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Henry Clay Folger

Ancestry of
Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil


    James Coffin

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    • 6th Great-grandfather of Henry Clay Folger — 9th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 360 
    • Birth Date:
    • 12 Aug 1640 
    • Birth Location:
    • England 
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    • Death Date:
    • 28 Jul 1720 
    • Death Location:
    • Nantucket, Cape Cod, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 3 Dec 1663 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts 
    • Children:

    • James Coffin Jr. (Ahnentafel No:180 )

      Mary Coffin

      Abigail Coffin

      Nathaniel Coffin

      John Coffin

      Dinah Coffin

      Elizabeth Coffin

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  • Sources for James Coffin

    • 1 History of North Carolina, Vol. 6: North Carolina Biography , Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company (1919) , 290, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 5, p. 542, Death record for daughter Dinah Starbuck.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 5, p. 310, Death record for daughter Mary Gardner.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Salisbury, Vol. 1, p. 477, Marriage record for James Coffyn and Mary Severans.
    • 5 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 1, pp. 237-312, Birth recs for children of James Coffin and Mary Severance.
    • 6 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket, Vol. 1, p. 283, Birth record for son James Coffin.
    • 7 New England Historical and Genealogical Register , (New England Historic and Genealogical Society ), 1870, Vol. 24, pp. 150-151.
    • 8 Cornell, Thomas C. , Adam and Anne Mott: Their Ancestors and Their Descendants , Poughkeepsie, New York: A.V. Haight, Printer (1890) , 322, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 9 Cutter, William Richard , Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of the State of Massachusetts, Vol ume 1 , New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1910) , 184.
    • 10 Macy, Silvanus Jenkins , Genealogy of the Early Generations of the Coffin Family in New England , Boston: David Clapp and Son, Printers (1870) , 2, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
    • 12 Roberts, Gary Boyd , Notable Ki n, Volume 1 , Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1998) , 148, 204.
    • 13 Starbuck, Alexander , The History of Nantucket County, Island and Town including Genealogies of First Settlers , Boston: C. E. Goodspeed and Co. (1924) , 699, Ancestry.com (Online Database).