Person:Tristram Coffin (4)

Deacon Tristram Coffin
m. bef 1630
  1. Peter Coffin1630/31 - 1715
  2. Deacon Tristram Coffinest 1632 - 1703/04
  3. Elizabeth Coffin1634 - 1678
  4. James Coffin1640 - 1720
  5. John Coffinabt 1641 - 1642
  6. Deborah Coffin1642 - 1642
  7. Mary Coffin1645 - 1717
  8. John Coffin1647 - 1711
  9. Stephen Coffin1652 - 1734
m. 2 Mar 1652
  1. Judith Coffin1653 - 1724
  2. Deborah Coffin1655 -
  3. Mary Coffin1657 - 1725
  4. James Coffin1659 - 1735/36
  5. John Coffin1660 - 1677
  6. Lydia Coffin1662 - 1719
  7. Enoch Coffin1663/64 - 1675
  8. Steven Coffin1665 - 1725
  9. Peter Coffin1667 - 1746
  10. Nathaniel Coffin1669 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Deacon Tristram Coffin
Alt Name[2] Lieutenant Tristram Coffin
Alt Name Tristram Coffyn
Gender Male
Birth[2] est 1632 Brixton, Devon, England(probably)
Marriage 2 Mar 1652 Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesto Judith Greenleaf
Other[2] 29 Apr 1668 Admitted freeman of Massachusetts Bay.
Death[3][4] 4 Feb 1703/04 Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Burial[3][5] First Parish Burying Ground, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
References
  1. Tristram Coffin, in Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 1:420.

    Tristram (Coffin), Newbury, sec. s. of the preced. b. in Eng. m. 2 Mar. 1653, Judith, d. of capt. Edmund Greenleaf, wid. of Henry Somerby, had Judith, b. 4 Dec. 1653; Deborah, 10 Nov. 1655; Mary, 12 Nov. 1657; James, 22 Apr. 1659; John, 8 Sept. 1660; Lydia, 22 Apr. 1662; Enoch, 21 Jan. 1663, d. at 12 yrs.; Stephen, 18 Aug. 1664; Peter, 27 July 1667; and Nathaniel, 22 Mar. 1669. He was freem. 1668, deac. for 20 yrs. and a magistr. for the Co. d. 4 Feb. 1704, aged 77; and his wid. d. 15 Dec. 1705, aged 80 by one story or 77 by more prob. acco. leav. 177 descend.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Appleton, William S. Early Wills Illustrating the Ancestry of Harriot Coffin: with Genealogical and Biographical Notes. (Boston: Press of D. Clapp & Son, 1893), 50.

    Tristram Coffin, second son of Tristram, born probably at Brixton about 1632; married at Newbury 2 March, 1653, Judith, daughter of Edmund Greenleaf, widow of Henry Somerby; was in 1666 a signer of the document, which Dr. Palfrey unjustly, in my opinion, calls the "unpatriotic petition"; was Freeman of the Colony of Massachusetts 29 April, 1668, and Lieutenant of the second company of Newbury 16 May, 1683; was Representative to the General Court 1695, 1700, 1, 2, and was Deacon of the Church of Newbury twenty years; he died 4 February, 1704, aged 71; she died 15 December, 1705.

  3. 3.0 3.1 Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Newbury, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849. (Salem, Mass.: The Essex Institute, 1911), 2:571.

    Coffin, Tristram, Dea., [died] Feb. 4, 1703. [1703-4, a. 72 y. GR2]
    [Birth about 1631/32. GR2=Oldtown Cemetery.]

  4. Appleton, William S. Early Wills Illustrating the Ancestry of Harriot Coffin: with Genealogical and Biographical Notes. (Boston: Press of D. Clapp & Son, 1893), 11-13.

    Will of "Tristram Coffin of Newbury" dated 12 May 1703, proved 23 Feb 1703/04, mentions wife; sons Nathanuel, James, Stephen and his son Tristram, Peter; daughters Judeth and grandson Tristram Sambron, daughters Deborah Knight and her son Tristram Knight, Marey Littel and her son Tristram Littel, Lidea Pike; granddaughter Marey Littell.

  5. Tristram Coffin, Jr, in Find A Grave.