Lawrence Leo Gates  ‎(I32)‎
Name:
Lawrence Leo Gates
   


Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 25 April 1839 29 24 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany
Death: 29 December 1922 ‎(Age 83)‎ Angola, Pleasant, Steuben, Indiana

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 25 April 1839 29 24 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany

Baptism 9 May 1839 ‎(Age 14 days)‎ Nuremberg, Germany

Alias 1839 Lorenz Goetz Gotz

Immigration 2 May 1853 ‎(Age 14)‎ from Germany to Angola, Indiana

Immigration 1860 ‎(Age 20)‎ prob Indiana

Naturalization 1861 ‎(Age 21)‎ Angola, Steuben, Indiana

Military Service between 6 August 1862 and 15 May 1865 ‎(Age 23)‎ Civil War enlistment, Union side; age 23-28, Company H, 74 IndianaInfantry, 1 Lieutenant to Captain, Union side

Nickname Leo

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Description 1865 ‎(Age 25)‎ lost left leg in railroad or caisson accident Allatoona, GA

Marriage Martha E. Sowle - 4 June 1865 ‎(Age 26)‎

Marriage Altina Tina M. Elya - 28 March 1869 ‎(Age 29)‎ Steuben, Indiana

Member between 1875 and 1880 ‎(Age 35)‎ Angola town trustee

Member 1880 ‎(Age 40)‎ I.O.O. F.

Political party 1880 ‎(Age 40)‎ Republican ‎(staunch)‎

Member 1880 ‎(Age 40)‎ Knights of Honor

Burial 1922 ‎(Age 82)‎ Circle Hill Cemetery, Angola, Steuben, Indiana

Naturalization 20 April 1922 ‎(Age 82)‎ Steuben County, Indiana

Death 29 December 1922 ‎(Age 83)‎ Angola, Pleasant, Steuben, Indiana

Religion Disciples Church

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Parents Family  (F449)
Christoph Gotz
1809 - 1857
Anna Sibylla Steffler
1814 - 1898
Lawrence Leo Gates
1839 - 1922
Margaret Gates
1841 - 1918
Christina Barbara Gates
1842 - 1918
John Charles Marcus Gates
1845 - 1932
Christopher Lawrence Gates
1848 - 1919
William J. C. Gates
1854 - 1933

Immediate Family  (F29)
Altina Tina M. Elya
1849 -
Milla A. Gates
1870 -
Fred C. Gates
1872 - 1956
Harry L. Gates
1876 - 1955
Louis A. Gates
1883 - 1954

Immediate Family  (F1965)
Martha E. Sowle
1843 - 1868
Roy Gates
1866 - 1867


Notes

Shared Note
Bismarck was trying to unite northern protestant prussia germany with southern catholic bavaria and the prussians were being rough with the bavarians so they fled to the usa in 1850's.
-john wagner
Intent to become citizen filed: served in US army, aug 6 1862-18 may 1865


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Family with Parents
Father
Christoph Gotz ‎(I927)‎
Birth 17 November 1809 39 35 Nuremberg, Bayern, Germany
Death 30 October 1857 ‎(Age 47)‎ Nuremberg, Bayern, Germany
5 years
Mother
 
Anna Sibylla Steffler ‎(I883)‎
Birth 21 September 1814 29 24 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 29 April 1898 ‎(Age 83)‎ Angola, Steuben, Indiana, USA

Marriage: 13 February 1838 -- Nuremberg, Bayern, Germany
14 months
#1
Lawrence Leo Gates ‎(I32)‎
Birth 25 April 1839 29 24 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 29 December 1922 ‎(Age 83)‎ Angola, Pleasant, Steuben, Indiana
2 years
#2
Sister
Margaret Gates ‎(I5275)‎
Birth 1 March 1841 31 26 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 1918 ‎(Age 76)‎ Angola, Steuben, Indiana
2 years
#3
Sister
Christina Barbara Gates ‎(I5276)‎
Birth 18 December 1842 33 28 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 12 October 1918 ‎(Age 75)‎ Angola, Steuben, Indiana, USA
3 years
#4
Brother
John Charles Marcus Gates ‎(I12)‎
Birth 28 June 1845 35 30 Nuremberg, Bayern, Germany
Death 22 April 1932 ‎(Age 86)‎ Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, USA
3 years
#5
Brother
Christopher Lawrence Gates ‎(I34)‎
Birth 13 June 1848 38 33 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Death about September 1919 ‎(Age 71)‎ Toledo, Lucas, OH
7 years
#6
Brother
William J. C. Gates ‎(I1705)‎
Birth 18 December 1854 45 40 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 26 March 1933 ‎(Age 78)‎
Family with Altina Tina M. Elya
Lawrence Leo Gates ‎(I32)‎
Birth 25 April 1839 29 24 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 29 December 1922 ‎(Age 83)‎ Angola, Pleasant, Steuben, Indiana
10 years
Wife
 
Altina Tina M. Elya ‎(I61)‎
Birth about 1849 38 20 Indiana

Marriage: 28 March 1869 -- Steuben, Indiana
15 months
#1
Daughter
Milla A. Gates ‎(I1668)‎
Birth 14 June 1870 31 21 Angola, Steuben, Indiana
2 years
#2
Son
Fred C. Gates ‎(I33)‎
Birth 27 July 1872 33 23 Angola, Steuben, Indiana
Death 27 December 1956 ‎(Age 84)‎ Fort Lauderdale, , FL
4 years
#3
Son
Harry L. Gates ‎(I928)‎
Birth 30 November 1876 37 27 Angola, Steuben, Indiana
Death 13 March 1955 ‎(Age 78)‎ Fort Lauderdale, , FL
7 years
#4
Son
Louis A. Gates ‎(I5348)‎
Birth 28 June 1883 44 34 Angola, Steuben, Indiana
Death 17 February 1954 ‎(Age 70)‎ Miami, Dade, FL
Family with Martha E. Sowle
Lawrence Leo Gates ‎(I32)‎
Birth 25 April 1839 29 24 Nuremburg, Bavaria, Germany
Death 29 December 1922 ‎(Age 83)‎ Angola, Pleasant, Steuben, Indiana
4 years
Wife
 
Martha E. Sowle ‎(I5322)‎
Birth 1843 36 33 New York
Death 14 March 1868 ‎(Age 25)‎ Angola, Steuben, Indiana, USA

Marriage: 4 June 1865
15 months
#1
Son
Roy Gates ‎(I5323)‎
Birth 31 August 1866 27 23 Angola, Steuben, Indiana
Death 1 October 1867 ‎(Age 13 months)‎ Angola, Steuben, Indiana