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Coffin Family History

Coffin Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Name Distribution of Coffin Families

Coffin census records

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Coffin Family Origin

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Coffin Family Occupations

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Military Service by Coffin

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