Frances was born in 1912. She was the daughter of Osbert Cayley and Dorothy Lewis. Her birth was registered in the 4th quarter of 1912 in the Brentford district of Middlesex. She lived in Ealing, London.
She worked as a physiotherapist.
The 1939 UK register records her at Ealing, London, chartered masseuse, single, born 23 December 1912 in the household of her parents.
Her marriage to Sidney Yates was registered in the Brentford district of Middlesex in the 3rd quarter of 1941.
She passed away in 2003: the death was registered in Brent, London in the 2nd quarter of that year, with her birth date given as 23 December 1912.