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Jethro Yates Sr (1776 - 1851)

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Jethro Yates Sr
Born in Wake, North Carolina, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married in Wake, North Carolina, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Dickson, Tennessee, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Dec 2015
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When Jethro Yates was born in August 1776 in Wake, North Carolina, his father, William, was 48 and his mother, Mary, was 43. He married Nancy Harrod on October 25, 1799, in his hometown.[1][2] They had eight children in 21 years.

  • Rosanah Francis "Rosey" Yates born circa 1801(she was married to O'Kelley McGhee in 1829
  • John Moffice Yates born 1804 in NC-died 1884 in Dickson Co.,TN (he was married to Addaline Cumby in 1826 She was born about 1808 VA-died circa 1890 Dickson Co.,TN)
  • James Harrod Yates born Sept.6,1806 Wake Co.,NC died Aug.3,1880 Dickson Co.,TN (he was married to Rebecca Hudson born Jan.4,1808 Dickson Co.,TN).
  • William D.(Bud) Yates born 1809
  • Fanning Yates born 1811 (he was married to Elizabeth Murrell). He is linked below
  • "Jethro" Yates born 1818-Clinton Co.,LA; no record of marriage found

Jethro, Sr. died on October 27, 1851, in Dickson, Tennessee, having lived a long life of 75 years, and was buried in Dickson, Tennessee.[3][4]

Jethero was born about 1776. He passed away in 1851.


  1. North Carolina County Registers of Deeds. Microfilm. Record Group 048. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC. Series: Marriage Bonds - Abstracts (1778 - 1868)
  2. North Carolina, Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868; Spouse: Nancy Harrod, Bond Date: 25 Oct 1799, Bond #: 000159544
  • Info from personal family data base.
  • Year: 1800; Census Place: Hillsborough, Wake, North Carolina; Series: M32; Roll: 32; Page: 714; Image: 715; Family History Library Film: 337908
  • 1830; Census Place: Wake, North Carolina; Series: M19; Roll: 125; Page: 475; Family History Library Film: 0018091
  • Year: 1840; Census Place: Dickson, Tennessee; Roll: 520; Page: 195; Image: 408; Family History Library Film: 0024543
  • Year: 1850; Census Place: Middle District, Dickson, Tennessee; Roll: M432_876; Page: 155A; Image: 441
  • Tennessee. Division of Archives, Land Office, and Museum. Early Tennessee/North Carolina Land Records, 1783–1927, Record Group 50. Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, Tenn. Description: Roll 120: Book 19
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On 19 Sep 2018 at 16:58 GMT Jessica (Collett) Hilliard wrote:

Yates-2966 and Yates-4482 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate; first name is mispelled on Yates-4482

Jethro is 29 degrees from Jelena Eckstädt, 14 degrees from Theodore Roosevelt and 15 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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