Maud M. Yates

March 1888–June 1985 (Age 97)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Maud M.

When Maud M. Yates was born in March 1888, in Arkansas, United States, her father, James Madison Yates, was 32 and her mother, Matilda Caroline Heffington, was 29. She lived in Phillips, Coal, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Pittsburg, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. She died in June 1985, in Shawnee, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 97.

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James Madison Yates
Matilda Caroline Heffington
Allie Rose Yates
John M. Yates
Edward Lee Yates
Maud M. Yates
Daniel W. Boone Yates
Minnie Mae Yates
Effie Omega Yates
Ola Ophilla Yates

Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Yates


    Matilda Caroline Heffington




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 16

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 28

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Maud Yates in household of Silas D Chronister, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maud Yates in household of James M Yates, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maud M Yates in household of James M Yates, "United States Census, 1920"

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