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COATES William Joseph

COATES William Joseph

Male 1861 - 1932  (70 years)

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  • Name COATES William Joseph 
    Born 19 Oct 1861  , Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Birth 19 Oct 1862  , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1870 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1870  T5S R1E, Goode Twp., Franklin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 8y 
    • He was recorded in the household of O.D. Coats, and was 8 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1870 U.S. census, Illinois, Franklin County, Township 5, Range 1 [COATS, O.D..]
    1870 U.S. census, Illinois, Franklin County, Township 5, Range 1 [COATS, O.D..]
    1880 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1880  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 18y 
    • He was recorded as the son of "O.D. Coats" and was 18 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1880 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATS, O.D.]
    1880 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATS, O.D.]
    Occupation 1900  [8, 9
    farmer 
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 39y 
    • He was recorded as being the head of household, and was 39 years old at the time of this census. He was born Oct. 1861, and had been married for 15 years. His occupation was recorded as "farmer", and Illinois was his reported birthplace. "Tennessee" was the recorded birthplace of both his father and mother.
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Catherine]
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Catherine]
    Residence 1908  T4S R3W S6 NESW and West half of NWSE, Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Age: 68y 
    • He was recorded as being the head of household, and was 68 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "farmer", and Illinois was his reported birthplace. Tennessee was the recorded birthplace of both his father and mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Perry County, Swanwick [COATES, William]
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    Biography
    • William traveled for the Brown Shoe Company for awhile, then taught at a school. They lived in Enwing, Illinois part of the time. He also owned a leather shop. He then sold the store, and bought a farm in Swanwick, Illinois where they lived the rest of their lives.
    Died 6 Jun 1932  Road Dist No 43, Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Age: 72y 7m 17d 
    Cause: cerebral hemorrhage 
    Death Certificate of COATES, William
    Death Certificate of COATES, William
    Buried 8 Jun 1932  Swanwick Cemetery, Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gravestone for COATES, William Joseph
    Gravestone for COATES, William Joseph
    Transcription:
    WILLIAM J. COATES
    1859 -- 1932
    BURNS SERVICE
    [Note: "Burns" was the Undertaker]
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 24 June 2005
    Association COATS James (Relationship: DNA Relative) 
    Person ID I3873  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2016 

    Father COATS Ozias Denton,   b. 4 Oct 1834, , , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1899, , Sesser, Franklin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother PIERCE Catharine,   b. Jan 1842, , , Meigs County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1914, 514 Fairground Ave., Hillsboro, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1860  , , Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15, 16
    Marriage Certificate of COATES, Ozias and PEARCE, Catherine
    Marriage Certificate of COATES, Ozias and PEARCE, Catherine
    Family ID F1478  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family LEE Nancy Elizabeth,   b. 29 Jul 1863, , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1937, , Oakdale, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1884  , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. COATES Katie,   d. (infant)
    +2. COATES Grover Cleveland,   b. 4 Mar 1885, , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1947, , Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +3. COATES Martha Rosetta,   b. 7 Mar 1888, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1939, , Winkle, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +4. COATES Denton Marion,   b. 9 Sep 1896, , Ewing, Franklin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1973, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2007 
    Family ID F1403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Oct 1861 - , Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 19 Oct 1862 - , , , Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 U.S. Census - Age: 18y - 1 Jun 1880 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1884 - , , , Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 39y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 68y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Jun 1932 - Swanwick Cemetery, Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S154] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918." Database and digital images. Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2006-present), Marion Denton Coates, registration no. 28, Draft Board 0, Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, NARA microfilm publication M1509, roll 1614442 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1075] Civil War and Later Pension Files. Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15. National Archives, Washington, D.C., Circular Questionaire, 5 July 1898 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S162] Illinois. Jefferson County. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Birth records for Franklin Co. were reported only after 1877.

    5. [S230] Illinois. Perry County. Death Certificates. Perry County Clerk, Pinckneyville (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S160] Illinois. Franklin County. 1870 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S161] Illinois. Jefferson County. 1880 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S162] Illinois. Jefferson County. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1008] Jetton, Kay and Elda Jones, compilers. Burns/Lentz Funeral Home Records, 1930-1964, (Marissa, IL : Marissa Historical and Genealogical Socity, 2002), p. 21 (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S1158] Antique Map Collection, Map of Perry County, Illinois. Du Quoin, Ill. : Standard Engineering Company, [1908], entry for W.J. Coats (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S165] Illinois. Perry County. 1930 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S230] Illinois. Perry County. Death Certificates. Perry County Clerk, Pinckneyville (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S543] Swanwick Cemetery (Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.16397° W89.52823°; located in .5 mi southeast of Swanwick, Illinois on Rt. 13). Grave markers, William J. Coates marker; personally read and photographed, 4 November 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S562] Illinois. Jefferson County. Marriage Certificates. Jefferson County Clerk's Office, Mount Vernon, Illinois (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S62] "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900." Database. Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriagesrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), entry for Ozins D. Coates and Catharine Pearce, 9 November 1860; citing Jefferson County Marriages, vol. 2, p. 43 (Reliability: 2).

    16. [S1076] Civil War and Later Pension Files. Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15. National Archives, Washington, D.C. (Reliability: 2).