Capt Stephen Andrew Cohee

Capt Stephen Andrew Cohee

Fredericktown, Cecil County, Maryland, USA
Death 7 Mar 1932 (aged 73)
Edgewood, Harford County, Maryland, USA
Burial Chesapeake City, Cecil County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row 13 Center to Rear
Memorial ID 66645531 · View Source
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Stephen is the first son of Benjamin Franklin and Amanda Jane (Covey) Cohee. He married Annie Jane (Meekins) at Trinity Church, Elkton, Maryland in 1883. Stephen and Annie had eight children: William Rutter (1884-1945), Myrtle May (1886-1933), Alverta (1888-1950), James Franklin (1892-1953), Charles Homer (1896-1931), Mary Monica (1897-1918), Alice Lillian (1901-1975) and Agnes Gladys (1904-1983).

His wife Annie died in 1904. Stephen remarried in 1905 to the widow Agnes (Evans) Carnes. Agnes did not have any children with Stephen. She helped raise the young girls.

Capt. Stephen A Cohee was the lighthouse keeper at Pooles Island. He received a provisional appt: 24 NOV 1893 and permanent appt: 16 Mar 1894. He resigned from this post in the Fall of 1915.

At age 58 he volunteered for the Naval Reserve Force during World War I.

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  • Created by: Stephen A Conner
  • Added: 8 Mar 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66645531
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Stephen Andrew Cohee (17 Jan 1859–7 Mar 1932), Find a Grave Memorial no. 66645531, citing Bethel Cemetery, Chesapeake City, Cecil County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Stephen A Conner (contributor 47416845) .