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Henry Clay Folger

Ancestry of
Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil


    James Coffin Jr.

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    • 5th Great-grandfather of Henry Clay Folger — 8th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 180 
    • Birth Date:
    • 9 Jul 1664 
    • Birth Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 2 Aug 1741 
    • Death Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • from 19 Mar 1692 to 19 May 1692 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • Some sources give James Coffin's death date as 8th month indicating OCT and not AUG as death month. However the dates come from private records of the 19th century's William C. Folger and have been interpreted as though written in the 19th century.

  • Additional marriages for James Coffin Jr.


    • Spouse:
    • Love Gardner
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1690

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  • Sources for James Coffin Jr.

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 1, p. 283, Birth record for James Coffin.
    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 1, p. 272, Birth record for son George Coffin.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 5, p. 160, Death record for James Coffin.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 3, p. 274, Marriage record for James Coffin Jr and Ruth Gardner.