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Mary Boscawen Coffin
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1530
Cornwall, England
Death: Sep. 4, 1622
Devon, England

Mary Boscawen was born abt. 20 Jan,1530 in Penkivel, Cornwall, England to Hugh Boscawen and Phillippa (Carminowe)Boscawen. Mary was Christened abt. 20 January,1532. Mary married Peter Coffyn(Coffin) in 1560, Brixton, Devonshire, England. Mary was a 11th generation descendant of Boscawens and Carminowe's that led back to Roger Carminowe, Roger Carminowe held a Knight's Fee in 1173 AD and was a Witness in 1220. Mary was buried at the church of St. Michael, St. Michael Penkivel, Tresillian, Truro, Cornwall--Postal Code TR24AJ, between Falmouth and Truro, and about 40 miles from Plymouth, Cornwall. The church is small and usually open and unattended. Mary is buried beneath the floor, her grave marked by a 17th century brass plate, which shows a full body likeness of her and states;(see attached scan.)"HERE LYETH THE BODY OF MARIE THE WIDDOW OF PETER COFFIN GENT & 4TH DAUGHTER OF HUGH BOSCAWEN OF TREGOTHNAN ESQ WHO DYED YE 4TH DAY OF SEPTEMBER 1622 AGED 71 YEARES" 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh Boscawen (1515 - 1559)
  Phillipa Carminowe Boscawen (1508 - 1563)
 
 Spouse:
  Peter Coffin (1535 - 1613)*
 
 Children:
  Nicholas Coffin (1561 - 1613)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Boscawen Coffin (1530 - 1622)
  Nicholas Boscawen (1541 - 1626)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Michaels Church
Truro
Cornwall Unitary Authority
Cornwall, England
Plot: Under Church Floor
 
Created by: Robert Dunbar Austin Jr
Record added: Dec 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102479412
Mary <i>Boscawen</i> Coffin
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Mary <i>Boscawen</i> Coffin
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Mary <i>Boscawen</i> Coffin
Added by: Robert Dunbar Austin Jr
 
 
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- Sandy Jensen
 Added: Jun. 14, 2016

- Misty Dawn
 Added: Mar. 4, 2016
My 12th great grandmother. Rest in peace.
- KATHY REHME
 Added: Feb. 27, 2016
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