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Emma Jane Prentice Coates
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1858
Becket
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 1909
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Emma Jane Prentice, daughter of Ira Leonard Prentice & Hannah (McSweeney) Prentice, was born in Becket, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, on 23 March 1858. Father's Occupation: Laborer, and later supervisor of a railroad repair crew for the Boston & Albany Railroad. Father's Birthplace: Worthington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Mother's Birthplace: Ireland.

Emma Jane married Oliver Cromwell Coates, of Springfield, Massachusetts, on 29 Jun 1892, in the 1st Congregational Church, in Becket. She died 14 July 1909 at her home 327 Bay Street, Springfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, at the age of 51 years, 3 months, 21 days. Her parents are listed as Ira L. & Hannah Prentice; and her father's birthplace is given as Worthington, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

Sources:
Massachusetts Archives, Columbia Point, Boston, MA
- Birth: 1858 Volume 114 Page 34 (note: her name appears incorrectly as Emmerjane Prentice in this record).
- Death: 1909 Volume 1909/40 Page 475.
Marriage: LDS familysearch.org > Massachusetts Marriage Records 1840-1915.
Ira's occupation: 1860, 1870 U.S. Census data.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ira Leonard Prentice (1828 - 1910)
  Hannah McSweeney Prentice (1830 - 1923)
 
 Siblings:
  James Anson Prentice (1855 - 1927)*
  Emma Jane Prentice Coates (1858 - 1909)
  Elmer Leonard Prentice (1860 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North Becket Cemetery
Becket
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: BGL
Originally Created by: Bette Hartman
Record added: Sep 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117408992
Emma Jane <i>Prentice</i> Coates
Added by: James Bianco
 
 
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