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Dr Printiss E Coon

Dr Printiss E Coon

Birth
Angelica, Allegany County, New York, USA
Death 7 Jul 1894 (aged 74)
Adams, Adams County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Grand Marsh, Adams County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot inner section – south of rock
Memorial ID 67517871 · View Source
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Died,in the town of Adams,July 7th 1894,at his home,Dr. Prentiss Coon.

Mr Coon was born in the town of Angelica, New York, on November 21st, 1819. He commenced his Christian life at the age of 14 years. He was married in 1840 to Cynthia Rilla Flint, and moved to Rock county, Wisconsin in 1845. He studied medicine at Milton. He came to Adams county in 1870, where he resided up to the time of his death. He leaves to mourn his loss, besides his aged and feeble compainion, three childern, all living in the town of Adams, as follows: sons, Stephen Joseph, Edwin James, and daughter, Lillie E, wife of Elwayne Babcock. His funeral took place at his former dwelling on July 9th, and was largely attended. Many expressions of affection and regret at the loss of one so kind, upright and worthy of a man were heard on all sides.


Another Bio for Dr Prentiss Coon:

"The Sabbath Recorder", Vol 50, No 29, p 464, July 19, 1894.
At Adams Centre, Wis., July 7, 1894, of complicated disease caused bythe grip, Prentiss Coon, in the 73d year of his age.
The subject of this notice was born in Angelica, now Amity, N. Y.,Nov. 21, 1819. At the age of 14 he professed religion and was baptizedby Eld. Stillman Coon and joined the Amity Church at the time of itsorganization. Bro. Coon was married to Cynthia Flint, daughter ofJoseph and Elizabeth Green Flint, Nov. 26, 1840. For five years helived in the town where he was born, working at the carpenter’s andcooper’s trades, studying medicine as opportunity would permit. InJuly, 1845, he moved to Milton, Wis., where for three years he lived onhis farm, still gleaning what he could from medical books. He finallyrented the farm, and studying medicine with A. B. Crouch, received acertificate for a diploma in 1849. He then moved to Albion, Wis., wherehe practiced medicine for a year, then returned to Milton, where helived until the fall of 1870. Then he came to Adams Centre, Wis., wherehe followed the practice of medicine until too feeble to ride. Heleaves an aged wife and three children to mourn their loss. The funeraldiscourse was preached by Rev. J. H. McChesney. Text, “Blessed in thesight of the Lord is the death of his saints.” E. B.


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  • Created by: William C Coon
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67517871
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Printiss E Coon (21 Nov 1819–7 Jul 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67517871, citing Gould Rock Cemetery, Grand Marsh, Adams County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by William C Coon (contributor 46942623) .