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Richard Yates
Birth: Jan. 18, 1815
Gallatin County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1873
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Illinois Civil War Governor, US Senator. Served as Governor of Illinois from 1861 to 1865. Elected as a Senator from Ilinois to the United States Senate serving from 1865 1871. Father of Illinois Governor Richard Yates Jr. 
Family links: 
  Catharine Geers Yates (1822 - 1908)*
  William Henry Yates (1840 - 1851)*
  Mary Eliza. Yates (1843 - 1843)*
  Henry Yates (1848 - 1903)*
  Richard Yates (1860 - 1936)*
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Diamond Grove Cemetery
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Jul 21, 2002
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One of the pall-bearers for President Abraham Lincoln. Rest in peace!
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