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Moses Aaron Coppedge
Birth: Nov. 9, 1735
Wicomico Church
Northumberland County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1801
Washington County
Kentucky, USA

Son of Charles Coppage of Virginia (circa 1687-1750) and Lucy Sarah Lunsford (circa 1718- 1748). Husband of Mary Jane Catlett (1738- 1812). They were married 26 July 1764 in Fauguier, Virginia. They were parents of Travis Coppage/ Coppedge and at least 12 other children. Moses Aaron Coppedge (Coppage) was a footsoldier in the French-Indian War from Prince William County, Virginia. He was also a soldier in the Revolutionary War, Virginia Colonial Militia. He first came to Kentucky in a party led by Daniel Boone when daughter Margaret 'Peggy' was abt 7 years old", circa 1777- 1780. SOURCE: Coppage-Coppedge Chronicle 1542-1975 pg 261.

Washington County, KY became part of Marion County circa 1834. Moses Aaron Coppedge MAY be Buried at Coppage Cemetery Graveyard or Old Liberty Cemetery-near Bradfordsville in what is now Marion County, Kentucky in a marked or unmarked grave, near to grandaughter Lucinda Coppage Burke and grandson Fielding Coppage/ Coppedge and other Coppage kin. The old Coppage Graveyard may be on private property. Several Coppage kin are buried in Old Liberty Cemetery. See source: "Welch and Allied Families" 251-252.

MOSES COPPEDGE (1735-1801) (See Chapter Four, "Coppage-Choppedge Chronicle 1542- 1975"), "moved at an early age to Prince William County, Va., where in 1756 he was a foot-soldier against the French; in this same year he qualified to receive his share of his father Charles's estate, having previously been left a bequest by his uncle James ; he was on the Fauquier Rent Roll, 1770 for 275 acres of land ; he m. Mary Jane Catlett, dau, John, son Wm., son David, son Nicholas, son Col. John Catlett from Sittingburne in Kent; Mary Jane was related in some way to Lord Fairfax, whose coach passed down in the Catlett family, and the door is now a carved tobacco stand; Mary Jane was descended from a sister of the great Sir Francis Bacon through the Woodhouses and Meriwethers ; she was related in some way to the family of Col. Raleigh Travers of Lancaster. The Coppedges moved to Ky. about 1777-9 and handed down a tradition of life in forts; two sons, Wm. and Alexander, were wounded by Indians, the latter mortally". 
Family links: 
  Charles Coppedge (1687 - 1750)
  Lucy Sarah Lunsford Coppedge (1718 - 1748)
  Mary Jane Catlett Coppedge (1738 - 1815)
  Travis Coppedge (1767 - 1860)*
  Alexander Carroll Coppedge (1771 - 1838)*
  Mary Coppedge Burnett (1775 - 1822)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Liberty Cemetery
Marion County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: genie-in-az
Record added: Jul 09, 2011
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Moses Aaron Coppedge
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 Added: Jun. 11, 2017
My fifth great grandfather. From your fifth great grandson in Jefferson Barracks, Mo.
- Michael Coppage
 Added: Oct. 9, 2016

- Linda "Sunny" Howe
 Added: Aug. 4, 2016
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