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    Coates family

    Hello, new to this forum, and hoping to find out some info to flesh out part of my family tree. At the moment, I'm researching the Coates family. They started life at Cirencester, but between 1853 and 1861, they moved to Aston, where they ran the Aston Hall Refreshment rooms. The family...