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Obadiah Bates
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1794
Dutchess County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1883
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Military records at enlistment during War of 1812: from claim of soldier for service pension.
a. 5' 11"
b. Light hair
c. Light complexion
d. Blue eyes
Served in Col. Elisha Farnham's Militia, 129th New York, Sacketts Harbor NY.

Possible middle name of Christian. 
Family links: 
  Ruth Paddock Bates (1797 - 1856)*
  Eleanor Bates Clark (1819 - 1897)*
  Eleanor Bates Clark (1819 - 1897)*
  Cynthia Marilla Bates Green (1822 - 1896)*
*Calculated relationship
Clark Cemetery
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Cliff
Record added: Mar 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13509409
Obadiah Bates
Added by: Cliff
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Nonpareil newspaper, Council Bluffs, Iowa Thurs, March 22, 1883 DEATH OF A RESPECTED MAN Obediah Bates, the aged and venerable father of Mrs. D. B. Clark, died at the residence of his daughter, near Council Bluffs, at 11 o'clock yesterday morning...(Read more)
- Shelley Ponce
 Added: Jun. 14, 2013
Obadiah was the son of Obadiah Bates and Martha Christian, he was married to Ruth Paddock. Her FAG is # 13526588
- Lori Brill McKee Green
 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
Remembering Aunt Eleanor's father
- charlott jones
 Added: Mar. 22, 2012
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