Catherine E. Coats

1853–1953 (Age 100)
Ellisburg, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Catherine E.

When Catherine E. Coats was born in 1853, in Ellisburg, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Charles Coats, was 30 and her mother, Alvira Ellis, was 20. She married Ira Bishop about 1873, in Potter, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Allegany Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1953, in Potter, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 100, and was buried in Andrews Settlement, Allegany Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Bishop
1850–1923
Catherine E. Coats
1853–1953
Marriage: about 1873
Mary Alvira Bishop
1890–1975
William Bishop
1893–1903

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1873
Potter, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(2)

    Mary Alvira Bishop

    Female1890–1975Female

    William Bishop

    Male1893–1903Male

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Coats

    Male1823–1909Male

    Alvira Ellis

    Female1833–1926Female

siblings

(7)

    Frances Eugenia Coats

    Female1851–1912Female

    Francis Coats

    Male1851–Male

    Female1853–1953Female

    Harriet A. Coats

    Female1855–1888Female

    Harriet A. Coats

    Female1855–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 10

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 28

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Coates .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Coates in household of Charles Coates, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Catherine E Coats in household of Chas Coats, "United States Census, 1860"
  • C Elizabeth Coats in household of Carles Coats, "United States Census, 1880"

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