Samuel Yarbrough

about 1705–from 1769 to 1770 (Age 64)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Yarbrough was born about 1705, in Virginia, United States, his father, William Yarbrough, was 19 and his mother, Eleanor Ellenor Chandler, was 17. He married Sarah "Sally" Bumpus before 1725, in Amelia, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He died from 1769 to 1770, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Yarbrough
1705–1770
Sarah "Sally" Bumpus
1710–1812
Marriage: before 1725
Jane Yarbrough
1725–1764
William Yarbrough Sr.
1738–1793
Samuel H. Yarbrough
1741–1820
John Yarbrough
1743–1811
Elizabeth Yarbrough
1745–
Lucy Yarbrough
1749–
Sarah Yarbrough
1751–
John Yarborough
1764–1859
Sara Yarbrough
1816–1823
Lucy Yarborough
1887–

Spouse and Children

Children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (1)

1758 · Mount Vernon
Age 53
Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Name Meaning

(1997: 8302;2007: 18368; 2010: 24749)English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Yarburgh (Lincolnshire) or Yarborough Camp in Croxton (Lincolnshire), both of which derive from Old English eorth-burg ‘earth-work’ (eorth ‘earth, ground’ + burg ‘fortress’). This form of the surname is now rare in Britain.

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

Possible Related Names

Yarbor
Yarboro
Yarborough
Yarbough
Yarber
Yarberry
Yarbro

Sources (1)

  • United States, North Carolina, Orange County Will of Samuel Yarbrough

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