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Emma Amelia (Moss) Yates (abt. 1869 - 1905)

Emma Amelia Yates formerly Moss
Born about in Brentwood, Essex, Englandmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1887 in Romsford, Essex, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in London, Middlesex, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 26 Aug 2016
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Emma (Moss) Yates was born in Essex, England.



Emma Moss was born in 1869. She was the daughter of Joseph Moss and Hannah Andrews. [1]

GRO birth record 1869. [2]

In 1871 census Emma is living with her mother and aunt. [3]

Hannah Moss Head F 21 Messing, Essex
Emma Moss Daughter F 1 Messing, Essex
Amelia Moss Sister F 19 Messing, Essex

In 1887, Emma married William Yates. The marriage was registered in Romford, Essex, England. [4]

She passed away in 1906.[5] Possibly shortly after they married, Emma and her husband had gone to India. Their first two children were born there, but they had returned by 1892.

In 1901, Emma and her husband had six children, with four being born in England. The family were residing in Charlton and Kidbrooke, London, Middlesex. Emma's husband was a labourer. [6]


  1. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch ( : 1 October 2014), Emma Moss, 1869; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Witham, Essex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  2. GRO Reference: MOSS, EMMA (mother, ANDREWS) 1869 D Quarter in CHIPPING NORTON Volume 03A Page 677
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1871", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2017), Emma Moss in entry for Hannah Moss, 1871.
  4. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Emma Moss, 1887; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1887, quarter 2, vol. 4A, p. 342, Romford, Essex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  5. A source for this information is needed.
  6. "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch ( : 8 April 2016), Emma Yates in household of William H Yates, Charlton And Kidbrooke, London, Middlesex, England; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing Charlton subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey

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Moss-3673 and Moss-3587 appear to represent the same person because: Same birthdate and place, same husband and several of the same children.

Check death dates, however, off by one year.

posted by Cindy (Bourque) Cooper

Emma is 24 degrees from Cecil B. DeMille, 30 degrees from Rosalie Neve and 22 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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