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Salmon Gates
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1783
Hubbardston
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1845
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA

Extract from Massachusetts Town Birth Records:
Name: Salmon Gates
Birth date: 30 Aug 1783
Birth place: Hubbardston
Mother's name: Hepzibah
Father's name: Jonathan
Sex: male

Extract from the 1840 Census:
Name: Salmon Gates
Home in 1840: Calais, Washington, Maine
Census place: Calais, Washington, Maine; Roll: 152; Page: 29

Extract from "Annals of Calais, Maine and St. Stephen, New Brunswick; Including the Village of Milltown, Maine, and the present town of Milltown, N.B." by Rev. I. C. Knowlton, Calais, J.A. Sears, Printer, 1875:
Salmon Gates, born in Hubbardston, Mass., in 1783; came to Calais and engaged in getting out "ton timber," in 1808; brought his family here in 1821; hauled the first logs into Grand Lake Stream, above the rapids; was a strong, energetic man, and skilful in using all kinds of tools; married Lucy Church. Children: Mrs. Emeline Kimball, J. S.; Harriet; Martha; Asa C., of Weymouth, N. S.; Ephriam C.; Mrs. Lucy C. Wentworth, G.M.; Salmon S.

Salmon built a mansion in Milltown, New Brunswick, where he lived and died. He was Treasurer for the Proprietors of Middle Bridge Corporation in 1836. He was owner of a mill on the St. Croix River in Calais, Washington, Maine in 1836.

Extract from Maine Death Records, 1617-1922:
Name: Salmon Gates
Gender: male
Age: 61
Estimated birth date: 1784
Death date: 9 Apr 1845
Death place: Calais
Registration place: Calais, Washington
Spouse: Lucy

He married Lucy Church 28 May 1804 in Hubbardston, Worcester, Massachusetts.

Burial: 12 Apr 1845 in Calais Cemetery in Calais, Maine.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Gates (1746 - 1808)
  Hepzibah Stone Gates (1747 - 1818)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Church Gates (1782 - 1844)*
 
 Children:
  Emeline G. Gates Kimball (1804 - 1892)*
  Caroline Gates (1805 - 1808)*
  Lucy Caroline Gates Wentworth (1819 - 1896)*
 
 Siblings:
  Stephen Gates (1772 - 1853)*
  David Gates (1774 - 1855)*
  Aaron Gates (1776 - 1849)*
  Delphos Gates (1777 - 1837)*
  Salmon Gates (1783 - 1845)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

Salmon Gates,
Died
April 9, 1845,
Aged 61 years.
 
Burial:
Calais Cemetery
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: Richard Rhode
Record added: Jan 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63710989
Salmon Gates
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Salmon Gates
Added by: Janice Gower
 
Salmon Gates
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