NameGeorge COATES
Birthabt 1862
Death29 Oct 1938
OccupationGardener, Farmer
FatherJames COATES (~1819-)
MotherFanny (~1833-)
Spouses
Birth1861
Death18 Nov 1939
FatherBarnabas HODGSON (1836-1900)
MotherElizabeth LOWE (1827-1885)
Marriage1891
ChildrenJames (1892-)
Notes for George COATES
Information from Taylor/Bowes/Spurs/Howells family tree at ancestry.uk

In the 1871 census New Adel, Adel, Yorkshire.
Head James Coates, age 52, Shepherd, born Kirkgill, Yorkshire.
Wife Fanny Coates, age 38, born Marchmington, Yorkshire.
Daughter Margaret Coates, age 14, Scholar, born Adel.
Son John W. Coates, age 10, Scholar, born Headingley.
Son George Coates, age 8, Scholar, born Adel.
Son James Coates, age 4, born Adel.
Son Thomas H. Coates, age 2, born Adel. Daughter Jane Coates, age 6 months, born Adel.

In the 1881 census New Adel, Adel cum Eccup, Yorkshire.
Head Fanny Coates, age 48, widow, born Markington, Yorkshire.
Son John William Coates, unmarried, age 20, gardener (Domestic), born Adel.
Son George Coates, age 18, unmarried, Agriculteral labourer, born Adel.
Son James Coates, age 14, Servant (Domestic), born Adel.
Son Thomas H. Coates, age 12, Scholar, born Adel.
Daughter Jane Coates, age 10, Scholar, born Adel. Son Harry Coates, age 8, Scholar, born Adel.

In the 1891 census New Adel Cottage, Adel cum Eccup, Yorkshire, Wharfedale district, Horsforth sub-district.
Head Fanny Coates, widow, age 58, born Markington, Yorkshire.
Son George Coates, age 28, single, Gardener Domestic, born Adel.
Son James Coates, single, age 24, Gardener Domestic, born Adel.
Daughter Jane Coates, age 20, born Adel. 1 boarder.

In the October to December 1938 death index George Coates, age 76, Leeds, Yorkshire, volume 9b, page 456.

National Probate calendar
George Coates of 509 Otley-road Leeds, died 29 October 1938 Administration London 29 December 1938 to Ruth Annie Coates widow and James Coates greenkeeper. Effects 1792 pounds 12 shillings 9 pence.
Notes for Ruth Annie (Spouse 1)
Information from Taylor/Bowes/Spurs/Howells family tree at ancestry.uk

In the January to March 1861 birth index Ruth Annie Hodgson, Tadcaster district, Yorkshire, volume 9c, page 545.

Parish records East Keswick
Baptized August 11, 1861 Ruth Annie Hodgson daughter of Barnabas and Elizabeth Hodgson of East Keswick, father is a labourer, ceremony performed by S. H. Fearer?

In the 1861 census West End, East Keswick, Wetherby district, Yorkshire. Head Barnabas Hodgson, age 25, Quarry Man, born East Keswick. Wife Elizabeth Hodgson, age 33, born Bramhope. Daughter Ruth A. Hodgson, age 3 months, born East Keswick. [There listed next to Henry Lowe, Elizabeth’s brother.]

In the 1871 census civil parish of East Keswick, registration district Wetherby, sub district Boston living at the Mote [or Mole]. George Clough head, married, age 50, farmer of 40 acres, born East Keswick. Wife Mary Clough age 49, born Bramhope, Yorkshire. Niece Ruth Ann Hodgson age 10, scholar, born East Keswick. Aunt Hannah Scatchard unmarried age 61, retired School Mistress, born East Keswick.

In the 1891 census S. Helens, Adel cum Eccup, Yorkshire. Servant Ruth A. Hodgson, single, age 30, cook domestic servant, born East Keswick Yorkshire. She is living with Octavius Eddison solicitor and his 2 young sons. There is a visitor who is a trained nurse and 3 other servants a nurse domestic servant, a waitress and a housemaid.

In the October to December 1891 marriage index Ruth Annie Hodgson and George Coates, Wharfedale, Yorkshire, volume 9a, page 211.

In the 1901 census Old School House, Adel, Yorkshire. Head George Coates, age 38, Gardener, born Adel, Yorkshire. Wife Ruth A. Coates, age 39, born East Keswick, Yorkshire. Son James Coates, age 8, born Adel Yorkshire. Boarder Frederick W. Thompson, single, age 18, apprentice joiner, born York, Yorkshire.

In the 1911 census Old School House, Adel near Leeds, Yorkshire.
George Coates, age 48, farmer, own account, born Adel, Yorkshire.
Ruth Annie Coates, age 49, married 19 years, 1 child born alive, 1 still living, born East Keswick, Yorkshire.
Son James Coates, age 18, single, working at home, born Adel.

In the October to December 1939 death index, Ruth A. Coates, Leeds, Yorkshire, volume 9b, page 359.

National Probate Calendar
Ruth Annie Coates of 509 Otley-road Leeds, widow died 18 November 1939 Probate London 4 March 1940 to James Coates green-keeper. Effects 4017 pounds 5 shillings 4 pence.
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