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Agnes Coffley (1604 - 1679)

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Agnes Coffley
Born in Romsey, Hampshire, Englandmap
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married before [location unknown]
Died in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Biography

Agnes Coffley was born in Romsey, Hampshire, England in 1604, the daughter of William Coffley. [1]

Some say that she was married by 1626 to Richard Knight and arrived in New England with him in Newbury, Massachusetts in 1635. There is no clear-cut evidence of this, and Anderson refers to Richard's wife as Agnes Unknown.{1} [3]

They had eight children. The first five were born in England, the last three in Newbury: [3]

  1. Stillborn in England, 1626
  2. Richard, bp June 21, 1627, d July 1627
  3. William, bp December 7, 1629
  4. Anne, bp May 5, 1631
  5. Richard, bp October 18, 1633
  6. Elizabeth, bp about 1640
  7. Rebecca, b March 3, 1642/3
  8. Sarah, b February 23, 1747/8

Agnes Coffley died in Newbury, March 22, 1678/9. [2] [4]


Sources

[1] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

[2] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 for Agnes Coffey Knight-Newburyport- Births, Marriages and Death page 19

[3] Robert Charles Anderson; "The Great Migration Continues", volume IV, page 214

[4] US Find a Grave Index, 1600 - Current

See also:


  • WikiTree profile Coffley-6 created through the import of Lent_Vise_2011-05-11aa.ged on May 26, 2011 by Bryan Sypniewski. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Bryan and others.
  • Source: S165 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;; NOTEThis information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created.
  • Source S-2128072779
Repository: #R-2128072780
Title: Ancestry Family Trees
Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.
Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created.
  • WikiTree profile Coffey-270 created through the import of Putnam2-1_2010-01-02_2011-02-16_2011-10-11.ged on Oct 12, 2011 by John Putnam. See the Changes page for the details of edits by John and others.
  • WikiTree profile Coffley-8 created through the import of Tom.ged on Jun 1, 2011 by Tom Elliott. See the [http://www.wikitree.com/index.php?title=Special:NetworkFeed&who=Coffley-8
  • Source: S-1638254140 Repository: #R-2141145124 Title: Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988 Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).Original data: Town and C Note: APID: 1,2495::0
  • Repository: R-2141145124 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  • Source: S-1638841174 Repository: #R-2141145124 Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Author: Yates Publishing Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived Note: APID: 1,7836::0
  • Source: S-2071783534 Repository: #R-2141145124 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=23696058&pid=612


  • Robert Charles Anderson "The Great Migration", Volume IV, page214.


Acknowledgments


Thank you to Karen Munro for creating WikiTree profile Coffey-802 through the import of 02 16 02013.ged on Jul 1, 2013.

Thank you to Lisa Coughlin for creating WikiTree profile Coffley-14 through the import of coughlin.ged on Aug 28, 2013

Thank you to Claire Farley for creating WikiTree profile Coffley-13 through the import of Walter Dixson Farley Tree (1).ged on May 25, 2013

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Collaboration

On 11 Jun 2016 at 15:08 GMT Hayward Houghton II wrote:

Coffley-1 and Coffley-13 appear to represent the same person because: Locations are the same, birth and death dates are very close

On 5 Jun 2016 at 20:42 GMT Hayward Houghton II wrote:

Coffley-1 and Coffley-14 appear to represent the same person because: Same birth location, same husband, same death date and location. I note that Anderson does not recognize her last name and shows her as Agnes Unknown



Agnes is 17 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 19 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 19 degrees from Michael Phelps, 27 degrees from Neil deGrasse Tyson and 17 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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