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Susannah Brainard Gates
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1772
East Haddam
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1846
East Haddam
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA

Relict of Timothy Gates Jr. Esq.
Aged 74

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Susannah Brainard of East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Conn., b. June 21, 1772, dau. of Daniel and Prudence (Gridley) Brainerd; m., May 18. 1791, Timothy Gates, Jun., b. Sept. 20, 1763, in East Haddam. Conn., son of Timothy and Hannah (Percival) Gates of the same place. He succeeded his father in the office of town clerk and treasurer, and was reelected every year thereafter till his death. Mr. Timothy Gates d. April 4, 1814 in his 51st yr. Mrs. Susannah (Brainard) Gates d. Dec. 14, 1846, in her 75th yr.

Gates children:
1) Christopher Columbus, b. June 13. 1793. in East Haddam, Conn.; m. Oct. 15, 1818. Julia Jennings Smith. He d. June 1, 1880.
2) Maria, b. Feb. 15, 1796. in East Haddam. Conn.
3) Sylvester, b. July 7. 1798, in East Haddam, Conn.; m. Jan. 15, 1839, his cousin. Sarah or Sally Gleason of Avon, Conn., b. Jan. 16, 1804, in Farmington. Conn., dau. of Ebenezer Steele and Prudence (Brainard) Gleason. He resided in East Haddam on the homestead of his father and grand father. He d. Oct. 19, 1863.
4) Alfred, b. Feb. 7, 1802, in East Haddam. Conn.; m. March 29, 1832, Maria Swan. He d. June 20, 1863.
5) Prudence Emeline, b. May 3. 1805, in East Haddam. Conn., m. Sept. 20, 1825. Edward Langdon of Plymouth.

~Volume 1 of The Genealogy of the Brainerd-Brainard Family in America, 1649-1908; pt. 1-3; Descendants of Daniel, James and Joshua Brainerd, sons of Daniel and Hannah (Spencer) Brainerd; Case, Lockwood and Brainard Co., 1908; pg. 69.

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 Parents:
  Daniel Brainerd (1720 - 1777)
  Prudence Gridley Porter (____ - 1811)
 
 Spouse:
  Timothy Gates (1763 - 1814)*
 
 Children:
  Christopher Columbus Gates (1793 - 1880)*
  Maria Gates (1796 - 1868)*
  Sylvester Gates (1798 - 1863)*
  Alfred Gates (1802 - 1862)*
  Prudence Emeline Gates Langdon (1805 - 1890)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Brainerd (1744 - 1755)**
  Jeremiah Gates Brainard (1759 - 1830)**
  Susannah Brainerd (1766 - 1769)**
  Susannah Brainard Gates (1772 - 1846)
  Prudence Brainard Gleason Chapman (1774 - 1860)*
  Mary Brainerd Chapman (1776 - 1815)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Parnassus Burying Ground
East Haddam
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: John Beckstein
Record added: May 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37019708
Susannah <i>Brainard</i> Gates
Added by: John Beckstein
 
 
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