Sampson Coate

17 December 1790–5 July 1853 (Age 62)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Sampson

When Sampson Coate was born on 17 December 1790, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Big John Coate, was 45 and his mother, Rachel Wright, was 43. He married Mrs. Coats about 1817. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Lawrence, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Washington Township, Greene, Indiana, United States in 1850. He died on 5 July 1853, in Greene, Indiana, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Sampson Coate
1790–1853
Sarah Evans
1800–
Marriage: 4 October 1848
Solomon R. Coate
1833–
Amanda Coate
1835–
Ralph Coate
1836–
James Coate
1838–
George Coate
1844–

Spouse and Children

    Male1790–1853Male

    Sarah Evans

    Female1800–Female

MARRIAGE
4 October 1848
Greene, Indiana, United States
children

(5)

    Solomon R. Coate

    Male1833–Male

    Amanda Coate

    Female1835–Female

    Ralph Coate

    Male1836–Male

    James Coate

    Male1838–Male

    George Coate

    Male1844–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Head Tax Law

Age 2

"In 1792, South Carolina passes a law called the ""head tax"" for all free African Americans from age 16-50. This tax was $2.00."
1808

Age 18

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Coates , from the dative singular of cote, cott.2 Americanized spelling of German Koth .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samson Coats, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Sampson Coats, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Sampson Coats, "United States Census, 1830"

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