Bates is a common surname of English origin. It is often used to refer to Bates College in Lewiston, Maine in the United States. At the time of the British Census of 1881, the relative frequency of the surname Bates was highest in Buckinghamshire (5.2 times the British average), followed by Leicestershire, Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire and Oxfordshire.

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Leonard Bates
... Leonard Thomas Ashton Bates (20 March 1895 – 11 March 1971) was an English cricketer ... Cricket Ground where his father, John, was head groundsman, Bates would go on play 200 first-class matches at the ground scoring over 8,000 runs ... In total Bates represented his county 441 times between 1913 and 1935, he also made two appearances for 'The Rest' against England in 1927 and once for the Players against Gentlemen ...
Bates, Oregon
... Bates is an unincorporated community in Grant County, Oregon, United States ... Bates was a lumber mill town until 1975 with a population of up to 400 ... Bates State Park opened in 2011 ...
Stanley Bates
... Stanley Bates is a British actor and screen writer most famously known for the role of Bungle, and as a scriptwriter, in the children's television programme ... In 2001 Stanley Bates was bound over to keep the Peace following an alleged road rage incident ...
Leave The Light On (Jeff Bates Album) - Track Listing
... Long, Slow Kisses" (Jeff Bates, Gordon Bradberry, Ben Hayslip) – 310 "Rub It In" (Layng Martine, Jr.) – 305 "No Shame" (Bates, Kenny Beard, Jimmy Yeary. 344 "Good People" (Tim James, Kendall Marvel) – 305 "I Can't Write That" (Bates, Beard, Billy Yates) – 355 "What I Know" (Beard, Casey Beathard) – 305 "Mama Was a Lot Like Jesus" (Ro ...
Leon Bates (American Labor Leader) - Retirement
... In 1964 Leon Bates retired from the UAW as an International Representative of the UAW ... UAW Local #226's Union Hall in Indianapolis, is named "Reuther - Bates Hall" in memory of Walter Reuther and Leon Bates ... Leon Bates is buried in the Yates Township Cemetery in Idlewild, Michigan ...

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