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Thomas Pratt Yerby, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1865
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1907
Surry County
Virginia, USA

Son of Thomas P. and Jane H.Yerby.
Grandson of Harriet Yerby.
Brother of Alice Dickinson (married Samuel J. Gordon), William Dickinson (Willie, died in 1889), Lelia Fauntleroy (never married) and Arthur Bernard Yerby (died in 1891).

In 1884 he bought 'Eastern View' from John Pratt Yerby.

Merchant, Wallace & Yerby 1889-1891.

The father of three children, he married three times, (1st) April 19, 1887, at Fredericksburg, to Lucilla Wallace, born Oct. 16, 1862; died July 22, 1895; by whom he had Jennie Dickinson Yerby, born April 3, 1890, and Gordon Wallace Yerby, born Oct. 24, 1892. He married (2nd) November 30, 1898, Patsy Gordon, born May 2, 1877; died Feb. 28, 1902, he had issue, Patsy Gordon Yerby, born April 4, 1900 and his last wife, who survived him, was Miss Carrie Steel, of Surry.

Was killed by the sweeppole of a tie wagon near Surry Court House. At the time of his death he was engaged in the saw mill and railroad tie business.
Family links: 
  Thomas Pratt Yerby (____ - 1907)
  Jane Hipkins Dickinson Yerby (1837 - 1919)
  Lucilla Wallace Yerby (1862 - 1895)*
  Patsey Fitzhugh Gordon Yerby (1877 - 1902)*
  Jane Dickenson Yerby Pierson (1890 - 1977)*
  Gordon Wallace Yerby (1892 - 1977)*
  Patsy Gordon Yerby Warfield (1900 - 1992)*
  Alice Dickinson Yerby Gordon (1861 - 1882)*
  William Dickinson Yerby (1862 - 1889)*
  Thomas Pratt Yerby (1865 - 1907)
  Lelia Fauntleroy Yerby (1866 - 1947)*
  Arthur Bernard Yerby (1868 - 1891)*
*Calculated relationship
Belvoir Cemetery
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Richard H. L. Chichester...
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: Jun 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11219344
Thomas Pratt Yerby, Jr
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Thomas Pratt Yerby, Jr
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