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Benjamin Coffin

Birthdate:
Birthplace: USA, Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of James Coffin, Jr. and Ruth Coffin (Gardner)
Husband of Rebecca Coffin and Hannah Coffin
Father of Capt. Elisha Coffin; Susan (Susanna) Pinkham; Eliakim Coffin, Captain; Capt. Bartlett Coffin; Benjamin Coffin and 4 others
Brother of George Coffin; Sarah Gardner; Nathan Coffin; Elisha Coffin; Joshua Coffin and 6 others
Half brother of Benoni Coffin

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About Benjamin Coffin

Benjamin Coffin

  • Father* James Coffin b. 1664, d. 2 Aug 1741
  • Mother* Ruth Gardner b. 26 Jan 1676, d. 4 Oct 1748

Benjamin Coffin was born on 16 November 1718. He married Rebecca Coffin, daughter of Bartlett Coffin and Judith Bunker, in 1738 or 1739; Benjamin's 1st wife. Benjamin Coffin married Hannah Bunker, daughter of Jabez Bunker and Hannah Gardner, after 1764; Hannah was Benjamin's 2nd wife. No children. Benjamin Coffin died on 28 December 1793 at age 75.

Family 1

  1. Rebecca Coffin b. 9 Dec 1721, d. 12 Oct 1764

Their children

  1. Elishai Coffin+ b. 21 Mar 1740
  2. Rebecca Coffin+ b. 4 Mar 1742, d. 27 Oct 1826
  3. Benjamin Coffin+ b. 12 Sep 1744, d. 3 Aug 1812
  4. Lurania Coffin+ b. 12 Sep 1746, d. 5 Dec 1821
  5. Susan (Susanna) Coffin+ b. 6 Sep 1748, d. 1 Jul 1827
  6. Seth Coffin+ b. 25 Jun 1753, d. 16 Jan 1830
  7. Ruth Coffin+ b. 15 Oct 1755, d. 29 Nov 1846
  8. Bartlett Coffin+ b. 14 Jun 1756, d. 7 Feb 1793
  9. Eliakim Coffin+ b. 29 Apr 1761, d. 1784

Family 2

  1. Hannah Bunker b. 1722, d. 24 Sep 1806
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Benjamin Coffin's Timeline

1718
November 16, 1718
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts
1740
March 21, 1740
Age 21
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, USA
1742
March 4, 1742
Age 23
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
1744
September 12, 1744
Age 25
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
1746
April 12, 1746
Age 27
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
1748
September 6, 1748
Age 29
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
1753
June 25, 1753
Age 34
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
1756
June 14, 1756
Age 37
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
1761
1761
Age 42
1793
December 28, 1793
Age 75
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States