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.