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John Kinsman Bates
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Birth: May 22, 1810
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1893
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA

[1909] PA-Mercer Cnty History(20th Cen-tury)-pg 783-85 Lists LORENZO D BATES; it names the children of RevJohn Bates; among them JOHN KINSMAN BATES, the eldest of the children born to RevJohn, was born 22 May 1810 & after the completion of his educational training he assisted his parents on the farm until his marriage. He then built the residence which stands on the old Bates farm & is now occupied by one of his sons & in connection with his farming Also engaged quite extensively in the manufacture of barrel staves from the timber on his farm. He was Republican in politics.
His wife Mary, born 25 Sep 1809, was a dau of B Sisley-a farmer at Sheakleyville PA; they became the parents of 16 children of whom the following are living: Anna, wife of M Hoover-of NewCastle PA; Elizabeth, wife of G Erdies-a carpenter in Chardon OH; Samantha, wife of H Kinney-a stockman of KinsmanOH; Louisa, wife of Soloman Barnes-of KinsmanOH-a farmer; Lorenzo-mentioned below; Jacob, who is living on the father's homestead in GreeneTwp; & JohnC, also farming in this township. JohnK Bates, the father of this family, died on 24 Jan 1893 & his wife died on 10 Mar 1887. Their marriage was celebrated on the 8 May 1834 & they were blessed by many years of happy married life & the birth of many children.
Family links: 
  John Bates (1784 - 1863)
  Susannah Royal Bates (1792 - 1861)
  Mary Sisley Bates (1809 - 1887)
  Anna Bates Hover (1838 - 1922)*
  Elizabeth Bates Erdice (1839 - 1922)*
  Celestia Bates Thomas (1842 - 1896)*
  Samantha Bates Kinne (1844 - 1923)*
  Diantha Bates Yokes (1845 - 1898)*
  Louisa Bates Barnes (1846 - 1920)*
  Lorenzo Dow Bates (1847 - 1920)*
  Jacob R Bates (1849 - 1921)*
  John Chamberlin Bates (1851 - 1924)*
  John Kinsman Bates (1810 - 1893)
  Hannah Margaret Bates Birch (1812 - 1885)*
  Mary Bates Sisley (1815 - 1891)*
  Peter R Bates (1817 - 1884)*
  Calvin Bates (1820 - 1898)*
  William Bates (1822 - 1892)*
  Wesley Bates (1823 - 1875)*
  Amanda Mariah Bates Porter (1825 - 1909)*
  Charlotte Bates Kinne (1828 - 1884)*
  Emeline H Bates Brown (1831 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: STONE FOUND BY EUGENE THROOP per readings done 1968; & rechecked Jun 1981. CEMSTONES COPIED in 1978 by Mary Skelton & Evelyn Anderson shows the data matches
State Line Cemetery
Crawford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: DJ Csikos
Record added: Jul 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14909038
John Kinsman Bates
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John Kinsman Bates
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Rest in peace, cousin.
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Jan. 21, 2014
MOST ALL desire--A Forget me not! We should remember Andrew Betts-an early settler of CrawfordCnty PA as the father of this large family group. Rest in peace one & all; One more of the many distant cousins-Dianna
- DJ Csikos
 Added: Aug. 31, 2012

- Marian and Richard--Rest in Peace
 Added: Feb. 17, 2011

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