September 26, 2010

Horace Justin Coffey

I recently received thess photos from Denise Herndon Risch, a descendant of Horace Justin and Maggie through their daughter, Virginia Rebecca who married Tom T. Herndon.

Horace Justin, born Feb. 27, 1882 in Nelson Co., VA, was a son of Andrew J. and Rebecca E. Campbell Coffey.  Horace died Feb. 18, 1953 in Goochland Co., VA and was buried in Sandy Hook at the Oak Grove Cemetery.
Maggie, Adell & Horace

His wife, Maggie May Haden was born on Jan. 6, 1882 and died in Goochland Co. on Dec. 17, 1961.  She is also buried at Oak Grove.

Their children were:

Adell Hallie, born Jan. 6, 1905, died Oct. 2, 1977 in Goochland Co.  She apparently never married.  She was also buried at Oak Grove.

Virginia Rebecca, born Feb. 20, 1908, married Tom T. Herndon on Jun. 4, 1929 in Goochland Co.
Virginia R. Coffey Herndon

Jackson Nelson, born Oct. 26, 1909, died Apr. 15, 1976 in Goochland Co.  He married Cecil T., born Oct. 2, 1915, died Apr. 23, 1987 in Goochland Co.  They too are buried at Oak Grove.  They had at least one son, Jackson Nelson, Jr., born Jan. 14, 1945, died Sep. 14, 1996 in Goochland Co., and was buried at Oak Grove.

Horace, Jr. was born May 1, 1911.  No other information.

Teddie Rosevelt, born Oct. 4, 1912.  No other information.

Twins - born Nov. 22, 1913; one died unnamed, one survived:  Wilbur Haden, died May 14, 1991.  He married a lady named Kathleen P. (Kitty), born Nov. 26, 1916, died Feb. 4, 1984 in Goochland Co.  They are buried at Byrd Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Goochland, Goochland Co.
Madge Justine, born Oct. 6, 1918.  No other information.

Helen Vera, born Jan. 27, 1920.  No other information.

More information coming on this family as it becomes available.

Contact Form


Email *

Message *