Harman Yerkes1

b. 17 August 1827, d. 21 February 1914
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*John Yerkes2 b. 16 Apr 1802, d. 20 Apr 1870
Mother*Margaret Benner3 b. 14 Dec 1800, d. 9 Feb 1859
Birth*17 August 1827Harman Yerkes was born on 17 August 1827 in Pennsylvania.4
Marriage*18 July 1879He married Sarah Cauffman, daughter of Jacob Cauffman, on 18 July 1879 in Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey.5,6,4,2
Census US 1880*3 June 1880Sarah and Harman Yerkes were enumerated on the 1880 census taken on 3 June 1880 on B Street, Fargo, Cass County, Dakota Territory. Harman was 52 years of age and a farmer, and Sarah was 46 years of age and keeping house. They had been married during the census year. A boarder, Elwood Kepler, age 24 and a wheelwright, resided in the Yerkes household in 1880.7
No Issue*They had no children.2
(Husband) Death24 November 1893Harman became a widower when Sarah (Cauffman) Yerkes died on 24 November 1893 in Harwood, Cass County, North Dakota, at age 59.6
Marriage*24 February 1896He married second Sarah Heaton, daughter of Thomas Heaton and Eliza Ann Marsh, in 24 February 1896 in Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey.1
Census US 1900*2 June 1900Sarah H. and Harman Yerkes were enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 2 June 1900 at 109 Prince Street, Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey. Harman was 72 years of age and a capitalist, and Sarah was 37 years of age. They owned their home with a mortgage, had been married for four years, and Sarah had given birth to no children.8
No Issue*Harman had no children with Sarah Yerkes either.8
Death*21 February 1914He died on 21 February 1914 in Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey, at age 864,9
Burial*24 February 1914 and was buried with his first wife on 24 February 1914 in Northwood Cemetery, Philadelphia.4,9

Family 1

Sarah Cauffman b. 12 Jul 1834, d. 24 Nov 1893

Family 2

Sarah Heaton b. Oct 1862, d. 28 Feb 1955

Citations

  1. [S1598] New Jersey, U.S., Marriage Records, 1670-1965, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Sarah Heaton and Harman Yerkes on 24 February 1896 in Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA, referencing FHL Film# 000495721. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey, U.S., Marriage Records, 1670-1965.
  2. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, viewed online at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), page 60, image# 98 of 368. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  3. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, page 59, image# 97 of 368.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Harman Yerkes, Memorial# 32413115. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S1598] New Jersey, U.S., Marriage Records, 1670-1965, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Harman Yerkes and Sarah Coffman on 28 July 1879 in Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA, referencing FHL Film# 000494249.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Sarah (Cauffman) Yerkes, Memorial# 32472102.
  7. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Harman and Sarah Yerkes, Fargo, Cass, Dakota Territory; Roll: 111; Page: 235B; Enumeration District: 058. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.
  8. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Harman and Sarah H. Yerkes, Bordentown Ward 2, Burlington, New Jersey; Page: 3; Enumeration District: 0005; FHL microfilm: 1240956. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  9. [S1815] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates Index, 1803-1915, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Harman Yerkes of Bordentown, New Jersey, age 86 years, 8 months, 4 days, on 21 February 1914 in Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey, Retired Ranger, born in Pennsylvania about 1828 to John Yerkes, born in Pennsylvania, and Margaret Benner, born in Pennsylvania, burial on 24 February 1914 in Northwood Cemetery, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, referencing FHL Film# 1429019. Hereinafter cited as Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates Index, 1803-1915.

Harman Yerkes1

b. 22 November 1750, d. 16 June 1821
Father*John Yerkes2 b. 21 Feb 1714, d. 1790
Mother*Alice McVaugh2 b. 5 Apr 1717
Birth*22 November 1750Harman Yerkes was born on 22 November 1750 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.2
Marriage*12 November 1776She married Margaret Scott on 12 November 1776.1,3,2
Death*16 June 1821He died on 16 June 1821 at age 70.2

Family

Margaret Scott
Child1.John Yerkes+1 b. 16 Apr 1802, d. 20 Apr 1870

Citations

  1. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, viewed online at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), page 59, image# 97 of 368. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #5. John Yerkes, pages 14-15. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  3. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, pages 31-32, images 58-59 of 368.

