YATES CEMETERY
Cabell County, West Virginia


Latitude: N 38  27.465
Longitude: W 082  10.106
Elevation: 808 feet
Accuracy: 18 feet

Map of Yates Cemetery


From US 60 in Milton take Newman Branch Rd. and go 2.7 miles.  At Golden-Aire Farm turn left onto a small dirt road
and cross over a small concert bridge and go to a green medal barn.  At this barn you will have to park and walk up the
small dirt road to the top of the hill.  Cemetery is at the end of the road.  It is fence and maintain at least once a year.

Submitted by Barry Huffstutler
Read 21 May 2003


MARTHA ANNE YATES
BONER
JAN. 29, 1889
JUNE 18, 1945

Number 13 on Map
Martha died of a stroke at the age of 56
Footstone:  ANNA BONER
Sister of  number 15 on Map  (ERNEST YATES)
Parents were number 8 and 9 on Map
(WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES -- ELIZA JANE YATES)


SUSAN  BOWEN

Number 11 on Map
Susan full name was SUSAN CATHERN HOUCHEN BOWEN
Born 1835 -- Died 1921 -- Age 86
Sister to number 5 on Map (Rebecca Houchen Yates)


SYLVESTER  BOWEN

Number 10 on Map
Born 1833 -- Died Aug. 23, 1916
Sylvester died of a Paralyzed throat (starved to death)
Father of number 9 on Map (ELIZA JANE BOWEN YATES)


CORA  OSWALD

Number 12 on Map
 No Dates
Cora full name was CORA YATES OSWALD
Cora died of a Miscarriage (infection)
Cora is a 1/2 sister to number 8 and 19 on Map
 (WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES and JACOB RICHARD YATES)


ELSIE  MAE
WHITE
APR. 26, 1923
JUNE 30, 1961

Number 1 on Map
Elsie died of Nephritis at the age of 40
Footstone:  E.M.W.


ESSIE  DORA  WHITE
NOV. 28, 1897
JAN. 20, 1994

Number 23 on Map
Essie maden name was YATES
Essie died of a Stroke at the age of  96
Daughter of number 18 and 19 on Map
(EMMA ESTELL WHITE YATES and JACOB RICHARD YATES)
Wife of number 3 on Map
(GRANT WHITE)


FATHER
GRANT  WHITE
MAY 20, 1882
JUNE 2, 1957

Number 3 on Map
Grant died of a Cardiac at the age of  75
Husband of number 23 on Map
(ESSIE DORA WHITE)


INFANTS OF
GRANT  &  DORA  WHITE
SON DAUGHTER
MAR 20, 1934 FEB. 6, 1938

Number 2 on Map
Both Infants were Stillborn
Parents: Number 3 and 23 on Map
(GRANT WHITE and ESSIE YATES WHITE)


DORTHY  YATES

Number 6 on Map
No Dates
Dorthy died of  Flu and Pneumonia at the age of  3


ELIZA  JANE  YATES

Number 9 on Map
 No Dates
Eliza maden name was BOWEN
Eliza nickname was PEACH
Eliza died of a Miscarriage and Infection
First wife of number 8 on Map
(WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES)
Probably the first person buried in the Yates Cemetery
Niece of number 5 and 11 on Map
(REBECCA HOUCHEN YATES -- SUSAN CATHERN HOUCHEN BOWEN)


EMMA  YATES
NOV. 17, 1873
AUG. 20, 1964

Number 18 on Map
Emma full name is EMMA ESTELL WHITE YATES
Emma died of a Stroke and Pneumonia at the age of  91
Wife of number 19 on Map
(JACOB RICHARD YATES)
Mother of number 20, 21, 22, and 23 on Map
(OSCAR MELVILLE YATES -- LUCY PEARL YATES)
(MARY WINFRED YATES -- ESSIE DORA YATES WHITE)
This grave is also marked with a Medal Marker from HECK FUNERAL HOME


ERNEST  YATES

Number 15 on Map
No Dates
Ernest died of Tuberculosis at the age of  22 or 23
Brother of number 13 on Map  (MARTHA ANN YATES BONAR)
Parents were number 8 and 9 on Map
(WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES -- ELIZA JANE YATES BONAR)


