Henry G Yates

21 June 1868–1948 (Age 79)
Dukinfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry G

When Henry G Yates was born on 21 June 1868, in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Yates, was 26 and his mother, Anne Jennion, was 24. He married Harriett Mary Roshter about 1893. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Bangor, Caernarfonshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1881 and Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States for about 25 years. He died in 1948, at the age of 80.

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Henry G Yates
Harriett Mary Roshter
Marriage: about 1893
Edith Lenore Yates
Alferetta Yates
Ralph Henry Yates

Spouse and Children


    Harriett Mary Roshter


about 1893


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+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 10

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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 (3)

  • George Yates in household of George Yates, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Henery G Yates, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Henry G Yates, "United States Census, 1930"

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