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Caroline Matilda (Woodson) Bates (1751)

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Caroline Matilda Bates formerly Woodson
Born in Henrico County, Virginia, USAmap
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Wife of — married in Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 8 Dec 2011
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Caroline Matilda Woodson was born in 1751.[1] She was the daughter of Charles Woodson and Agnes Parsons, his second wife.[2][3]

Caroline married Tomas Fleming Bates on August 8, 1771.[4] Children:[5]

  1. Charles F Bates, born May 10, 1772, in Goochland county; was married May 28 1800, to Mary Miller; died May 30 1808. No issue.
  2. Sarah Bates, born November 25, 1773; died August 12 1859, in St Louis Missouri. Never married.
  3. Tarleton Bates, born May 22, 1775, in Goochland county Virginia. Died in a duel January 8, 1806. He never married.
  4. Frederick Bates, born January 23, 1777, in Goochland county Virginia; married Nancy Opie Ball in 1819; died on August 4, 1825.
  5. Fleming Bates, born February 27, 1779, in Goochland county. He married and settled in Northumberland county Virginia where he died.
  6. Richard Bates, born July 10, 1781, in Goochland county; died unmarried on May 3, 1811.
  7. Susanna Woodson Bates, born April 21, 1783, in Goochland county; married Thomas Hobson Walton in 1803; died after being struck by lighting in early summer of 1806.
  8. Margaret M Bates, born August 25 1785, in Goochland county; married twice; died in St Charles county Missouri.
  9. James Woodson Bates, born August 25, 1787, in Goochland county; died December 26 1846.
  10. Anna Bates, called Nancy, born February 7, 1789, in Goochland county; married Col Jett; died December 13, 1813, leaving two children.
  11. Caroline Matilda Bates, born February 20 1791, in Goochland county; died October 15, 1811. Never married.
  12. Edward Bates, born September 4, 1793, in Goochland county; married Julia Coalter; died March 25 1869.


  1. Woodsons and Their Connections, Page 80, "232 Caroline Matilda ..."
  2. Firsthand knowledge entered by Janice Hardin, Dec 8, 2011
  3. Woodsons and Their Connections, Page 78, "Charles Woodson ..."
  4. Woodsons and Their Connections, Page 80, "232 Caroline Matilda ..."
  5. Woodsons and Their Connections, Page 146, "Issue of 232 Caroline Matilda Woodson ... and Thomas Fleming Bates ...."

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