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Dr Laurence Henry Coffey
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1875
Caldwell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 1944
Caldwell County
North Carolina, USA

Laurence H. Coffey compiled the book "Thomas Coffey and his Descendants" which was published by his cousin Newell Sanders. From his biography in the book: "Born December 23, 1875, on Mulberry Creek, two miles east of Collettsville, in Caldwell County, North Carolina. He received a common school education in various country schools near home and in Lenoir. He kept a country store and post office at Collettsville for a number of years, 1892-1897. With his father he farmed the home place for several years thereafter. He attended medical college at Medical College of Va., Richmond, Virginia, 1902-1906. Practiced medicine in Caldwell County, North Carolina, 1906-1922. Served as county health officer and quarantine officer 1915-1922. On Caldwell County Exemption Board as examiner during term of the World War. He resided in Lenoir, 1911-1922, and in Lakeland, Florida, 1922-1929. Returned to his home in Lenoir, N.C., 1929, where he now resides." 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Clay Coffey (1841 - 1906)
  Sephronia Tate Coffey Coffey (1841 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Adah Mae Costner Coffey (1884 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Alda Coffey (1910 - 1910)*
 
 Sibling:
  Charles Daniel Coffey (1869 - 1950)*
  Laurence Henry Coffey (1875 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moore-David Cemetery
Collettsville
Caldwell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Janet Amtower
Record added: May 17, 2010
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Dr Laurence Henry Coffey
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Dr Laurence Henry Coffey
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Dr Laurence Henry Coffey
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RIP Cousin! Thanks for your book "Thomas Coffey and His Descendants"!
- Shadowbrooke
 Added: Dec. 8, 2010
 
 
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