Located in Chesterfield, Mo
This is the historic home of Missouri’s second Governor, Frederick Bates who died here in 1825 at the age of 48. Both he and his wife Nancy Opie Ball Bates, who died in 1877 along with two of their four children are buried in the family cemetery on the grounds behind the mansion. Objects are reported to disappear and later be found at odd locations. Employees have seen the former Governor upstairs in a long black coat through the upper floor windows.