11 October 1831–29 April 1894 (Age 62)
Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
When John Yard was born on 11 October 1831, in Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Yard, was 20 and his mother, Mary Yard, was 20. He married Catherine Thornton on 17 August 1851, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Carbon Run, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 29 April 1894, in Bernice, Cherry Township, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Cole Cemetery, Towanda Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.
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