I am seeking information on David Nathan Coffee the sond of Rufus and Isabella Litton Coffee born about 1853 in Caldwell county NC. I found him with his first wife in the 1880 nc census Name: David N. Coffey Home in 1880: Globe, Caldwell, North Carolina Age: 27 Estimated birth year: abt 1853 Birthplace: North Carolina Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head) Spouse's name: Elisa C. Father's birthplace: NC Mother's birthplace: NC Neighbors: View others on page Occupation: Farming Marital Status: Married
Idiotic or insane: View image Household Members: Name Age David N. Coffey 27 Elisa C. Coffey 25 Barbara I. Coffey 3 Nora May Coffey 1
Does anyone know what Elisa's maiden anme was and what ebcame of her and the two girls? by 1891 David Nathan Coffee marries Julia Matilda Elizabeth Pennell almost 20 years younger than he (Tildie as she was called was my great great grand aunt) Nathan as he was called bought land in Alexander county Nc from his Father n law William Franklin Pennell and in 1900 that is where he and Tildie are enumerated. After 1900 David Nathan Coffee dies and his widow (second wife) Julia Matilda Elizabeth Pennell Coffee married James soloman Keller the widoer of Frances Coffee who was a cousin of Nathan and a daughter of William Franklin Coffee.(Frances'sister Mary Jane Coffee was Married to Hiram Jefferson Pennell(Matilda's Brother) I know very confusing. I have Isabella Litton Coffees caligraphy baptism certifictae that was in aunt tildies Bible . I would like to know a little more about Uncle David Nathan Coffee and his first wife and children.