- Anyone wishing to do an extensive research of this surname should start with the old 'Coates Genealogy' which begins with Moses born in 1331. A version of this genealogy resides in the Genealogical Library of The Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints in Salt Lake City.
- Coate, Coates, Coats Family Archive Maintained by Charlotte Coats, it contains copies of many original documents for the Coats surname in general.
- Coates and Bowles Cemetery Records
Fellow Researchers and Contributors
- Charlotte Coats is a descendant of Rev. William Coats
- The late Marcia Morton appears in Generation Seven