Sadie Knowland Coe

Name: Sadie Knowland Coe (Knowland)
Birth Date: October 9, 1864
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, USA
Death Date: August 24, 1905
Death Location: San Francisco, California, USA


Member of Woman’s Club of Evanston and First Methodist Church. Founded the Illinois Music Teachers Association and was a nationally known musician and music professor.

Father: Joseph Knowland
Mother: Hannah Russell
Education: Studied piano in Boston and Germany
Years in Evanston: 1895-1905

Sources: Evanston History Center Subject Files, Evanston Women: Newspaper Clipping, no date. Hurd & Shepperd, "Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Evanston" Chicago, IL, Munsell Publishing Company 1906. Albert George Coe, "Sadie Knowland Coe: A Chapter in a Life, October 9, 1864 - August 24, 1905" Publisher G.A. Coe, 1906.