Person:Abraham Gates (3)

m. 7 Nov 1732
  1. Oliver GatesEst 1733 - 1813
  2. Amos Gates1735 - 1804
  3. Simon GatesAbt 1737 - 1809
  4. Sergt Abraham GatesEst 1741 - 1806
  5. Isaac Gates1746 - 1831
Facts and Events
Name Sergt Abraham Gates
Gender Male
Birth[1] ca 1741 Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Military[4] 1760 went to Canada
Military[1][3] Massachusetts, United StatesSergeant
Death? 7 Mar 1806 Ashby, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Burial[2] Ashby, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United StatesFirst Parish Burial Ground
  1. 1.0 1.1 Stephen Gates and Some of His Descendants, in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society)

    He served as a private under Capt. Silas Brown from 4 Mar to 2 Dec 1760 in the campaign for the total reduction of Canada. In his enlistment, 26 Feb 1760, he was described as a son of Amos Gates and 18 years of age. In another record he is erroneously called a son of Samuel Gales. He also served in the American Revolution.

  2. Find A Grave.

    Abraham Gates Inscription: In memory of Mr. ABRAHAM GATES who died 7 March 1806, aged 64 years & 7 mo. Burial: Ashby First Parish Burial Ground, Ashby, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

  3. Ancestor #: A043416, in Daughters of the American Revolution. Genealogical Research System.

    Ancestor #: A043416 Service Description: 1) LEX ALARM,CAPT JOHN JONES

  4. Hurd, D. Hamilton (Duane Hamilton). History of Middlesex County, Massachusetts, with biographical sketches of many of its pioneers and prominent men. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: J. W. Lewis, 1890).

    The following Stow soldiers went to Canada in 1760: Joshua Brown, Jonathon Farr, Phineas Fuller, Amos Gates, Simon Gates, Abraham Gates, Paul Graves, Solomon Savcas (?), a servant of Mary Hapgood.