|Birth: ||1847, England|
|Death: ||Feb. 27, 1924|
New York, USA
(Birth year is estimated)
Private, New York Volunteers (Union Army)
Civil War veteran
Company F, 5th New York Cavalry Regiment
Grand Army of the Republic member
Samuel Bates immigrated to the United States in 1863 by way of Canada.
He joined the Grand Army of the Republic, Angell Post 411 in Mooers, New York on July 10, 1893. He was discharged on August 23, 1899. A 1901 newspaper article lists him as being a member of Samuel Cannon Post 374 in Mooers Forks and being elected surgeon.
- Researched and written by R. Boas, FindAGrave.com member number 47304667.
BATES, SAMUEL.— Age, 18 years. Enlisted, March 23, 1865, at Plattsburgh; mustered in as private, Co. F, March 23, 1865, to serve one year; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Winchester, Va.
- "Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New York for the Year 1894, Volume II: Registers of the 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th Regiments of Cavalry, N. Y. Vols., in the War of the Rebellion," James B. Lyon, State Printer, Albany, New York, 1895, pg. 18.
Period of Service: March 17 or 23, 1865 - July 19, 1865 or August 1865
Occupation: Farmer, soldier, "surgeon"
Cause of Death: Unknown
Aged: Abt. 77 years
[Note: I am in possession of a copy of Samuel's Naturalization Declaration dated October 19, 1876.]
Celestia Maria Emerson (Bates) Soden (1851 - 1914)*
Mary Ann Soden Bates (1852 - 1903)*
Jennie Bates (1869 - 1878)*
SAMUEL BATES / DIED FEB 27 [illegible]  / Ć. 77 Ys. / MARY A. SODEN / HIS WIFE / DIED APR. 15, 1903. / Ć. 51 [sic., 50] Ys. / — / BATES
New York, USA
Created by: R. Boas
Record added: Aug 03, 2010
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