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Powhattan Yates (1830 - aft. 1900)

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Powhattan (Parhatteny) Yates
Born in Virginiamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] in Virginia, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died after [location unknown]
Profile last modified 3 Feb 2020 | Created 7 Apr 2015
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Powhattan was born about 1830. He married Dicey Yates and their children were

Rosa L. Yeates
William Yates
Annelia Millie Bryant Yates
Sarah Yates.

Their family lived in Bladon Springs, Choctaw, Alabama.

United States Census, 1880
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Powhattan Yeates Self Male 50 Virginia, United States
Dicy Yeates Wife Female 35 Alabama, United States
Sarah Yeates Daughter Female 16 Alabama, United States
Willis Yeates Son Male 9 Michigan, United States
Rosa L Yeates Daughter Female 6 Michigan, United States
Hattie B Yeates Daughter Female 2 Alabama, United States[1]

Research Notes


Name: Parhatteny /Yates
Powhattan, commonly pronounced by family Parhatteny, was a slave from Virginia, held in Alabama with his family and then freed. He was a 'black Indian'.


Date: FEB 1830
Place: Virginia
Type: Slaveholder
Place: Allen C. Yates/Washington, Alabama, United States


Place: East Virginia, USA


Date: 1900
Place: Age: 70; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head/Bladen Springs, Choctaw, Alabama, USA
Year: 1900; Census Place: Bladen Springs, Choctaw, Alabama; Roll: 7; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0020; FHL microfilm: 1240007


Believed to be Powhatan Indian of Eastern Virginia
He was 70 on 1900 Census/Alabama, USA


Husband: Parhatteny Yates
Wife: Dicey Yates
Child: Rosa L. Yeates
Child: William Yates
Child: Annelia Millie Bryant Yates
Child: Sarah Yates
Date: @1840
Place: Virginia, USA
Source: Page: Source number: 780.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: YAT


  1. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 August 2017), Powhattan Yeates, Bladon Springs, Choctaw, Alabama, United States; citing enumeration district ED 13, sheet 117D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,006.

See also:

  • Title: 1900 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004
  • and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Title: 1880 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010
  • Yates Publishing Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Publication: Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004
  • Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.


  • Yates-2424 was created by DrO Olmstead through the import of Bell Family Tree_2015-03-21.ged on Apr 5, 2015.

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