Frank Coffin
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Francis Burgess Coffin (1883 - 1960)

Francis Burgess (Frank) Coffin
Born in Hantsport, Hants Co., Nova Scotiamap
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Husband of [private wife (unknown - unknown)]
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Father of , [private child (unknown - unknown)], , [private daughter (unknown - unknown)], , [private son (unknown - unknown)], , [private daughter (unknown - unknown)], , , [private son (unknown - unknown)] and
Died at about age 76 in Newton, Massachusetts, USAmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 1 Oct 2009
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Frank was born on May 30, 1883 in Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada [1] to Ezra Coffin and Mary Burgess. He married Elsie Elida Rhodes on Sept 25, 1907 in Newton City, Massachusetts [2]


1930 US Census:[3]

Name Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Caroline O Rhodes Head Female 77 Canada English
Francis B Coffin Son-in-law Male 46 Canada English
Elsie E Coffin Daughter Female 45 Massachusetts
Hazel B Coffin Daughter-in-law Female 19 Massachusetts
Elliiot F Coffin Grandson Male 16 Massachusetts
Caroline N Coffin Granddaughter Female 13 Massachusetts
Gladys C Coffin Granddaughter Female 10 Massachusetts
Janet E Coffin Granddaughter Female 3 Massachusetts


  1. "Nova Scotia Delayed Births, 1837-1904," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 November 2017), Francis Burgess Coffin, 30 May 1883; citing Birth, Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada, certificate number 439, Nova Scotia Archives, Halifax.
  2. "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 25 May 2018), Francis Burgess Coffin and Elsie Elida Rhodes, 25 Sep 1907; citing Newton City, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,315,300.
  3. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 5 January 2020), Francis B Coffin in household of Caroline O Rhodes, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 383, sheet 18A, line 37, family 384, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 926; FHL microfilm 2,340,661.

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Coffin-508 and Coffin-7 appear to represent the same person because: These two are duplicated profiles. Please merge.
posted by Karen (Rollet) Lorenz
You are correct, Karen. Might I inquire how you are related to Frank Coffin (if you are, in fact, related)?
posted by Wallace Fullerton
I am not related to Frank Coffin.  I was only taking care of needed merges under the arborist area of Wikitree.
posted by Karen (Rollet) Lorenz

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