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Noah Beery Coffman

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Noah Beery Coffman, American banking. Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner), Elk.

Background

Coffman, Noah Beery was born on April 12, 1857 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States. Son of Noah Beery and Margaret (Wimp) Coffman.

Education

Preparatory education, high school, Urbana, Illinois. Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois, 1878.

Career

Began as cashier Exchange Bank, Hebron, Nebraska, 1880. Cashier Bank of New Tacoma (now Tacoma), Washington, 1883. Partner Coffman & Allen, Chehalis, 1884, now Coffman-Dobson Bank & Trust Company, of which is manager and president.

Chairman of the Board Coffman-Dobson Investment Company, Toledo (Washington) State Bank, Pe Ell State Bank, State Bank of Winlock. President Henderson Land Company Active in county and state war work. Ex-president Washington State Good Roads Association, Washington State Bankers Association, Washington State Chamber Commerce.

Delaware Republican National Convention, Philadelphia, 1898, Chicago, 1916. Treasurer Diocese of Olympia Protestant Episcopal Church, 1887-1926. Many times delegate to National Triennial Convention of the church.

Works

  • Author: Old Lewis County, Oregon, 1926.

Membership

Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner), Elk. Clubs: Rotary, Chehalis Golf and Country.

Connections

Married Adalisno Jane Tighe, October 1, 1883. Children: Florence Adaline (Mistress.

father:
Noah Beery Coffman

mother:
Margaret (Wimp) Coffman

spouse:
Adalisno Jane Tighe

child:
Florence Adaline (Mrs Coffman