Marian Allen1

ID #27221, (1896-1907)
Biography:
  • Marian Allen was born on 10 Mar 1896, in Connecticut.1,2
  • She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut in the household of her parents Charles Dexter Allen and Frances.2
  • Marian Allen died on 2 Mar 1907 at age 10.1
  • She was buried at the Cedar Hill Cemetery in Hartford, Connecticut.1
  • Last Edited: 5 Oct 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2548] Find A Grave: Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford , Connecticut , Marian Allen, created by C Greer, date added Apr 2011, Memorial number 67797471.
  2. [S2210] 1900 US Federal Census, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Charles D Allen head of household, roll T623_137, enumeration district 180, page 8A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Jacob Sargeant Pierson1

ID #27222, (1824-1827)
Biography:
  • Jacob Sargeant Pierson was born on 18 Apr 1824.1
  • He died on 1 Feb 1827 at age 2.2
  • Jacob died 3 days before his younger brother Luther.2
  • He was buried at the Palisado Cemetery in Windsor, Connecticut.2
  • Last Edited: 3 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4186] William Griffing, family tree titled "Bill Griffing", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named :2787254,.
  2. [S4190] Find A Grave: Palisado Cemetery, Windsor , Connectictu , Jacob Sargeant Pierson, created by Jerri Eoff Sudderth, added Mar 2009, memorial number 35121350.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Edith Allen1

ID #27223, (c 1851-)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 8 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4178] 1860 US Federal Census, Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Saml H Allen head of household, roll M653_79, page 6891.
  2. [S1503] 1880 US Federal Census, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Samuel H Allen head of household, roll 97, enumeration district 006, page 107C.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Elizabeth Dorr1

ID #27224, (1900-1963)

Family: Dexter Drake Coffin b. 8 Apr 1898, d. 17 Aug 1966

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , Elizabeth Dorr Coffin, created by Marie Bonafonte, added Mar 2006, memorial number 13559191.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  3. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , Dexter Drake Coffin jr, created by Marni, added May 2005, memorial number 11041730.
  4. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , David Linwood Coffin, created by brknhrt, added Jul 2012, memorial number 93724269.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


David Linwood Coffin1

ID #27225, (1925-2012)

David Linwood Coffin
1925-2012
Biography:
  • David Linwood Coffin was born on 15 Dec 1925, in Windsor Locks, Connecticut.1
  • He graduated from Kimball Union Academy in Meridan, New Hampshire, in 1944.2
  • David attended Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.3
  • David was in the Naval Reserve and stationed in Naples, Italy during WW II.3
  • He received the Victory Medal, the American Theatre Medal and the European Theatre Medal.3
  • David attended New England College in Henniker, New Hampshire.3
  • He married Barbara Van Gorder.4
  • David Linwood Coffin was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Dexter Corporation iin Windsor Locks, Connecticut.3


  • Dexter produces specialty materials for customers in five strategic global markets: aerospace, automotive, electronics, food packaging and medical. Founded in 1767, The Dexter Corp., a Fortune 500 company, is the oldest company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

    Principal entities: Dexter Aerospace Materials, Dexter Automotive Materials, Dexter Electronic Materials, Dexter Magnetic Materials, Dexter Packaging Products, Dexter Nonwovens, Dexter S.A., Life Technologies Inc., D&S Plastics International.5

  • He married Marie Jeanne Cosnard de Closets.3
  • David wrote The History of the Dexter Corporation 1767-1967.1
  • David Coffin was the 7th and last in the family to run the Dexter Corporation since it's existence in 1767. After he retired in 1990 a non-family member became CEO, and then in 1990 the remaining portions of the business were sold.6
  • He received honorary degrees from Trinity College and Colby-Sawyer College.3
  • David Linwood Coffin died on 14 Jul 2012 in Hartford, Connecticut, at age 86.1
  • He was buried at the Grove Cemetery in Windsor Locks, Connecticut.1
  • An obituary was published in the Hartford Courant, on 18 Jul 2012 and online at courant.com.3
  • To view the notice, please click here.

    COFFIN, David L.

