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Re: Coffey/NorthCarolina/Florida

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1. Joseph Archie COFFEY. Son of COFFEY. Born About 1842/1843 in NC. Died Between 1875/1880 in NC.

Research: 1870 Census Cherokee County NC
#30 Coffee, Joseph 24 NC, wife Adalade 23 NC, Roba 3 NC, Martha 1 NC
Rural Vale Cem. Monroe County TN.
D. Marion Seagle 1853-1926
Louesa J. 10/6/1855 - 5/10/1930
Grady Coffee 2/31938 to not date: Army
John G. Coffy 1897-1938

He married Nancy Adelaide NORWOOD, daughter of Thomas Franklin NORWOOD & Elizabeth Ann WARD, Oct 24, 1866 in Caldwell County NC. Born 1847 in NC.
They had the following children:

2 i. Roba P COFFEY
ii. Martha COFFEY; Born 1870 in NC.
iii. Lillia COFFEY; Born 1872 in NC.
iv. Ann COFFEY; Born 1873.
v. John COFFEY; Born 1875 in NC.

Second Generation
2. Roba P COFFEY. Son of Joseph Archie COFFEY & Nancy Adelaide NORWOOD. Born Jul 25, 1866 in Cherokee County, NC. Died Oct 19, 1938 in Fl.

Research: Robe Coffee married Sis Seigle 12/3/1901 Monroe County TN

He first married Margaret HUNTER, daughter of Alex HUNTER & Margaret, Nov 18, 1883 in Clay County NC, Brasstown. Born About 1863.
They had the following children:

i. Ruby COFFEY; Born 1898 in NC. Died 1927 in age 29 yrs.
Research: Death Cert. McMinn County TN
Ruby Cuckner d. 1927 age 29 born NC Father: Robe Coffee born NC and Mother: Mary Hunter born NC #15784
She married BUCKER.
ii. Gud COFFEY; Born Apr 30, 1937. Died May 2, 1937.
iii. Grady COFFEY;

He second married Agnes / Sis or Maggie SEGAL (SEIGLES), daughter of Marion SEGAL (SEIGLES OR SEAGLE) & Louesa J. NORWOOD, Dec 2, 1901 in Monroe County TN. Born Apr 3, 1878 in TN. Died May 27, 1955.

They had the following children:

3 i. Edward COFFEY
4 ii. Samanitha (Maint) COFFEY
5 iii. Marion Roscoe COFFEY
iv. Winnie COFFEY; Born Sep 7, 1911 in Prob NC or TN. Died Mar 14, 1990 in FL.
never married

v. Merritt COFFEY; Born Jun 9, 1916 in Tn or NC. Died Feb 10, 1993 in Saint Cloud, Osceola, Florida.
Never married, was blind

6 vi. Robert COFFEY

Jesse Coffey married Margaret Nancy Edmington
known children born:
1. Reuben Coffey 1805
married Rachel Hayes 1807
children: Ransom 1829 NC, William 1833 NC, John 1837 NC, Lucinda 1840 NC, Virginia Eliza Jane 1844 NC, James C 1838 NC

2. McCaleb Coffey
Known children: Millie Coffey 1845 who married Wade Hampton Rich

Millie Coffey Rich died in North Florida. At her death and signed in her signature book were the names of Roba Coffey's children: Winnie Coffey and Robert Coffey with his wife Delma.

Roba is the son of Joseph Coffey and Nancy Adelaide Norwood. Roba was born in NC but died in North Florida. Millie lived and died in the same area as Roba and his children. Some of the Coffey family still live in there.

How are Millie and Joseph Coffey related? Are they brother and sister? They are both from the same county in NC and Millie died in the same county in Florida as Joseph's children! HMMMMMMMM?
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