Print Bookmark
John William Coker

John William Coker (I2527)

Male 1906 - 1998  (91 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name John William Coker  [1, 2, 3
    Relationshipwith Albert Leopold Vitter
    Birth 6 Nov 1906  Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Name Bill 
    Reference Number 2568 
    Death 14 Aug 1998  Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Burial Osawatomie Cemetery, Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2527  Vitter-Weaver Genealogy
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2023 

    Father Joseph L. Coker,   b. 1863, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1939 (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Cora Bell L. Voorus,   b. 3 Dec 1868, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1940 (Age 71 years) 
    Marriage 1886  [3
    Reference Number 17803 
    Family ID F1090  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Lanphere,   b. Abt 1909, Valley, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Jan 1993, Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Marriage 23 Nov 1927  [3
    Reference Number 17802 
    Children 
     1. Meryl Dean Coker,   b. 24 Mar 1932   d. 29 May 2002, Garnett, Anderson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 70 years)
    Family ID F1080  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2023 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 6 Nov 1906 - Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 14 Aug 1998 - Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - Osawatomie Cemetery, Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    John WIlliam Coker
    John WIlliam Coker

    Documents At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    1940 US Census, Paola, KS, sheet 9a
    1940 US Census, Paola, KS, sheet 9a

  • Sources 
    1. [S1251] Find A Grave, John William "Bill" Coker.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50494141/john-william-coker
      John WIlliam Coker
      John WIlliam Coker


    2. [S512] Kay Frances Sellers, with annotations by Sharon Weaver Vitter, Nicolay: A Preliminary Outline of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay, (Name: Self-published; Location: Topeka, Kansas, USA; Date: 1984 (the copyright is 1984, but there are some updates in the following few years);), 21-page set of family tree diagrams of the Nicolay family in Kansas, traced back to Bernard Nicolai/Nicolay (circa 1650–1705) in Germany. Some individuals can be searched for in the pdf file, but unfortunately not all since most of the file is written by hand and not all of it is recognized by optical character recognition. The individuals are labeled by their genealogical ordering (via the Henry or d'Aboville systems), which his the ordering used in the 166-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay: A Preliminary Study of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay," 1987. There are also newspaper clippings about members of the family in the 267-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay Newspaper Clippings: Weddings Obituaries, Miscellaneous." See attached pdf for the entire manuscript.

    3. [S1771] Kay Frances Sellers, with annotations by Sharon Weaver Vitter, Nicolay: A Preliminary Study of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay, (Name: Self-published; Location: Topeka, Kansas, USA; Date: 1987;), 146-page compilation (plus 20-page index) of the Nicolay family in Kansas, traced back to Bernard Nicolai/Nicolay (circa 1650–1705) in Germany. Individuals can be searched for in the pdf file. The individuals are labeled by their genealogical ordering (via the Henry or d'Aboville systems). An earlier 21-page list of family tree diagrams was published by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay: A Preliminary Outline of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay," 1987. There are also newspaper clippings about members of the family in the 267-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay Newspaper Clippings: Weddings Obituaries, Miscellaneous," which is an appendix to this document. The page numbers in the index refer to the numbers printed on each page. Page numbers 128 and larger can be found in the appendix, "Nicolay Newspaper Clippings: Weddings Obituaries, Miscellaneous," 1987. See attached pdf for the entire manuscript.



Flag Counter Flag Counter