The Descendants of John Colfer


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Descendants of John Colfer

Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 COLFER was born Abt. 1785 in Ireland, and died in Prince Edward Island. He married UNKNOWN.

Child of JOHN COLFER and UNKNOWN is:

2. i. THOMAS2 COLFER, b. Abt. 1815, Wexford Ireland; d. Prince Edward Island.

Generation No. 2

2. THOMAS2 COLFER (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1815 in Wexford Ireland, and died in Prince Edward Island. He married SARAH PLAISTED January 28, 1838 in P.E.I. She was born 1815 in Prince Edward Island, and died August 20, 1870 in Prince Edward Island.

Children of THOMAS COLFER and SARAH PLAISTED are:

3. i. JAMES3 COLFER, b. November 16, 1840, Prince.Edward Island; d. May 10, 1915, Augusta Me..

4. ii. MARY JANE COLFER, b. February 01, 1842, prince edward Island; d. Unknown.

iii. JOHN COLFER, b. 1843, Prince Edward Island; m. BRIDGET UNKNOWN, Unknown; b. 1856, Prince Edward Island.

iv. SARAH COLFER, b. 1845, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown, Prince Edward Island.

5. v. THOMAS COLFER, b. 1852, Grand River, Prince Edward Island; d. 1908, Prince Edward Island.

6. vi. CATHERINE COLFER, b. 1854, Prince Edward Island; d. June 16, 1884, Prince Edward Island.

7. vii. CAROLINE COLFER, b. September 03, 1855, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown, Prince Edward Island.

Generation No. 3

3. JAMES3 COLFER (THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born November 16, 1840 in Prince.Edward Island, and died May 10, 1915 in Augusta Me.. He married AGNUS WHITE Unknown in ?, daughter of MICHAEL WHITE and MARY MCDONALD. She was born 1846 in Prince Edward Island, and died March 11, 1920 in augusta Me..

Children of JAMES COLFER and AGNUS WHITE are:

i. THOMAS ROLAND FRANCIS4 COLFER, b. August 15, 1863, glengerry Prince Edward Island; d. November 04, 1938, Gardiner General Hospital,Gardiner Me; m. PRISCILLA PERCIVILLE CAIN, March 17, 1895, Prince Edward Island; b. March 17, 1876, Howlan,Prince Eward Island; d. June 24, 1928, Hallowell Me.

ii. MARY A COLFER, b. August 15, 1863, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown; m. PRESCOTT; b. Unknown.

iii. SARAH ANN COLFER, b. February 02, 1866, Prince Edward Island; d. December 18, 1954, Sacramento california; m. RULE KNOWLES, Unknown; b. Unknown; d. Unknown.

iv. CATHERINE(KATE) COLFER, b. 1864, Prince Edward Island; d. 1939, Boston Mass..

v. MATILDA LILLIE COLFER, b. 1868, Prince Edward Island; d. June 17, 1902, windsor Maine; m. HERBERT E CASWELL, October 20, 1891; b. Unknown.

vi. WILLIAM COLFER, b. 1869, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown.

vii. JAMES LEE COLFER, b. 1874, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown, Prob Boston mass.; m. KATHERINE O'HALLORAN, October 17, 1911; b. 1885, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown, Prob Boston mass..

viii. MICHAEL COLFER, b. 1873, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown, washington D.C.

ix. ROSE ELLEN COLFER, b. 1876, Prince Edward Island; d. May 26, 1946, Sacremento California; m. ANTONIO GONNELLA, February 01, 1905, augusta Maine; b. 1880, Barga Italy; d. November 28, 1956, Sacramento, California.

x. JOHN ALFRED COLFER, b. 1878, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown; m. MARY J MCMULLIN, Unknown; b. 1885, Myrh, cape breton island , nova scotia; d. August 11, 1930, Augusta Maine.

xi. GEORGE BERNARD COLFER, b. 1883, Campbellton, Prince Edward Island; d. 1931, Augusta Maine; m. CORA ADELAIDE WHITE, April 14, 1907, augusta Maine; b. 1886, Augusta Maine; d. 1966, Augusta Maine.

