Henry Coyner


Henry J. Coyner, son of Harrison H. and Martha W. Coyner was born at Waynesboro, Virginia 21 September 1866, and passed away at the St. Frances Hospital in Macomb, Thursday, 19 May 1932 at the age of 65 years, 7 months and 23 days. Infections from an infected bone led to other complications causing his death. Nearly 45 years ago he came to Illinois and made his home on a farm near Adair in Adair Township. Here he lived and labored as a farmer for about 30 years, moving to Adair 11 years ago. where he lived until his death. On 25 December 1890, he was united in marriage to Clara B. Snyder of Adair. To this union two daughters were born, namely: Mrs. Elsie Herndon and Mrs. Dovie Seymour, both of Adair. For a number of years he has been a member of the Methodist Church of Adair. There remains to mourn his departure the wife and two daughters, four grandchildren, three brothers, namely: Camden L. of Waynesboro, Virginia, Marcellus of Swoopes, Virginia, and J. L. of Vermont, Illinois, one sister, Elizabeth Dart, Nebraska, these among a number of relatives and friends will mourn his death. His parents and two brothers preceeded him in death.

(Unknown newspaper and date, submitted by Lewis Wetzel)



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