Harman Yerkes1

b. 18 January 1720, d. 29 November 1804
Father*Herman Yerkes1 b. c 1689, d. b 4 Mar 1751
Mother*Elizabeth Watts1 b. 15 Apr 1689, d. 11 Oct 1756
Birth*18 January 1720Harman Yerkes was born on 18 January 1720 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*22 March 1750/51He married first Mary Stroud, daughter of Edward Stroud, on 22 March 1750/51 in the Plymouth Meeting House, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Children*Harman and Mary had nine children together.2
(Husband) Deathcirca 1771Harman became a widower when Mary (Stroud) Yerkes died circa 1771.2
Marriage*30 September 1773He married second, as her second husband, Mary Houghton on 30 September 1773.1,2
(Husband) Death1785Harman became a widower for the second time when Mary (Houghton) Clayton Yerkes died in 1785.2
Marriage*28 March 1788He married third, as her second husband, Elizabeth (Ball) Tompkins on 28 March 1788.1,2
Death*29 November 1804He died on 29 November 1804 at age 84.1

Family 1

Mary Stroud d. c 1771

Family 2

Mary Houghton d. 1785

Family 3

Elizabeth Ball d. 1819

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #2. Herman Yerkes, pages 9-11. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #8. Harman Yerkes, pages 17-19.

Harrison Yerkes1

b. 13 October 1813, d. 7 April 1890
Father*Daniel Yerkes1 b. 23 Jul 1767, d. 30 Sep 1824
Mother*Esther Lykens1 b. 12 Apr 1772, d. 1 Oct 1869
Birth*13 October 1813Harrison Yerkes was born on 13 October 1813 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*He married Mary Elizabeth Lesher.1
Death*7 April 1890He died on 7 April 1890 at age 76.1

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #63. Daniel Yerkes, page 43. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Helen T. Yerkes1,2

b. 2 October 1887, d. 13 June 1972
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*William Heaton Yerkes1,2,3 b. 17 May 1859, d. 30 Dec 1943
Mother*Caroline Hogeland1,2,3 b. 29 Jan 1861, d. 26 Jan 1962
Birth*2 October 1887Helen T. Yerkes was born on 2 October 1887 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,2,3,4
(Daughter) Census US 190027 June 1900Helen was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 12 years old and had attended school for 9½ months of the census year.1
(Daughter) Census US 19105 May 1910Helen T. was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 5 May 1910 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 22 years old and working as a teacher in a public school.5
Marriage*She married William D. Rowe, son of Albert Watson Rowe and Ida D. Doan.3,4,6
(Wife) Death5 April 1954Helen became a widow when William D. Rowe died on 5 April 1954 at age 62.6
Death*13 June 1972She died on 13 June 1972 at age 844
Burial* and was buried with her husband in Newtown Cemetery, Newtown, Bucks County.4,6

Family

William D. Rowe b. 8 Jan 1892, d. 5 Apr 1954

Citations

  1. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Carrie H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241386. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #1365. William Heaton Yerkes, page 201. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  3. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, page 653. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Helen (Yerkes) Rowe, Memorial# 62422605. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1320; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0049; FHL microfilm: 1375333. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Federal Census.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, William Doan Rowe, Memorial# 62422604.

Herman Yerkes1

b. circa 1689, d. before 4 March 1751
Father*Anthony Yerkes2 b. 1663, d. b 1 Mar 1744
Mother*Margaret ______3 d. b 17 Nov 1705
Birth*circa 1689Herman Yerkes was born circa 1689.1,4
(Son) ImmigrationHerman immigrated to America with his parents and brother, and the family resided for a time in Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1
(Son) Marriage17 November 1705Following the death of his mother, Herman's father married a second time on 17 November 1705 to Sarah (Eaton) Watts, widow of the Reverend John Watts, who had a daughter and son.3
(Son) Relocation1709 In 1709, Herman's father and stepmother moved with their expanded family to the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, where his father had purchased a plantation of 300 acres.3
Marriage*8 February 1711He married his stepsister, Elizabeth Watts, daughter of Reverend John Watts and Sarah Eaton, on 8 February 1711 in Christ Church, Philadelphia.1,4,5,6,7,2
Will*2 May 1750Herman prepared his will on 2 May 17501
Death*before 4 March 1751 and died before 4 March 1751, the date his will was proved in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1,8
Burial* His place of burial is not known, and it is believed that his body was lost or destroyed.4