    David L. Coffin of Sunapee, NH, Bloomfield, and Naples, FL, son of the late Dexter D . Coffin, Sr. and the late Elizabeth Dorr Coffin, passed away in Hartford, Saturday, (July 14, 2012). David was the retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dexter Corporation, Windsor Locks. Born in Windsor Locks December 15, 1925, Coffin attended Trinity College (Hartford) and New England College (New Hampshire). He joined The Dexter Corporation in 1947 in the manufacturing department and was the seventh and last generation of the family to work in the business. He held various positions in sales and as general manager. In 1958, Coffin succeeded his father as president and CEO, becoming Chairman of the Board and CEO in 1966. Coffin was a member of the Dexter board of directors from 1948 until 1994. In 1975, Coffin took the title of Chairman and CEO, the position he held until 1990 at which time he retired as CEO, maintaining his position as Chairman of the Board. In 1993, Coffin retired from The Dexter Corporation as Chairman Emeritus. Coffin had served on the boards of the American Red Cross (Hartford), the Bank of New England Corporation, Blu-Ray, Inc., Colby-Sawyer College, Connecticut Health Systems Agency, the Connecticut Historical Society, Connecticut Bank and Trust Company, N.A., Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company, the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation, Connecticut Water Company, The Dexter Corporation, Granitech, Inc., Hasbro, Inc., the Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall, The Institute of Living (Hartford), Kimball Union Academy, Life Technologies, Inc., the Manufacturers Association of Hartford County, Milton Bradley Company, Mystic Seaport Museum and Stores, the National Association of Manufacturers, New England Colleges Fund, The New England Council, Northeast Utilities, The Old State House (Hartford), Trinity College (Hartford), and the United Way of Greater Hartford. Coffin was stationed in Naples, Italy while serving in the U.S. Naval Reserve in World War II and was awarded the Victory Medal, the American Theatre Medal and the European Theatre Medal. He received honorary degrees from Trinity College and Colby-Sawyer College. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Marie Jeanne Cosnard des Closets Coffin of Sunapee, NH; daughter Deborah L. Coffin of Springfield, NH, son Robert G. Coffin of Canton; and four stepchildren: Henry Bissell of Atlanta, GA; Charles Bissell of Glastonbury; John Bissell of Marietta, GA; and Caroline d'Otreppe of Suffield. David was predeceased by his son David L. Coffin Jr. of Atlanta, and his brother Dexter D. Coffin Jr. of Hobe Sound, FL.
    The Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Congregational Church of Windsor Locks, 8 Main Street, Windsor Locks, followed by a service of Christian burial at Grove Cemetery with military honors. Arrangements are being handled by the Windsor Locks Funeral Home, 441 Spring Street, Windsor Locks, CT. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Antique Boat Museum, 750 Mary Street, Clayton, NY 13624. To leave an online condolence, please visit: www.windsorlocksfuneralhome.com.


  • Last Edited: 7 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , David Linwood Coffin, created by brknhrt, added Jul 2012, memorial number 93724269.
  2. [S4228] Kimball Union Academy, preparatory school web site, www.hua.org , viewed Mar 2013.
  3. [S4199] David Linwood Coffin, courant.com website obituary notice, 18 Jul 2012 obituary notice ,www.courant.com.
  4. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , David Linwood Coffin Jr, created by Marni, added May 2005, memorial number 11041608.
  5. [S4106] Hartford Courant , Hartford, CT, 22 Sep 2001, obituary notice, 7 Nov 1994.
  6. [S4225] Mark Alpert, Dexter's Dynasty CNN Money Fortune Magazine,online article, 28 Aug 1989, at: online money.cnn.com viewed Mar 2012.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Marie Jeanne Cosnard de Closets1

ID #27226

Family: David Linwood Coffin b. 15 Dec 1925, d. 14 Jul 2012

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 18 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4199] David Linwood Coffin, courant.com website obituary notice, 18 Jul 2012 obituary notice ,www.courant.com.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Deborah Lee Coffin1,2

ID #27227
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 26 Dec 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4199] David Linwood Coffin, courant.com website obituary notice, 18 Jul 2012 obituary notice ,www.courant.com.
  2. [S4223] The New York Times, New York City, NY, birth notice on-line archive, 7 Jun 1953.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Robert G Coffin1

ID #27228
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 26 Dec 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4199] David Linwood Coffin, courant.com website obituary notice, 18 Jul 2012 obituary notice ,www.courant.com.
  2. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , David Linwood Coffin Jr, created by Marni, added May 2005, memorial number 11041608.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Barbara Van Gorder1

ID #27229

Family: David Linwood Coffin b. 15 Dec 1925, d. 14 Jul 2012

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 26 Dec 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , David Linwood Coffin Jr, created by Marni, added May 2005, memorial number 11041608.
  2. [S4199] David Linwood Coffin, courant.com website obituary notice, 18 Jul 2012 obituary notice ,www.courant.com.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


David Linwood Coffin1

ID #27230, (1955-1996)
Biography:
  • David Linwood Coffin was born on 24 Apr 1955, in Hartford, Connecticut.1
  • He graduated from Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, New Hampshire.1
  • He graduated from University of Denver in Denver, Colorado, with a BS/BA business degree, and a MBA in marketing and finance.1
  • He was employed by the Dexter Corporation bt 1982 - 1985.1
  • He was into commercial real estate.2
  • In 1991 David moved to Atlanta, Georgia.3
  • David had investments in a wastewater treatment plant in Atlanta and a power plant in Central America.3
  • He loved to ski and was a sportsman.1
  • He died on 10 Dec 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia, at age 41.1
  • He was buried at the Grove Cemetery in Windsor Locks, Connecticut.1
  • An obituary was published.1
  • To view the notice, please click here.1


