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James Yates (1710 - 1772)

James Yates
Born in Providence, Providence, Rhode Islandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 6 Jan 1734 (to 4 May 1753) in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Islandmap
Husband of — married 26 Dec 1753 in Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts Baymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts Baymap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Feb 2016
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Biography

A Brief Genealogical and Biographical Record of Charles Roscoe Howland, Brothers, and Forebears on page 261 states:

"James Yeats, b. July 18, 1710 at Providence, R. I.; d. Apr. 1, 1772 from a fall from a horse; m. 1st, Jan. 6, 1733-4 at Glocester, R. I., Taborah Taft of Uxbridge, Mass.; she d. May 4, 1753 at Uxbridge; m. 2nd, Dec. 26, 1753 at Douglas, Mass., widow Elizabeth Titus of Douglas. He made his will 1772 which is filed as Case No. 67944 in the Registry of Will, Worcester, Mass."

Marriage

"Mr James Yeats of Uxbridge and widow Elizabeth Titus of Douglas were published according to law Novembr ye 18: 1753 by me Jerh Whiting T Clerk"[1]

Death

"1772 April ye 1 Then Departed this Life Mr James Yates of Uxbridge. The apparent cause of death was a fall from a horse"[2]

Sources

  1. Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 2016), Worcester County, Douglas; Births, Marriages, Deaths, Town Records, 1749-1778, image 207 of 237; Douglas town clerk office, Massachusetts.
  2. Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 2016), Worcester County, Uxbridge; Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1717-1837, image 241 of 259; Douglas town clerk office, Massachusetts.
Biography:
  • Howland, Charles Roscoe. A Brief Genealogical and Biographical Record of Charles Roscoe Howland, Brothers, and Forebears. Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing Company, Inc., 1946. Print. Page 261.
Birth:
Marriage:
  • Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1650-1850. First Series. Births, Marriages, Dearhs. A Family Register for the People, by James N. Arnold, Editor of the Narragansett Historical Register, Volume 3, Glocester, Part I. Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing Company, 1892, page 42.
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Yeats-29 and Yates-3093 appear to represent the same person because: Spelling for LNAB taken from son's tombstone
posted by Elizabeth Winter
Yates-3093 and Yeats-29 do not represent the same person because: Correct LNAB is Yates, not Yeats.
posted by Elizabeth Winter
Yates-3093 and Yeats-29 appear to represent the same person because: Didn't come up as a duplicate when I created Yates-3093. Dagnabbit!
posted by Elizabeth Winter

James is 19 degrees from Alicia Taylor, 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England and 27 degrees from Rembrandt van Rijn on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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