According to the informaiton I have (some of which may have come from you) Della R. Laubaugh was born in Ohio, in 1864, the daughter of: Samuel LAUBAUGH, Sr. (b. May 14, 1829 in Pennsylvania, d. January 29, 1901, in Gorham, Fulton, Ohio)and Susan HARLEY (b. March 13, 1832, d. July 26, 1892, of Rheumatism).
Samuel and Susan (AKA Susannah) are both buried in the Lyons Cemetery in Fulton County, Ohio (also known as the Pleasant View Cemetery and the Van Aisdelen Cemetery).
Della married Leroy BATES in 1882 and had three children: 1. Florence Mabel BATES (b. June 1883) 2. Cora BATES 3. Anna BATES (unsure of the birthdates for the last two)
Any additional information would be much appreciated.hope you and all the family are doing well.