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Captain Amos Gates

Male 1714 - 1800  (85 years)


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  • Name Amos Gates 
    Title Captain 
    Born 28 Sep 1714  Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 3 Oct 1714  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Married To 28 Nov 1744  Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6
    Mary Trowbridge, the daughter of John and Mehitabel (Eaton) Trowbridge. She was born on 27 July 1728 in Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She and Capt. Amos Gates moved about 1799 to Marlborough, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. She was living on 4 December 1799.

    Issue:
    1. Amos Gates (1745-____)
    2. Mary Gates (1748-1840)
    3. Anna Gates (1750-1826)
    4. George Gates (1753-____)
    5. Charles Gates (1755-____)
    6. Henry Gates (1757-1838)
    7. Oldham Gates (1759-1843)
    8. Edmund Trowbridge Gates (1761-1822)
    9. Martha Gates (1766-1853)
    10. Ruth Gates (1768-1854)
    11. Susannah Gates (1770-1797)
    12. John Gates (1772-1844) 
    Military say 1755  [1
    He served as a sergeant in a company commanded by Captains Jonathan Hoar and John Nixon from 4 April to 13 October 1755 in the Crown Point Expedition. 
    History say 1770  [1
    Amos was called 'Captain' in the Framingham church records and was supposed to be a member of the Committee of Correspondence in Framingham, Massachusetts. 
    Moved To Abt 1799  Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6
    Died 1800  Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Person ID I15348  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2018 

    Father Amos Gates,   b. Abt 1680, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Hannah Oldham,   b. 10 Oct 1681, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 19 May 1703  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6
    Family ID F304  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Sep 1714 - Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 3 Oct 1714 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Mary Trowbridge, the daughter of John and Mehitabel (Eaton) Trowbridge. She was born on 27 July 1728 in Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She and Capt. Amos Gates moved about 1799 to Marlborough, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. She was living on 4 December 1799. Issue: 1. Amos Gates (1745-____) 2. Mary Gates (1748-1840) 3. Anna Gates (1750-1826) 4. George Gates (1753-____) 5. Charles Gates (1755-____) 6. Henry Gates (1757-1838) 7. Oldham Gates (1759-1843) 8. Edmund Trowbridge Gates (1761-1822) 9. Martha Gates (1766-1853) 10. Ruth Gates (1768-1854) 11. Susannah Gates (1770-1797) 12. John Gates (1772-1844) - 28 Nov 1744 - Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - Abt 1799 - Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1800 - Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1101] Torrey, Clarence Almon. "Stephen Gates of Hingham, Lancaster and Cambridge, Mass. and Some of His Descendants", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volumes CXX & CXXI 1966 & 1967).

    2. [S88] Paige, Lucius R. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register , (Boston: H. O. Houghton and Company, 1877).

    3. [S86] Gozzaldi, Mary Isabella. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register - Supplement and Index Reprint of 1930 edition, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1986).

    4. [S1102] Baldwin, Thomas W. The Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 - Vol 1 Births , (Boston: Wright and Potter, 1914).

    5. [S978] Temple, Josiah Howard. A Genealogical Register of Framingham Families including All Who took up Residence in Town Before A.D. 1860 , (Framingham, Massachusetts: The Town of Framingham, 1887).

    6. [S979] Barry, William. A History of Framingham, Massachusetts Including the Plantation, From 1640 to the Present Time , (Boston: James Munroe and Company, 1847).