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Coffee County

    

 

 

Coffee County was created February 9, 1854  from Clinch, Ware, Telfair, and Irwin Counties.

Coffee County was named for General John Coffee, son of Peter Coffee, Jr.  He was born December 3, 1782 in Prince Edward County, Virginia,, and died in 1836 in Telfair County,  Georgia on his plantation.  His death occurred on the same day he was elected to the U.S.A. Congress,  for the third term. General Coffee served during the War of 1812 as General of  Georgia State Troops.
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Sources:


 1. John Coffee :
Mary Lou Burch Smallwood,
 Burch Smallwood and Allied Families,  Vol I, St. Augustine: 1968.

 

 

 
  • Coffee County Mail List Yahoo.Com
  • Ancestry's Coffee County Message Boards

Neighbors

Atkinson -  Bacon - Ben Hill - Berrien - Irwin  - Jeff Davis - Telfair - Ware

Map Made For Gloria Holback's Coffee County Pages By Wally Smith 1997/98

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