Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Richard Yates

Male 1751 - 1815  (64 years)


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  • Name Richard Yates 
    Born 1751  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Nov 1815  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I135882  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father George Yates,   b. Abt 1729, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1777, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Frances Fielding Lewis,   b. 27 Oct 1731, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1777, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1749  King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Pitt,   b. 1755,   d. 1815  (Age 60 years) 
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F53215  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1788-1789 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book O; [Antient Press]; Page 231-232
      THIS INDENTURE made the Seventeenth day of December in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Eighty seven Between JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife of County of Culpeper and Colony of Virginia of one part and RICHARD YATES of aforesaid County and Colony of other part; Witnesseth that JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife for the sum of Sixty pounds to them in hand paid by RICHARD YATES by these presents do bargain sell and confirm unto RICHARD YATES his heirs all tht tract of land lying in County of Culpeper and BRUMFIELD Parish taken up by JOHN YATES and bounded Begining at one of JOHN YATES's corners, a red Oak a Hickory and a Chesnut, thence with his line North 83 East forty poles to three Chesnut Oaks in the said line, thence leaving the said line South 30 West ninety four poles to a red Oak a white Oak and a Hickory, thence No. 20 West three hundred and sixty poles to three Chesnuts on the top of a Ridge, thence North 30 East one hundred and twenty poles to two Chesnuts and a Chesnut Oak on said Ridge, thence South 20 East two hundred and ten poles to a white Oak and a Locust in the Old Line, thence with his lines South 83 West twenty three to a red Oak a white and Locust and thence South 7 East one hundred and sixty poles to the begining; containing One hundred and sixty seven acres and all houses profits and emoluments to the same belonging and all Estate right and Interest of JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife to said premises unto RICHARD YATES his heirs; and JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife the said tract of land unto RICHARD YATES his heirs will warrantand forever defend and JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife for themselves their heirs agree with RICHARD YATES his heirs shall hold the land without the least suit or molestation of any person; In Witness whereof JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife have hereunto set their hands & seals the day and year above mentioned Sealed & Delivered in presence of
      (no witnesses shown) JOHN YATES
      BETSEY YATES
      Received of the within named RICHARD YATES the full & just sum of Sixty pounds, it being the consideration of the within Deed JOHN YATES
      At a Court held for Culpeper County December 17th 1787
      This Indenture of Feeoffment from JOHN YATES and ELIZABETH his Wife to RICHARD YATES, together with a memorandum and receipt thereon endorsed, was acknowledged by him and ordered to be recorded; previous to which the said ELIZABETH was privily examined as the Law directs
      Teste JOHN JAMESON, Cl Cur

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