|Death: ||Oct. 22, 1952|
Melissa was born in 1864 to Emily Wells and David Burnsides in Monroe Iowa. At age 20, she married William Henry Bates. Their children include Clay, Owen Guy, Ray, Lena, Blanche, Homer and Vaughn.
William died in 1934. Melissa lived 18 more years, dying in 1952 at age 88.
Willard Henry Bates (1859 - 1934)
Clay Bates (1885 - 1886)*
Lena Bates (1891 - 1891)*
Homer D Bates (1895 - 1898)*
Created by: J Westberg
Record added: Jun 26, 2012
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Agnes Burnside Bates was my great grandmother whom I remember. Would be interested in hearing from anyone who knows more about her Burnside family line.|
Rita Deyo Fleener
Added: Jul. 13, 2014