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Daniel Yates grandson of Ignatious Flowers
Posted by: Donna Skipper (ID *****6341) Date: August 08, 2010 at 22:48:00
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There was only 2 white Yates families in Hinds MIssissippi in the 1800's Daniel Yates son of Sarah Flowers and Luke Yates and Daniel's cousin Ignatius Yates.
Daniel Yates son of Sarah Flowers and Luke Yates was born by bible record March 16, 1794 in Bladen by cemetery record March 16, 1795 died June 2, 1875.Daniel married Mary about 1818. Daniel left Columbus county NC about the same time as uncles Uriah and Richard Flowers and is found in the 1820 census of Covington with both uncles (Hinds not formed yet)1820 census Covington
1 male 26-45 (Daniel) 1 female under 10 (dau Hellen) 1 fem 16-26 (wife Mary)

Covington 1821 Daniel and James Lee were given exclusive right to build & keep a toll bridge

1830 census Hinds
3 males under 5(Luke, Robert, Alexander)2 males 30-40 (Daniel, and ? brother Robert)note brother Robert was in Hinds and died 1841 3 females 5-10 (Amanda, Eliza, & Sarah) 1 female 10-15 (Hellen)1 female 20-30 (wife Mary)

Daniel recieved 4 land patents 1835 and 1 1840

1840 census doesn't work well for sons
1male under 5 (Daniel T) 2 males 10-15 (Robert, Alexander) 2males 20-30??son Luke is not 20 1male 40-50 (Daniel) 1Female under 5 (Mary) 1 female 10-15 (Sarah) 2 females 15-20 (Eliza, Amanda) 1 Female 30-40 (Mary wife) note: daughter Hellen is married but by 1850 she is a widow living with her father.

children of Daniel and Mary ( the infants are taken from cemetery) Daniel Yates Cemetery Hinds:
1) Hellen S. Yates B March 15, 1819 died Apr 27, 1877 dates from father's cemetery married Ambrose Howell who died Sept 14, 1844 had sons Edward born Dec. 25,1840 died Aug 1844, Jacob A born Jul 20 1844 died Dec 21 1847. Hellen is a widow in 1850 and living with father Daniel. Hellen married 2nd to Thomas R Reid who is also in father's cemetery no known children

Amanda Yates born March 11 1821 died Nov 24 1853 buried father's cemetery

Eliza Yates born abt 1822 might have married a Wall not sure

Sarah Yates born Sept 8, 1824 died Jul 25,1852 married William Reid Elliott, who died SC 1847 leaving a will naming wife Sarah, children Francis Marion Elliott and Henry Lawrence Elliott (was named after brother) list father in-law Daniel Yates of Hinds Miss and brother Henry L Elliott as exectors note left land in Louisana to son Henry
son Francis died Jan 6, 1848 buried Daniel's cemetery Hinds. Sarah is a widow in 1850 living with father, she died 1852 buried father's cemetery I don't know where son Henry was in 1850 but in 1860 he is living with Sarah's brother Alexander.

Luke D Yates born Apr 6, 1826, attended Indianna University married Julia Ann Luster

Robert Goldsborough Yates (named afterfather's brother) born Dec. 16, 1827 died March 18, 1886 cemetery record attended Indianna University married Minerva watson daughter of Mederith Watson and second wife Julia Taylor Robert was a captain in Civil War

Mary Ann born 1828 died 1891 buried Weeks cemetery married A B Weeks Nov 29 1848 two children Jefferson Weeks and Sally M Weeks are buried in father's daniel's cemetery

Alexander Yates born bet 1829-1830 attended Indiana University married Virginia Beauchamp who died 1861, had a daughter Florence ,Alexander was promoted to Major during Civil War was killed May 22, 1863 at the seige of Vicksburg there is a bronze portrait of Alexander
Alexander's daughter is living with his sister Hellen in 1870

1860 census
A Yates 30 merchant 3500 44400
V Yates 18
F yates 4/12
H L Elliott 16 LA 1920 4500 note sister Sarah's son

Emily Yates born Sept 15, 1831 died Nov 1831 Daniel's cem

Cleopatra born Jul 18, 1834 died Sept 1834

Daniel T Yates note: from son Alonzo's bio the middle name was Thomas was born Jan 14, 1838 died Jan 13, 1894 married Margaret Jane Murchison Dec 18, 1866 was in Civil War and lost a finger in war buried father's cem

John Yates born July 26, 1839 died Sept 1839 buried Daniel's cem

Daniel's Cemetery: Mary Yates wf of Daniel b NC 1797 d March 28, 1851

1851 State of Mississippi Hinds county Daniel yates, james C Lee and Winney Mariah Lee ( note Winney was Daniel's sister)wife of James c Lee have this day for and inconsideration of one dollar released and quit claimed to John Yates (Daniel's brother) of Columbus County our right and title and interest to the dower lands of Sarah yates widow of Luke Yates
signed
Daniel Yates
James C Lee
Winney M Lee

This is the son of Sarah Flowers and Luke Yates and he did not marry his mother's sister Susan!!


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