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Elizabeth Yates

Elizabeth Yates

Female 1778 - 1867  (89 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Yates 
    Born 4 Apr 1778  Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Aug 1867  Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23000  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2015 

    Father Justice Jasper Yates,   b. 17 Apr 1745, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1817, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Sarah Burd,   b. 1 Jan 1749, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1829, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 30 Dec 1767  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4954  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Redmond Conyngham,   b. 19 Oct 1781, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1846, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 2 May 1806  Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F8064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Yeates Conyngham Birth: Apr. 4, 1773 Death: Aug. 3, 1867 d/o Hon. Jasper Yeates of Lancaster Family links: Spouse: Redmond Conyngham (1781 - 1846) Children: Jasper Y. Conyngham (1803 - 1880)* Redmond Conyngham (1816 - 1874)* Burial: All Saints Episcopal Cemetery Paradise (Lancaster County) Lancaster County Pennsylvania, USA Created by: Miabeth Record added: Mar 26, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 35212761

      Elizabeth, b. April 4, 1778. She was m. at Lancaster, May 2, 1806, to Redmond Conyngham, son of David Hayfield Conyngham, and grandson of Redmond Conyngham, Esquire, of Letterkenny, Ire land, who emigrated to Philadelphia, and became a partner in the mercantile house of J. M. Nesbitt & Co., afterwards Conyngham, Neebitt, & Co. Mr. Conyngham's mother was Mary daughter of William and Mary West. Mr. Conyngham was b. at Philadelphia, September 19, 1781. He is said to have been educated at Princeton College, but his name does not appear among the published list of graduates. Inheriting from his paternal grandfather an estate of two thousand pounds per annum in Ireland, he spent several years of his early manhood in that country, where he became acquainted with Curran and Grattan, and other noted Irishmen of the period. He returned to Pennsylvania and resided for some years in Luzerne County, which he represented in the Legislature In 1815. He represented the counties of Luzerne, Northumberland, Union, Columbia, and Susquehanna in the Senate of Pennsylvania in 1820. The same year he "laid out the village named by him Dundaff," in Susquehanna County, "in honour of Lord Dundaff, of Scotland." Subsequently he removed to Lancaster. He was a member of the American Philosophical Society and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. He d. at Paradise, Pa., June 16, 1846. Mrs. Conyngham d. at Lancaster, August 3, 1867. They are bur. in All Saints (Protestant Episcopal) Churchyard, at Paradise, Lancaster Co., Pa. They left issue.

      [Jasper George Yates Extract from the following work [2015 by Ronald E, Yates]:The Descendants of JORAN KYN of New Sweden; By GREGORY B. KEEN; 1913]