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Capt Robert Coleman
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1748
County Donegal, Ireland
Death: Aug. 14, 1825
Lancaster
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA

Robert Coleman was married to Ann (Old) Coleman. He became a wealthy ironmaster. She is also buried in St. James' Cemetery. He was a Second Lt. in 1776, a First Lt. in 1793 and a Captain in 1794.

Coleman, Robert: delegate to State Convention which ratified the Constitution of the United States; member of Legislature; associate judge of Lancaster County; most successful iron-master of Lancaster County; warden of St. James'.
[The History of St. James' Church, H.M.J. Klein & William F. Diller, 1944 - p. 321.]

Children of Robert and Ann Old Coleman:
Margaret Coleman
13 Oct 1774 in Salford Forge, Norristown, Pennsylvania
William Coleman
28 Feb 1776 in Salford Forge, Norristown, Pennsylvania
Elizabeth Coleman
22 Jul 1778 in Lancaster Cty, Pennsylvania
Peter Coleman
26 Aug 1782 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Stephen Chambers Coleman
13 Jun 1786 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Robert Coleman
25 Apr 1788 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
George Coleman
5 Jul 1790 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Edward Coleman
4 Jul 1792 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Thomas Bird Coleman
4 Sep 1794 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Anne Caroline Coleman
18 Oct 1796 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Harriet Coleman
4 Feb 1799 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Sarah Hand Coleman
31 Jul 1802 in Elizabeth Farms, Lancaster, Pennsylvania


He built part of the stone house that's now included in Elizabeth Farms in Brickerville, Lancaster County Pennsylvania. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ann Old Coleman (1756 - 1844)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Coleman Hemphill (1774 - 1853)*
  William Coleman (1776 - 1837)*
  Elizabeth Coleman Hall (1778 - 1858)*
  Robert Coleman (1788 - 1811)*
  George Coleman (1790 - 1821)*
  Edward Coleman (1792 - 1841)*
  Thomas Bird Coleman (1794 - 1836)*
  Ann Caroline Coleman (1796 - 1819)*
  Harriet Coleman (1799 - 1810)*
  Sarah Hand Coleman (1802 - 1825)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery
Lancaster
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: #189
GPS (lat/lon): 40.03993, -76.30344
 
Maintained by: George S. Ellington
Originally Created by: Nancy Gibson Lowe
Record added: Apr 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26111141
Capt Robert Coleman
Added by: George S. Ellington
 
Capt Robert Coleman
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- Lostnfog & family
 Added: Mar. 27, 2011

- kim bara
 Added: Jun. 21, 2010
Thanks you for serving our country from 1776-1794. Rest in peace Captain Coleman.
- Nancy Gibson Lowe
 Added: May. 22, 2009
 
 
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