Samuel May Coon (1831 - 1888)

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Samuel May Coon
1831 - 1888
updated February 06, 2019
Samuel May Coon was born in 1831. He was born to Stephen Coon and Ann May Coon, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1888 in Brat, Australia at 57 years of age.

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Stephen Coon
Brat, Australia
Ann May Coon
Brat, Australia

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Samuel May Coon died in 1888 in Brat, Australia at 57 years old. He was born in 1831. He was born to Stephen Coon and Ann May Coon, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1831 - 1888 World Events

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In 1831, in the year that Samuel May Coon was born, on January 1st, William Lloyd Garrison began publishing The Liberator, an antislavery newspaper, in Boston Massachusetts. Published until 1865, the paper was strongly abolitionist and advocated the "immediate and complete emancipation of all slaves".

In 1847, Samuel was 16 years old when on July 1st, the first official postage stamps were issued in the US (not in the world - that was the UK). They were a nickel and a dime and showed Ben Franklin and George Washington.

In 1857, he was 26 years old when on March 4th, James Buchanan became the 15th President of the United States. Called a "doughface" by many - a Northerner with Southern sympathies - he said that he would only serve one term and he did what he said.

In 1874, when he was 43 years old, on September 14th, the Battle of Liberty Place occurred in New Orleans - the capital of Louisiana. Some members of the previous Confederate Army assembled for the purpose of "driving the usurpers from power" and the Republican Governor - William P. Kellogg - was physically driven from his office. The former Confederates temporarily replaced him with (the former) Democratic Governor John McEnery. Federal forces arrived, put down the insurrection, and five days later the legally elected government was restored.

In 1888, in the year of Samuel May Coon's passing, on July 25th, a court stenographer from Salt Lake City - Frank Edward McGurrin - decisively beat the competition in a typing contest in Ohio. He was supposedly the only person who used touch typing and is believed to have invented the method. Touch typing is ubiquitous now - but Frank's win is what convinced everyone that the method was good!

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Stephen Coon
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Ann May Coon
Brat, Australia
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1838 - 1888
White Hills, Australia
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White Hills, Australia
M Mon Coon
1832 - 1888
Melbourne, Australia
Sic Coon
1839 - 1889
Maryborough, Australia
Ernest Vally Coon
1887 - 1890
Ballarat, Australia
Samuel May Coon
Ballarat, Australia
Mary Ann Bassett Coon
Ballarat, Australia
Li Coon
1823 - 1891
Maldon, Australia
Ah Coon
1846 - 1891
Ballarat East, Australia
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Ballarat East, Australia
The Leng Ah Coon
Ballarat East, Australia
Joseph Coon
1849 - 1891
Clifton Hill, Australia
Ah Coon
1872 - 1891
Eaglehawk, Australia
Ah Coon
1839 - 1891
Chiltern, Australia
Nan Coon Coon
Chiltern, Australia
Ah Coon
1834 - 1892
Bonnie Doon, Australia
Susan Ann Coon
Died: 1893
Arat, Australia
Joseph Coon
Arat, Australia

Other Bios

Stephen Coon
Brat, Australia
Ann May Coon
Brat, Australia
Charlotte Minnie Brown
1838 - 1888
Brat, Australia
Harold Oscar Barker
Died: 1888
Brat, Australia
Charles Barker
Brat, Australia
Margaret Sheiran Barker
Brat, Australia
Lewis Langdon Halls
1800 - 1888
Brat, Australia
John Halls
Brat, Australia
Loo Choon
1810 - 1888
Brat, Australia
Ah Choon Choon
Brat, Australia
Johanna Heffernan
1800 - 1888
Brat, Australia
Ryan Pat Heffernan
Brat, Australia
Susan Ada Dally
1879 - 1888
Clunes, Australia
James Lorry Dally
Clunes, Australia
Mary Evans
1833 - 1888
Brat, Australia
Evan Evans
Brat, Australia
Ann Williams Evans
Brat, Australia
James Rattray
Died: 1888
Brat, Australia
William Rattray
Brat, Australia
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