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Descendants of Thomas Jefferson Coe & Morgan Davis Coe (Twins)

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COE, Thomas Jefferson, b. Jan. 16, 1861, Independence Co AR USA

Carl Robert Coe (View posts)
Posted: 1063667112000
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Surnames: COE

I was so delighted to see your post. It has been some time since I’ve heard from you. Are you still in Tignall, GA?

I have posted below information on Thomas Jefferson Coe and Morgan Davis Coe from page 179 of the book “The Coe Families of Maryland and Virginia.” A photo of Thomas Lee Coe is included in the book. In all, there are over one hundred pages of photos. For additional information, please see

73. MORGAN DAVIS7 COE (Thomas Jefferson6 (41), Isaiah5, John4, Timothy3, Timothy2, Timothy1) was born January 16, 1861, at Sulphur Rock, Independence County, AR. On April 11, 1881, he and his brothers Kirby and Thomas chose Leroy D. Smith as their guardian in order to collect money from the estate of their grandfather Coe of Wilson County, TN. He made his home at Newport, AR.

He married (1) January 30, 1890, in Jackson County, AR, Belle Roberts, born 1864, died 1896, daughter of B.F. Roberts; (2) January 29, 1896, in Jackson County, Martha Jane “Mattie” Rains, born January 1870 in TN; (3) October 5, 1921, Mrs. Winnie Lee Robertson.

Children (b. in Jackson County, AR):
131. i. JAMES HARDESTER, b. March 22, 1893.
ii. William Burley, b. Sept. 1897.
iii. Waman D., b. Oct. 23, 1901.
iv. Noreene, b. Nov. 26, 1904.
v. Rains, b. Dec. 10, 1906.

74. THOMAS JEFFERSON7 COE (Thomas Jefferson6 (41), Isaiah5, John4, Timothy3, Timothy2, Timothy1), a twin, was born January 16, 1861, at Sulphur Rock, AR. Said to have been an ordained Methodist minister, he died from pneumonia August 22, 1895, in Jackson County, AR. Burial was at Cheshire Cemetery, Elgin, AR.

He married December 21, 1882, in Jackson County, AR, Margaret Melvina “Meg” Akins, born December 20, 1858, in Montgomery County, AL, died December 19, 1944, at Moro, AR, daughter of James M. and Lucinda (Rankins) Akins. Mrs. Coe married (2) February 3, 1901, in Jackson County, AR, E.C. Brockmeyer, born 1869.

Children (b. in Independence County, AR):
i. Lillie Mae, b. Sept. 16,.
ii. Lucy J., b. July 7, 1886.
iii. Nellie Maude, d. before 1900.
132. iv. THOMAS LEE, b. July 2, 1890.
v. Mattie Elizabeth, b. Jan. 16, 1893.
133. vi. RICHARD BLAND, b. Jan. 23, 1896.

I would be delighted to hear back from you.

Carl Robert Coe
Marysville, OH 43040-9012
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