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Alfred Coate
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Birth: Jun., 1844
Ludlow Falls
Miami County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1923
Lyon County
Kansas, USA

Alfred was born in Ludlow Falls, Ohio to Benjamin Coate and Phoebe Haworth.

Alfred served as a private in Co. D, 147th Ohio Infantry during the Civil War.

Alfred was married to Ruth Anne Hadley on Mar. 9, 1879 in Lyon Co., Kansas.

He was employed at the Jay lumber yard in Emporia.


Alfred Coate Dead

Alfred Coate died last night at his home 618 Exchange Street, of a complication of diseases.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in the Friends Church. Rev. Homer Biddlecum, pastor of the church, will conduct the services. Interment will be in Maplewood Cemetery.

Alfred Coate was born in Miami County, Ohio, near Ludlow Falls, in 1847. He came to Kansas in 1866, locating west of Emporia. He was married in 1879 to Ruth Hadley, of Lakeside, and 20 years ago, Mr. and Mrs. Coate moved to Emporia where Mr. Coate was employed in the Jay lumber yard.

Mrs. Coate, who survives Mr. Coate, was awarded the chair offered by the fair association in October, 1921, to the oldest resident settler in Lyon County, having come to the county in 1854 when a girl.

Two sisters of Mr. Coate, Mrs. Anne McKain, of Ludlow Falls, Ohio, and Mrs. Mary Cassett, of West Milton, Ohio; and a brother, Sampson Coate, also survive.

-obituary, Emporia [Kan.] Gazette (May 1, 1923)
Family links: 
  Benjamin Coate (1810 - 1886)
  Phebe Haworth Coate (1813 - 1865)
  Ruth Anne Hadley Coate (1847 - 1923)
  Jane M. Coate Coppock (1839 - 1868)*
  Alfred Coate (1844 - 1923)
  David H. Coate (1854 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 29, Lot 24, Space 6
Maintained by: Trish Coate
Originally Created by: Becky Doan
Record added: Jul 28, 2012
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Alfred Coate
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Thank you Ancestor in 17 steps. Rest in Peace
- Larry & Helen in Ok.
 Added: Feb. 25, 2016
Private, Company D, 147th Ohio Infantry
- Becky Doan
 Added: Jul. 19, 2015

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