CEMETERY-PREACHER HOLT ROAD-MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
COFFEE, Isaac H.,(Isaac
Hamilton), 19 Jun 1828 - 28 Feb 1868. Mason. (married to Emily (Emma) Frances West of northern
Giles County) One child-William Fine Coffee, born about the time of Isaac's death.
(Soldier of the Civil War possibly a Major in the Confederacy. His son William F
Coffee mentioned him in the 1950s as Major Hamilton Coffee. The records
I've seen shows the rank of Sergeant). Family legend says he was killed in a prize
fight shortly after the Civil War. Inscription reads: "This is a memorial
of Isaac H. Coffee. he Was born June 19th 1828 & departed this life February
28th 1868". History
of an old Pennsylvania Rifle Isaac left for the family to pass down thru the
From the family history records of Wayne Austin.