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Benjamin Coffey

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Essex, Spotsylvania, Virginia
Death: January 04, 1834 (86)
Hawkins County, TN, United States
Place of Burial: Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, United States of America
Immediate Family:

Son of John D. Coffey, Sr and Jane Coffey
Husband of Mary Polly Hayes and Mary "Polly" Coffey
Father of George Coffey; Jesse Coffey; Elizabeth Coffey; Sarah Coffey; Joel Coffey and 9 others
Brother of Rev. James Edwin Coffey; William Coffey; John D Coffey; Edward Stewart Coffey; Winifred Moran and 6 others

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About Benjamin Coffey

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A023804

Was in the Revolutionary War Pension #51655.

Lived on the Yadkin River in Wilkes County, North Carolina.


Birth 1747 Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA Death 4 Jan 1834 (aged 86–87) Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA Burial Cremated, Other, Specifically: Cemetery Unknown Memorial ID 40391091 · View Source BENJAMIN (S/O JOHN)5 COFFEY (JOHN (S/O EDWARD)4, EDWARD (S/O JOHN SR. )3, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1) was born 1747 in Spotsylvania Co., VA, and died Jan 04, 1834 in Hawkins Co., TN. He married MARY 'POLLY' HAYES Abt. 1775 in Burkes, North Carolina, daughter of JESSE HAYES. She was born 1760 in North Carolina, and died in Tennessee. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Benjamin Coffey was a Private in the NC line during the Revolutionary War. He applied for and then received his pension on September 30, 1833 while living in Hawkins County, TN. He died January 4, 1834 after receiving $113.33.

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Benjamin Coffey's Timeline

1747
October 9, 1747
Essex, Spotsylvania, Virginia
1768
1768
Albemarle, Virginia, United States
1774
1774
Wilkes Co., North Carolina
1776
October 15, 1776
North Carolina, United States
1779
1779
North Carolina, United States
1779
Rowan, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
1779
Rowan, North Carolina, USA
1782
April 1, 1782
Rowan County, NC, United States
1785
1785
North Carolina, United States
1785
North Carolina, United States