Bates, Samuel Henshaw - from United States

ID: 260983
Organization: S&B
Country of meeting: in the year 1833

Eldest son of Hon. Isaac C. Bates (Y. C. 1802), XL S. Senator from Massachusetts, and of Martha, daughter of Judge Samuel Henshaw, was born in Northampton, Mass., Jan. 10, 1814, and was prepared for college at the Round Hill School in that town, under the charge of Messrs. Cogswell & Bancroft. He studied law with his father, was admitted to the bar, and remained in his father's office in Northampton for a year or two. but soon relinquished his profession to engage in farming. Served as a private in the 24th Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers during the Civil War

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