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|Alfred John Bateman: Story of His Life as Told to Lucille B. Johnson, His Daughter (Lucille B. Johnson, PDF, 67K)|
|Autobiography of Clara May Hess Bateman, wife of Alfred John Bateman (Clara May Hess Bateman, PDF, 66K)|
|Biography of George Bateman, father of Alfred John Bateman (William Henry Bateman, 1967, PDF, 58K)|
|Autobiography of Alfred Hess Bateman, son of Alfred John Bateman and Clara May Hess (Alfred Hess Bateman, 1965, PDF, 100K)|
|From Horse and Buggy Days to the Atomic Age: Autobiography of George Bateman, son of Alfred John Bateman (George M. Bateman, 1971, PDF, 537K)|
|Timeline of Alfred John and Clara May Hess Bateman family (Ron Bateman, HTML, 10K)|
|Biographical Sketch of Russell Rulon Bateman (Russell Rulon Bateman, PDF, 10K)|
|A Short Essay on Heraldry and the Bateman Coat of Arms (Russell Rulon Bateman Jr., HTML)|
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|History of Alfred John and Clara May Hess Bateman (Various authors, PDF, 103 pages, 670K)|
|Jacob Hess and Hannah Thornock, parents of Clara May Hess Bateman (Harold C. Bateman, PDF, 45 pages, 290K)|
|History of George Bateman and Anna Wilks, parents of Alfred John Bateman and other Histories (Recorded by George in 1934 at 84 years and other authors, PDF, 11 pages, 125K)|
|Excerpt on Alfred Bateman and Esther Wiffin from a History of George Bateman and Anna Wilks, parents of Alfred John Bateman and other Histories (HTML, small, 7K)|
|Across Three Centuries: The Bateman-Hess-Thornock Families. (Ron Bateman, multiple PDFs, 32000K total)|
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