Joseph Bates

Male5 November 1820–1898

Brief Life History of Joseph

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.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Bates
Elizabeth Jones
Marriage: 30 July 1848
Sarah Bates
about 1841–
Ann Bates
about 1846–1923
Emma Bates

Sources (4)

  • Joseph Bates, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Joseph Bates in entry for John Webb and Emma Bates, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Bates - Published information: death: 1898; Stafford, Staffordshire, England

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 July 1848Stafford, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (3)

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    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.


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    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.

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