Looking for Burial place of David Bates, died Fannin Co. Texas born early 1830's in Ohio - DAVID BATES A notice to the Secretary announces the death of Dr. David Bates on the afternoon of February 28th, 1890. Dr. Bates lived at Fort Branch, Indiana, and was one of the early members of the Eclectic Medical Association of the State. He joined the National Association at its meeting in Chicago, June, 1880. About 1884 he removed to Boham, Texas, where he continued to until his death. The funeral services took place at the Christian Church on the 4th of March.