Amos GATES

Male Abt 1680 - Bef 1754  (~ 74 years)


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  • Name Amos GATES  [1
    Born Abt 1680  Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef Jul 1754  [1
    Notes 
    • Excerpts from "The New England Historical and Genealogical Register": After the birth of their first child they became residents of Brookline, Mass. They returned to Cambridge before 4 Nov. 1729, when he bought one hundred acres of land in Framingham, Mass., of Edward Wilson. He settled on this farm. He was a tithingman in 1735, overseer of the poor in 1741, and selectman in 1740, and probable two years more, later. Amos Gates is described as weaver and yeoman in deeds. His will, dated in Framingham 26 December 1743, was proved 22 July 1754. He mentioned wife Hannah; sons Amos, Oldham and Samuel; daughters Hannah Edmunds of Newton, Margaret Spring of Weston, Abigail Pierson of Andover, Mary Wright of Framingham, and Sarah Gates.
    Person ID I23992  Main Tree

    Father Simon GATES,   b. 1645, Cambridge, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1692, Muddy River (Brookline), Norfolk, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Margaret BARSTOW,   b. Between 24 Feb 1648 and 1649,   d. 13 Apr 1707, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married Nov 1670  [1
    Family ID F08607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah OLDHAM,   b. 10 Oct 1681,   d. Bef 24 Jan 1763  (Age < 81 years) 
    Married 19 May 1703  [1
    Children 
     1. Oldham GATES,   b. 03 Sep 1716, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 May 1797 and 22 Jun 1798, Wilmot, Annapolis Co., Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     2. Abigail GATES,   b. 25 Jun 1710, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1746, Andover, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [Natural]
     3. Hannah GATES,   b. 28 Oct 1706, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     4. Susannah GATES,   d. young Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     5. Sarah GATES,   b. 20 Aug 1722, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1805, Barre, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. Capt Amos GATES,   b. 28 Sep 1714, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1800, Marlborough, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     7. Mary GATES,   b. 20 Jul 1712, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1805  (Age > 94 years)  [Natural]
     8. Samuel GATES,   b. 21 Aug 1725, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1803, Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Natural]
     9. George GATES,   d. young Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     10. Margaret GATES,   b. 23 Apr 1708, Brookline, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1761, Weston, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [Natural]
    Family ID F08645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S02768] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 1966, Vol. 120.