    COFFIN. David L. Coffin, Jr. of Atlanta, GA. Born in Hartford, on April 24, 1955, David L. Coffin, Jr. was a graduate of Kimball Union Academy of Meriden New Hampshire. He graduated from the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, where he received a BS/BA business degree and an MBA in marketing and finance. David Coffin, Jr. worked for The Dexter Corporation, Windsor Locks, from 1982 to 1985 when he left to pursue a career in the environmental field. David was an avid skier and sportsman. He is survived by his parents, Mr. David L. Coffin of Sunapee, New Hampshire and Naples, Florida, and Mrs. Barbara Van Gorder Coffin of Suffield, CT; sister, Deborah L. Coffin of Springfield, New Hampshire, brother Robert G. Coffin of Burlington; stepsister, Caroline d'Otreppe of Suffield, and stepbrothers, Henry Bissell and John Bissell of Atlanta, GA, and Charles S. Bissell Ill of Glastonbury.
  • Last Edited: 8 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , David Linwood Coffin Jr, created by Marni, added May 2005, memorial number 11041608.
  2. [S4225] Mark Alpert, Dexter's Dynasty CNN Money Fortune Magazine,online article, 28 Aug 1989, at: online money.cnn.com viewed Mar 2012.
  3. [S4229] Ex-Gov. Candidate Who Shot CT Man Stays in Jail NBC Connecticut online article, 29 Apr 2009, at nbc.connecticut.com viewed Mar 2012.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Esther Patterson1,2

ID #27231, (1899-1953)

Family: Herbert R Coffin b. 21 Apr 1900, d. 11 Sep 1996

Biography:
  • Esther Patterson was born on 6 Sep 1899, in Thompsonville, Connecticut.1,2
  • Father: William Patterson - Mother: Cora B Kingley.3
  • She completed two years of high school.4
  • She married Herbert R Coffin, son of Herbert Raymond Coffin and Jean Warburton, on Friday, 28 Sep 1928 in Windsor Locks, Connecticut.1,3
  • Herbert R Coffin and Esther appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, at 14 Hillcrest Rd, enumerated 3 Apr 1930, They own their home with an estimated value of $16,000. They also own a radio.1
  • Herbert R Coffin and Esther appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, at 61 Center St, enumerated 9 Apr 1940, Also listed with the household was Fanny Fagan age 35 sister. They rent their home for $60.4
  • She died on 2 Jul 1953 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, at age 53.2
  • The cause of her death was coronary thrombosis.3
  • She was buried at the Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Plot: Sect 6, Lot 55, Gr 19 interment # 23319.3
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4202] 1930 US Federal Census, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, H Raymond Coffin head of household, roll 268, enumeration district 242, page 2A.
  2. [S511] Phil Dascola, family tree titled "John Root", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named philsged, updated Feb 2010, viewed Mar 2013.
  3. [S4207] Find A Grave: Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum, Bridgeport , Connecticut , Esther R Patterson Coffin, created by Sharon O'Hara, added Dec 2005, memorial number 12660050.
  4. [S4210] 1940 US Federal Census, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Herbert Coffin head of household, roll T627_508, enumeration district 2-251, page 7A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Barbara Jean Coffin1,2

ID #27232, (1926-1987)

Family: Henry Joseph O'Hara b. 2 Aug 1924, d. 15 Aug 1984

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 26 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4202] 1930 US Federal Census, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, H Raymond Coffin head of household, roll 268, enumeration district 242, page 2A.
  2. [S4204] Find A Grave: Lawn Cemetery, Huntington , Connecticut , Barbara Jean Coffin O'Hara, created by Sharon O'Hara, added Dec 2005, memorial number 12651399.
  3. [S511] Phil Dascola, family tree titled "John Root", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named philsged, updated Feb 2010, viewed Mar 2013.
  4. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  5. [S4210] 1940 US Federal Census, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Herbert Coffin head of household, roll T627_508, enumeration district 2-251, page 7A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


H Raymond Coffin1

ID #27233, (1926-1931)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 26 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4202] 1930 US Federal Census, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, H Raymond Coffin head of household, roll 268, enumeration district 242, page 2A.
  2. [S511] Phil Dascola, family tree titled "John Root", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named philsged, updated Feb 2010, viewed Mar 2013.
  3. [S511] Phil Dascola, family tree titled "John Root", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named philsged, updated Feb 2010, viewed Mar 2013 , date=Feb 1927 - not true.
  4. [S4161] Find A Grave: Grove Cemetery, Windsor Locks , Connecticut , Herbert R Coffin, created by Marie B, added Mar 2006, memorial number 13593838.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Henry Joseph O'Hara1

ID #27234, (1924-1984)

Family: Barbara Jean Coffin b. 15 Jul 1926, d. 5 Mar 1987

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 18 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S511] Phil Dascola, family tree titled "John Root", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named philsged, updated Feb 2010, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S4204] Find A Grave: Lawn Cemetery, Huntington , Connecticut , Henry Joseph O'Hara, created by Sharon O'Hara, added Dec 2005, memorial number 12651335.
  3. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  4. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Donna Lee O'Hara1

ID #27235
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


David Allan O'Hara1

ID #27236
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Wayne Millican1

ID #27237
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Richard Allen Millican1

ID #27238
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Marie Allien Shrack1

ID #27239
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Sharon Ann Millican1

ID #27240
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Mar 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4206] Sharon A O'Hara, family web site titled "My Genealogy Home Page", Family Tree Maker, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/o/h/a/…, updated 2005-2009, viewed Mar 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.