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Henry "Warren" Coit
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1918
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 2006
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Warren Coit attended SMU Engineering School. He was in the Naval Reserve and was called up in 1941, serving in the Pacific on the USS Crescent City. Was in Efate, Sabu Island, Funi Futi, Bougainvilla, Guadalcanal and other of the Solomon Islands, often under Japanese fire. Discharged in December 1945, he was recalled in 1947 for the Korean war, discharged again in 1951 for a total of eight years in the Navy.

He returned to SMU for another three years, then worked for Gulf Research and Engineering Co on a seismograph crew. Next he was a surveyor for Gulf and then Seismic Engineering Co, surveying areas of West Texas, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada and Louisiana. He spent his latter years developing a subdivision on his property at Lake Tewakoni.

He never married.

HENRY WARREN COIT was a direct descendent of the Coit, Routh and Campbell families, pioneers in Dallas and Collin counties. He was dedicated to the preservation of Dallas and Collin county history, especially the Routh and Frankford Cemeteries and Dallas Heritage Village.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Campbell Coit (1893 - 1965)
  Winnie Warren Coit (1894 - 1985)
 
 Siblings:
  Henry "Warren" Coit (1918 - 2006)
  Catherine Coit Andrews (1919 - 1990)*
  Thomas Malloy Coit (1926 - 1993)*
  Richard Booth Coit (1928 - 1948)*
  Harold Lee Coit (1929 - 1991)*
  Mary Ann Coit Doggett (1934 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Chapel Garden
 
Created by: AAndrewsRF
Record added: Aug 12, 2012
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 Added: Oct. 2, 2015

- AAndrewsRF
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