Ganville Alfonso Bates

24 August 1889–20 February 1981 (Age 91)
Walnut Lake Township, Faribault, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Ganville Alfonso

When Ganville Alfonso Bates was born on 24 August 1889, in Walnut Lake Township, Faribault, Minnesota, United States, his father, Ernest Walton Bates, was 23 and his mother, Nellie Marion Baker, was 19. He married Martha Adelia Miner on 16 June 1909, in Mabel, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Newburg, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States for about 20 years and Harmony, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 20 February 1981, in Fillmore, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Mabel, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ganville Alfonso Bates
1889–1981
Martha Adelia Miner
1889–1966
Marriage: 16 June 1909
Nellie Bates
1910–2002
Ernest James Bates
1912–1999
Floyd Granville Bates
1914–2001
Phyllis Cora Bates
1917–2003
Zola Mary Addine Bates
1920–2016
Edyth Bates
1925–
Manville Maynard Bates
1926–2016
Helen Marie Bates
1929–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 June 1909
Mabel, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States
children

(8)

    Nellie Bates

    Female1910–2002Female

    Ernest James Bates

    Male1912–1999Male

    Floyd Granville Bates

    Male1914–2001Male

    Phyllis Cora Bates

    Female1917–2003Female

    Zola Mary Addine Bates

    Female1920–2016Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Ernest Walton Bates

    Male1866–1919Male

    Nellie Marion Baker

    Female1870–1907Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 4

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 24

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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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Sources (3)

  • Grandwill Bates in household of Earnest Bates, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Granville Bates, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Granville A Bates, "United States Census, 1910"

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