Charles Coats

20 December 1806–8 June 1895 (Age 88)
Roseboom, Roseboom, Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Coats was born on 20 December 1806, in Roseboom, Roseboom, Otsego, New York, United States, his father, Salmon Coats, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Marks, was 27. He had at least 1 son with Hannah M. He lived in Otsego, New York, United States in 1860. He died on 8 June 1895, in New York, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Berkshire, Tioga, New York, United States.

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Hannah M
Hiram Coats

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 21

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 24

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Coates .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Coats, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Charles Coats, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Charles Coats, "New York State Census, 1855"

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