Edward William Coad

Brief Life History of Edward William

When Edward William Coad was born on 29 September 1909, in Keystone, Pennington, South Dakota, United States, his father, Edward Coad, was 48 and his mother, Cora Ann THOMAS, was 33. He married Neva May Gray on 21 April 1935, in Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Township 3 Range 10, Meade, South Dakota, United States in 1940 and Owanka Township, Pennington, South Dakota, United States in 1950. He died on 11 January 1987, in Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, United States.

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Edward William Coad
Neva May Gray
Marriage: 21 April 1935
Lysle Richard Coad
Gailord Allen Coad
George William Coad
Mavis May Coad

Sources (6)

  • Edward W. Coad, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Edward Coad, "South Dakota, Department of Health, Index to Births 1843-1914 and Marriages 1950-2016 "
  • Edward William Coad, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): from Middle English co(u)de, cud(e) ‘gum, mastic, cobbler's wax’, perhaps applied as a metonymic occupational name for a cobbler.

Irish: from Mac Uaid, see McQuaid .

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

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