Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Coburn Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Cyrus Coburn b.1800 VT. Lived in Wyoming Co., NY
Posted by: Denise Perkins Ready (ID *****0767) Date: September 10, 2011 at 19:36:26
  of 1473

BY: F. W. BEERS, 1880

CYRUS COBURN was born in Vermont, March 26th, 1800. His parents removed from Essex Co., NY, in July, 1812, to lot 52, Orangeville, then an unbroken wilderness. When a young man Mr. Coburn bought and cleared a farm on lot 52, where he lived until his death, July 18th, 1878. In 1857 he built a shingle-mill and turning lathe on his farm, which is still worked part of the time. He was a leading member of the Presbyterian church of Orangeville nearly fifty years. He was married Jan. 6th, 1825, to HANNAH MORSE, a daughter of Simeon Morse, of Orangeville, NY. She was born in Greene Co., N.Y., Nov. 19th, 1806, and came with her parents to Orangeville in 1816. She still, with the assistance of her sons, Clifford Coburn and Franklin Coburn, carries on the homestead farm. Mr. Coburn's children were, Calvin L. Coburn, born Nov. 5th, 1825; who died March 28th, 1854; Clifford M. Coburn, born July 31st, 1828; James F. Coburn, born Dec. 18th, 1830; Lucy Coburn, born July 16th, 1836, the wife of William F. Walker, of Cataract, WI; Norton Coburn, born May 27th, 1839, died March 28th, 1867; Mary Coburn, born April 6th, 1841, died Sept. 6th, 1844.


I have no further information on this family. The source of where this information was obtained is listed at the top of this posting.

Denise Perkins Ready

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network