Family

Elizabeth Watts b. 15 Apr 1689, d. 11 Oct 1756
Children1.Anthony Yerkes1 b. 28 Nov 1712, d. 9 Mar 1791
2.John Yerkes+1 b. 21 Feb 1714, d. 1790
3.Sarah Yerkes1 b. 15 Jul 1716
4.Josiah Yerkes1 b. 28 Nov 1718, d. Sep 1793
5.Harman Yerkes1 b. 18 Jan 1720, d. 29 Nov 1804
6.Silas Yerkes+1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
7.Elizabeth Yerkes1 b. 29 Jan 1725, d. 11 Mar 1793
8.Stephen Yerkes1 b. 3 Aug 1727, d. Dec 1811
9.Elias Yerkes+1 b. 7 Feb 1729, d. 16 Jan 1799
10.Titus Yerkes1 b. 1731, d. 1762

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #2. Herman Yerkes, pages 9-11. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Anthony Yerkes, Memorial# 188258202. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #1. Anthony Yerkes, pages 1-7.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Herman Yerkes, Memorial# 178052248.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth (Watts) Yerkes, Memorial# 178052300.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Sarah (Eaton) Watts-Yerkes, Memorial# 115849468.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Rev John Watts, Memorial# 37872356.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Herman Yerkes, Memorial# 178052248, recording is date of death as March 1750, which would have been before the preparation of his will on 2 May 1750.

Hilda A. Yerkes1,2

b. 12 May 1893, d. 16 August 1960
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*William Heaton Yerkes1,3,4 b. 17 May 1859, d. 30 Dec 1943
Mother*Caroline Hogeland1,3,4 b. 29 Jan 1861, d. 26 Jan 1962
Birth*12 May 1893Hilda A. Yerkes was born on 12 May 1893 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4,5
(Daughter) Census US 190027 June 1900Hilda was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 7 years old and had attended school for 9½ months of the census year.1
(Daughter) Census US 19105 May 1910Hilda was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 5 May 1910 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 16 years old and had attended school within the census year.6
Marriage*She married Newlin F. Hogeland, son of Frank Hogeland and Isabel M. Risler. They were first cousins, as Newlin's father and Hilda's mother were siblings.4,5,7
(Daughter) Census US 19207 January 1920Hilda A. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 7 January 1920 in the household of her parents on Street Road, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 26 years of age and worked for a salary as a school teacher.2
Death*16 August 1960She died on 16 August 1960 at age 675
Burial* and was buried in Davisville Baptist Church Cemetery, Davisville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Newlin F. Hogeland b. 29 Mar 1899, d. 11 Jan 1992

Citations

  1. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Carrie H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241386. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  2. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Wm H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1543; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 55. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Federal Census.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #1365. William Heaton Yerkes, page 201. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  4. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, page 653. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Hilda (Yerkes) Hogeland, Memorial# 20146596. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  6. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1320; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0049; FHL microfilm: 1375333. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Federal Census.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Newlin Fell Hogeland, Memorial# 20146580.

Hilda M. Yerkes1

b. 28 March 1918
Relationship7th great-granddaughter of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Daniel Clifford Yerkes1 b. 12 Oct 1889, d. 5 Mar 1958
Mother*Flora May Kenderdine1 b. 14 Nov 1891, d. 5 Jul 1972
Birth*28 March 1918Hilda M. Yerkes was born on 28 March 1918 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,2
(Daughter) Census US 19202 January 1920Hilda M. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 2 January 1920 in the household of her parents on Davisville Road, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was one year and nine months old.1
(Daughter) Census US 193017 April 1930Hilda was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 17 April 1930 in the household of her parents on Bristol Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 12 years old and attending school.3
(Daughter) Census US 194030 April 1940Hilda was enumerated on the 1940 census taken on 29 and 30 April 1940 in the household of her parents on Hogeland Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 22 years of age, had completed four years of high school, and worked at home doing housework.4

Citations

  1. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of D. Clifford and Flora M. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1543; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 55. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Hilda (Yerkes) Carter, Memorial# 59878849. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of D. Clifford and Flora M. Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 2341742. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Federal Census.
  4. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clifford and Flora Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: m-t0627-03447; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 9-86. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.

