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Dr Isaac Coe

Dr Isaac Coe

Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Death 30 Jul 1855 (aged 73)
Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA
Burial Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Plot Sec: 1, Lot: 67
Memorial ID 45907990 · View Source
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DR ISAAC7 COE, MD (Ebenezer6, Dea. Joseph5, Capt. Joseph4, Capt. John3, Robert2, Robert1), born in Morris County, NJ, July 25, 1782, in early manhood lived several years at Utica, NY, where he engaged in the manufacture of glass. Later he studied medicine at Rutgers College, receiving the degree of MD in 1815, and practiced with his brother Ebenezer in Berkeley County, VA, until about 1822 when he became one of the founders of Indianapolis, IN, where he continued in his profession and died.

He married Oct. 11, 1805, REBECCA COOK, born Jan. 16, 1782. Daughter of Maj. Daniel Cook of Geneva, NY.

Father: Ebenezer Coe b: 19 JUL 1755 in Middlefield, Middlesex County, CT USA
Mother: Cleopatra Conklin b: 24 DEC 1750 in Long Island, NY USA

Marriage: Rebecca Cook b: 16 JAN 1782 in NY USA
•Married: 11 OCT 1805 in Utica, Oneida County, NY USA
COE, Isaac of Galena, dated June 5, 1855, proved Aug 22, 1855.

To third daughter Alma C. SICKELS and my son Henry COE household furniture and wearing apparel except my medical and other books and medicines to be divided among my heirs.

$500 to sons of Alma C. SICKELS $500, if they shall enter the ministry in connection with Old School Presbyterian Church.

to granddaughter Eliza B. SHARP, $50 per year for ten years

to nephew Rev. Charles AXTELL, $200.

to son Henry J. COE, $1000. As I expect to make my home with my son Henry J. COE during the remainder of my life, I give and bequeath to him the use of my real estate in said City of Galena for the term of 4 years after my decease.

One-third of remaining monies for benevolent and pious uses not to exceed $1000. One-third of the two-thirds to invest with the income to the children of my deceased daughter Maria or to their heirs.

Remaining one-third of the two-thirds to son Henry J. COE

The other one-third to daughter Alma C. SICKELS.

Executors: son-in-law James M. RAY of Indiana, son-in-law William SICKELS of Indiana, son Henry J. COE of Galena.

Witnesses: Nicholas STAHL and Thomas FOSTER.

William SICKLE and James M. RAY relinquished their right as executors in favor of Henry J. COE on Sept. 10, 1855. (Page 171)

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Gravesite Details burial: JUN 1,1867




  • Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 27 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45907990
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Isaac Coe (25 Jul 1782–30 Jul 1855), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45907990, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by John C. Anderson (contributor 47208015) .