John Yates

about 1790–
Hartlebury, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

John Yates was born about 1790, in Hartlebury, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Thomas Yates and Ann. He married Mary Harward on 26 December 1818, in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Yates
1790–
Mary Harward
1794–
Marriage: 26 December 1818

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 11
The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815
Age 25
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 33
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English yates ‘gates’, plural of yate, Old English geat ‘gate’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived near the gates of a walled town, or a metonymic occupational name for a gatekeeper.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Gates
Yeates
Yeatman
Yeats
Yeatts

Sources (2)

  • John Yeates, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • John Yates, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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