1843–1905

Introduction

Born: Sep­tem­ber 1843, Bald­wins­ville, New York.

Died: May 6, 1905, Syr­a­cuse, New York.

Buried: Oak­wood Ce­me­te­ry, Syr­a­cuse, New York.

Andrew was son of John Post and Eliz­a­beth (Bet­sey) Whit­man Coats; hus­band of Sar­ah Jane (Jen­nie) De Land (mar­ried Au­gust 23, 1866, Syr­a­cuse); and fa­ther of Will­iam Post.

During the Am­er­i­can ci­vil war, where he lost an arm, An­drew served in Com­pa­ny B, Eighth Mi­chi­gan Vol­un­teers.

After the war, he worked for the Alex­and­er Ir­on Works for 38 years.

He was a mem­ber of the Wes­ley­an Meth­od­ist Church.

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