Joseph C. Yates

Joseph Christopher Yates (1768 - 1837)

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Joseph Christopher (Joseph C.) Yates
Born in Schenectady, New Yorkmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New Yorkmap
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Died in Schenectady, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Feb 2013
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Categories: Schenectady, New York | Saint Peters Episcopal Churchyard, The Bronx, New York | New York Governors | Namesakes US Counties | American Notables.

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Preceded by
6th Governor
DeWitt Clinton
Joseph C. Yates
7th Governor
of New York
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Succeeded by
6th Governor
DeWitt Clinton


Joseph C. Yates was successively the mayor of Schenectady, New York, a New York state senator, state Supreme Court justice, and governor of New York state. Yates County, New York, is named for him.



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On 21 Oct 2016 at 21:42 GMT Ellen Smith wrote:

Wrong father is attached to this profile. Joseph Yates, born 1727 is not recorded as this man's father. He was the son of Christopher (Christoffel) Yates of Schenectady. See and the Wikipedia article. I am disconnecting the father for now.

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