Katherine Bates Bennett DAR Entry
Mrs. Katherine Bates Bennett.
DAR ID Number: 29391
Born in Preston, Connecticut.
Wife of John F. Bennett.
Descendant of Silas Bates, of Rhode Island.
Daughter of Nathan Denison Bates and Sarah Emily Nickerson, his wife.
Granddaughter of Benjamin Bates and Elizabeth Hawkins, his wife.
Gr.-granddaughter of Nicholas Bates and Susannah Wethers, his wife.
Gr.-gr.-granddaughter of Silas Bates and Dorcas Cordiner, his wife.
Silas Bates, (1737-1801), enlisted, 1781, for three years in the Third battalion of Rhode Island militia. He was born in Exeter, R. I., where he died.