xii. JOSEPH COLFER, b. July 24, 1887, Campbellton, Prince Edward Island; d. May 13, 1945, augusta maine; m. (1) AUDREY L PARTRIDGE, February 07, 1905, St Marys Rectory Augusta Me.; b. April 28, 1887, Maplewood Maine; d. October 28, 1918, Augusta Maine; m. (2) ANNA GEE .MACDOUGAL, September 29, 1922, Gardiner Maine; b. January 22, 1887, Plattekill NewYork; d. August 27, 1943, Augusta Maine.

xiii. ORRIN COLFER, b. August 22, 1890, Glengerry Prince Edward Island; d. February 18, 1971, Augusta.Me; m. WINIFRED S PIERCE, Unknown; b. February 10, 1889, Prince Edward Island; d. March 1972, Augusta me.

xiv. LAURITTE COLFER, b. 1888, Prince Edward Island; d. March 31, 1907, Augusta Maine.

4. MARY JANE3 COLFER (THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born February 01, 1842 in prince edward Island, and died Unknown. She married RICHARD ADAMS. He was born Unknown in Prince Edward Island, and died Unknown.

Children of MARY COLFER and RICHARD ADAMS are:

i. UNKNOWN4 ADAMS.

ii. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

iii. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

iv. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

v. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

vi. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

vii. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

viii. JAMES AUSTIN ADAMS, b. Abt. 1880, Prince Edward Island; d. Maine; m. UNKNOWN.

ix. UNKNOWN ADAMS.

5. THOMAS3 COLFER (THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 1852 in Grand River, Prince Edward Island, and died 1908 in Prince Edward Island. He married JULIA COUGHLIN Unknown in Prince Edward Island, daughter of GEORGE COUGHLIN and CATHERINE KINDS. She was born November 03, 1856 in Burton, Prince Edward Island, and died August 10, 1925 in Augusta maine.

Children of THOMAS COLFER and JULIA COUGHLIN are:

i. BRIDGET4 COLFER, b. December 03, 1879, Glengerry Prince Edward Island; d. April 01, 1964, Hallowell maine; m. FRED A PURINGTON.

ii. APOLLONIA COLFER, b. February 11, 1881, Glengerry Prince Edward Island; d. March 28, 1952, Hallowell maine; m. (1) SYLVESTER YOUNG; m. (2) ALBERT WILLIAMS, Unknown; b. New Hampshire; d. 1927.

iii. MARY COLFER, b. March 28, 1882, Glengerry Prince Edward Island; d. July 18, 1964, Augusta maine; m. EUGENE WESCOTT, Unknown; b. Unknown.

iv. MARGRET JOHANNA COLFER, b. May 1890, Bloomfield, Prince Edward Island; d. June 29, 1913, Hallowell maine.

v. ELIZABETH ELLAN COLFER, b. February 04, 1892, Bloomfield, Prince Edward Island; d. May 1923, Hallowell maine.

vi. CATHERINE COLFER, b. 1887, Glengerry Prince Edward Island; d. 1889, Prince Edward Island.

vii. GEORGE EDWIN COLFER, b. 1884, PRince Edward Island; d. Unknown.

viii. WILFRED COLFER, b. 1886, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown.

ix. CHARLES COLFER, b. 1889, Prince Edward Island; d. Unknown.

6. CATHERINE3 COLFER (THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 1854 in Prince Edward Island, and died June 16, 1884 in Prince Edward Island. She married UNKNOWN Unknown. He was born in Prince Edward Island.

Child of CATHERINE COLFER and UNKNOWN is:

i. UNKNOWN4.

7. CAROLINE3 COLFER (THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born September 03, 1855 in Prince Edward Island, and died Unknown in Prince Edward Island. She married CHARLES RILEY January 08, 1878. He was born 1853 in Prince Edward Island, and died Unknown in Prince Edward Island.

Children of CAROLINE COLFER and CHARLES RILEY are:

i. MENNEY4 RILEY, b. 1879.

ii. SARA JANE RILEY, b. 1880.

iii. WILLIAM C RILEY, b. October 29, 1881.

iv. ANNIE S RILEY, b. April 03, 1885.

v. MARGRET R RILEY, b. April 14, 1887.

vi. MABLE B RILEY, b. October 05, 1891.

vii. JAMES RILEY, b. October 18, 1894.

viii. ETHEL C RILEY, b. June 18, 1897.


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