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Someone just wrote the following to me - it does appear to be an error - can
> If I read this right James Beates was 110 years old when he came to
> James Beates was one of my 3rd great Grandfathers.
> in the web page http://www.dcnyhistory.org/books/muncol.html
> "ROBERT BEATES was born in Delhi February 25th, 1823, and married Mary
> Wilson, of Colchester, in 1847. Mr. Beates has filled the offices of
> of the peace and postmaster for many years in his town. His father, James
> Beates, was born in Scotland in 1781, and came to America in 1891. Mr.
> Beates is a farmer. Post-office, Downsville."
> Is this a transcription error or an original error? "
Joyce Riedinger - joyce(a)dcnyhistory.org
Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site