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Robert Milton Cates
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1883
Crawford County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1943
Fountain County
Indiana, USA

"Robert Milton Cates, 60 resident of Cates, Indiana died at his home there Wednesday morning September 8, 1943. Born in In June 27, 1883, the son of James and Mary Scott Cates.

Surviving are the widow, Bessie; 3 daughters, Mrs Nixola Ervin of Rt 6 Danville; Mrs. Belinda Kelch of Gessie and Miss Lestina Cates at home; twin sons, Millard at home and Willard in the Army at New Orlenas; 5 grandchildren; 3 sisters, Mrs. Agnes Mix of Leavenworth, Indiana; Mrs Lestina Cathcart of Scottsburg, Indiana and Mrs. Mae Jenkins of Glendale, California; 4 brothers, Joseph Mack Cates, Glendale; Charles Cates of Eagle Rock, California; Ben Cates of Cannelton Indiana; and Ottie Cates, Royal Center, Indiana.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Friday at Cates UB Church with Rev. Stevens officiating. Burial in Harveysburg Cemetery, Shelby of Covington in charge." - Kingman Star, Kingman, Indiana 
 
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 Parents:
  James John Cates (1856 - 1900)
  Mary Adeline Scott Cates (1862 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie Flora Summers Cates (1883 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Nixola Josephine Cates Ervin (1908 - 1981)*
  Lestina Alcey Cates Johnson (1919 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ben Cates (1881 - 1946)*
  Robert Milton Cates (1883 - 1943)
  Richard H. Cates (1885 - 1927)*
  Charles Leroy Cates (1887 - 1964)*
  Ottis Olafe Cates (1888 - 1955)*
  Agnes J. Cates Mix (1891 - 1947)*
  Joseph Mackinzie Cates (1893 - 1978)*
  Eva Mae Cates Jenkins (1895 - 1982)*
  Lestina J Cates Cathcart (1900 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kingman Fraternal Cemetery
Kingman
Fountain County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: Oct 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30522297
Robert Milton Cates
Added by: Lesa Epperson
 
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