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Mary Lavina Devlin Bates
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1904
Pembina County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1997
East Grand Forks
Polk County
Minnesota, USA

Mary Lavina Devlin was born 2 Oct 1904 to Thomas and Nina Gertrude (Turner) Devlin in Drayton, Pembina, North Dakota. She married John Leslie Bates 5 Aug 1925. To this union was born Donald Leslie Bates, Ruthann Marie Bates, Mary Jean Bates and Cathryn Lea Bates. Mary and Leslie (as he was called) lived their entire lives in Drayton. Leslie was a successful farmer in the Red River Valley, and they enjoyed over 57 years of marriage before Leslie's death in 1985. They had ten grandchildren. 
Family links: 
  Thomas Devlin (1865 - 1928)
  Nina Gertrude Turner Devlin (1867 - 1954)
  John Leslie Bates (1904 - 1985)*
  Mary Jean Bates (____ - 1937)*
  Ruthann Marie Bates Jorde (1930 - 1972)*
  Ruth Adelaide Devlin Anderson Hoselton (1896 - 1983)*
  Esther Gertrude Devlin Walden (1898 - 1947)*
  Franklin Turner Devlin (1900 - 1901)*
  Willis James Devlin (1902 - 1989)*
  Mary Lavina Devlin Bates (1904 - 1997)
  Arthur Thomas Devlin (1906 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Drayton Cemetery
Pembina County
North Dakota, USA
Maintained by: Cathryn Bates Wilkinson
Originally Created by: JaniceS
Record added: Jul 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73459218
Mary Lavina <i>Devlin</i> Bates
Added by: Cathryn Bates Wilkinson
Mary Lavina <i>Devlin</i> Bates
Added by: JaniceS
Mary Lavina <i>Devlin</i> Bates
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