William T Coles1

#21073, (say 1770 - )


Mary Brown b. c 1805
Children 1.Isaac Gideon Coles+2 (1798 - 1879)
 2.Robert N Coles+5 (c 1802 - 1836)
Birth*say 1770He was born say 1770.2 
Marriage*19 September 1800He married Mary Brown on 19 September 1800.3 
12 September 1850He appeared on the census of 12 September 1850 in the household of Isaac Gideon Coles and Mary Ann Walters at 4th Civil Dist., Wilson Co., TennesseeG, age 42, b. MD; (nei. John and Minerva Britton.)4 


  1. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S520] VWH.
  3. [S404] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002: Sumner > 1787 - 1819: Marriages (Loose Rec.), img. 231/1684. Marriage Bond, Sumner Co. TN, 19 Sep 1800. Bond of $1250 by William Temple Cole [sic] and James Beatty for the marr. of William Temple Cole and Mary Brown; received by D Shelley [note, Wilson Co. was formed from parts of Sumner Co. in 1799], Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, Tennessee. Online Ancestry.com.
  4. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Isaac G (51), b. TN, farmer; Mary A (46), b. TN.
  5. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, old standing grave marker: Mary A, wife of Isaac G Coles, b. 20 Aug 1805, d. 14 Oct 1890; broken grave marker: I G Coles, rest illegible; bur. New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery, Lebanon, Wilson Co. TN. Narrative: Mary Ann Walters, wife of Isaac Gideon Coles, and sister of Frances[sic] Jane Walters; Isaac Gideon Coles, b. York Co. SC 28 Dec 1798, d. Sumner Co. TN 6 Jan 1879, brother of Robert N Coles who marr. Frances Jane. Cites unnamed newspaper account, giving Isaac's place of death as res. of son-in-law John Britton; had removed to Wilson Co. when young, with his grandfather; marr. Mary Ann Walters, sister of Fraces Jane, 1 May 1823. Memorials 91262542 and 91262478, created by Ron Smith, photos added by CKB.