Ancestors of George Cordeaux Coates
This page is dedicated George Cordeaux Coates.
George Cordeaux Coates married Zillah Edmonds in 1886 in Leven, East Yorksire. They adopted William Mortimer Coates (born as Hampshire). William Hampshire's natural mother was Alice Edmonds (Zillah's younger sister) and his natural father was George Hampshire.
Although not strictly part of our blood line it would be remiss to omit his contribution to our family.
Pictures of William Mortimer Coates ...
George Cordeaux Coates and immediate ancestors
|George Cordeaux Coates|
born 1854, Leven
b 1818 Leven
Gardener / Steward
|Sarah Ann Cordox|
b 1831 Welwick
|Mary Gray||George Cordox|
b 1809 Catwick
Welwick is 2 miles SE of Partington (between Hull and Spurn Point).
There are differences as to the spelling of Cordox. George C. Coates has Cordeaux. The monument inscriptions in Leven have Cordukes.
Sarah Ann Cordox and her parents were living in Leven from at least 1841.
Sarah Ann (Cordox) Coates was still alive in 1901 and had been living since at least 1871 as an annuitant. Her husband probably died about 1871 as Sarah gave birth to a daughter about this time and she is listed as a widow in the 1871 census.
Robert and Sarah Ann also had 2 daughters Francis Hannah (b 1860, Sutton) and Edith Marion (b 1871, Hull) and a son William (1857 Sutton).
George Cordox (2nd) and Hannah also had 3 sons (George; and William Fox / Edward Fox (twins)); all apparently taking the name Cordukes. William Fox Cordukes died at 28 in Leven.
George Cordox: aged 30-34, Ag Lab, living in Leven
Hannah (Fox) Cordox: aged 30-34, (record is largely oblierated), living in Leven
Sarah Cordox: aged 10, living in Leven
Robert Coates: aged 20-24, male servant to a gardener, in Leven
George Cordox: aged 42, living in Leven
Hannah (Fox) Cordox: aged 43, living in Leven, recorded as Anna
Robert Coats: aged 32, living in Leven
Sarah Ann Cordox: aged 20 living in Leven
George Cordox: living in Leven, aged 52, staed as married but prob a widower as no wife recorded
Robert Coates aged 42, living in Gardener's Cottage, Sutton
Sarah Ann (Cordox) Carter aged 30, living in Gardener's Cottage, Sutton
George Cordeaux Carter aged 8, living in Gardener's Cottage, Sutton
George Cordox: aged 62, married (but no wife recorded), Ag Lab, living in East St, Leven
Sarah Ann (Cordox) Coates: widow annuitant, aged 41, living at 61 Hopwood St, Hull
George Cordeaux Coates: aged 18, gardener, living at 61 Hopwood St, Hull
Zillah Edmonds: aged 16, student teacher in convent in Hull
Sarah Ann (Cordox) Coats: widow annuitant, aged 50 living at School House, Hull Rd Owthorne
George Cordeaux Coates: aged 27, gardener, lodger at 75 Seaton St
Zillah Edmonds: aged 26, dress maker, living in Wooldale, York
Sarah Ann (Cordox) Coates: widow annuitant, aged 62 living at 6 Park Terr, Sculcoates (Hull)
George Cordeaux Coates: aged 37, florist, living at 15 Chestnut Grove, Hull
Zillah (Edmonds) Coates: aged 36, living at 15 Chestnut Grove, Hull
Sarah Ann (Cordox) Coates: widow, aged 70 living in Hull
George Cordeaux Coates: aged 48, gardener domestic, living at 12 Fern Grove, Hull
Zillah (Edmonds) Coates: aged 46, living at 12 Fern Grove, Hull
William Mortimer (Hampshire) Coates: aged 9, living at 12 Fern Grove, Hull
- 1892 - William Mortimer Hampshire (later Coates) born in Nottingham.
- 1886 - George Coates marries Zillah Edmonds in Hull.
- 1874 - George Cordox (2nd) dies in Leven.
- 1861 - William Fox Cordukes dies in Leven.
- 1855 - Zillah Edmonds born in Hull.
- 1853 (abt) - George Cordeaux Coates born in Leven, Yorks.
- 1837 - George Cordox (senior) dies in East Yorkshire (Beverley sub-district which includes Leven)
- 1830 - George Cordox (junior) marries Hannah Fox in Leven or Drypool (IGI has 2 entries!)
- 1831 - Sarah Ann Cordox born in Welwick.
- 1818 - Robert Coates born in Leven
- 1814 - Ralph Coates marries Mary Gray in Brandesburton
- 1809 - George Cordox (junior) born in Catwick.
- 1809 - George Cordox (senior) marries Mary Stephenson in Catwick.
- Marriage certificate for George Coates and Zillah Edmonds (have a copy).
- Alot of assumptions and guesswork (less now that the 1861 census original is available!)
To Do list
- Locate marriage between Robert Coates and Sarah Ann Cordox (about 1852).
- Locate George Cordeaux Coates birth
Hull City Memories
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