|Birth: ||Jun. 2, 1835|
San Augustine County
|Death: ||Apr. 25, 1921|
Amanda C. Cullen was born in San Augustine, Texas in 1839 to Ezekiel Wimberly Cullen of Georgia and Eliza Ann Cooper of Mississippi. The Cullens are a famous family in Houston, Texas (ref. the Cullen Foundation). Amanda married John H. Stone until his death possibly in Florida about 1874. She had 3 children by Mr. Stone one of her children she named for her brother Cicero who moved to CA. Then Amanda married John Ruben Yates whose first wife had died. Mr. Yates was decades older than Amanda and died in 1889 in Wilbarger, Texas. Amanda and John Ruben Yates had two children Maude Alice Yates b. 1879 and Ruben Ezekiel Yates.
The 1920 census shows Amanda shown as Acie Yates living with her daughter Maud Yates Graham in Amarillo, TX. Then OK records show she was living with her daughter from her first marriage who lived on Ninth Street in Elk City, OK.
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Ezekiel Wimberly Cullen (1806 - 1879)
Reuben Ezekiel Yates (1876 - 1953)*
Plot: West 4, Lot 56, space 3
Created by: Sherri Gillespie
Record added: Apr 27, 2012
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