David C. Coleman1

M, #6419, b. 4 December 1853, d. 28 May 1895
     David C. Coleman was born on 4 December 1853 at Obion County, Tennessee.1,2 As of 4 December 1853, David C. Coleman was also known as D. C.2 He married Mollie Thomas, daughter of James Henry Thomas and Martha Ann Peery, on 28 September 1882 at Obion County, Tennessee.3,2 He died on 28 May 1895 at Obion County, Tennessee, at age 41 years, 5 months and 24 days.1 He was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Obion County, Tennessee.1

Family: David C. Coleman and Mary L. Thomas


  1. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 39672097 - David C. Coleman.
  2. [S73] Rootsweb, online www.rootsweb.com, http://www.rootsweb.com/~tnobion/goodspeed/t-gdsp.htm
    James H. Thomas was born in Dyer County, April 8, 1833 [For parent's history see sketch of M. F. Thomas.], and was reared on a farm. His education was obtained in the common schools and in Belle Forest Collegiate Institute, which was destroyed during the late war. James H. Was married, on the 23rd of March, 1858, to Martha A. Peery, daughter of Archibald Peery. To them were born six children: Dora A., Mary L., (Mrs. D. C. Coleman), Milus L. , Alice M., Eleanor E. and Sarah I. The mother of this family was born in Weakley County , September 19, 1839, and died at the homestead, surrounded by her family June 30, 1877. Mr. Thomas was an old line Whig, but since the war has affiliated with the Democratic party. He is a Mason, and an elder in the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and has served four years as county surveyor, and at the present time is serving in the capacity of deputy. He purchased his farm of seventy three acres in 1867, and devotes it principally to raising cereals.
  3. [S611] Tennessee Marriages, 1780-2002, online http://www.ancestry.com, Name:     Mollie L Thomas
    Gender:     Female
    Marriage Date:     28 Sep 1882
    Marriage Place:     Obion, Tennessee, USA
    Spouse:     D C Coleman.