Lewis W. Yates

22 February 1845–25 July 1922 (Age 77)
Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lewis W.

When Lewis W. Yates was born on 22 February 1845, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States, his father, Johnson Yates, was 40 and his mother, Susanna Frazier, was 37. He lived in Jamestown Township, Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Jamestown, Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 25 July 1922, at the age of 77, and was buried in Centre Friends Meeting Cemetery, Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, United States.

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Johnson Yates
Susanna Frazier
Elizabeth Yates
Sanford Yates
John S Yates
James Lawson Yates
Samuel Yates
Anna Yates
Lewis W. Yates
Luzena Yates

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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 8

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 21

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Iates, or geates, genitive of iat, a gate, meaning belonging to a gate

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  • Lewis Yates in household of John F Yates, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Leuis Yates in household of Johnson Yates, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Louis W Yates in household of John F Yates, "United States Census, 1910"

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