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William Pitt Yates

William Pitt Yates

Male 1786 - 1869  (83 years)

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  • Name William Pitt Yates 
    Birth 6 Jan 1786  Culpepper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 4 Aug 1869  Cabell, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Yates Family Cemetery, Cabell, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18185  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2015 

    Father Richard Yates,   b. 1755, Caroline, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Nov 1815, Culpepper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Mary Pitt,   b. Abt 1760, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1815 (Age 55 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1778  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Lillard,   b. 5 Apr 1795, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Dec 1882, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 87 years) 
    Marriage 3 Jan 1813  Culpepper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Franklin Yates,   b. 10 May 1814, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1858, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 43 years)
     2. Melissa Yates,   b. 1815, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Strother James Yates,   b. 28 Jan 1816, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Anne Yates,   b. 12 Apr 1817, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Apr 1902, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 84 years)
     5. Malinda Jane Yates,   b. 23 Jun 1820, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Matilda Jane Yates,   b. 20 Sep 1821, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 May 1897, Putnam, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)
     7. Susan Elizabeth Yates,   b. 2 Mar 1823, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Jan 1913, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 89 years)
     8. Amanda Yates,   b. 8 May 1825, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Oct 1839, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 14 years)
     9. Margaret A. Yates,   b. 11 Dec 1828, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 14 Mar 1903, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 74 years)
    +10. Elizabeth Lillard Yates,   b. 8 Feb 1832, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Aug 1890, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 58 years)
     11. Caroline Yates,   b. 11 Nov 1833, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +12. John William Yates,   b. 1 Jan 1837, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Jun 1927, Boyd, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F6792  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2023 

  • Notes 
    • Son of Richard Yates and Mary Pitt of Culpepper Co., Virginia. Came to Cabell County, Va. (WV) in 1826 with his wife, Elizabeth Lillard, and family. Other children were born in Cabell County. Owned a large track of land in Cabell County located on Howell's Mill road in Ona, WV. The homestead is still owned by Burdette family members today and contains one of the oldest standing slave quarters in the state.William Pitt Yates was a soldier in the Revolutionary War and all dated information enclosed in this burial record and Biography is inscribed on the tombstone except for emigration date. Burial: Yates (Burdette) Family Cemetery Ona Cabell County West Virginia

      U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Name: William Pitt Yates Gender: Male Birth Place: VA Birth Year: 1786 Spouse Name: Elizabeth Lillard Spouse
      Birth Place: VA Spouse Birth Year: 1795 Marriage Year: 1813 Marriage State: VA Number Pages: 1

      1850 United States Federal Census Name: William P Yates Age: 65 Birth Year: abt 1785 Birthplace: Virginia Home in 1850: District 10, Cabell, Virginia Gender: Male Family Number: 36 William P Yates 65 Elizabeth Yates 55 Margaret A Yates 22 Martha S Yates 20 Elizabeth Yates 18 Caroline Yates 17 William Yates 13 Silas Carte 8

      1860 United States Federal Census Name: Wm P Yates Age in 1860: 74 Birth Year: abt 1786 Birthplace: Virginia Home in 1860: Cabell, Virginia Gender: Male Post Office: Cabell Court House Wm P Yates 74 Elizabeth Yates 64 Wm Yates 22

      1870 United States Federal Census Name: William P Yates Age in 1870: 83 Birth Year: abt 1787 Birthplace: Virginia Home in 1870: Grant, Cabell, West Virginia Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Thorndike James R Burdett 42 Elizabeth Burdett 38 William Burdett 8 Sewera C Burdett 6 Frank L Burdett 3 Mary E Burdett 9 William P Yates 83 Elizabeth Yates 75

      U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index Surname: William P. Yates Year: 1870 County: Cabell CO. State: WV Age: 83 Gender: M (Male) Month of Death: Aug State of Birth: VA ID#: MRT198_382421 Occupation: FARM LABORER Cause of Death: KIDNEY DIS

      Web: West Virginia, Find A Grave Index, 1788-2011 Name: William P Yates Birth Date: 6 Jan 1786 Age at Death: 83 Death Date: 4 Aug 1869 Burial Place: Ona, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA