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Yates, Jacob & Emma

Jacob Richard & Emma Estelle (White) Yates
Jacob, b. 04 Feb 1865, on Lower Ck. at Yates Farm, Cabell Co., WV - d. 28 Aug 1941
Son of John Tyler Yates & Martha Ann Bryant
Married 12 Feb 1890, Cabell Co., WV
Emma, b. 17 Nov 1872, Deep Valley, Green Co., PA - d. 20 Aug 1964
Daughter of Daniel White & Rebecca Stiles
Photo taken 1911
Submitted by Dewey Yates, 02 Jun 2004

Note: Emma's mother died when she was only three years old. She lived with family & friends until her father sent for her to come from Pa. to Milton, WV. She came here around 1880. An uncle took her to Wheeling on a sled, put her on a steamboat for Huntington, where she took the C & O Railroad to Milton. She said she stepped off the train onto wooden sidewalks and lots of mud. -Dewey

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