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Peter Coffin

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: First Parish Burying Ground, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Tristram Coffin and Judith Coffin
Husband of Apphia Coffin
Father of Judith Bartlett; Tristram Coffin; Apphia Jaques; Hannah Coffin and Sarah Coffin
Brother of Judith Sanborn; Deborah Knight; Mary Little (Coffin); James Coffin; John Coffin and 4 others
Half brother of Sarah Hale; Elizabeth Clark; Daniel Somerby and John Somerby

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About Peter Coffin

Peter Coffin - "These were the descendants of that branch of Tristram Coffin's family who settled in and around Newbury"

from History of the Town of Gloucester: Cape Ann By John James Babson. Page 65

Peter Coffin was son of Tristram Coffin of Newbury, where the family settled early. He came to Gloucester in 1688, and occupied the large tract of land, of about five hundred acres, between Annisquam and Chcbacco Rivers (originally granted to William Stevens), that his father had purchased the same year of Jonathan Willoughby of London. How long he remained here is uncertain. Two daughters (Hannah and Judith) were born, by his wife Afiah, within three years after he came.


Sources

  1. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=9400235&ref=wvr
  2. http://www.nantuckethistoricalassociation.net/bgr/BGR-o/p387.htm#i11627
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Peter Coffin's Timeline

1667
July 27, 1667
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
1691
1691
Age 23
Essex, MA, USA
1696
August 10, 1696
Age 29
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
1707
May 9, 1707
Age 39
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
1746
January 19, 1746
Age 78
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
1746
Age 78
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1906
January 30, 1906
Age 78
1921
August 3, 1921
Age 78
1944
January 10, 1944
Age 78
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