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Re: Malcijah Benjamin "Kige" HIGHSMITH 1827-1893 m:Evaline COUPEE (?)
Posted by: Sheryl Williams (ID *****7003) Date: October 28, 2007 at 21:34:04
In Reply to: Malcijah Benjamin "Kige" HIGHSMITH 1827-1893 m:Evaline COUPEE (?) by Sheryl Williams of 567

Evaline COUPEE m: Malcijah Benjamin (Kige) HIGHSMITH, Bastrop Co., TX


http://genforum.genealogy.com/coop/messages/342.html
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Thanks for your response. When I see the spelling it makes me think of a French pronunciation, cou-pe'. Of course, I really have no clue. This is the only spelling I have been able to locate for Evaline.

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Malcijah Benjamin (Kige) HIGHSMITH, son of Teresa (Williams) HIGHSMITH and Samuel HIGHSMITH, Capt., was born 17 May 1827 in Old Caney, Bazoria Co., Texas, and died 4 May 1893 in Bastrop, Texas.
He married Evaline COUPEE 1851 in Bastrop Co., Texas.



Frontier Times Magazine
http://www.frontiertimesmagazine.com/0440.html
Vol 17 # 7 April 1940

CAPTAIN HIGHSMITH'S REPORT

Of His Expedition For The Exploration Of A Route To Presidio Del Rio Grande And Paso Del Norte.

By Col. P. Hansbrough Bell, Com'd'g Frontier, dated San Antonio, Dec. 15, 1848

Mentions: 2d Lieut. Williams * Dr. Barton * John Conner * Col. J. C. Hays * San Carlos * Fort Leaton * Brady's Creek * Llano Station * Paso del Norte * Col. Bell * Gen. Edward Burileson * Mrs. S. C. Downing of Hutto, Texas * Rev. John McCullough * Mr. Fish * Mrs. Mary A. Maverick * Capt. Albert Highsmith * Col. Milam * Col. P. H. Bell * P. M. Hamer * Santa Rosa Hospital * Mrs. Albert Maverick of Sunshine Ranch, San Antonio * Miss Evaline Coupee * Sarah Jane, married John Tomlinson * Amanda Louisa. married John H Armstrong * Sarah A. McCutcheon * Edwin Highsmith * Lelia A. Dabney * Mrs. Terressa Highsmith *

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Alternate spelling: Evalline Coupee


There is a reference to a Gen. Cooper in this Frontier Times Edition, but have no clue if there is a connection to Evaline Coupee.



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