Elizabeth Bates1

#2149, (say 1614 - )
Relationship8th great-grandmother of William David Lewis
Father*James Bates2


Thomas Lawrence b. s 1608, d. 1655
Children 1.Mary Lawrence2 (s 1637 - )
 2.Nicholas Lawrence5 (s 1640 - )
 3.Elizabeth Lawrence+2 (1642 - 1704)
 4.Sarah Lawrence+6 (c 1644 - 1713)
Elizabeth Bates was also known as Bate.2 
Her married name was Lawrence.3,2 
Birth*say 1614She was born say 1614.4 
Marriage*circa 1635She married Thomas Lawrence circa 1635.3,2 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis


  1. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, large standing modern memorial to forty-eight victims of the Deerfield Raid. Narrative: Elizabeth Lawrence, dau. of Thomas Lawrence and Elizabeth Bates, b. Mar 1642, Dorchester, Suffolk Co. MA, d. 29 Feb 1704, Deerfield, Franklin Co. MA; marr. William Smead (1635-1703); children: William Smead III, Elizabeth Smead Janes, Judith Smead Hawks, Mehitable Hull Smead Nims, Samuel Smead, John Smead, John Smead, Ebenezer Smead, Thankful Smead Hawks, and Waitstill Smead Warner.Old Deerfield Burying Ground, Deerfield, Franklin Co. MA. Memorial 32160198, created by and photo added by Kevin Avery.
  2. [S814] George Lincoln, History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts Vol. II (Salem, Mass.: Higginson Book Co. (reprint), 1893), pp. 426-7.
  3. [S1220] Torrey's New England Marriages Prior to 1700, online AmericanAncestors.org, Vol. 2, p. 928/1482. Thomas ( -1655) & Elizabeth Bates ( -1679, Dorchester MA), marr. ca. 1635; res. Hingham/Dorchester; various citations. Originally published as New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages Prior to 1700 (AA).
  4. [S520] VWH.
  5. [S165] James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, four volumes (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), III:63; Nicholas, b. at Hingham, removed with mother widow Elizabeth to Dorchester after 5 Nov 1655.
  6. [S814] George Lincoln, History of Hingham II, pp. 429-7, bapt. Hingham 4 Mar 1643/4.