Zebulon Baird Bates

1842–1926 (Age 83)
Hickman, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Zebulon Baird

When Zebulon Baird Bates was born on 11 May 1842, his father, Bazzel B Bates, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Baird, was 35. He married Martha Jane Tidwell on 19 March 1865, in Gallatin, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 22 January 1926, in Hickman, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hickman, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Zebulon Baird Bates
1842–1926
Martha Jane Tidwell
1845–1936
Marriage: 19 March 1865
Sarah Bates
1867–1944
Georgia Ann Bates
1871–1963
John Oliver Bates
1872–1955
Alonzo Archibald Bates
1874–1895
Baby Bates
1876–1876
Jenevie Nena Bates
1880–1916
Elena Bell Bates
1881–1944
Thomas Bazzeal Bates
1885–1960
Bates
1887–1887
Bates
1889–1889
Bates
1891–1891

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 March 1865
Gallatin, Illinois, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Bazzel B Bates

    Male1812–1885Male

    Female1806–1881Female

siblings

(11)

    Jesse Perry Bates

    Male1830–1864Male

    Eliza Jane Bates

    Female1832–1896Female

    Male1836–1861Male

    Samual Oliver Bates

    Male1837–1912Male

    Narcissa Ann Bates

    Female1840–1894Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 4

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1865

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Bate ( see Bartholomew ).2 Americanized form of German Betz . See also Betts .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Baird Bates in household of B B Bates, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Z B Bates in household of B B Bates, "United States Census, 1860"
  • B B Bates, "United States Census, 1880"

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