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Thomas Yates

Thomas Yates

Male 1812 - 1863  (51 years)

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  • Name Thomas Yates 
    Born 1812  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1863  West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18649  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2014 

    Father William Yates, Jr.,   b. Abt 1770, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth Hawkins,   b. 1777, Monongalia, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 7 Dec 1805  Monongalia, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5283  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Griffin,   b. 1813, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1831  West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John William Yates,   b. 1832, Harrison, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1887, Taylor, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Hulda Jane Yates,   b. 1836, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Harriet Yates,   b. Abt 1840, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1854, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     4. Bailey Nelson Yates,   b. 1843, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1921, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Adolphus Armstrong Yates,   b. 1852, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F6944  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • THOMAS YATES (William; William) married Anna Griffen in Harrison County, West Virginia; According to the death records of Taylor County, Annie Yates died 19 December 1895, age 89, of "old age," reported by her son J. D. Yates. Thomas Yates, farmer, wrote his will 13 October 1863 and it was probated in Taylor County 10 November 1863 In it he mentions his wife Annie; a daughter Frances and a son Adolphus Armstrong, under age; and his son James Davidson, v/ho is 11 also to pay each one of ray children now of age $25 thirty days after my decease and to each not of age $25 when of age*" He also mentioned a niece, Elizabeth Sinsel, in his will* Robert Lowe was the executor and Peter W. Knight, Andrew II* Ilertzog and F. A. Cather, witnesses. In the 1850 census of Taylor County, Vest Virginia, Thomas Yates, farmer, is 40; wife Annie 40; children as listed below; with Penelope Griffen 80 and Francis Griffen 30 also living with them* In i860: Thomas Yates, 48; Anna 47; children as listed below; and Elizabeth Sinsel 2 also in their home.