William Bates, –
William Bates is named as the father of John Bates at the marriage of his son John Bates to Sarah Ann Meakin at All Saints, Derby, on 06 Jul 1862.
1862 Marriage  All Saints Church, Derby, Derbyshire. Marriage Register, 06 July 1862 Marriage of Sarah Ann Meakin (1837) aged 25 and John Bates (1833) aged 29 Father's name: Thomas Meakin Spouse's Father's name: William Bates.
↑ All Saints Church, Derby, Derbyshire. Marriage Register, 06 July 1862