When Joseph Bates was christened on 5 November 1820, in Castle Church, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Jonathan Bates, was 29 and his mother, Jane Deakin, was 31. He married Elizabeth Jones on 30 July 1848, in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died in 1898, in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.
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 .
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