|The likeness of Anna stands over|
Her and Martin's graves
Mound Hill Cemetery, Seville, Ohio
|The likeness of Anna|
On top the Bates Family Stone
|A simple stone marks Martin's resting place in the shadow|
Of the monument
Anna had a passion for literature and music and was extremely intelligent. She was noted for her singing and her ability to play the piano.
|Though Anna's likeness may stand on top the memorial|
Her actual resting place is a simple marker
Anna would die unexpectedly in her sleep on August 5, 1888, the day before her birthday. Martin had a life-sized statue of Anna created and placed on top her grave..
|Bates Family Historical Marker|
Stanhope Park, Seville
|Martin and Anna Bates|
Picture from the historical marker in Seville