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Abraham Yates Jr. (bef. 1724 - 1796)

Abraham Yates Jr. aka Joets
Born before in Albany, Albany, New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Albany, Albany, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Dec 2011
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Abraham Yates Jr. was a New Netherland Descendant 1674-1776.
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Biography

Abraham Yates was baptized in the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, New York, on 23 August 1724. He was a son of Christoffel Yates and his wife Catalyntje (identified in the baptism record as Christ. and Catal. Joets).[1]

He was typically referred to as "Abraham Yates, Jr.", probably to distinguish him from another Abraham Yates born earlier in 1724. There were several other men named Abraham Yates living in the city of Albany and county of Albany during the same period.[2]

Abraham Yates, Jr. was appointed mayor of Albany by the New York State Council of Appointment on September 29, 1790. He served as mayor until his death on June 30, 1796.[2]

Family

Abraham Yates married Anna De Ridder by the mid-1740s. Five children of their marriage were baptized in the Albany Reformed Dutch Church.[2]

Sources

  1. Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, New York, 1683–1809, Excerpted from Year Books of the Holland Society of New York. Part 2, page 104: 1724. Aug. 23. Abraham, of Christ. and Catal. Joets. Wit.: Dan Flensburg, Sara Gardenier.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Bielinski, Stefan. Abraham Yates Jr. (1) and Abraham Yates Jr. (2), posted 1/20/14 and last revised 8/7/17, The People of Colonial Albany. New York State Museum, Albany.

Acknowledgements

  • WikiTree profile Yates-598 created through the import of OBrien Family Tree.ged on Dec 14, 2011 by Jamie O'Brien. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Jamie and others.




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