Thomas Yates

20 October 1728–
Tarbock, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Yates was christened on 20 October 1728, in Tarbock, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Yates, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Yates
1690–1768
Elizabeth
1700–1767
William Yate
1718–
Ellen Yates
1720–1730
Henry Yate
1723–
Katherine Yate
1725–
George Yates
1727–1777
Jane Yate
1727–1798
Thomas Yates
1728–
Ellin Yates
1730–
Elizabeth Yates
1733–
John Yates
1735–
Mary Yates
1739–1741

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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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  • Thomas Yate, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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