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David Coffman
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Birth: May 22, 1779
Hempfield
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1864
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA

"OBSERVER and REPORTER"
Sept. 14, 1864
"David Coffman, 80, died on the 9th, at the home of his son-in-law John Lungenfelter."

While David's memorial states he was born in VA, he was actual born in Lancaster Co., PA. Please see his grandfather's bio, Rev. Michael Kauffman F-a-Grave Memorial # 72265531, to understand the family migration to VA, back to PA and then return to VA.

David's mother was Elizabeth Reist, 1775-1788, dau of John Reist and Elizabeth Longnecker, first wife of his father Samuel H. Kauffman. Burial location not found. Feb 2013

A GENEALOGY and HISTORY of the KAUFFMAN-COFFMAN FAMILIES, by Charles Fahs Kauffman, Author, York, PA, 1940, pg(s) 554-555. [E34]


Note:
When researching early records for this family, the surname may be found spelled both as Kauffman and/or Coffman. Early members of this family were German speaking and relied on English speaking county officials who made the entries in the record books. WN 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel H. Kauffman (1752 - 1828)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Cassell Coffman (1791 - 1867)
 
 Children:
  Julia Ann Coffman Elmore (1815 - 1905)*
  Hulda Coffman Dunn (1817 - 1855)*
  Samuel David Coffman (1818 - 1903)*
  Emily Coffman Huggins (1827 - 1894)*
  John Jefferson Coffman (1828 - 1882)*
 
 Siblings:
  Barbara Kauffman Neff (1774 - 1840)*
  Elizabeth Reist Kauffman Neff (1776 - 1853)*
  David Coffman (1779 - 1864)
  John Kauffmann (1783 - 1841)*
  Anna Kauffman Showalter (1794 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section H
 
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Originally Created by: nk
Record added: Nov 03, 2012
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David Coffman
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