Bill Gates

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Bill Gates

Founder of Microsoft


    William Henry Gates

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    • 4th Generation — Great-grandfather of Bill Gates
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • Jan 1858 
    • Birth Location:
    • Pennsylvania 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 30 Apr 1926 
    • Death Location:
    • Seattle, King, Washington 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Acacia Memorial Park, Lake Forest Park, King, Washington 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 19 Sep 1888 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Seattle, King, Washington 

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  • Sources for William Henry Gates

    • 1 Federal Census, WA, King County, 1900, Seattle Ward 9, E.D. 117, Sheet 10A, Image 19 of 31, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 2 Federal Census, WA, King County, 1910, Seattle Ward 3, E.D. 156, Sheet 7B, Image 14 of 23, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census, PA, Tioga County, 1880, Wellsboro, E.D. 169, p. 13, Image 13 of 45, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 Federal Census, PA, Tioga County, 1870, Delmar, p. 40, Image 40 of 48, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 6 Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004, Marriage certificate for W. H. Gates and Rebecca Eppinhauser, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960, Death record for William Henry Gates, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 8 Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960, Death record for spouse Rebecca Gates, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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