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Coltrin, John

Biography

July 1775–13 Aug. 1846. Born in Tolland, Tolland Co., Connecticut. Son of John Coltrin and Rebecca Maxon. Moved to Colrain, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, by 1790. Married first Sarah Graham, ca. 1793–1794. Moved to New York, ca. late 1790s; to Ovid, Seneca Co., New York, by 1804; to Caledonia, Genesee Co., New York, by 1810; to Geauga Co., Ohio, 1814; and to Strongsville, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, by 1820. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Wife died, 20 Mar. 1841, at Strongsville. Moved to area near Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, ca. 1841. Married second Leah Van Duzen, ca. 1842. Received high priest license, 8 Apr. 1844. Died in Pottawattamie Co., Iowa Territory.

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