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1728

Horatio Gates was born in England

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1772

Horatio Gates returned to America

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1773

Horatio Gates built his home, Traveller's Rest, in Berkeley County

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1775

Second Continental Congress appointed Horatio Gates brigadier general

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Oct 17, 1777

Horatio Gates, then General, defeated British General Burgoyne at Saratoga

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1780

Horatio Gates was defeated by Cornwallis at Camden, SC

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1790

Horatio Gates sold his property and freed all of his slaves

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Apr 10, 1806

Horatio Gates died in New York


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