Edith Bell Coats

21 May 1890–1926 (Age 35)
Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States

The Life of Edith Bell

When Edith Bell Coats was born on 21 May 1890, in Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, her father, Nelson Philetus Coats, was 28 and her mother, Caroline L. Redfield, was 24. She married Walter Wesley Henry on 28 November 1906, in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Steuben, Indiana, United States in 1927 and Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, United States in 1937. She died in 1926, in Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in West Pennfield Cemetery, Calhoun, Michigan Territory, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Walter Wesley Henry
1887–1963
Edith Bell Coats
1890–1926
Marriage: 28 November 1906
Della May Henry
1908–1985
Ralph L Henry
1913–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1906
Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States
children

(2)

    Della May Henry

    Female1908–1985Female

    Ralph L Henry

    Male1913–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 10

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Coates .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edith Henry in household of Walter Henry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edith B Henry in household of Walter Henry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edith B Coats in household of Nelson P Coats, "United States Census, 1900"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.