Mary Gertrude Coble

2 March 1915–26 October 2011 (Age 96)
Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Gertrude

When Mary Gertrude Coble was born on 2 March 1915, in Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, United States, her father, Thomas Harlan Coble, was 29 and her mother, Gladys Fay Glass, was 24. She married Harold Wayne Knote on 9 June 1938, in Jay, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Jefferson Township, Jay, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 26 October 2011, in Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Redkey, Jay, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold Wayne Knote
Mary Gertrude Coble
Marriage: 9 June 1938
Steven Allen Knote

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 June 1938Jay, Indiana, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 1
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    Age 2
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
    Age 26
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    1 English: from Middle English cobel ‘rowboat’, presumably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such or possibly as a nickname for a sailor.2 Americanized spelling of German Kobel .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Mary G Knote in household of Harold Knote, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Mary G Cable in household of Harlan Cable, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Mary G Coble in household of Harlan Coble, "United States Census, 1920"

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