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MYates Vandver (#46783522)
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Bio Photo Hi,
I was born in Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, parents, Walter Mayo Yates & Ora D. Clark Yates. I'm married, we have five grown children. I guess you would say I am the family genealogist for our family since 2004. Find A grave is a wonderful website. Family history is very important to me.
I hope I add something that will be of interest to others. Our family names include:Yates/Owens/
Denson/Clark/Parker/Chaffin/Williams/Steadman/Overstreet and many more.

For "PHOTOS" that I have added to my memorials, if you copy them, I would like to receive the CREDIT for them - Thanks, Martha Yates Vandver
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Harriet Besmer-Wells
Family information on Riley Barber King
Dear Mrs. Yates, I am married to a descendant of Thomas Wells who married to Samantha Jane King. In the narrative that was added to Mr. King, it states that Riley King Sr. died in 1902 and Theresa died in 1916.

Riley King's marker states that he died in 1896 and Theresa's says she died in 1915.

Could you please clarify, or have I got the wrong people?

Thank you so much for providing the information on the family. I love it!!

Harriet Besmer Wells

Added by Harriet Besmer-Wells on Aug 13, 2016 1:29 PM
Scott Walters
Your welcome.. They are my wife's grandparents.
Added by Scott Walters on Aug 03, 2016 8:13 PM
Eli Hart
Thank you very much! I will keep searching for records. I appreciate the work you are doing and the information you are providing. Marly
Added by Cookinkansan on Aug 03, 2016 8:20 AM
Joseph Warren "Joe" Hart, Sr.
Hello! I am a great great granddaughter of Joseph (Memorial 164028908). I was thrilled to see a memorial for him. A group of Harts have been searching for Eli Hart (Joseph Sr.'s father) for a very long time. Would it be possible to learn from you any information you have or the source of your information regarding Eli Hart (married to Talitha Cumi Stow)? Thank you so much for creating the memorial for him. Marly
Added by Cookinkansan on Jul 31, 2016 9:30 PM
James Earl (Sam) Price
RE: Major Alexander Yates - 28174223
Very good and thank you. Several things of interest perhaps.
I added a personal note.
I have a lot of stuff on him and his brother and family to add to find a grave.
As you know he has a Cenotapp or Memorial Stone in the Utica, Hinds County, Cemetery, about 30 miles Southeastward. Several other members of the family buried there also.
Do you know anything about him being a graduate of the University of Indiana?????
And do you know anything about where he is buried??

James Earl (Sam) Price
Added by James Earl (Sam) Price on Jul 26, 2016 4:24 PM
James Earl (Sam) Price
Major Alexander Yates - 28174223
Dear M Yates; I am trying to do my part to sraighten out some of the confusion concerning the Confederate Hero's that died at Vicksburg. And yes, there is much confusion.
I am trying to straighten out Major Yates.
First. Can you give me the wording on the Plaque at Vicksburg?
James Earl (Sam) Price
Added by James Earl (Sam) Price on Jul 26, 2016 7:58 AM
Carol Hoch
Inez Satterwhite
Thank you so much!
Added by Carol Hoch on May 11, 2016 3:06 PM
You are very welcome!
Added by ladyN70 on Mar 07, 2016 8:39 AM
Charles E. Carroll
Annie Laura Hamby
If you would like to care for her memorial, please make the request and I will be happy to transfer.
Added by Charles E. Carroll on Feb 04, 2016 11:07 AM
Kathy Ward
James William Owens - findagrave Memorial #47347435
I am starting to investigate our family the Derryberry. James is a grandson of Louisa Lilly Derryberry. I see James on the 1880 census and his date of death is listed as 1875. Is it possible the actual year of death is actually 1885? Thank you, Kathy
Added by Kathy Ward on Nov 01, 2015 10:56 AM
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