New Jersey Obituaries - 1899 - Mrs. Drusilla (Morford) Coates

Mrs. Drusilla Coates, wife of George Coates of Jenkinstown, Montgomery county, Pennsylvania, died on Sunday, aged 63 years. Mrs. Coates's death was caused by a tumor with which she had suffered a number of years. She was the daughter of Joseph Wardell Morford, who was a carpenter at Red Bank. She was born at Red Bank and was well known in this vicinity. Mrs. Coates leaves a son, who lives at Jenkinstown. She leaves also an aunt, Mrs. Margaret Vanderveer of Fair Haven. The body was brought to Red Bank today and will be buried in Fair View cemetery.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, October 18, 1899