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Mrs Eve Fitzgerald Gates
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1822
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1902
Muscatine County
Iowa, USA

MRS. EVE GATES, Sec. 13; P. O. Letts; Mrs. Gates is the widow of the late Seth G. Gates, who died Feb. 7, 1878; her maiden name was Fitzgerald; she was born in Pennsylvania in 1822. She married in 1840 Mr. Reuben Fry, who was born in Somerset Co., Penn., in 1820; she had two children--Lucretia now deceased, and Debbie, who married William R. DeWitt; resides in Missouri. Mr. Gates was first married to Cornelia Pettit Sept. 5, 1839; she died Aug. 22, 1846; Mr. Gates had three children by his first marriage, two of whom are living--Silas R. and Louis W. both of whom served in the Union army during the rebellion. Mrs. Gates has six children by her second marriage--Harriet (married Mr. John W. Meeker), James B., H. N., Cornelia A., Jesse A., and George W. Mrs. Gates' mother, Mrs. Oaks resides with her.
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  Seth G. Gates (1816 - 1878)*
  Deborah Ann Fry DeWitt (1843 - 1915)*
  Horatio Nelson Gates (1853 - 1927)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Wife of Seth
Oak Grove Cemetery
Muscatine County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Sect Old, blk Row 7, lot BU, ord 2
Created by: June Welsch
Record added: Aug 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40237650
Mrs Eve <i>Fitzgerald</i> Gates
Added by: Gary L. Pettit
Mrs Eve <i>Fitzgerald</i> Gates
Added by: Gary L. Pettit
Mrs Eve <i>Fitzgerald</i> Gates
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Added by: Donna Bogs
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Thank you Lynn McCleary for sending me the photo. RIP
- Gary L. Pettit
 Added: Mar. 17, 2011
1880 Cedar Township, Muscatine County, Iowa census as follows;E. Gates 58 wd. born PA and both parents born PAElmira Gates daughter 22 born IA father born NY mother born PAEve Oaks mother 85 born PA and both parents born PAGeorge Gates son 19 born IA fath...(Read more)
- June Welsch
 Added: Aug. 3, 2009

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