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William Coburn
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1870
Saline County
Kansas, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1933
Saline County
Kansas, USA

s/o James & Sarah M. Coburn

h/o Hannah McVittie

William was born in Walnut Township, Saline County, KS Oct. 7, 1870 to young homesteaders James & Sarah Coburn from Pennsylvania. After his father's early demise from pneumonia in 1873, William was taken back to Pennsylvania by his mother. There in Philadelphia County, PA William was raised and educated by his paternal grandparents John & Jane Coburn.

William returned to Kansas with his grandparents in 1884. Here he met and married Miss Hannah McVittie. They were married in her father's home on his homestead in Liberty Twp.

William & Hannah continued to farm the McVittie homestead and raise their son Samuel Jasper until William's death Oct. 1, 1933 of diabetes.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Coburn (1846 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah McVittie Coburn (1868 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Samuel Jasper Coburn (1899 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
FATHER & MOTHER
Till We Shall Meet and Never Part

 
Note: William Shares A Tombstone with Wife Hannah
 
Burial:
Gypsum Hill Cemetery
Salina
Saline County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Sec. 03, Lot 38, Space 13
 
Created by: Sondra Coburn
Record added: Feb 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65490284
William Coburn
Added by: Sondra Coburn
 
William Coburn
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Added by: Sarah Lee
 
 
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- Sondra
 Added: Feb. 12, 2011
 
 
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