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Wilbur Barry Coon
Birth: Apr. 3, 1870
Death: Jul. 13, 1926

Business magnate. He was one of the most succesful shoe manufacturers of his time, selling to almost 10,000 dealers worldwide. His main trade was in children's shoes and women's fashion styles, but during World War I he provided shoes and boots for combat soldiers. His family monument was commissioned from Tiffany Studios of New York and required a special train to transport it.  (bio by: Mount Hope NY) 
 
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 Children:
  Jeanette Esther Coon Phelps (1902 - 1994)*
  Wilbur Levis Coon (1906 - 1965)*
 
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Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Rochester
Monroe County
New York, USA
Plot: Section MM Lot 249
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7982514
Wilbur Barry Coon
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Wilbur Barry Coon
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Wilbur Barry Coon
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