Lilly Edna Coey

25 May 1901–27 December 1987 (Age 86)
Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Lilly Edna

When Lilly Edna Coey was born on 25 May 1901, in Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, Newton Crittendon Coey, was 37 and her mother, Celesta Jane Kilbreath, was 40. She married Elzay Gale Garlinger in 1919, in United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Jefferson Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 27 December 1987, in Scioto, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wheelersburg, Scioto, Ohio, United States.

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Elzay Gale Garlinger
Lilly Edna Coey
Marriage: 1919
Gladys Maxine Garlinger
Harold Eugene Garlinger
Paul R. Garlinger
Charles Garlinger

Spouse and Children

United States


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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 2

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a quiet or shy person, from French coi ‘quiet’, ‘coy’, ‘shy’.2 Scottish: variant of Cowie .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lillie Garlinger in household of Elzay Garlinger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lillie Garlinger in household of Elzay Garlinger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lilly Corey in entry for James W Hawke and Gladys M Garlinger, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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