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Re: Charles Coffman WOOSTER
Posted by: Anisah S. David (ID *****9046) Date: March 09, 2008 at 17:39:27
In Reply to: Charles Coffman WOOSTER by John Tison of 265

I am not sure if my COFFMAN's are related to your WOOSTERs, however Elias Strickler Coffman & Jennette Coffman lived in Mitchell county & it was not uncommon in the family to give the children the mother's maiden name, as their middle name. So Strickler for example is the maiden name of Elias' mother. I know that Elias J Coffman, born 1840 along with his wife, Carry, lived on the family farm with his widowed mother, Jennetta in 1870 in Grasshopper Falls, Mitchell Co., Kansas. Could this be a relation?



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