Susan Warner Jennings

10 July 1873–21 October 1899 (Age 26)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Susan Warner

When Susan Warner Jennings was born on 10 July 1873, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Bernice Bender Jennings, was 30 and her mother, Emma Lenora Smith, was 28. She married Donald Burgess Yarbro on 18 February 1891. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 21 October 1899, at the age of 26, and was buried in Hess, Jackson, Oklahoma, United States.

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Donald Burgess Yarbro
Susan Warner Jennings
Marriage: 18 February 1891
Floyd Leon Yarbro
Zula Zon Yarbro
Eva Dell Yarbro

Spouse and Children

18 February 1891




    Eva Dell Yarbro




Parents and Siblings



    Eulalia Catherine Jennings


    Martha Lenora Jennings


    Lula Lee Jennings




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 5

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 8

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Janyn, Jenyn, a pet form of John .2 German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Johannes ( see John ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susie Jennings, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"
  • Susie Jennings, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"
  • Susan Warner Jennings in entry for Floyd Leon Yarbro, "Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"

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