Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Benjamin Bates.

Benjamin Bates. 

Birth: Sept. 2, 1842,
Death: Aug. 14, 1935.

Parents: Nancy Mianda Munson, Bates Adams (1813 - 1898.)

Wife: Caroline M Barnett Bates (1847 - 1942.)

Plublish date 1903.
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Children: Hugh Marion Bates (1882 - 1956), Edna M. Bates Flautt ( 1878-1940.)

Siblings: Jarred M. Bates (1832 - 1917), Zenas Bates (1833 - 1885), Louisa J Bates Laughlin (1839 - 1920), Benjamin Bates (1842 - 1935.)

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Niotaze, Chautauqua County, Kansas.

Mr.. Bates came to Chautauqua COunty Kansas in 1882 and settled in Little Caney Township.
He settled in the town of Niotaze, Kansas.  Its not stated what he did for a living.  However in 1903 Mrs. Bates was running the Hotel Niotaze.

Was a Civil War Veteran.

Illinois Civil War Detail Report 

Name BATES, BENJAMIN Rank PVT Company C Unit 41 IL US INF 

Personal Characteristics.   Residence CLINTON, DEWITT CO, IL Age 20 Height 5' 10 Hair LIGHT Eyes BLUE Complexion FAIR Marital Status SINGLE Occupation FARMER Nativity MADISON CO, OH

Service Record.   Joined When AUG 5, 1861 Joined Where DECATUR, IL Joined By Whom JOHN CONKLIN Period 3 YRS Muster In AUG 5, 1861 Muster In Where DECATUR, IL Muster In By Whom Muster Out AUG 20, 1864 Muster Out Where SPRINGFIELD, IL Muster Out By Whom LT SUMNER Remarks WOUNDED AT FT DONELSON

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