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Morgan Bates
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1806
Queensbury
Warren County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1874
Traverse City
Grand Traverse County
Michigan, USA

Morgan Bates was the founder and first editor of the Grand Traverse Herald, Traverse City's first newspaper, on November 3, 1858. He also served as Lieutenant governor of Michigan from 1869 to 1873. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Janet M. Cook Bates (1808 - 1855)*
  Clymene Cole Bates (1830 - 1872)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Mary Bates (____ - 1843)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Traverse City
Grand Traverse County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Tom
Record added: Jul 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14911046
Morgan Bates
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Morgan Bates
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- Soon And Very Soon
 Added: Mar. 24, 2011
Thank you for your service to Michigan, and rest well with God.
- Tom
 Added: Jul. 13, 2006
 
 
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