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Bates, Thomas H.

Born: 1815-XX-XX Kentucky

Flourished: Coles County, Illinois

In 1848, Bates married Edith Smith in Coles County, Illinois. In 1850, they lived in Charleston, where Bates worked as a carpenter.

U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Charleston, Coles County, IL, 19; Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Coles County, 15 February 1848, Illinois State Archives, Springfield, IL.