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  • ID: I11679
  • Name: JOHN YANCEY
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1755 in LOUISA CO., VA
  • Death: ABT 1799 in LOUISA CO., VA
  • Reference Number: 01864
  • Note:

    ESTIMATES OF BIRTH DATES OF SOME OF CHILDREN ARE NOT TOO PRECISE - BUT BASED ON APPARENT ORDER OF CHILDREN.
    MILITARY:......... - WIDOW OF JOHN APPLIES FOR REV. WAR PENS.
    MILITARY:......... - PENSION APPLICATION WAS REJECTED
    MISC REC:......... - AVAILABLE COUNTY RECS: LOUISA CO., VA CRTD:1742+ BTHS:1853+ MGS:1766+ DTHS:1853+ CENSUS:1800+ LAND:1742+ WILLS:1745+
    MISC REC:.........1755 - LOUISA CO., VA - BIRTH
    HIST. EVENT:....1763 - FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR ENDS
    MISC REC:.........1773 - LOUISA CO., VA - JOHN MARSHALL GUARDIAN OF JOHN YANCEY
    MISC REC:.........1775 - LOUISA CO., VA - MARRIAGE WITH: ELIZABETH [COSBY]
    MISC REC:.........1775 - LOUISA CO., VA CO., - NO MARRIAGE RECORD FOUND ON EXTANT COUNTY RECORDS
    HIST. EVENT:....1775 - REVOLUTIONARY WAR BEGINS
    MILITARY:.........1776 - REV WAR SOLDIER - EXACT DETAILS UNCERTAIN. SAID TO HAVE SERVED WITH GEORGE WASHINGTON
    MISC REC:.........1778 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, JANE COSBY
    DEED REC:........1780 - LOUISA CO., VA - DEEDED LAND BY HENRY HESTER
    TAX REC:...........1782 - LOUISA CO., VA [100 ACRES]
    TAX REC:...........1782 - LOUISA CO., VA [5 WHITE / 4 BLACK]
    HIST. EVENT:....1782 - REVOLUTIONARY WAR ENDS
    MISC REC:.........1783 - HLCV - RFECORDS A MARRIAGE OF "JOS." YANCEY & ELIZ COSBY 25JUN1783. NEEDS TO RECHECK. JOHN APPARENTLY HAD 1ST WIFE?
    MISC REC:.........1783 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, TYREE
    MISC REC:.........1785 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, ROBERT H.
    TAX REC:...........1787 - LOUISA CO., VA []
    MISC REC:.........1787 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, MARY
    MISC REC:.........1787 - UNKNOWN CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, JOHN
    MISC REC:.........1788 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, NATHAN
    HIST. EVENT:....1789 - GEORGE WASHINGTON BECOMES PRESIDENT
    CENSUS:............1790 (DESTROYED) - BUT PROBABLY LIVING IN LOUISA CO., VA
    MISC REC:.........1790 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, LEIGHTON
    MISC REC:.........1792 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, GARLAND
    MISC REC:.........1794 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, JOSEPH
    MISC REC:.........1796 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD BIRTH - - YANCEY, JOEL WINGFIELD
    MISC REC:.........1798 - LOUISA CO., VA - WILLIAM COOKE GUARDIAN - JOHN'S CHILDREN
    WILL REC:.........1799 - LOUISA CO., VA [ ]
    MISC REC:.........1799 - LOUISA CO., VA - DEATH
    MISC REC:.........1799 - LOUISA CO., VA - CHILD MARRIAGE - - JANE YANCEY
    MISC REC:.........1800 - LOUISA CO., VA - SKELTON SMITH GUARDIAN - JOHN'S CHILDREN
    CENSUS:............1800 (DESTROYED) - BUT WIFE PROBABLY LIVING IN LOUISA CO., VA
    TAX REC:...........1805 - WIFE LIVING IN WARREN CO., TN []
    MISC REC:.........1806 - LOUISA CO., VA - JOHN DUKE - GUARDIAN OF JOHN'S CHILDREN
    TAX REC:...........1810 - WIFE LIVING IN LOUISA CO., VA []
    CENSUS:............1810 (DESTROYED) - BUT WIFE PROBABLY LIVING IN LOUISA CO., VA
    CENSUS:............1810 (DESTROYED) - BUT WIFE PROBABLY LIVING IN LOUISA CO., VA
    TAX REC:...........1812 - WIFE LIVING IN SUMNER CO., TN []
    MISC REC:.........1846 - LAFAYETTE CO., MO - ELIZ. NAMED IN PROBATE RECS OF TYREE Y.
    MISC REC:.........1848 - UNKNOWN CO., TN - SPOUSE DEATH: ELIZABETH [COSBY]
    MISC REC:.........1861 - JANE C SMITH & MARY FRANKLIN GRANTED PENSION FUNDS OF ELIZABETH YANCEY WIDOW - US SENATE BILL HR 778
    MILITARY:.........1877 - PENSION FILE WAS DECLARED LOST
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    DESCENDANT/RESEARCHER: Brewner, James - jamesbrewner@gmail.com
    DESCENDANT/RESEARCHER: Porter, Ruby - rporter840@hotmail.com
    DESCENDANT/RESEARCHER: Vrooman, Sue - vroom12@frontier.com
    SEE WEBSITE: http://searches2.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ifetch2?/u1/textindices/Y/YANCEY+2006+5076709+F
    SEE WEBSITE: http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/453/mb.ashx
    SEE WEBSITE: http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/probate/will_026.htm WILL
    EXTERNAL LINK - - LOUISA CO., VA GENWEB (Following URL)
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    EXTERNAL LINK - - FS Info: LOUISA CO., VA (Following URL)
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    SOURCES: RBJL-518|RCLY|ALCW|LCVW-7,20,23,37,51|LCVW-69,26|DGRG|HOLC|IGVA|YAVA|RBJF|WAEC-107|HHAL-503|RSHB-2994|RARY-275|DARP|ADSM|VATP|RSAN-383 (FGS)|RBJF-6414 (FGS)|CSFA|RJHW-1|RWPA|SWDF




    Father: ARCHELAUS YANCEY b: ABT 1714 in VIRGINIA
    Mother: MARY b: NOT RECORDED

    Marriage 1 ELIZABETH COSBY b: 21 OCT 1756 in VIRGINIA
    • Married: ABT 1775? in LOUISA CO., VA
    Children
    1. Has Children JANE COSBY YANCEY b: 21 OCT 1778 in LOUISA CO., VA
    2. Has No Children TYREE YANCEY b: ABT 1783 ??? in LOUISA CO., VA
    3. Has No Children ROBERT H. YANCEY b: ABT 1785 ? in LOUISA CO., VA
    4. Has No Children JOHN YANCEY b: 4 APR 1787 in VIRGINIA
    5. Has No Children MARY YANCEY b: ABT 1787 in LOUISA CO., VA
    6. Has No Children NATHAN YANCEY b: ABT 1788 ? in LOUISA CO., VA
    7. Has No Children LEIGHTON YANCEY b: ABT 1790 ? in LOUISA CO., VA
    8. Has Children GARLAND YANCEY b: ABT 1792 in LOUISA CO., VA
    9. Has No Children JOSEPH YANCEY b: ABT 1794 ?? in LOUISA CO., VA
    10. Has Children JOEL WINGFIELD YANCEY b: ABT 1796 ? in LOUISA CO., VA
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