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Bates, Sam J.

Male 1902 - 1963  (60 years)


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  • Name Bates, Sam J. 
    Born 19 Nov 1902  Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1920  Democrat, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 30 Jul 1963  Blair, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: from a gunshot to the face 
    Buried Bates Cemetery, Colson, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
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    Person ID I13182  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2019 

    Father Bates, Robert,   b. 24 Aug 1825, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1921, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Mother Bentley, Elizabeth,   b. 16 Dec 1870, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1956, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 22 May 1888  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sturgill, Esteva,   b. 16 Apr 1915, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1948  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 10 Feb 1936  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F115150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cress, Maxine Emily,   b. 30 May 1920, Perry, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1942, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1940  Virgie, Pike, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F115814  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Souders, Elizabeth,   b. 1923,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Jul 1951  [9, 10
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F5472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Nov 1902 - Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Democrat, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Feb 1936 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jul 1940 - Virgie, Pike, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: from a gunshot to the face - 30 Jul 1963 - Blair, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bates Cemetery, Colson, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S104467] Samuel Bates in household of Robert Bates, "United States Census, 1910".

    2. [S104468] Som Bate in household of Robert Bates, "United States Census, 1920".

    3. [S322] KY Death Records RootsWeb, hv., Vol. 036, Cert. #17678, Deathvol. 1963.

    4. [S104470] S J Bates, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965".

    5. [S104466] Sam J Bates, "Find A Grave Index".

    6. [S101754] Sam Bates, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954".

    7. [S101755] Steva Sturgill, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954".

    8. [S209329] Maxine Kress, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954".

    9. [S104465] S J Bates, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988".

    10. [S104469] Elizabeth Souders, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988".