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Richard Yates (abt. 1737 - 1808)

Richard Yates
Born about in New Yorkmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in New Yorkmap
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Richard was born about 1737. He passed away in 1808.

His daughters Catherine m. George Pollock and Sophia m. Carlisle Pollock.

There are portraits by Gilbert Stuart of Richard Yates and his wife, and also of George Pollock and his wife. In addition, there is a portrait of George's brother-in-law, Dr. William Hartigan, by Gilbert Stuart, and a portrait of his wife (George's sister), Betsy (Pollock) Hartigan, that is sometimes also attributed to Gilbert Stuart.


  • "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962," {FamilySearch database, Richard Yates in entry for Ann Sophia Yates, 23 Apr 1775; citing REFORMED DUTCH CHURCH,NEW YORK,NEW YORK,NEW YORK, reference ; FHL microfilm 17,503.
  • American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society. Annual Report of the American Scenic And Historic Preservation Society to the Legislature of the State of New York. [Albany, N.Y.: s.n.], 19011925. Page 84

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