Avery Jackson Yeatts

Brief Life History of Avery Jackson

When Avery Jackson Yeatts was born on 2 July 1894, in Virginia, United States, his father, James Buckinhimer Yeatts, was 35 and his mother, Branna Shelton, was 25. He had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Beatrice East. He lived in Banister, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States in 1910 and Leigh District, Amelia, Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 25 July 1975, in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Avery Jackson Yeatts
1894–1975
Beatrice East
1895–1981
James B Yeatts
1917–1986
Richard Yeatts
Vernon Randolph Yeatts
1921–2019
Erma Virginia Yeatts
1922–2011
Sidney Kenneth Yeatts
1933–2010
Joan Yates
1939–

Sources (27)

  • Aviry J Yates, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Avery Jackson Yeatts, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • Avery Jackson Yeatts, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"

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Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeenshire and Midlothian): variant of Yeats , itself a variant of Yates .

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

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