Nancy Ann Cossett Coulson

December 27, 1808–August 3, 1874

Born at Granby, Hartford County, Connecticut; daughter of Sarah Shepherd and Silus Cossitt. Died at La Harpe, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Lorraine Cook White, comp., The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1994–2002), 1:33. Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 59. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2015), Nancy Ann Shepard Cossitt LDRR-8GC . 1870 U.S. census, La Harpe, Hancock Co., Illinois, p. 185B, Nancy Coulson; digital image, (, accessed Sept. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 226. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Sept. 2015), memorial no. 92363211, Nancy Ann Shepard Cossitt Coulson; La Harpe Cemetery, La Harpe, IL.