GLADYS  YATES

Number 7 on Map
No Dates
Gladys was Stillborn


J. R.  YATES
 
FEB. 4, 1865
AUG. 28, 1941
A 76Y 6 M 28 D

Number 19 on Map
J. R. full name was JACOB RICHARD YATES
Jacob died from a Ruptured stomach ulcer at the age of  76
Husband of number 18 on Map
(EMMA ESTELL WHITE YATES)
Father of number 20, 21, 22, and 23 on Map
(OSCAR MELVILLE YATES -- LUCY PEARL YATES)
(MARY WINFRED YATES -- ESSIE DORA YATES WHITE)


JOHN  T  YATES

Number 4 on Map
 No Dates
John full name is JOHN TYLER YATES
John died of Kidney Trouble
Husband of number 5 on Map
(REBECCA HOUCHEN YATES)


LILLIAN  YATES

Number 17 on Map
Feb. 2, 1917  (Stillborn)
 Lillian full name was LILLIAN VIOLET YATES
Daughter of number 8 on Map
(WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES)
Mother was Georgia Bonar -- she was the 2nd, wife of William Yates


LUCY  YATES
MAY 11, 1892
JAN. 5, 1915

Number 21 on Map
Lucy full name was LUCY PEARL YATES
Lucy died of Typhoid Fever at the age of  22
Parents were number 19 and 18 on Map
(JACOB RICHARD YATES -- EMMA ESTELL WHITE YATES)


MARY  YATES

Number 14 on Map
Born 1906 -- Died 1920
Mary full name was MARY ARBUTUS YATES
Mary died from Diphtheria, Measles and Whooping Cough at the age of  14
Daughter of number 13 on Map
(MARTHA ANN YATES BONAR)


OSCAR  YATES
1913 1918

Number 20 on Map
Oscar full name was OSCAR MELVILLE YATES
Oscar died of Typhoid Fever at the age of 4 1/2
Parents were number 19 and 18 on Map
(JACOB RICHARD YATES -- EMMA ESTELL WHITE YATES)
Footstone:  A rock fieldstone


REBECCA  YATES

Number 5 on Map
No Dates
Rebecca full name was REBECCA HOUCHEN YATES
Rebecca died from Stomach Trouble
Second wife of number 4 on Map
(JOHN TYLER YATES)
Sister of number 11 on Map
(SUSAN CATHERN HOUCHEN BOWEN)


WILLIAM  YATES  Jr

Number 16 on Map
Feb. 2, 1917  (Stillborn)
 William full name was WILLIAM JERRY YATES
Son of number 8 on Map
(WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES)
Mother was Georgia Bonar -- she was the 2nd, wife of William Yates


WILLIAM  YATES  Sr

Number 8 on Map
William died April 23, 1923 from Tuberculosis
William full name was WILLIAM ALBIAN YATES
Brother of number 19 on Map and son of  number 4 on Map
(JACOB RICHARD YATES) and ( JOHN TYLER YATES)
Mother was Martha Bryan Yates


WINIFRED  YATES
1903 1906

Number 22 on Map
Born Aug. 30, 1903 -- Died May 1, 1906
Winifred full name was MARY WINIFRED YATES
Winifred died from Drowning in a Creek at the age of  2 1/2
Parents were number 19 and 18 on Map
(JACOB RICHARD YATES -- EMMA ESTELL WHITE YATES)


Note:  A very special thanks goes out to Mildred McComas Yates who supplied the information on the Yates Cemetery.     

New Burials:    Murrell,  Patricia Ann "Patty"
                         
Dates: (Born: 01-27-1940 -- Died: 12-26-2004 -- Buried: 12-29-2004)   Age: 64
                          Born in Milton, WV and Died in Milton, WV
                          Husband:  Robert Murrell  (Divorced)
                          Parents:  Ralph Caldwell & Irene Yates
                               HECK FUNERAL HOME


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Revised: 28 January 2005

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