|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1849|
In the 1910 U.S. Census, John Bates, 61, born Maine, parents born Maine, was living in Ward 4, Calais, Maine, with Mary E., 61, born Maine, parents born Canada; Emily J., 37; Alice, 35; Mary E., 29; John I., 25; and Ellen D., 22, all born in Maine.
In the 1900 U.S. Census, cabinet worker John Bates, 52, born September 1848 in Maine, parents born Maine, was living on Lincoln Street in Calais, Maine, with Mary E., 51, born September 1841 in Maine, parents born Canada; school teacher Emily J., 28, born June 1872; book keeper Alice B., 24, born February 1876; jeweler George B., 23, born January 1877; assistant passenger (?)Niran C., 21, born June 1879; Mary E., 19, born February 1881; John A., 17, born October 1883; and Ellen D., 14, born October 1883, all born in Maine.
The couple had been married for 28 years, and seven of Mary's eight children were still living.
John D. Bates and Mary E. Burnham, both of Calais, were married on September 7, 1871 in Calais. (Calais Vital Records)
In the 1850 U.S. Census, house carpenter George J. Burnham, 28, born N.S., was living in Calais, Maine, with Elizabeth, 28, born N.B.; and Mary E., eight months, born Maine; and house carpenter Edward, 15, born N.S.
Mary was the daughter of George Burnham and Elizabeth Mchenry.
John D. Bates (1848 - 1931)*
Emily J. Bates (1872 - 1952)*
George Burnham Bates (1877 - 1946)*
Mary E. Bates (1881 - 1965)*
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Mar 21, 2014
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