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Elbert Albert Yates

Elbert Albert Yates

Male 1878 - 1960  (81 years)

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  • Name Elbert Albert Yates 
    Born 27 Dec 1878  Goliad, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Mar 1960  Panama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Panama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24993  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2017 

    Father Daniel Porter Yates,   b. 25 Jul 1852, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1907, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Emeline E. Jacobs,   b. Aug 1854, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1936, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Family ID F8043  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cenobia Cedeno,   b. 8 Dec 1903, Panama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 2000, Panama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 1926  Panama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. M.E. Yates
     2. Y. Yates
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F8568  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • 1880 United States Federal Census about Albert Yates Name: Albert Yates Age: 4 Birth Year: abt 1876 Birthplace: Texas Home in 1880: Yorktown, DeWiit, Texas Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Son Marital Status: Single Father's Name: Daniel P. Yates Father's Birthplace: Texas Mother's Name: Emily E. Yates Mother's Birthplace: Texas Neighbors: View others on page Cannot read/write: Blind: Deaf and dumb: Otherwise disabled: Idiotic or insane: View Image Household Members: Name Age Daniel P. Yates 27 Emily E. Yates 25 Samuel A. Yates 7 Albert Yates 4 Alonzo R. Allee 22

      1900 United States Federal Census about Elbert A Yates Name: Elbert A Yates Age: 24 Birth Date: Dec 1875 Birthplace: Texas Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Frio, Texas Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Son Marital Status: Single Father's Name: Daniel P Yates Father's Birthplace: Texas Mother's Name: Emily E Yates Mother's Birthplace: Texas Occupation: View on Image Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Daniel P Yates 47 Emily E Yates 45 Elbert A Yates 24 Samuel A Yates 27 Lizzie S Yates 23 Elma Yates 4 Olly Yates 2 Daniel P Yates 6/12

      This information is per a letter written to Judge Robert L. Holloway, Jr . Wise Co. Texas by Roberto A. Miranda Y., David, Panama 1-26-1984 * Sold fruit to the United Fruit Co. of Chiago, IL * Surnames of friends or coworkers: Reesler, Stanton, Blair, Goff, Kieswetter, Evans, James & Fitcher * Around 1940, a lawyer named Zatchery came to Panama to locate him after his mothers death. * He was the youngest of the family and had had trouble with his only brother which is why he went to Panama. * As a boy he lived in Pearsol, San Antonio and Goliad, Texas where his family had so me assets. * He had a life insurance policy for $5,000 with the Southern Union Life Insurance Co. of Waco, Texas. Policy #1818 12/21/1911 * In Texas, he had an accident in a cave when looking for gold. He got a broken leg at the time and he always had problems with it until his death. * His father died when Elbert was a kid. * Father of Emily E. Jacobs was imprisoned during the "Texas war with Mexico". * His name was Alfred Elbert Yates, but in school the students teased him for the similarity to the vowels A,E,I, so he changed his name to Elbert Albert Yates to avoid this. * He was known as a good "gun belt shooter". * Every time he got drunk he liked to sing western music. * After WWII a close relative (soldier ) came to Panama to locate him. * Around 1950 a relative came to work in Puerto Armuelles, Panama, with the United Fruit Co. as a medical Doctor