James Lewis Yates1753 - 1828 (75 years)
Name James Lewis Yates Born 3 May 1753 Caroline, Virginia Gender Male Died 21 Sep 1828 Culpepper, Virginia Person ID I11346 Yatesville History & Genealogy Last Modified 2 Jan 2021
Father George Yates, 4th, b. 1727, Caroline, Virginia , d. 11 Dec 1777, Caroline, Virginia (Age 50 years) Mother Frances Fielding Lewis, b. 27 Oct 1731, Gloucester, Virginia , d. 12 Mar 1778, Caroline, Virginia (Age 46 years) Married Abt 1749 Caroline, Virginia Family ID F2538 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Lucy Partlow, b. 25 Aug 1759, Virginia , d. 27 Jun 1833, Virginia (Age 73 years) Married 28 Oct 1782 Virginia Children 1. Elizabeth Yates, b. 28 Oct 1782, Louisa, Virginia , d. 3 Jul 1878, Rappahanock, Virginia (Age 95 years) 2. Sarah Yates, b. 11 Sep 1784, Caroline, Virginia , d. 1854, Culpepper, Virginia (Age 69 years) 3. Boswell Partlow Yates, b. 2 Oct 1786, Culpepper, Virginia , d. 12 Jan 1857, Albemarle, Virginia (Age 70 years) 4. Lucy Partlow Yates, b. 4 Nov 1789, Culpepper, Virginia , d. 1865, Rappahanock, Virginia (Age 75 years) 5. Gerard Markwood Yates, b. 29 Apr 1792, Rappahanock, Virginia , d. 29 Jun 1853, Rappahanock, Virginia (Age 61 years) 6. Francis Benjamin Yates, b. 4 Aug 1794, Culpepper, Virginia , d. 25 Apr 1879, Culpepper, Virginia (Age 84 years) 7. Frances Yates, b. 17 Nov 1797, Virginia , d. 1850, Rappahanock, Virginia (Age 52 years) 8. Aylette Reynolds Yates, b. 1800, Culpepper, Virginia , d. 6 Mar 1830, Virginia (Age 30 years) Last Modified 18 May 2022 Family ID F4795 Group Sheet | Family Chart
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Reprint of a Family Bible in the Virginia Historical Magazine, vol 31, p.255, provided birth dates of parents and children. He resided in Bromfield Parish, Culpeper Co, VA, which in 1833 became Rappahannock Co. His name is found in the Militia of Culpeper Co in 1781. James Yates married Lucy, the daughter of John Partlow, of Spotsylvania County.
1787 TAX: Culpeper Co, 2B<16, 2 horses, 1 cattle.
1798 DEED: Culpeper Co, DB T-386, 16 Jun, James purchased an unimproved lot, #34, in the town of Washington, then Culpeper Co, from James Green, Edmund Pendleton and John Jeft.
1807 WILL: Culpeper Co, WB E-242, dtd 13 Jul 1807 and probated 19 Oct that year, Charles Yates named his brother, James Yates, as one of his executors
1810 P of A: Culpeper Co, VA, 25 Oct, John Yates had migrated to said county where he made his brother, James Yates, of same his lawful attorney to collect all money due him (Deeds, Liber HE, folio 240).James settled in Broomfield Parish (now Rappahannock Co) of Culpeper Co, where his brothers, John and Charles had settled.
1810 CENSUS: Culpeper Co, VA, James Yates, M 45+; 3 M 16-26; 1 M 10-16; 1F 45+; 3 F 16-26; 1F 10-16; 7 slaves. Either a married daughter was living with the household or there were more children than named; 2 F16-26; 1 F 10-16.
1810 DEED: Culpeper Co, DB EE-240, 25 Oct. John Yates, of Culpeper, appointed his friend and brother James Yates, of Culpeper, his attorney to collect all money due him.
1823 REL: 4 May, Primitive Baptist Church, Thornton's Gap, James and Lucy Yates were dismissed by letter. James had been active there since at least 1789.
1824 REL; Mary Elizabeth Hite, My Rappahannock Story, Richmond: Dietz Press, 1950, p. 225. James Yates was one of first 12 members of Mt. Salem Baptist Church in 1824. The brethren were James Yates, Strother McQueen, William Thornhill, John Fletcher, Elijah Bruce, and John Browning. The sisters were Lucy Yates, Lucy McQueen, Mildred Bruce, Margaret Duncan, Mary Foster, and Dorcas Duncan. The reverend was William F. Broadus.
1828 DEATH: Family Bible listed his family and that of son Boswell P. Yates and his children (see Virginia Vital Records, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1984, pp. 755-756).
(Source: VIRGINIA HISTORICAL MAGAZINE; FROM YATES FAMILY BIBLE)
James Yates was born May 3rd, 1763. Lucy Yates was born Augt. 25th, 1759. Betsey Yates was born 28th Oct., 1782. Sarah Yates was born nth Sept., 1784. B. P. Yates was born 2nd Oct., 1786. Lucy P. Yates was born Novr. 4th, 1789. Gerrard Yates was born 29th April, 1792. Benjamin Yates was born 4th Augt., 1794. Frances Yates was born Nov. 1st, 1797. Aylett R. Yates was born - 1800.
Clarissa Ann Yates was born June 13th, 1791. James Harrison Yates the eldest son of B. P. Yates & Clarissa his wife, was born Feby. 11th, 1814. Win. Mortimer Yates was born 31st May, 1815. Susan Ann Elizabeth Yates was born 20th Feby., 1817. Mary Frances Yates was born April 24th, 1819. Lucy Ann Yates was born 4th Feby. 1827. Thomas Aylett Yates was born 12th Jany. 1831.
James Yates departed this life in 1828. Boswell P. Yates departed this life 12 Day Jany. 1857 in North Garden, Albemarle. Aylett R. Yates departed this life in April, 1815. Wm. Mortimer Yates departed this life 27th of October, 1840. Mary Frances Yates departed this life November 18th, 1840. Lucy Ann Yates departed this life 22d of Augt. 1829.
Susan A. E. Yates was married to R. G. Anderson October 27th, 1836. Ann Elizabeth Anderson, eldest daughter R. G. Anderson & Susan his wife was born November 12th, 1837 (at Stony Pt., Albemarle). Mary F. Anderson was born 27th Feby. 1845 at North Garden, Albemarle, Second daughter of R. G. & S. A. E. Anderson. Boswell Anderson, Son of R. G. Anderson & Susan A. E. Anderson was born 13th Augt. 1847, 7 o'clock in morning. R. T. W. Anderson was born Sept. 9th 1853. Clarissa Gaines Anderson daughter of R. G. & S. A. E. Anderson was born 19 Nov. 1860.
R. T. W. Anderson was born Sept. 9th 1853. Clarissa Gaines Anderson daughter of R. G. & S. A. E. Anderson was born 19 Nov. 1860. Charles W. Chamblin (of Loudoun co.) was married to Mary F. Anderson daughter of R. G. & S. A. Anderson Jany 4th 1865 by Rev. Win. F. Broadus of Charlottesville Va. Clara Anderson infant daughter of R. G. & Susan Anderson departed this life on 26th May 1862, 15 minutes after 7 A. M. James H. Yates was married to Juliett E. Hunter February 28th, 1839. Juliett E. Yates was born 25th March 1817. Saml. Boswell Yates was born 15th June 1840 --First son of James H. Yates & Juliett E. Yates his wife. Sarah Frances Yates was born 11th January 1843. Mary Cathrin Yates was born 28th Augt. 1846. James Mortimer Yates was born 4th Decmr, 1852.