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James Cofer
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Birth: 1823
Death: 1871

Father: Thomas B. Cofer (1840 Census of Gwinnett Co. GA)
Spouse: Charity Mary Wilson 1820 - 1886
I. William C. Cofer, farmer, b. 1842 Gwinnett Co., Ga. m. 2/14/1861, Sarah Ann Hazlerags. Listed 1880 Gwinnett Census with wife, Eveline, b. 1847, having issue: William P., b. 1862; Samantha J., b. 1865; Henry J., b.1872; Sophia E., b. 1875; Darling J., son, b. 1877; Sytha A., b. 1879, all Gwinnett Co., Ga.
II. Molley Evaline Cofer, b. 1849 Gwinnett Co., Ga.
III. Frances C. Cofer, b. 1848 Gwinnett Co., Ga.
IV. Elizabeth Cofer, b. 1852 Gwinnett Co., Ga.
V. Darling Dilmus Cofer, farmer, b. 1854 Gwinnett Co. m. Anna E. Wood 9/14/1873 Gwinnett Co., listed 1880 Gwinnett Census, issue: Sarah, b. 1874, d. 1937 m. Thomas Rutledge; Eugenia, b. 1877, d. 1935 m. John Hay; James R., b. 1879, d. 1925 m. Stella Hannah; William Thomas, b.
7/30/1883, d. 1953 m. Cora Lanier; Pearl, 1889-1908; Susie, 1893-1953 m. William Brown.
VI. Clementine Cofer, b. 1856 Gwinnett Co., Ga.
VII. Emily Cofer, b. 1860 Gwinnett Co., Ga.
VIII. Thomas P. Cofer, b. 8/27/1844 Cobb Co., Ga. m. 4/21/1867 DeKalb Co., Francis V. Landford, b. 5/29/1896 Gwinnett Co. Thomas drew his confederate pension in 1895, d. Gwinnett 5/1896. Frances made her application for widow's pension 8/1910, receiving it until her death, 2/2/1917, Fulton Co., Ga. They had eleven children: Pernelia A., 12/26/1868-1954 m, 8/1/1886 Emory Buchanan, lived Atlanta; William T, 1870-1899; Naomi W., 1873-1896; Dilmos J., b. 1875; Jesse M., 2/17/1879-1949 m. Bessie Matthews; Permelia Clementine 8/27/1880-4/2/1964 m. 1898 Gladstone Snell; Mary Luzannie "Zane", 1883-1943, m. 1899 Clark Connor; John Jefferson, 4/4/1885 -7/4/1972 m. 3/1/1914, Effie Carolyn Brooks; George West, 1887-1964 m. Mae Ponder; Warner S. 1889-1962 m. Louvenia Gilleland; and Robert W. 1891-1924.
Family links: 
  Charity Mary Wilson Cofer (1820 - 1886)
  William Caughtus Cofer (1842 - 1926)*
  Thomas Pinckney Cofer (1844 - 1896)*
  Darling Dilmus Cofer (1854 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Anyone knowing the whereabouts of his burial site, please edit w/ that info.
Created by: Ray Bobo
Record added: Apr 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88480568


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