Samuel Gates (1760 - abt. 1854)
16 Aug 1760
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts
about 5 Sep 1854
Lunenburg, Essex, Vermont, United States
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Samuel Gates was born in 1760, son of Samuel and Elizabeth Gates.
In 1780, at age 19, Samuel entered military service and spent six months in Capt. Michael G. Houdin's Co., Col Rufus Putnam's (5th) Regiment.
In 1781, he married Lucretia Williams.
Samuel and his wife Lucretia lived in Lunenberg, Vermont in 1850, apparently in the household of his son Samuel. The household consisted of:
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Samuel Gates Male 67 Massachusetts
H*Sia Gates Female 66 Massachusetts
Samuel Gates Male 89 Massachusetts
Lucretia Gates Female 87 Massachusetts
Lydia Gates Female 25 Vermont
Samuel B Gates Male 6 Vermont
Emily Chancy Female 13 Vermont
John Hamman Male 23
Harris Gates Male 2 Massachusetts
Samuel died in Lunenburg in 1854
and is buried there. 
↑ "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch ( https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V5N4-TKN : 10 February 2018), Samuel Gates, 16 Aug 1760; citing MARLBORO,MIDDLESEX,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 0844943 IT 2.
↑ Massachusetts. Secretary of the Commonwealth. Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War Boston, Massachusetts : Wright & Potter, 1896-1908
↑ "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910," database, FamilySearch ( https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V58M-JLW : 9 February 2018), Samuel Gates and Lucretia Williams, 25 Feb 1781; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 0844943 IT 2.
↑ "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954," database with images, FamilySearch ( https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XFK6-LS9 : 4 November 2017), Samuel Gates, 05 Sep 1854, Death; State Capitol Building, Montpelier; FHL microfilm 27,556. ↑ Find A Grave: Memorial #61354588
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