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.
Citation:Author: Karen Mason
Citation:Information from donor. Birth and death dates from iagenweb.org, Black Hawk County,Iowa, Fairview Cemetery Listing.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Adelia St. John Gates papers
Collection — Folder: 1
Graduate of Genesee College in New York who moved to Waterloo, Iowa as a bride.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Found in: Iowa Women's Archives / Adelia St. John Gates papers