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Samuel CATES

Samuel CATES

Male [BEFORE 1755] - 1834

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  • Name Samuel CATES 
    Born [BEFORE 1755] 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 8 Sep 1781  Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1790  Machias, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Samuel Cates
      in the 1790 United States Federal Census
      Name: Samuel Cates
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Machias, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 2 [Henry, ?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 1 [Samuel]
      Free White Persons - Females: 4 [Bethia, sisters?]
      Number of Household Members: 7
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Machias, Washington, Maine; Series: M637; Roll: 2; Page: 161; Image: 98; Family History Library Film: 0568142
    Residence 6 Apr 1793  Machias, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1800  Machias, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Samuel Cates
      in the 1800 United States Federal Census
      Name: Samuel Cates
      Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Machias, Washington, Maine
      Year: 1800; Census Place: Machias, Washington, Maine; Series: M32; Roll: 8; Page: 615; Image: 33; Family History Library Film: 218678
      https://archives.mainegenealogy.net/2008/06/1800-census-machias-washington-county.html
      1800 Census: Machias, Washington County
      Source: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Second Census of the United States, 1800. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1800. M32. Roll 6.
      a. Name of head of household
      b. Free white males under 10
      c. Free white males of 10 and under 16
      d. Free white males of 16 and under 26
      e. Free white males of 26 and under 45
      f. Free white males of 45 and upwards
      g. Free white females under 10
      h. Free white females of 10 and under 16
      i. Free white females of 16 and under 26
      j. Free white females of 26 and under 45
      k. Free white females of 45 and upwards
      l. All other free persons (except Indians not taxed)
      Samuel Cates 4 [Elisha, Samuel, Mark, Asa] 1 [Henry] 0 1 [Samuel] 0 1 [Elizabeth] 2 [? ?] 0 1 [Bethia] 0
    Residence 1810  Machias, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Samuel Cates
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Samuel Cates
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Machias, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2 [Ambrose, ?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 2 [Asa, Mark]
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2 [Elisha, Samuel]
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 : 1 [Henry]
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Samuel]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 [?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 2 [Elizabeth, ?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1 [Bethia]
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 5
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 3
      Number of Household Members: 12
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Machias, Washington, Maine; Roll: 12; Page: 587; Image: 00588; Family History Library Film: 0218683
    Residence 1820  Machias, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Samuel Cates
      in the 1820 United States Federal Census
      Name: Samuel Cates
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Machias, Washington, Maine
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 18: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 1
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 6
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 6
      1820 U S Census; Census Place: Machias, Washington, Maine; Page: 292; NARA Roll: M33_37; Image: 174
    Died 1834 
    Person ID I53131  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2019 

    Father Samuel CATES,   d. BY 2 June 1794 
    Mother Ruth THORNDIKE 
    Married 26 Nov 1749  Falmouth, Cumberland, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bethia SMALL 
    _MARI 8 Sep 1781 
    Married 18 Oct 1781  Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bethiah Small
      Maine Vital Records
      Name Samuel Cate
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 18 Oct 1781
      Event Place Cape Elizabeth, , Maine, United States
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Bethiah Small
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HKW-Q52 : 17 October 2017), Samuel Cate and Bethiah Small, 18 Oct 1781; citing Cape Elizabeth, , Maine, United States, Division of Vital Statistics, State Board of Health, Augusta; FHL microfilm.
      Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921
      GS Film Number 001205260
      Digital Folder Number 007015938
      Image Number 00575
      Samuel Cate r Cape Elizabeth
      Bethiah Small r Cape Elizabeth
      int 8 September 1781 m 18 October 1781 by Ephraim Clark
    Children 
     1. Henry CATES,   b. 26 Jul 1783, Machias, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1837  (Age 53 years)
     2. Elizabeth CATES,   d. 1820?
     3. Elisha Coffin CATES,   b. 1792?,   d. 1 Feb 1860
     4. Samuel A CATES,   b. 1796?,   d. 15 Dec 1855
     5. Mark S CATES,   b. 18 Feb 1797,   d. 21 Nov 1844  (Age 47 years)
     6. Asa CATES,   b. 1799,   d. 9 Feb 1872  (Age 73 years)
     7. Ambrose CATES,   b. 21 Aug 1801
     8. Bethia CATES,   d. 11 Aug 1846
    Family ID F18363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lot 73 Machias

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/122803?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Deeds 1785-1903; index 1785-1895
      Authors: Washington County (Maine). Register of Deeds
      Deeds v. 1-2 1785-1800
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      12468
      8128722
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008128722?cat=122803
      Volume 1 Page 461
      [260/585]
      Stephen Jones Esq Machias
      Samuel Cates yeoman Machias
      $71
      50 acressituated on the south side of the west River in Machias
      beginning at the north easterly corner of the lot originally belonging to Abial Sprague Junior now owned by Jacob Palmer
      thence running south by said Palmer's lot to high water mark on the edge of the mark on the north side of Mill Creek so called
      thence along by the edge of the marsh or High Water Marked 12 1/2 degrees east to a small tree at high water mark on the edge of the marsh upon the south side of the west River
      thence along by high water marked to the first mentioned boundaries
      being part of the first division lot layed out to the original right of Samuel Libby
      also
      a low marsh or thatch lot Number 73 as laid out to said Samuel Libbys Right in said Township of Machias
      6 April 1793
      Stephen Jones
      Sarah Johnson
      Wit: Charles Smith, William Bryant

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/122803?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Deeds 1785-1903; index 1785-1895
      Authors: Washington County (Maine). Register of Deeds
      Deeds v. 5-7 1805-1813
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      12470
      8297512
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008297512?cat=122803
      Volume 6 Page 19
      [281/782]
      Samuel Cates yeoman Machias
      Henry Cates yeoman Machias
      $71
      Lot in Machias on which I now live
      beginning in a crevice in a rock or ledge on the north side of my Fish House at high water mark of the west River in said Machias
      thence running south 15 degrees east 25 rods
      thence south 11 1/2 degrees west to high water mark on the Mill Creek
      thence east 4 rods
      thence north 12 1/2 degrees east to high water mark on the said West River
      thence westerly by said River at High water mark to the first mentioned bounds
      10 1/4 acres
      on the south end of the first distance the premises are 8 rods wide on an east and west line
      7 July 1809
      Samuel Cates
      Bethiah Cates
      Wit: Joseph Harris, John F Harris