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Richard Yates
Birth: Jan. 18, 1815
Warsaw
Gallatin County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1873
St. Louis County
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. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Catharine Geers Yates (1822 - 1908)*
 
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Burial:
Diamond Grove Cemetery
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Scott Maxwell
Record added: Jul 21, 2002
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