Minerva Antoinette Copeland

F, (10 August 1865 - 31 May 1942)
Father-Biological*John Weir Copeland b. c 1836, d. 9 Feb 1905
Mother-Biological*Floretta A. Russell b. 24 Mar 1840, d. 16 Dec 1901
Last Edited=11 Aug 2022
     Minerva Antoinette Copeland was born on 10 August 1865 at Hannibal, Oswego County, New York.1 She was the daughter of John Weir Copeland and Floretta A. Russell. Minerva Antoinette Copeland went by the nick-name of Nettie. Sheappeared on the US Census of 1870 in the household of John Weir Copeland and Floretta A. Russell at Wolcott, Wayne County, New York.2 Minerva Antoinette Copelandappeared on the US Census of 1880 in the household of Floretta A. Russell at Main Street, Wolcott, Wayne County, New York.3

Minerva Antoinette Copeland, age 22, married Harry S. French, age 22 on 25 January 1888 at Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

1. Laura A. French (c1889-____)
2. Clinton Russell French (1890-1977)
3. Noyes C. French (1892-2007)
4. Grace C. French (c1893-1898)
5. Georgia B. French (c1895-____.)1

Minerva Antoinette Copelandappeared on the US Census of 1900 in the household of George Thomas Griffith and Grace Estelle Copeland at 76 Olive Street, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio.1 Minerva Antoinette Copeland died on 31 May 1942 at age 76.


  1. Census Bureau. 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, 2004.
  2. Census Bureau. 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Provoi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, 2009.
  3. Census Bureau. 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, 2010.