Nephi James Bates

18 November 1848–5 September 1921 (Age 72)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Nephi James

When Nephi James Bates was born on 18 November 1848, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, his father, James Bates, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ann Jones, was 31. He married Sarah Sprague on 4 June 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died on 5 September 1921, in Clark, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Ririe, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nephi James Bates
1848–1921
Sarah Sprague
1853–1951
Marriage: 4 June 1870
Mary Ann Bates
1872–1957
Nephi James Bates Jr.
1875–1958
Thomas Bates
1877–1898
Charles Harvey Bates
1879–1957
Sarah Lillian Bates
1881–1959
Clara Rebecca Bates
1882–1969
Mabel Bates
1884–1979
Solomon Lee Bates
1887–1949
Myrtle Electra Bates
1889–1906
Edna Belle Bates
1891–1940
George Sprague Bates
1893–1978
Marion Bates
1895–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1870
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1860

Age 12

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 20

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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.

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Story Highlight

Reflections of Thomas Davies and Mary Ann Cooper, by their son, "Ren" Lorenzo Snow Davies

Reflections of Thomas Davies and Mary Ann Cooper By Their Son, Lorenzo (Ren) Snow Davies [The following is some reflections on Thomas Davies and Mary Ann Cooper, written by their second youngest son, …

Sources (3)

  • Nephi Bates in household of Maria Bates, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nephi Bates in household of Maria Bates, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nephi Davies in household of Thos Davies, "United States Census, 1860"

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