James Bates Edit Profile
Educated Harvard Medical School.
He studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. He was a surgeon during the War of 1812. He was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-second Congress (March 4, 1831 – March 4, 1833).
He then became a hospital executive. He died on February 25, 1882, in Yarmouth, Maine. His interment is in the Old Oak Cemetery, Norridgewock, Maine.
Served with medical department United States Army, 1813. Member United States House of Representatives from Maine, 22d Congress, 1831-1833.
Married Mary Jones, July 27, 1815.