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Joel Yancy Roark
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1833, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1866, USA

According to the Macon Co., Tennessee "Macon Roots" book, Joel Yancy Roark, married Sarah E Holland 12/9/1857. She was born abt 1838 in Tennessee.
The information on Joel Yancy York was taken from the MACON COUNTY TENNESSEE CEMETERY BOOK VOL II, Compiled by the Macon County Historical Society and copied by Ernestine Meador in 1971 for the book.

Below is a message posted by John Robert Shaw


Note to add to any memorial pages you have added at this cemetery:

On March 28, 2013 I located the Samuel Reuben Roark Cemetery in Macon County, TN. With the help of Miss June at the Macon County Historical Society in Lafayette, TN who knew a man that met me and guided me to the cemetery.

It is located on the rear part of a private home's lot and is best to obtain permission to go on the property.

The cemetery is generally abandonded, very very old and all the gravestones have been deteriorated and knocked down. The photos show that there is not much left to see if you visit. None of the gravestones have any readable inscriptions.

John Robertshaw
#47700116
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Reuben Roark (1782 - 1858)
  Sara Serena Brown Roark (1810 - 1893)
 
 Siblings:
  Asa Roark (1814 - 1818)**
  Williamson Samuel Roark (1816 - 1894)**
  Faitha Roark Fishburn (1816 - 1880)**
  Mary Ann Roark Humphrey (1827 - ____)*
  Reuben Jefferson Roark (1830 - 1863)*
  Joel Yancy Roark (1833 - 1866)
  James M Roark (1842 - 1842)*
  Sarah Roark Holland (1846 - 1902)*
  Elizabeth Roark (1847 - 1847)*
  Serena Margaret Roark West (1851 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Samuel Reuben Roark Cemetery
Lafayette
Macon County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Connie Sims
Record added: Dec 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102217958
Joel Yancy Roark
Added by: John Robertshaw
 
 
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 Added: Apr. 2, 2013
 
 
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