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Francis Marion Coulter
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1848
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1930
Marshalltown
Marshall County
Iowa, USA

Francis Marion Coulter was the eldest of 11 children of Samuel Coulter & Maria Bash. He married on September 25, 1867 in the Poweshiek County courthouse at Montezuma, Iowa, to Nancy Ellen Wood (1843-1919), daughter of Holofernes Wood & Inez Perkins. They had 8 children: Eva Maria, Alpha Mabel "Allie", Irving William (died in infancy), Ivey (died in infancy), Hattie Olive Patience Emma "Ollie", Albert Luther "Bert", Belle Inez Grace "Grace", and James Orville Coulter.

Francis Marion Coulter was Nancy Ellen's second husband. She married first on October 18, 1858, in Jay County, Indiana, to Phineas Irey (1834-1905). Phineas & Nancy had one daughter, Margaret "Maggie", born 1859 in Indiana. After her mother's remarriage, Maggie took her stepfather's surname. Phineas Irey's listing on FAG is #20025521.

Francis Marion Coulter died in his sleep while he was visiting his brother Aaron in Marshalltown, Iowa. His body---escorted by Aaron---was taken by train back to Conway Springs, Kansas, for burial beside his beloved wife. Also buried in the Coulter lot at Conway Springs is their daughter Alpha Mabel "Allie" Coulter who died unmarried at age 27 in 1899, plus other family members.

In the oval photograph, F.M. Coulter, right, is shown with his younger brother Aaron (1860-1945).
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Coulter (1825 - 1916)
  Maria Bash Coulter (1831 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Ellen Wood Coulter (1843 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Eva Maria Coulter Wilkason (1868 - 1924)*
  Alpha Mabel Coulter (1871 - 1899)*
  Hattie Olive Patience Coulter King (1876 - 1971)*
  Albert Luther Coulter (1878 - 1958)*
  Belle Inez Grace "Grace" Coulter Fulkerson (1880 - 1951)*
  James Orville "Jim" Coulter (1882 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Francis Marion Coulter (1848 - 1930)
  Emily Rosetta Coulter Dickerson (1851 - 1932)*
  Narcissa Priscilla Coulter Sanders (1853 - 1939)*
  Jerusha Ann Coulter Suter (1855 - 1933)*
  Mose Coulter (1858 - 1944)*
  Aaron Archie Coulter (1860 - 1945)*
  Julia Maria Coulter Crecelius (1863 - 1897)*
  Louisa Annette Coulter Specht (1865 - 1946)*
  Uriah Lee Coulter (1868 - 1941)*
  Florence A. Coulter Fetters (1870 - 1951)*
  Laura May Coulter Stackhouse (1874 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Conway Springs Cemetery
Conway Springs
Sumner County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: steven coulter
Record added: Oct 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22088851
Francis Marion Coulter
Added by: Shirley Hause
 
Francis Marion Coulter
Added by: steven coulter
 
Francis Marion Coulter
Added by: steven coulter
 
 
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~ Remembering ~
- Jan Sanford
 Added: Apr. 22, 2013
 
 
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