Abraham Abel GATES

Abraham Abel GATES

Male 1793 - 1870  (77 years)

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  • Name Abraham Abel GATES  [2, 3
    • Abel Gates was the son of Nathan and Abigail (Knowlton) Gates of Gardner, Massachusetts. Abel was a corporal in the 5th Regiment, U.S. Army Regulars, from 1820 to 1825 during the Frontier Wars in the Michigan Territory. As lieutenant of the Fifth Rifle Regiment, Company C, he served under General Snellen in the war of 1812, participating in the battles of New Orleans and White Plains. At the close of the war he engaged in farming for four years, then in the packing business in Missouri. He married Mary Burns following his army service and first settled in Pike County, Missouri where all of there ten children were born. Later he lived in Cole County and finally in Adair County where he passed away. [1]
    Born 10 Jul 1793  Gardner, Worcester Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Nov 1870  Novinger, Adair Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Union Cemetery, Novinger, Adair Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I90904  Main Tree
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2018 

    Father Nathan GATES,   b. 23 Feb 1767, Stow, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1830, Gardner, Worcester Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Abigail KNOWLTON,   b. Abt 1772,   d. 28 Jan 1855, Gardner, Worcester Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Family ID F37961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane BURNS,   b. 5 Jun 1807, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Novinger, Adair Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
    +1. John Burns GATES,   b. 6 Oct 1831, Pike Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1905, Skagit County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F37937  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1793 - Gardner, Worcester Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Nov 1870 - Novinger, Adair Co., Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union Cemetery, Novinger, Adair Co., Missouri Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Abraham Abel Gates
    Abraham Abel Gates
    Abraham A. is the son of Nathan Gates and Abigail Knowlton. His wife is Mary Burns.

    Photo added at Find A Grave by: jackie Ableman Lara

  • Sources 
    1. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    2. [S9620] An Illustrated History of Skagit and Snohomish Counties their People, their Commerce and their Resources; With an Outline of the Early History of hte State of Washington.

    3. [S9638] History of the Town of Gardner, Worcester County, Mass. From the Incorporation, June 27, 1785 to the Present Time, Rev. Wm. D. Herrick, (Gardner, Mass.: Published by the Committee 1878).