Eliza Ellen Yeates

19 November 1872–
Roanoke Magisterial District, Halifax, Virginia, United States

The Life of Eliza Ellen

When Eliza Ellen Yeates was born on 19 November 1872, in Roanoke Magisterial District, Halifax, Virginia, United States, her father, James William Yates, was 36 and her mother, Susan Ann Jones, was 34.

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James William Yates
Susan Ann Jones
Virginia Yates
Mary E Yates
Emily J. Yeates
William Watkins Yates
Eliza Ellen Yeates
Susan F. Yates
Eliza Yates
Jane C. Yeates
Lewis E Yates
Anna Yates

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World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 22

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Yates .

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

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