Individual Record 2452

Name}   Yates, Catherine* Family History} Hancock                
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Female
Birth:   Date} Fam 23 Mar 1810 Place}   ,   , Tennessee
Marr.: Date} Exa  11 Jan   1829 Place} Baptist Church, Kearney Twp., Clay, Missouri     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa  23 Mar 1879 Place}   , Buchanan, Missouri
Burial: Date} Exa  24 Mar 1879 Place} Yates Cemetery, Agency, Buchanan, Missouri
  Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1} 1392=Marriage rec
Source 2} 1398=Family notes
Source 3} 1394=1850 USA cen
Source 4} 1399=1870 USA cen
Source 5} 1397=Obituary
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Parents: } Jesse Yates & Nancy Dodd
   Relationship No.} None
1st Household No.}  
      Occupation 1}  
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Spouses:    First} Ritchie, John Doherty (John D.)
 Total Number of} 1
Notes: *Given name spelling conflict!  Her name is spelled Catherine in all sources except for on her headstone where it is spelled Catharine.

In 1850 Catherine and her family resided in Crawford Township of Buchanan County.

In 1870 Catherine and her family resided in Center Township of Buchanan County.

On 23 Mar 1879, Catherine passed on.  Her obituary appeared in the St. Joseph Gazette four days later as follows:
"Death of a Venerable Resident of Our County.
From a gentleman residing in Agency we learn of the death of Mrs. Ritchie, wife of John D. Ritchie, which occurred in that neighborhood on Sunday last, at the advanced age of seventy-five year [Error! Should be "69"].  A large concourse of friends attended the remains of the deceased to their final resting place on Monday evening last.  Mrs. Ritchie was a sister of Pleasant Yates, a prominent and popular citizen of Buchanan county, and one of the pioneers of the Platte Purchase."

Catherine and her husband were buried together with other family members in the Yates cemetery just east of Faucett in Buchanan County, Missouri.
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Confirm. Date}   Photo} None
Immigr'n Date} N/A Port} N/A
Education: Grade}              or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service}                   for the State of}  
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Last Updated
by} Dan Hancock
Date Updated} 14 Jul 2012
Date Created}  11 Jul 2012
Copyright © 2012 by Daniel W. Hancock.  All Rights Reserved.

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