Eudora Ellen Yarbrough

28 September 1841–2 June 1899 (Age 57)
Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Eudora Ellen

When Eudora Ellen Yarbrough was born on 28 September 1841, in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States, her father, Joseph or James Campbell Yarbrough, was 40 and her mother, Elizabeth Eliza Talkington, was 50. She married Erastus William Nelson Modrall on 11 August 1858. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, Cooke, Texas, United States in 1880. She died on 2 June 1899, in Cooke, Texas, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Fort Chadbourne Cemetery, Fort Chadbourne, Coke, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Erastus William Nelson Modrall
1836–1908
Eudora Ellen Yarbrough
1841–1899
Marriage: 11 August 1858
Joseph Nelson Morgan Mortrall
1860–1911
Erastus Morgan Modrall
1862–1930
William Lawson Modrall
1864–1933
Donald Alonzo Modrall
1868–1936
Myrtle Eudora Modrall
1870–1904
Anna Elizabeth Modrall
1871–1947
Ivey Modrall
1872–1873
James A. "Jimmie" Modrall
1875–1951
Benjamin A Modrall
1877–1942

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 August 1858
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 5
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Cooke, Texas, United States
    1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States
    Age 20
    On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

    Name Meaning

    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 (7)

    • Eudora Yarbrough in household of James Yarbrough, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Jane Dara Yarhra in entry for William L Modrall, "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • Endora Modrall in household of E M Modrall, "United States Census, 1880"

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