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 John Franklin Coffin

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John Franklin Coffin

  • Birth 2 Jul 1839 Hancock County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 10 Jan 1912 Hancock County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Westland, Hancock County, Indiana, USA
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  • Memorial ID 14173424

John Franklin Coffin was born in Blue River township in Hancock County, Indiana. His parents were Nathan Dix Coffin and Mary H. Wheeler.

He married his first wife, Mary C. Rawls, on Oct. 17, 1861. Their daughter Iola was born in 1865 and their son Oliver was born in 1866. Mary died in 1881.

On March 1, 1883, John married Mary "Mollie" Stewart, a music teacher from Franklin township, Montgomery County, Indiana. Their son Charles Earle Coffin was born in 1884 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.

John was a lifelong farmer and resident of Hancock County.

-Biography by Cindy Coffin

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  • Maintained by: Cindy K. Coffin
  • Originally Created by: genealogyfever
  • Added: 4 May 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14173424
  • Cindy K. Coffin
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Franklin Coffin (2 Jul 1839–10 Jan 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14173424, citing Westland Friends Church Cemetery, Westland, Hancock County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Cindy K. Coffin (contributor 47084179) .