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George Yates IV (1727 - 1777)

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Captain George Yates IV
Born [location unknown]
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1749 in Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Caroline County, Virginiamap
Profile last modified 28 Apr 2019 | Created 8 May 2013
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Biography

George Yates IV was born in the year 1727 in Caroline County, Virginia to Parents: George Yates (1701 - 1742) Anne Yates (born Guiney) (1700 - 1730) His Siblings included Siblings: Michael Yates 1722 - 1790 William Yates 1727 - 1812

George IV married Frances Fielding Lewis ( 1731 - 1778) in the year 1750 in King William, Virginia

George's (IV) Yates children are listed as

Lt. John Estes Yates (1750 - 1823) Charles Yates (1752 - 1807) Frances Yates (1759 - 1834) Mary Yates (1767 - ?) George Yates (1770 - ?) Eleanor Yates (? - 1718) Richard Yates (1751 - ?) James Lewis Yates (1753 - 1828 William Yates) (1763 - ?) Warner Yates (1768 - 1808) <Private> Thomas (born Yates)

George was appointed a Lieutenant in 1758 and served in the Caroline County Militia (as was custom in British Colonial America-each County was to provided it's own Militia)

August 8, 1765 "George Yates, Gentry, recieved a Commission from the Governor of Virginia as a Captain in the Carolina County forces..

George died December 11, 1777..in Caroline County Virginia

Sources

  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,

"Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:3HPD-XW2 : accessed 2017-08-19), entry for George /Yates/ IV. [1]

Image of his Revolutionary War Bounty Warrant: http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/QM1B4PK3H7L1KPPYM2AGNS5LJEJF7FJB1B6FJ7UJPVCCQUCJ1X-24783?func=full-set-set&set_number=001422&set_entry=000002&format=999

Kentucky Society- Sons of the American Revolution Capt. George Yates IV [(http://www.kyssar.org/pages/yates-george.html)]

  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Name: Frances Fielding Lewis Gender: female Birth Place: VA Spouse Name: George Yates Spouse Birth Year: 1744 Marriage State: of VA Number Pages: 1

"Find A Grave Memorial# 182211158 Created by: Hand JR Record added: Aug 09, 2017 [2]

Family History of Captain George Yates IV [3]

Fred C. Yates: The Man and his Lineage by James Riffe Xlibris Corporation, Jun 1, 2012 - Biography & Autobiography - 245 pages https://books.google.com/books?id=fc6MAAAAQBAJ&pg=PT41&lpg=PT41&dq=~genealogy+George+Yates+Caroline+County,+Virginia&source=bl&ots=o-QVQ6Q9ED&sig=TtojTBaZYMPftGW6kYg4MPXY5UE&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwipmIjjjuPVAhUI0WMKHUBjC0wQ6AEIPzAJ#v=onepage&q=~genealogy%20George%20Yates%20Caroline%20County%2C%20Virginia&f=false]

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Caroline Cohoe for creating WikiTree profile Yates-1290 through the import of cohoe only_2013-04-15.ged on Apr 15, 2013.



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