Martha GATES

Martha GATES

Female 1807 - 1892  (85 years)

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  • Name Martha GATES  [1, 2, 3
    Nickname Patty 
    Born 5 Mar 1807  Acworth, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Female 
    Birth 10 Aug 1807  St. Johnsbury, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1850  Living with husband in Ridgeway, Orleans Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1860  Living with husband in Manchester, Washtenaw Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1870  Living with husband in Ridgeway, Orleans Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1880  Living with daughter, Martha Farwell, in Dowagiac, Cass Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 28 Apr 1892  Dowagiac, Cass Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, Dowagiac, Cass Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I96986  Main Tree
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2020 

    Father Thomas GATES, Sr.,   b. 07 May 1776, Henniker, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1851, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Patty PLUMLY,   b. 27 Aug 1776, Acworth, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 15 Dec 1796  Acworth, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F08882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Guy Carlton RIX,   b. 14 Dec 1802, Stanstead, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1879, Dowagiac, Cass Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1826  St. Johnsbury, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 11
    Children 
    +1. Caroline RIX,   b. 16 Dec 1826, Littleton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1896, Albion, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Guy Scoby RIX,   b. 12 Nov 1828, Littleton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1917, Concord, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Joel Eastman RIX,   b. 28 Jul 1830, Kirby, Caledonia Co., Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1908, Erie County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     4. Joseph RIX,   b. 28 Jun 1832, Waterford, Caledonia Co., Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1832  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Thomas Gates RIX,   b. 28 Jul 1834, Danville, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
    +6. John RIX,   b. 4 Jan 1837, Compton, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1893, Fort Madison, Lee Co, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [Birth]
    +7. Nathaniel RIX,   b. 22 Jan 1839, St. Johnsbury East, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1923, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Martha Rebecca RIX,   b. 16 Jan 1841, Barnston, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1892, Glenwood, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)  [Birth]
    +9. Benjamin Franklin RIX,   b. 28 Jul 1843, Rumney, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1919, Kalamazoo, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
    +10. Pvt. Charles E. RIX,   b. 28 Apr 1846, Middleport, Niagara Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1879, Mason, Ingham Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)  [Birth]
     11. Wilder Pierce RIX,   b. 8 Jun 1848, Jeddo, Orleans Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1857  (Age 8 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F40082  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Guy Carlton Rix and Martha Gates Headstone
    Guy Carlton Rix and Martha Gates Headstone
    Guy C. Rix and his wife, Martha, daughter of Thomas Gates and Patty Plumley, are buried in the riverside Cemetery in Dowagiac, Cass Co., Michigan.

    Created by: Judith D
    Photo added by: Scout

  • Sources 
    1. [S11053] Ancestry.com: Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848.

    2. [S11134] History and Genealogy of The Rix Family of America containing Biographical Sketches and Genealogies of both Males and Females, Guy S. Rix, Concord, N.H., (The Grafton Press).

    3. [S03384] Stephen Gates of Hingham and Lancaster, Massachusetts, and His Descendants, Charles Otis Gates, (Name: Name: New York: Willis McDonald & Co;;).

    4. [S6998] Ancestry.com: New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904.

    5. [S11123] 1850 Census Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York.

    6. [S11124] 1860 Census Manchester, Washtenaw County, Michigan.

    7. [S11125] 1870 Census Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York.

    8. [S11126] 1880 Census Dowagiac, Cass County, Michigan.

    9. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    10. [S03020] RootsWeb: World Connect - #17796.

    11. [S5988] Ancestry.com: Vermont Vital Records, 1720-1908.