Peter COFFIN, Jr.

Male 1660 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Peter COFFIN, Jr. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 20 Aug 1660  Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Peter, h. Elizabeth (d. Nathaniel Starbuck and Mary (Coffin)), s. Peter (father of Abigail, Peter, Jethro, Tristram, Robert, Edward, Judith, Parnall, Elizabeth, and Eliphalet; s. Tristram and Dionis (Stevens)) and Abigail (d. Edward Starbuck and Catharine of Dover, NH), 20: 8m: 1660 [? in NH]. [1]
    • Peter Coffin Son of Pet'r Coffin by Abigall his wife bo: 20 Augu't 1660. [2]
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I26672  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2012 

    Father Peter COFFIN,   b. 16 Jul 1631, Brixton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1715, Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Abigail STARBUCK,   b. maybe 1635, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8839  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth STARBUCK,   b. 9 Sep 1665, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Abigail COFFIN,   b. 9 Jul 1683, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Tristram COFFIN,   b. 26 Apr 1685, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Nathaniel COFFIN,   b. 26 Mar 1687, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Samuel COFFIN,   b. 26 Feb 1689, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Barnabas COFFIN,   b. 12 Feb 1690, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Eunice COFFIN,   b. 23 Sep 1693, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Jemima COFFIN,   b. 1695, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1766, Nantucket Island, Nantucket County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F8844  Group Sheet

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  • Notes 
    • Peter (4) Coffin, Jr. (Peter 3, Tristram 2, Peter 1), was born 20 Aug. 1660. His birthplace is supposed to have been Nantucket, where he died in 1699. He married, 15 Aug. 1682, Elizabeth, daughter of Nathaniel and Mary (Coffin) Starbuck, who was born in Nantucket 9 Sept. 1665.

      Children (born in Nantucket):

      (1) Abigail, b. 9 July 1683; m. at Newbury, in 1701, Jedidiah Fitch.
      (2) Tristram, b. 26 Apr. 1685; d. 13 Dec 1730; m. Hannah, dau. of John and Rachel Brown. No issue.
      (3) Nathaniel, b. 26 Mar 1687.
      (4) Samuel, b. 26 Feb 1689.
      (5) Barnabas, b. 12 Feb 1690.
      (6) Eunice, b. 23 Sep 1693; m. Sep 1709, Ebenezer, son of Nathaniel and Abigail (Coffin) Gardner, who was b. in Nantucket 27 Aug 1688, and d. in Nantucket 16 Apr 1763.
      (7) Jemima, b. 1695; d. 1766; m. Dec 1726, William, son of John and Experience (Folger) Swain, who was b. Nantucket, 1688, and died there 4 March 1770. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S64] Massachusetts Vital Records Website, website: http://ma-vitalrecords.org/, Nantucket births, pg. 316.

    2. [S23] NEHGS, website: www.americanancestors.org, Dover, NH: Vital Records, 1686-1850, pg. 108.

    3. [S34] NEHGR, New England Historic Genealogical Society Register, vol. 24, pg. 152.