Charles Yates
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Charles Yates (abt. 1752 - bef. 1807)

Charles Yates
Born about [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married Dec 1781 in Virginia, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died before in Culpeper, Virginiamap
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21:24: Robert Dorn edited the Biography for Charles Yates (abt.1752-bef.1807). [Thank Robert for this]
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Charles was born about 1758.[1] His parents are unknown (see discussion in attached image). He married Mary (Molly) Goodloe in December 1781 in Culpeper County Virginia.[2] He passed away between 13 July and 19 October 1807 (dates of signing and probating of will).[3]


Children were all born in Culpeper County Virginia[4]

  1. Frances b. ca. 1783[5]
  2. Catherine b. ca. 1785[6]
  3. Mary (Polly) b. ca. 1787[7]
  4. Paul b. ca. 1788[8]
  5. Goodloe b. ca. 1790
  6. Garrett b. 2 May 1793[9]
  7. Warner b. 27 April 1798[10]


The will of Charles Yates dated 13 July 1807, proved 19 October 1807, mentions wife Molly, sons Garrett, Warner, Paul (the only son of age), and Goodloe, daughters Frances Kinnard, Catherine Garriott, and Polly Yates, brother James Yates, and an unidentified Philis and child. A witness was John Yates.[11]


  1. Family Data Collection - Individual Records,
  2. Goodloe, Paul Miller. 1982. Goodloe Genealogy. Gateway Press, Baltimore
  3. Will of Charles Yates,
  4. Will of Charles Yates,
  5. Goodloe, Paul Miller. 1982. Goodloe Genealogy. Gateway Press, Baltimore
  6. Goodloe, Paul Miller. 1982. Goodloe Genealogy. Gateway Press, Baltimore
  7. U. S. Census, 1860, Metcalfe County Kentucky
  8. U. S. Census, 1860, Rappahannock County Virginia
  9. Family Bible Record, Garrett Yates,
  10. Reported Deaths, Nashville Christian Advocate, 1861,
  11. Culpeper County Virginia Probate Records, Will Book E, Pages 242-244, Film No. 7644388, Images 621-622,

  • Newman, Harry Wright. 1941. Yates Family of Caroline County, Virginia. Typewritten manuscript in Library of Congress, Washington, D. C. 59pp. Note: many researchers have used this source for this family but it has many assumptions and errors so should be used with reservations.

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Yates-4932 and Yates-3015 appear to represent the same person because: Oops, looks like we have duplicates. Please merge.
posted by Phillip Rich

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