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Susanna (Bates) Matteson (1761 - 1835)

Susanna Matteson formerly Bates
Born in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Islandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 73 in Laurens, Otsego, New York, United Statesmap
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Susanna Bates was born on June 26, 1761 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, daughter of Francis Bates (1727–1803) and Elizabeth Bissell (1730–1815).[1]

Her siblings were:

  1. Elizabeth Bates (1750– )
  2. Lydia Bates (1753– )
  3. Josiah Bates (1756–1829)
  4. Francis Bates (1759–1825)
  5. Stephen Bates (1764–1849)
  6. Daniel Bates (1766–1842)

Susanna married Joshua Matteson (born on January 13, 1757 in West Greenwich, Kent Co., Rhode Island). Their known son was Joshua D. Matteson (1788–1877).

Susanna died on June 23, 1835 in Laurens, Otsego, New York, United States, aged 73.


  1. "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914," database, FamilySearch ( : 6 December 2014), Susannah Bates, 26 Jun 1761; citing COVENTRY,KENT,RHODE ISLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 908,269.


Thank you to Neil Sapre for creating WikiTree profile Bates-4146 through the import of Family Tree 9-11-13.ged on Sep 11, 2013.

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