Major Presley was born in 1805. Major Presley Yates ... He passed away in 1878. 
Georgia, USA Buried, Yates Cemetery,
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Presley was born about 1805. He passed away in 1878.
↑ Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/46239439 : accessed 21 April 2018), memorial page for Major Presley Yates (1805–6 Dec 1878), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46239439, citing Yates Cemetery, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Graham - Lopez (contributor 46795533) .
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Presley by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Presley: