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
References
  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)
    120:270.

    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
    2) COL JAMES PRESTON

  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.