Zenas Coffin (1764 - 1828)

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Birthplace: Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died
Managed by: Stephenie Anne Andrew
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About Zenas Coffin

Charles G was the son of Captain Zenas Coffin and Abial Gardner the sixth child of their eight children His father was an exceedingly enterprising and successful shipmaster in the whaling service He owned many whaling ships and carried on a large mercantile business at Nantucket for many years So extensive were his commercial operations that he found it to his interest to be his own insurer on his ships He died at the age of sixty four His widow lived to be ninety two


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Zenas Coffin's Timeline

June 3, 1764
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
March 20, 1807
Age 42
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
July 6, 1828
Age 64