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Andrew Bate (abt. 1494 - aft. 1532)

Andrew Bate aka Bates
Born about in Lydd, Kent, Englandmap
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Husband of — married 1512 in Lydd, Kent, Englandmap
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Died after in Lydd, Kent, Englandmap
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Andrew was born in 1494 in Lydd, Kent, England. He was the son of John Bate and Margaret (John) Bate.[1][2][3]


He married Margaret (Andrews) Bates in 1512 when she was 13 years old, the normal age of consent at the time.[3]



He made his made his will Feb. 22, 1532/3. In it he appoints William Tadlow and Robert Robyns his executors and states that his children William, John, Katherine, and Thomas are not twenty years of age and that Katherine is not married. He makes bequests for the high altar and the reparation of the church at Lydd, for the maintenance of 'Jesus mass,' for the purchase of two printed books called 'Antiphonacs' for the church, for dirge and mass at his burial and mont's mind mass, for dirge and mass for his wife at her year's mind mass, for himself and wife at his year's and two year's mind mass. Bequests were made to his children and to other persons of lands and tenements, of horses, oxen, kine, heifers, shoats and many ewes, of farming tools, of wheat, barley, oats and beans, of wearing apparel and beads.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Bates, Albert Carlos, b. 1865. Ancestral Line for Eight Generations of Capt. Lemuel Bates, 1729-1820: With Some Records of His Descendants. Hartford, 1943. pg 9
  2. 2.0 2.1 American historical society (Incorporated), 1916. Encyclopedia of Massachusetts, biographical--genealogical. Vol. 6. pg 314
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 Bates, Thomas. Bates: An Ancient Family Name. AuthorHouse. 2015. Google Books

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English Genealogy Gleanings shows Thomas and Andrew as sons of John who d 1522. No further on Thomas. Line thru Andrew only...

posted by Beryl Meehan
Related G2G questions posted. "John Bates of Lydd surely did not have a brother John Bate of Wherwell (16th century)"

posted by GeneJ X

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