Marcellus L. Bates

Alternate Names
Birth Date
1821 August 28
Death Date
1902 November 2
Gender
Male

Born in Jefferson Co. New York

1821 August 28
Mother
Lydia Harrington
Father
Cyrus Bates

Baptized

1836 July 7 (Age 14)
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Priesthood Office
Elder
Additional Notes

Marcellus L. Bates, addition of middle initial. Journal History of April 10, 1843

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 April 15–January (Age 22) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Priesthood Office
Elder
Additional Notes

Was a leader of the forty seven missionaries called to labor in New York.  Mission purpose was to assist in Joseph Smith's campaign for US President and to faithfully preach the gospel.

Death

1902 November 2 (Age 81)

Served in Canadian Mission

No dates given. See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Additional Notes

Journal History of May 15, 1841, referred to as "Elder Bates"