Mary Elizabeth Ann Coates

10 December 1842–25 April 1891 (Age 48)
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Elizabeth Ann

When Mary Elizabeth Ann Coates was born on 10 December 1842, in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Coates, was 30 and her mother, Ann Dutton, was 25. She married Charles Washington Averett on 28 February 1860, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1852 and lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died on 25 April 1891, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Washington Averett
1836–1926
Mary Elizabeth Ann Coates
1842–1891
Marriage: 28 February 1860
Charles Washington Averett Jr.
1862–1933
William Alma Averett
1863–1941
Thomas J. Averett
1864–1865
Anne Elizabeth Averett
1866–1939
Joseph Averett (Twin)
1867–1868
Hyrum Averett (Twin)
1867–1869
Mary Ellen Averett
1871–1905
John Albert Averett
1871–1950
Emma Jane Averett
1873–1902
George Averett
1875–1875
Adelia Everett
1877–1914
Clarence Franklin Averett
1879–1961
Alice Adelade Averett
1882–1882
James Averett
1884–1959

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1860Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 1
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 12
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1860
    Age 18
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places called Coates, for example in Cambridgeshire, Gloucestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Shropshire, Sussex, and Wiltshire; Cotes in Leicestershire or Staffordshire; or possibly from Coat in Somerset, Cote in Oxford and Yorkshire, with excrescent -s; or possibly from any of numerous other places similarly named from the new Middle English plural form cotes of Old English cot (plural cotu) ‘cottage’, also ‘shelter’, and sometimes ‘woodman's hut’. It is possible that some bearers may be from a place whose current name is from the dative plural form of this word, cotum, for example Coatham (Durham) or Cottam, Cotham (Nottinghamshire), or from the plural of the related weak noun cote, plural coten. Cotham (Nottinghamshire) is early recorded as Cotes, and Coton (Cambridgeshire, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire) have many similar spellings. See also Coate . There are very small places in Midlothian, East Lothian, and Fife called Coates, but the surname seems rarely if ever to be Scottish in origin.Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Kotz or perhaps German Koths .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Coats
    Coate
    Cottage

    Story Highlight

    Charles Washington Averett and Elizabeth Coates History in Mountainville

    MOUNTAINVILLE The Round Hills or Round Knolls as they have been known since the first settlers homesteaded in the vicinity of the five small round hills, are situated just to the southeast of thc, ce …

    Sources (42)

    • Mary J Coates in household of Joseph Coates, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Elizabeth Coat in entry for May Ellen Johnson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Elisabeth Evarts in household of Washington Evarts, "United States Census, 1880"

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