Nancy Elizabeth Yates

23 December 1847–24 January 1930 (Age 82)
Mercer, Missouri, United States

The Life of Nancy Elizabeth

When Nancy Elizabeth Yates was born on 23 December 1847, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, her father, William Yates, was 24 and her mother, Margaret Miller Howard, was 23. She married Asa Campbell in 1869. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ravanna Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Ravanna, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 24 January 1930, in Princeton, Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Ravanna, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Asa Campbell
1849–1908
Nancy Elizabeth Yates
1847–1930
Marriage: 1869
William O Campbell
1871–1884
James Wiley Campbell
1872–1949
Oleva Belle Campbell
1875–1971
Minerva Campbell
1878–1949
Garrett Edwin Campbell
1879–1977
Arthur R Campbell
1882–1884
Mary Estella Campbell
1884–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1869
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 13

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 23

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Yates in household of William Yates, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy E Campbell in household of Asa Campbell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Campbell in household of A C Campbell, "United States Census, 1880"

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