This site presents documents, photos and writings related to the family and descendants of Francis Coates who came from Yorkshire England in 1826 to settle in Ontario Canada. The autobiography written by Franklin Alexander Coates (grandson of Francis) is presented here, as well as his family history in a book.


Some Coates Family Photos - Early years

Coates Family - Bewdley Photos


Francis Coates Family Bible


2003 Coates Reunion Photos           FAC's Homestead Site - as it was in 2011



Introduction to "From Bewdley to Beverly" which is FAC's Autobiography

"From Bewdley to Beverly" Table of Contents

"From Bewdley to Beverly" Book   Here is a scan of some of his actual pages Scaned Writings

Additions to "From Bewdley to Beverly" Book


Introduction to "Family History" the compilation

"Family History" Table of Contents

"FAC's Family History" Book


Some more of FAC's Writings      And even more Writings

Alberta's Paradise written by FAC - Alberta's Paradise      Orval's Experience written by FAC - Orval's Experience


Additional scans, photos, documents, etc. are on website