Lorenzo Bate

15 February 1858–24 August 1913 (Age 55)
Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Lorenzo

When Lorenzo Bate was born on 15 February 1858, in Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, United States, his father, Richard Bate, was 43 and his mother, Mary Langmaid Nixon, was 38. He married Abbie Marie Lawrence on 30 April 1894, in Fairfield, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 24 August 1913, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Lorenzo Bate
Abbie Marie Lawrence
Marriage: 30 April 1894
George Lorenzo Bate
Lorenzo Lawrence Bate
Elmo Lawrence Bate
Amy Marie Bate

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 April 1894Fairfield, Utah, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · The Burtis Opera House
    Age 9
    The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 17
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    from the Middle English personal name Bate. It could represent an unrecorded Old English name Bata, or a form of Batte, a short form of Anglo-Norman French names beginning with Bart-, such as Bartelmeu (see Bartholomew ) or Bartram (see Bertram ).perhaps a topographic name from an unrecorded Middle English antecedent of the modern English dialect bate ‘river island or land liable to flooding’.English:

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Lorenzo Bates in entry for Abbie Marie Bates, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Lorenzo Bate, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Lorenzo Bate in entry for John Mercer Purdie and Amy Bate Duncan, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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