Jack Lee Bates

Male23 January 1915–13 March 2005

Brief Life History of Jack Lee

When Jack Lee Bates was born on 23 January 1915, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, his father, Solomon Lee Bates, was 27 and his mother, Mary Vernetta Peterson, was 29. He married Leoncia Maria Diaz on 30 June 1937, in American Falls, Power, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Clark, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1920. He died on 13 March 2005, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jack Lee Bates
Leoncia Maria Diaz
Marriage: 30 June 1937
Jaqueline Bates

Sources (29)

  • Jack L Bates, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jack Lee Bates - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Jack Lee Bates
  • Jack Lee Bates, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 June 1937American Falls, Power, Idaho, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 1

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.


    Age 2

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.


    Age 26

    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bate with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also common in Ireland.

    Americanized form of German Betz . See also Betts .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight


    Jack served was a policeman for 25 years in Pocatello, Idaho.

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