Mary Autin1776 - Abt 1809 (32 years)
Name Mary Autin Born 25 Aug 1776 Connecticut Gender Female Died Abt 1809 New York Person ID I34359 Yatesville History & Genealogy Last Modified 20 Aug 2016
Family Andreas Christoffelse Yates, b. 17 Jan 1773, Schenectady Co., New York , d. 14 Oct 1844, New York (Age 71 years) Married 8 Oct 1797 New York Children 1. Christopher Yates, b. 3 Aug 1798, New York 2. John Austin Yates, b. 31 May 1801, New York , d. 26 Aug 1849, New York (Age 48 years) 3. Andrew Janeway Yates, b. 20 Apr 1803, Connecticut , d. 8 Aug 1856, California (Age 53 years) Last Modified 14 Jun 2021 Family ID F11072 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Dr. Yates was a man of superior intellectual endowments, and was well versed in ancient and modern languages, including Holland Dutch. His professorship at Union College was productive of much benefit to that institution while in its infancy. His whole life was one of useful activity. Laboring diligently to increase the facilities for religious worship, he built thirteen churches, mostly missions of the Reformed denomination, all of which are still standing and are in a flourishing condition. He inherited considerable wealth from his father's estate. For his first wife he married Mary Austin, who was of English Puritan stock, and was a relative of the founder of Austin, Tex. Of this union there were two sons — John Austin and Andrew F.