Hannibal Jerome BATES

Hannibal Jerome BATES[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1877 - 1959

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  • Name  Hannibal Jerome BATES 
    Born  26 Aug 1877  Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender  Male 
    Died  19 Jul 1959  Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 12, 13, 14
    Buried  20 Jul 1959  Macon County, North Carolina - Cowetta Baptist Church Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 14, 15
    Person ID  I391  Schultheis
    Last Modified  24 Jul 2015 

    Father  John Gray BATES,   b. 30 Mar 1841, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1932, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Martha A. MCCLURE,   b. 18 Apr 1844,   d. 29 Aug 1924, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 Jan 1867  Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F267  Group Sheet

    Family  Lydia Octava HOLBROOK,   b. 7 Aug 1878, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1962, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Jan 1904  Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17, 18, 19


    • MARRIAGE NOTES:
      General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 167, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
      - Date of Marriage was 1-17-1904. Holbrooks, Octie, age 25 to Bates, Hannibal, age 26. Held at brides's residance (L. C. Holbrook). Performed or recorded by J. A. Brendle, Minister. Witnessed by R. D. Bates, W. E. Carpenter, and J. G. Jollay.
    Family ID  F266  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    BATES, Hannibal Jerome - Death Certificate
    BATES, Hannibal Jerome - Death Certificate

    Headstones
    BATES, Hannibal Jerome & HOLBROOK, Lydia Octava - Gravestone
    BATES, Hannibal Jerome & HOLBROOK, Lydia Octava - Gravestone

  • Notes 


    • INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
      1880 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 6, Smithbridge Township
      - Age 5, single, living with parents
      - Born in North Carolina, father born in North Carolina, mother born in North Carolina
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      1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 165, Smith Bridge Township
      - Age 22, single, living with parents
      - Born Aug 1877
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Occupation was farmer
      - Can read, cannot write, speaks English
      - Rents farm
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      1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 130, Smith Bridge Township
      - Age 32, married to Lydia O. for 6 yrs
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was farmer, general farm, own account (sch # 139)
      - Can read and write
      - Owned farm free of mortgage
      - Viloa Grist (neice), age 15 and Mattie Grist (neice), age 12, living in household
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      1920 Wilkes County, Georgia census (microfilm):
      - HH # 140, Mallory's Township
      - Given name was "Henry J."
      - Rents home
      - Age 57, married to Octavia
      - Cannot read or write
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was farmer, general farm, own account
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      1930 Wilkes County, Georgia census (microfilm):
      - HH # 104, Militia District # 167 Malloy
      - Given name was "Han J."
      - Owns home
      - Age 52, married to Octa. Age at first marriage was 25
      - Able to read and write
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was farmer, general farm, own account
      - Not a veteran
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      1940 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 32, Smiths Bridge Township, Enumeration District # 57-15A
      - Rents home valued at $200
      - Age 62, married to Octy
      - Education level completed was 2nd grade
      - Born in North Carolina, same place in 1935
      - Occupation was farmer, own account
      - Worked 44 weeks, no pay
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      Death certificate from Macon County, North Carolina:
      - Date of death was July 19. 1959
      - Cause of death was cerebral thrombosis with left hemiplegia due to generalized and cerebral atherosclerosis
      - Date of birth was Augus 7, 1878 in Macon County, North Carolina
      - Spouse was Octave Holbrooks Bates
      - Occupation was farmer and miner
      - Father was John Bates
      - Mother was Martha McClure Bates
      - Informant was Mrs. Octave Bates from R. # 2, Franklin, Macon County, North Carolina
      - Burial was in Coweeta Cemetery on July 20, 1959
      - Undertaker was Potts Funeral Home
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      Obituary published in The Franklin Press, Macon County, North Carolina, dated July 19, 1959:
      H. J. Bates, Maconian, Dies Sunday
      Farmer and Miner Was 81; Rites Held Monday
      Hannibal J. Bates, 81, died at his home in the Smith Bridge section early Sunday morning after a lingering illness.
      He was a native and lifelong resident of Macon County and was the son of late John Gray Bates and Mrs. Martha McClure Bates. Mr. Bates was married to Miss Octave Holbrooks on January 17, 1904, and was a member of the Coweeta Baptist Church. He was a farmer and miner.
      Services were held Monday at the Coweeta Baptist Church with the Rev. George A. Cloer officiating, assisted by the Rev. Benny Haire and the Rev. Clyde Monteith. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Pallbearers were Leonard Meyers, Grady Williams, L. C. Knight, Roy Thomas, William Carpenter, and Romulus Carpenter.
      Surviving, in addition to the widow are a brother, Samuel M. Bates, of Darrington, Wash., and one sister, Mrs. J. E. Carpenter, of Toccoa, Ga.
      Potts Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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      Setzer and Allied Families by Lawrence Wood, page 78:
      - Never had children of their own, however helped raise Hannibal Bates neices who were left orphans at an early age.

  • Sources 
    1. [S162] Setzer and Allied Families, Page 76.

    2. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Huldah Holbrook Keener dated 14 May 1959.

    3. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Lydia Octa Holbrook Bates dated 1 Nov 1962.

    4. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Sarah Moore Holbrook dated 1 Jan 1942.

    5. [S264] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Macon County, Death Certificate of Hannibal Jerome Bates dated 3 Aug 1959.

    6. [S520] Mansfield News-Journal, Obituary of Ruah Holbrook Jollay dated 25 Jan 1957.

    7. [S390] Photograph of headstone by Christopher Eric Schultheis.
      date

    8. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Hannibal J. Bates dated 23 Jul 1959.
      date/location

    9. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Lydia Octa Holbrook Bates dated 1 Nov 1962.
      location

    10. [S264] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Macon County, Death Certificate of Hannibal Jerome Bates.
      date (7 Aug 1878)/location

    11. [S314] 1880 Macon County, North Carolina Census, Microfil, HH # 6, Smithbridge Twsp.
      date (1877)/location (NC)

    12. [S390] Photograph of headstone by Christopher Eric Schultheis.
      date (9 July 1959)

    13. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Lydia Octa Holbrook Bates dated 1 Nov 1962.
      date

    14. [S264] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Macon County, Death Certificate of Hannibal Jerome Bates.
      date/location

    15. [S390] Photograph of headstone by Christopher Eric Schultheis.
      location

    16. [S409] Macon County, North Carolina Marriage Register Ind, Page 167.
      date/location

    17. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Hannibal J. Bates dated 23 Jul 1959.
      date

    18. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of Lydia Octa Holbrook Bates dated 1 Nov 1962.
      date/location

    19. [S378] 1910 Macon County, North Carolina Census, Microfil, HH # 130, Smith Bridge Twsp.
      date (1904)