Elsie Lola <I>Leddra</I> Coates

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Elsie Lola Leddra Coates

  • Birth 30 Mar 1918 Penzance, Cornwall Unitary Authority, Cornwall, England
  • Death 13 Feb 1999 Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Cuyahoga Falls, Summit County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 117397273

Elsie was the daughter of Hetty Jeffery Hancock1894-1974 and George Leddra 1891-1977 who moved to Akron from Cornwall to live. She married 21 Sept 1940 in Akron, Ohio to Harry Charles Coates born Manlius, New York (draftsman) His parents; William P. Coates and Maude M. VanDooser.

Her sister Esther Peggy Leddra 1921- married 1941 Akron, Ohio to Jack Bernard Slaughter 1920-1974 She moved to Springfield, Mass around 1956 with her husband. Esther Peggy Slaughter also married Aug. 1, 1980 Columbus, Ohio while residing in Pinellas, Florida to a Leo Arthur Wise of Baltimore, Maryland
Elsie worked as a telephone operator.

Immigrants from Cornwall, England to Akron Ohio by Linda Mann
Can be found in the Main Library Special Collections Department

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  • Created by: Kiley Mann
  • Added: 20 Sep 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 117397273
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elsie Lola Leddra Coates (30 Mar 1918–13 Feb 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 117397273, citing Chestnut Hill Memorial Park, Cuyahoga Falls, Summit County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Kiley Mann (contributor 47553600) .