When William Harvey Yates was born on April 19, 1900, in Tracy, Missouri, his father, William, was 26 and his mother, Margaret, was 23. He was the husband of Rosetta 'Rose' M. Nowowiejski (1901–1981); they married about 1924 and they had at least one child:
Eleanor Elizabeth (1927–2014)
He died on May 28, 1968, in Leavenworth, Kansas, at the age of 68, and was buried in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Mount Muncie Cemetery
Lansing, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
PLOT Sec 37
↑ U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; William Harvey Yates, Next of Kin: Rose Yates
↑ Year: 1930; Census Place: Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas; Page: 21B; Enumeration District: 0027; FHL microfilm: 2340443. His "Age at First Marriage" is 24, hers is 23