|Birth: ||Oct. 18, 1834|
|Death: ||Aug. 17, 1903|
Civil War Vet - CO M 1st Mich Eng
U.S. Civil War Solders Records and Profiles show Morris Gates enlisted at the age of 25 as a Private in Macon/Mason, MI. Enlisted in Company M, Michigan 1st Engineer Regiment on 28 Oct 1863. Mustered out on 22 Sep 1865 at Nashville, TN.
1900 Census Saint Louis Gratiot Co., MI
Morris Gates, age 62 born Oct 1837 MI
Emeline Gates, age 50, wife born Apr 1850 MI
Ethel Gates, age 16, daughter, born Aug 1883 MI
Showed Morris Gates and Emeline gates married in 1865, married for 35 years, 5 children, 3 living.
Note: Wife's maiden name was Emeline Batterson.
Death Certificate shows he was the son of Unknown Gates and mother not known, male, white, married, born October 18, 1834 MI and died on August 17, 1903 Saint Louis, Gratiot Co., MI at the age of 69 years 9 months and 30 days, cause of death hemorrhage from lungs. Informant Mrs. E. Gates. Burial was on August 20, 1903 in St. Louis Cemetery, St. Louis, MI.
Oak Grove Cemetery
Plot: Square Hill Blk G Lot 30
Created by: Sandra Moore
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48429017