Brigadier General John E. Coffee

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John E. Coffee

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Birthplace: Prince Edward County, Prince Edward County, VA, United States
Death: Died in McRae, GA, United States
Place of Burial: Washington D.C., District of Columbia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Coffee, Jr. and Sara Coffee (Smith)
Husband of Ann Penelope Bryan Coffee
Father of Sara Ann E. Coffee Wilcox; Peter Harrison Coffee Ⅰ; General John Bryant Coffee; Hill Bryan Coffee; Christopher Columbus Coffee and 1 other
Brother of Nancy Coffee; Sarah Coffee; Elizabeth Coffee and Susannah Coffee

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About Brigadier General John E. Coffee

http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=C000583

COFFEE, John, (1782 - 1836)

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COFFEE, John, a Representative from Georgia; born in Prince Edward County, Va., December 3, 1782; moved with his father to a plantation near Powelton, Hancock County, Ga., in 1800; settled in Telfair County in 1807 and engaged in agricultural pursuits; general of the State militia during the Creek War; cut a road through the State of Georgia (called Coffee Road) to carry munitions of war to Florida Territory to fight the Indians; member of the State senate 1819-1827; elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third and Twenty-fourth Congresses and served from March 4, 1833, until his death; was reelected to the Twenty-fifth Congress on October 3, 1836, announcement of his death not having been received; died on his plantation near Jacksonville, Telfair County, Ga., on September 25, 1836; interment on his plantation near Jacksonville, Ga.; reinterment in McRae Cemetery, McRae, Ga., in 1921.

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Brigadier General John E. Coffee's Timeline

1782
December 3, 1782
Prince Edward County, Prince Edward County, VA, United States
1810
May 25, 1810
Age 27
1811
October 9, 1811
Age 28
1813
September 28, 1813
Age 30
Hancock, GA, USA
1814
January 8, 1814
Age 31
Telfair County, Georgia, United States
1818
May 9, 1818
Age 35
Telfair, GA, USA
1827
March 1, 1827
Age 44
Telfair County, Georgia, United States
1836
September 25, 1836
Age 53
McRae, GA, United States
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Washington D.C., District of Columbia, USA