We have received a request from George Coate from the States for information to help with this ancestry search. Anyone with information that may help can e mail Mr Coate direct
'Will be visiting Somerset are last week in may with wife & friends.Would like to
investigate ancestry from this area and possibly meet some family. My Coate
ancestors possibly came to the States in mid 1600's. Possible name links
would be Marmaduke Coate/Sir Thomas de Cote (1140). Have not fully
verified these leads. Any help would be appreciated.Many thanks in advance.'
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