Betty Yates

4 May 1783–
Balderstone, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Betty

Betty Yates was christened on 4 May 1783, in Balderstone, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of James Wales Yates.

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Family Time Line

James Wales Yates
1748–
Betty Yates
1783–
Jane Yates
1784–
Alice Yates
1785–
Sally Yates
1787–
Susan Yates
1790–
Alice
1828–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Female1783–Female

    Jane Yates

    Female1784–Female

    Alice Yates

    Female1785–Female

    Female1787–Female

    Female1790–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

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 (2)

  • Betty Yates, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Betty Yates, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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