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Gates, Adelia St. John, 1841-1874



  • Existence: 1841-1874

Adelia St. John Gates graduated from Genesee College in upstate New York and moved to Waterloo, Iowa, as a bride. Her husband John Cook Gates (1838-1917) practiced law in Waterloo with the Gates and Liffring law firm. Gates Park in Waterloo is named for this family.


Author: Karen Mason


Information from donor. Birth and death dates from, Black Hawk County,Iowa, Fairview Cemetery Listing.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Adelia St. John Gates papers

 Collection — other: Folder 1
Identifier: IWA0728
Abstract Graduate of Genesee College in New York who moved to Waterloo, Iowa as a bride.

Arrangement One folder, shelved in SCVF.