Margaret Adeline Yates

1908–1980 (Age 71)
Sites, Colusa, California, United States

The Life of Margaret Adeline

When Margaret Adeline Yates was born on 1 July 1908, in Sites, Colusa, California, United States, her father, Franklin Roy Yates, was 30 and her mother, Flora May Weast, was 17. She married Walter William Bristow on 10 August 1928, in Marysville, Yuba, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Maxwell, Colusa, California, United States in 1920 and Judicial Township 1, Placer, California, United States in 1940. She died on 28 April 1980, in Yolo, California, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Margaret Adeline Yates
Walter William Bristow
Marriage: 10 August 1928
Kyle William Bristow

Spouse & Children

10 August 1928
Marysville, Yuba, California, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Franklin Roy Yates


  • Female1890–1972Female



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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 2

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Age 19

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Yates in household of Frank R Yates, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret A Briston in household of Walter W Briston, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret Yates in household of Frank R Yates, "United States Census, 1920"

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