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Philander W. Bates
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1840
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1887
Silver Creek
Chautauqua County
New York, USA

Obituary: Silver Creek NY Local, January 7, 1887
Died, in Silver Creek, January 5, at 8 p.m., Philander W. Bates in the 46th year of his age. He was born in Ellington, N. Y., September 12, 1840, he became a resident of this place in 1909. December 1, 1870, he married Ellen, daughter of Capt. Myron Gage, who still survives him. His health was never the best, and after 20 years of physical suffering he is at rest. He was a member of the Masonic Fraternity about 20 years and of the A. O. U. W. about 10 years. In 1860, while standing at the bed side of a cousin in Forestville, he saw how a christian could die, and immediately made up his mind to see Christ, which he did a few weeks’ later, and joined the M. E. Church in 1870 and died in great peace of Consumption at his home here.

Family links: 
  Corydon Bates (1815 - 1896)
  Ora Mariah Dobbin Bates (1818 - 1902)
  Mary Ellen Gage Bates (1852 - 1913)*
  Philander W. Bates (1840 - 1887)
  Cortland Augustus Bates (1842 - 1923)*
  Francis Corydon Bates (1844 - 1903)*
  Sarah M. Bates Barhite (1846 - 1916)*
  Elsie Bates Risley (1855 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Glenwood Cemetery
Silver Creek
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
Created by: Donna Markey
Record added: Dec 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102557134
Philander W. Bates
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