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Jacob Gates

Birthplace: St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont, United States
Death: Died in Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Gates and Patty (Plumley) Gates
Husband of Elizabeth Caroline Hutchings; Mary Ware; Mary Minerva Gates and Emma Forsberry
Father of Jedediah Morgan Gates; Franklin Forsberry Gates; Emma Adelaide Gates; William Milo Gates; Wellington Forsberry Gates and 3 others
Brother of Lucinda Bingham; Sally Gates; John Gates; Betsey Jane (Gates) Gilbert; Thomas Gates, jr. and 5 others

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About Jacob Gates

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...Jacob Gates (May 9, 1811 – April 14, 1892) was an early Mormon leader and member of the First Seven Presidents of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

[He] was born in St. Johnsbury, Vermont and married Millie Snow in 1833..."

"...Gates served in the Utah Territorial Legislature, representing Washington and Kane counties, from 1864 to 1867. Gates practiced plural marriage and fathered 11 children. He died in Provo, Utah Territory.."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Jacob Gates', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 24 January 2011, 10:06 UTC, <> [accessed 16 February 2011]

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868

Gates, Jacob

Birth Date: 9 Mar. 1811 Death Date: 14 Apr. 1892 Gender: Male Age: 36 Company: Jedediah M. Grant - Willard Snow Company (1847)


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Jacob Gates's Timeline

March 9, 1811
St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont, United States
June 18, 1833
Age 22
Confirmed by Zerubbabel Snow
June 18, 1833
Age 22
June 18, 1833
Age 22
Baptized by Orson Pratt
December 15, 1845
Age 34
January 21, 1846
Age 34
Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States
January 21, 1846
Age 34
Nauvoo, Hancock, IL
October 23, 1853
Age 42
Salt Lake City, Utah
July 30, 1854
Age 43
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
February 13, 1856
Age 44
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States