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Jonathan Yates (1810 - aft. 1855)

Jonathan Yates
Born in North Carolina, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 17 Aug 1831 (to after 3 Jul 1855) in White, Illinois, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died after in White, Illinois, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Apr 2013
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Jonathan was born in 1810. Jonathan Yates married Mary Selinda Deboard in 1828 in White County, Illinois. Jonathan and Mary had at least 3 children per the 1855 IL census lists the family as 5. However, the 1850 census lists Jonathan and Selinda as having 7 children as well as Jonathan's mother, Mary May "Polly" living with them. Jonathan died soon after in 1857.


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  1. Entered by Carla Sweney, Apr 30, 2013

Name: Jonathan Yates

Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Township 3S Range 8E-Township 5S Range 14W, White, Illinois
Number in Family: 5
  • "Illinois State Census, 1855," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), Jonathan Yates, Township 3S Range 8E-Township 5S Range 14W, White, Illinois; citing Township 3S Range 8E-Township 5S Range 14W, White, Illinois, 5, p. 114, Illinois State Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm.
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Event Place: White county, White, Illinois

Household Role Sex Age Birthplace

Johnathan Yates M 40 North Carolina
Selinda Yates F 39 North Carolina
William A J Yates M 16 Illinois
Nancy E Yates F 14 Tennesse:e
Joel W Yates M 10 Illinois
Isaac J Yates M 9 Illinois
Martha A Yates F 7 Illinois
Johnathan T Yates M 4 Illinois
Matilda A Yates F 1 Illinois
May Yates F 90 North Carolina


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