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Abigail (Nabby) Scatesm. 25 Jan 1787 in Berwick, Maine to Joseph Spencer (b. 15 Nov 1761 in Berwick, Maine) Who were Abigails parents and when was she born and died?
Abigail Cate b. abt 1825 Franklin, Merrimack, NH
d. aft. 1825 Lowell, Mddlsx, MA
m. 1. Jesse Oliver Fenderson
Benjamin Cates b. abt. 1814, probably NC, married Isabella Couser, lived in the area of Lynchburg TN after marriage Children include: Nancy C (b. 1834), John B (b. 1837), Timothy (b. 1840), Jasper (b. 1843), Maranda Elizabeth (b. 1846-47) William Newton (b. 1849), B Franklin (b. 1854) and Albert Ernest (b. 1857)
John Catesb. 1807 in NC, d. between 1870 and 1880 in Lafayette, Macon Co, TN, married 1 Jun 1828 in Wilson Co, TN, to Alice "Alley" JohnsonChildren: Miranda, Joseph, William Henry, (b. 17 May 1842, Wilson Co, TN, d. 1912 Pittsburg Co, OK, md. 1868 in Muhlenberg Co, KY, to Martha Ann Burge; eight children. Moved to Denton, TX, abt 1881), Arcadia, Hewett, Martha, Josephine, Maria L. or Mariah and John Frances (female)
John Richard Cates SR b. 1839 in TN. Married 1866 Jacksboro, TX to Amanda Adaline Richards (born 1844 in MS). His son (1 of 6 children) born John Richard Cates JR. (1879-1927) in Childress, TX. John Jr's daughter Sarah May Adaline Cates (1904-1995) in Seminole, OK.
John T. Cateb. 1807 in Rockingham Co., NH. m. Independence County, Arkansas, Jan. 2, 1840 to Sarah Ann ______, (born in 1827 in Ohio). d. 14 Mar 1856 Highlands area north of Sheridan, Yamhill Co, OregonChildren born in Arkansas between 1844 and 1850 were: Andrew, Mary, Charles, and Sarah. A son, Asa, was born in Oregon in 1855
Joseph Cates b. 1808 Orange Co, NC Who were your parents?
Lewis Cates b. 1827 Carter Co, or Cocke Co, TNm. Rachel Miller
Mary Catesm. September 20, 1786 in Va to Richard Sinnett This was probably the part of Virginia to be annexed by Kentucky. They show up in Lincoln County, and Mercer County KY
Robert D. Cates b. 1780 NC, m. Nancy Johnson Children: Johnson Cates b. Oct. 1805
Robert Cates b. 1806/09
Mary West Cates b. Oct 5, 1814
Thomas Jefferson Catem. 17 Mary 1832 Louise French Wiggin by Abe Burnham in Pembroke, N.H.  Their children were Matthew, Elizabeth Jane, Caroline, Thomas Jefferson III, Freeman P., Jesse, George A., Sarah A. with birth dates ranging from 15 Jan 1833-1850. (My husband's father told him Thomas's father was also Thomas Jefferson).
Warren O. CatesSon Joseph Franklin Cates was born in St. Louis MO in 1890Warren's grandaughter Waunetta Marie Cates was born in 1912 in Kansas City KS
William J. CatesWilliam b. 1822, m. 17 Nov 1842 Amanda Hamrick in Carroll Co. GA Looking for info on parents. Any info will help.

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