Ernest Yates migrated from England to Natal, South Africa.
Ernest was born in 1875. He was the son of Clement Yates and Anne Kate.
Christening Date: 14 July 1875
Christening Place: St. Mary-de-Lode's Church, Gloucester, Gloucester, England
He emigrated from England to South Africa where at the age of 26 he married 25 year old Ellen Davey on 2 July 1901 at St Patrick's Church, Umzinto, Natal, South Africa. His occupation was recorded as Schoolmaster. (His brother Clement Arthur Yates probably emigrated with him.)
↑ "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2X8J-WBR : 1 October 2014), Ernest Edward Yates, 1875; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
↑ "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JQDD-99D : 11 February 2018, Ernest Edward Yates, ); citing 101, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 855,618.
↑ "South Africa, Natal Province, Civil Marriages, 1845-1955," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDCL-T9V : 10 March 2018), Ernest Edward Yates and Ellen Davey, 02 Jul 1901; citing Umzinto, Natal, South Africa; 00689; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,795,036.
"South Africa, Transvaal, Civil Death, 1869-1954," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:74NQ-TDMM : 5 March 2019), Ernest Edward Yates, 18 Oct 1933; citing Death, Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa, National Archives of South Africa, Pretoria.