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John W. Gates
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1856
De Witt
Clinton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1939
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

John was born John Bates, the son of William G. Bates (George W. Gates) and Mary Kennedy Bates (Gates).

He married Mary Jane Purfield on 7 Sep 1879 in Sangamon County, Illinois. They had 11 children: Kathryn "Kitty," Ann, Mary E., John J., James, Leo, Bernard A., Francis A., Jacob A., Gertruide A., and Edward.

John farmed in Nebraska and in Adams and Weld counties in Colorado.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William George Bates (1826 - 1905)
  Mary Kennedy Bates (1837 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jane Purfield Gates (1856 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Anna Frances Gates McCarty (1880 - 1946)*
  James William Gates (1886 - 1946)*
  Kathryn Cecilia Bates Lynch (1892 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  John W. Gates (1856 - 1939)
  Stephen Bates (1857 - 1860)*
  Margaret Bates O'Boyle (1858 - ____)*
  Francis Bates (1862 - 1863)*
  Stephen A. Bates (1864 - 1880)*
  Frances A. Bates Flattery (1866 - 1915)*
  David William Bates (1873 - 1944)*
  Thomas Bates (1873 - 1948)*
  Joseph Leo Bates (1880 - 1934)*
  Francis Bates (1882 - 1883)*
  Amos E. Gates (1889 - 1956)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Wheat Ridge
Jefferson County
Colorado, USA
 
Maintained by: Bill Bates
Originally Created by: Jack Marriott
Record added: Dec 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81470524
John W. Gates
Added by: Jack Marriott
 
John W. Gates
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Added by: John Wilkinson
 
 
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May you rest in peace.
- Bill Bates
 Added: Jan. 19, 2016
 
 
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