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Alfred James Coates, Jr
Birth: Jul. 26, 1889
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1930
Bolivar
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA

James was secretary to U. S. Senator Kenneth McKellar and two Memphis mayors.

At age thirteen, he lost both legs near the knee as the result of trying to jump aboard a moving freight train.

His last name on his marker is misspelled; it should be Coates.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alfred James Coates (1854 - 1915)
  Mary Wills Parish Coates (1857 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Verna Vernell Hall Coates (1889 - 1986)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Coates Rogers (1919 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frederick James Coates (1881 - 1953)*
  John Reeves Coates (1883 - 1945)*
  William Albert Coates (1887 - 1956)*
  Alfred James Coates (1889 - 1930)
  Mary Adeline Coates Lear (1890 - 1970)*
  Austin Murray Coates (1895 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Bolivar
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Kim Staples
Record added: Feb 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66211872
Alfred James Coates, Jr
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Alfred James Coates, Jr
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