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John Berry Yates

John Berry Yates

Male 1830 - 1863  (32 years)

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  • Name John Berry Yates 
    Born 31 Mar 1830  Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Jan 1863  Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12906  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 2 May 2021 

    Father William M. Yates, Sr.,   b. 25 May 1807, Bedford, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1886, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Nancy J. Holland,   b. 25 Feb 1805, Bedford, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1876, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1825  Bedford, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Margaret Berry,   b. 23 Dec 1828, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1889, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1849  Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Ellen Yates,   b. 28 Oct 1852, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Matilda Arabell Yates,   b. 12 Feb 1855, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Theodocia Ann Yates,   b. 10 Feb 1858, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1884  (Age 26 years)
     4. Martha Elizabeth Yates,   b. 31 Jan 1860, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1925  (Age 64 years)
     5. John Berry Yates, Jr,   b. 18 Mar 1863, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1907, Lawrence, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F5390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles Name: John B Yates Enlistment Date: 20 Aug 1862 Rank at enlistment: Private Enlistment Place: Owensboro, KY State Served: Kentucky Survived the War?: No Service Record: Enlisted in Company G, Kentucky 12th Cavalry Regiment on 17 Nov 1862. Mustered out on 15 Jan 1863 at Hardin, KY. Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky

      John Berry Yates
      Posted 03 Dec 2010 by VirginiaCox33

      John Berry Yates was born 31 Mar 1830, in the Four corners area in Hardin County, Kentucky. John was the son of William Yates Sr, and Nancy J Holland. William was the son of Elias Yates and a brother of Robert Yates.

      John Berry married Mary Margaret Berry-Scifers, a widow, on 01 Nov 1849, by George H Hicks, a Baptist Minister. Mary Margaret was born 23 Dec 1828, Ky and died 15 Apr 1889.

      John Berry Yates was a private in Company "G" commanded by Capt. Hill in the 12th Regiment of the Cavalry Volunteers of the State of Kentucky, commanded originally by Col Shanks but in the war of 1861, Col Crittender. John died while in the service, at his home in Hardin County, Ky. on 13 Jan 1863, from camp fever (probably measles) incurred in the service and whilst in the line of his duty whilst he was at home on sick leave of absence of disease contracted whilst in the line of duty. (Copied)

      Their home was on the wagon road from Litchfield to West Point and 15 miles west of Elizabethtown, Ky.

      John left on command at Munfordville, Hart Co., Ky in the month of January 1863.