Margaret Kilcoyne

29 March 1874–9 January 1944 (Age 69)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Margaret

Margaret Kilcoyne was born on 29 March 1874, in Missouri, United States as the daughter of Thomas Kilcoyne and Mary Newton. She married Edgar D. Bates in 1896, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 9 January 1944, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar D. Bates
Margaret Kilcoyne
Marriage: 1896
Annah L Bates
Stuart E Bates
Charles Robinson Bates
Harry Lee Bates

Spouse and Children

St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Kilcoyne


    Mary Newton




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chaoin ‘son of the servant of St. Caoin’ or ‘son of the gentle lad’.Caoin is a personal name or adjective meaning ‘gentle’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Margrete Bates in household of George Marsa, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret Bates in household of Edgar D Bates, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Kilcoyne Bates, "Find A Grave Index"

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