Last

First Middle

Born

Died

Bates

Martin William

1848

20 Feb 1867

 

 

 

 

 

Martin W Bates was buried in a pasture about 300 yards west of the intersection of Dayton/Prospect.

He wasnít thought to be worthy of burial next to other citizens.The exact location IS known, but itís on private property (Droege farm).

 

 

 

 

 

 

References:

 

Osage County Chronicle

Osage County Historical Society

Steve Dodson (Associate Professor of History at Allen County Community College)

Kansas State Historical Society

John Hill, Lyndon