Buster Yell
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James William Yell (1917 - 2011)

James William (Buster) Yell
Born in Wapanuka, Oklahomamap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 17 Sep 1938 in Washington County, Arkansasmap
[children unknown]
Died in Prairie Grove, Arkansasmap
Profile last modified | Created 15 May 2016
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Sometime between the 1930 census and 1938, he moved to Arkansas and married Lillie Day.

Research Notes

1930 census lists James as youngest son living with parents.

George E Yell Head M 67 Tennessee
Lottie E Yell Wife F 63 Texas
Earnest N Yell Son M 27 Texas
Jewell M Yell Daughter-in-law F 25 Oklahoma
Viva M Yell Granddaughter F 2 Arkansas
Earnest W Yell Grandson M 1 Arkansas
James W Yell Son M 12 Oklahoma


  • "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VSHF-FP5 : accessed 15 May 2016), James W Yell, 09 Jul 2011; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  • "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2MKC-821 : accessed 15 May 2016), James William Yell, 1940-1945; citing Prairie Grove, Washington, Arkansas, United States, National Archives and Records Administration, Southwest Region, Fort Worth, Texas.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV52-2G9Z : accessed 15 May 2016), James William Or Buster Yell, Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States, 13 Jul 2011; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing , born-digital text.

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