Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bateses in:
 • Westville Cemetery
 • Middlefield
 • Otsego County
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Seeber T Bates
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 8, 1878
Death: Jan. 3, 1959

Son of Irving Fenimore Bates and Olevia Ferris, husband of Myrtle Garlock

The Otsego Farmer
Friday, January 8, 1959




Seeber T. Bates, aged 80, of Westville, died in the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital on Saturday.
Mr. Bates, was born April 8, 1878, in Westville, the son of Irving and Olevia (Ferris) Bates. He married Myrtle Garlock on December 25, 1901. She died in January, 1944.
He was a member of the Westville Methodist Church, Westville Grange and Cherry Valley Lodge, F. & A. M. He was an original director and for 15 years a director of the Otsego County Forest Products Association. For many years, he was a director of
the Otsego County Farmers Fire Insurance Co., and was supervisor of the Town of Middlefield for eight years.
Surviving are four daughters, Marion, at home, Mrs. Martin Parslow of Cherry Villey, Mrs. Chris Hanson of Cooperstown and Mrs. Raymond Weller of Westville; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, three cousins and an aunt.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., on Tuesday in the Methodist Church in Westville, with the Rev. Philip N. Pitcher, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Walter A. Miller, pastor of the Hartwick Baptist Church. Burial will be later in Westville
Family links: 
  Irving Fenimore Bates (1849 - 1933)
  Olevia Ferris Bates (1854 - 1936)
  Myrtle Flora Garlock Bates (1880 - 1944)
  Marian O Bates (1902 - 1960)*
  Mildred Bates Green, Parslow, Otis (1905 - 1972)*
  Dorothy Caroline Bates Hanson (1910 - 2004)*
  Winifred Louise Bates Weller (1917 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Westville Cemetery
Otsego County
New York, USA
Created by: Culletto180
Record added: Jul 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39451172
Seeber T Bates
Added by: Culletto180
Seeber T Bates
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Culletto180
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Culletto180
 Added: Aug. 13, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED