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Alexander Coppage, Sr

Death Oct 1862 (aged 69–70)
Casey County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Jacktown, Casey County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 70483642 · View Source
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Husband of Sarah "Sally" Malone Coppage. Father of Alexander "Alex" Coppage III. Son of Moses Aaron Coppage/ Coppedge and Mary Jane Catlett Coppage/ Coppedge. Alexander Coppage SR. was hanged from a mulberry tree in 1862 during the Civil War, by a "mob" of Confederates & sympathizers, due to being suspected of being a Unionist. Believed to be buried at the old Coppage Graveyard in Casey County, Kentucky, which is located in the Jacktown area, on the site of old Vernon Lynn Farm, along with several other Coppage family marked and unmarked gravesites; per info found online under Casey County cemeteries indexed by volunteers. Graveyard may be located on private property.

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  • Created by: genie-in-az
  • Added: 28 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70483642
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Coppage, Sr (1792–Oct 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70483642, citing Coppage Graveyard, Jacktown, Casey County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by genie-in-az (contributor 46847723) .