|Posted By:||Carl Robert Coe|
|Subject:||Re: Kerns, Coe family in Virginia|
|Post Date:||April 13, 2008 at 02:49:17|
|Forum:||Kerns Family Genealogy Forum|
Below is the entry on Emily Sophia Coe and Rev. John Edward Kerns from "The Coe Families of Maryland and Virginia" (Columbus, OH: 2002), 2:1005-1006.
Emily Sophia3 Coe (James2, William1), b. Oct. 10, 1836; d. 1896 in Jefferson Twp., Mercer Co., OH; m. Rev. John Edward Kerns, cooper, farmer and minister in the United Brethren in Christ Church, b. Sept. 6, 1832, in Frederick Co., VA, d. Nov. 1916 at Celina, OH, son of John Kelly and Mary (Kerns) Grant. In 1860 they lived on the Isaac Shanholtz farm near Cross Junction, VA. Shortly afterward they moved to Fayette and then Greene Co., OH. In 1876 they moved to Coldwater, Mercer Co., OH. Burial was at Swamp College Cemetery, Mercer County. Children (1 - 4 b. in Frederick County, VA): Wilson S., b. 1854; William B., b. April 12, 1857; Mary L., b. 1860; Alfred Thomas, b. Sept. 13, 1861; Charles, b. Sept. 1, 1865, in Maryland; George, b. 1868 in Fayette Co., OH; Ellen, b. 1871; Emma, b. 1873; John, b. 1874; Estella, b. 1880 at Coldwater, OH; Firty, b. 1889 at Coldwater, OH.
I hope this is helpful.
Carl Robert Coe
Marysville, OH 43040-9012