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Deacon John Gates
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1698
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1775
New London County
Connecticut, USA

John Gates was b. 20 Sept 1698 in Haddam, CT, He m. 19 April 1722, his cousin Sarah Fuller, born in East Haddam, 7 Aug 1702, daughter of Timothy Fuller and his wife, Sarah Gates. They settled in Westchester, Town of Colchester, before 24 Nov 1726. They were members of the church in Westchester at an early date, and he was elected deacon, 16 May 1740, being the third deacon in that church.

He died in Westchester, 8 June 1775, "a little before sunrise." She died in Westchester, 25 Aug 1784.

Children of John and Sarah (Fuller) Gates, born in Westchester, CT:

1. Sarah, b. 10 Aug 1725.

2. John, b. 19 Aug 1728.

3. Nehemiah, b. 17 Apr 1730.

4. Matthias, b. 13 Feb 1734.

5. Ezra, b. 20 July 1736.
Family links: 
  Joseph Gates (1662 - 1712)
  Elizabeth Hungerford Gates (1670 - 1759)
  Joseph Gates (1695 - 1770)*
  John Gates (1698 - 1775)
  Jonathan Gates (1703 - 1771)*
  Susannah Gates Brainard (1705 - 1792)*
  Patience Gates Foot (1712 - 1799)*
*Calculated relationship
age 76
Westchester Cemetery
New London County
Connecticut, USA
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Originally Created by: Frank Grimes
Record added: Feb 02, 2003
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- Elton Ellis
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014
Rest in peace, Deacon John. Son of Joseph Gates and Elizabeth Hungerford.
- Kathryn Cox
 Added: Dec. 4, 2006

- Sue Johnson
 Added: Sep. 12, 2006

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