Hiram Yerkes1

b. 11 February 1810, d. 19 November 1893
Father*Daniel Yerkes1 b. 23 Jul 1767, d. 30 Sep 1824
Mother*Esther Lykens1 b. 12 Apr 1772, d. 1 Oct 1869
Birth*11 February 1810Hiram Yerkes was born on 11 February 1810 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*He married Anna Lewis.1
Death*19 November 1893He died on 19 November 1893 at age 83.1

Family

Anna Lewis

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #63. Daniel Yerkes, page 43. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Horace B. Yerkes1

b. 29 July 1877, d. 25 February 1884
Father*Samuel Jones Yerkes1 b. 9 Aug 1842
Mother*Ellen Jane Snyder1
Birth*29 July 1877Horace B. Yerkes was born on 29 July 1877 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*25 February 1884 and died on 25 February 1884 in Montgomery County at age 6.1

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #139. Isaac Yerkes, pages 62-63. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Horace W. Yerkes1

b. 13 June 1915, d. 8 October 1996
Relationship7th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Daniel Clifford Yerkes1 b. 12 Oct 1889, d. 5 Mar 1958
Mother*Flora May Kenderdine1 b. 14 Nov 1891, d. 5 Jul 1972
Birth*13 June 1915Horace W. Yerkes was born on 13 June 1915 in Churchville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Name VariationHis full name was Horace Weber Yerkes.2
(Son) Census US 19202 January 1920Horace W. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 2 January 1920 in the household of his parents on Davisville Road, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 4 years and six months old.1
(Son) Census US 193017 April 1930Horace was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 17 April 1930 in the household of his parents on Bristol Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 14 years old and attending school.3
Marriage*1939He married Loraine Emhart, daughter of William Emhart and Ada Cope, in 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.4,5,6,2
Death*8 October 1996He died on 8 October 1996 in Bensalem, Bucks County, at age 815,2
Burial* and was buried in Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks County.2

Family

Loraine Emhart b. 14 Oct 1918, d. 8 Feb 2001

Citations

  1. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of D. Clifford and Flora M. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1543; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 55. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Horace Weber Yerkes, Memorial# 77986416. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of D. Clifford and Flora M. Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 2341742. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Federal Census.
  4. [S1816] Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage in 1939 of Horace W Yerkes and Loraine Emhart, (although Ancestry's transcription reported her name as "Ehrentraut") in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing Film# 004143735. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968.
  5. [S2096] U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, online at www.ancestry.com, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10 October 1996, page 113, death on 8 October 1996 at Bensalem of HORACE W YERKES, age 81, married for 57 years to Loraine Emhart Yerkes. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Loraine Emhart Yerkes, Memorial# 77986417.

Horatio Gates Yerkes1

b. 22 June 1802, d. 4 February 1861
Father*Arthur Yerkes2,3 b. 11 Feb 1769, d. 23 Oct 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Hart4,3 b. 13 Dec 1779, d. 23 Oct 1834
Birth*22 June 1802Horatio Gates Yerkes was born on 22 June 1802 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1,3
Marriage*8 November 1827He married Eliza Ann Addis, daughter of Colonel Amos Addis and Ruth Green, on 8 November 1827.1,3,5
Death*4 February 1861He died on 4 February 1861 in Davisville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, at age 581,3
Burial* and was buried in Old School Baptist Meeting House Cemetery, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,3,5

Family

Eliza Ann Addis b. 18 Sep 1805, d. 14 Aug 1892
Child1.Arthur Watts Yerkes+1 b. 26 Mar 1843, d. 4 Aug 1906

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #271. Horatio Gates Yerkes, page 88. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Arthur Yerkes, Memorial# 14789424. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Horatio Gates Yerkes, Memorial# 14803092.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth (Hart) Yerkes, Memorial# 14789444.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Eliza Ann (Addis) Yerkes, Memorial# 14803095.

Isaac Yerkes1

b. 17 September 1806, d. 2 April 1854
Father*Benjamin Yerkes2,3 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
Mother*Margaret Jones2,3 b. 23 Aug 1768, d. 18 Sep 1850
Birth*17 September 1806Isaac Yerkes was born on 17 September 1806 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4,5,1,6
Marriage*18 January 1838He married Catherine Wynkoop, daughter of Philip Wynkoop and Catherine Vanhorn, on 18 January 1838.3,2,7,8
Census US 1850*24 July 1850Catherine and Isaac Yerkes were enumerated on the 1850 census taken on 24 July 1850 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Isaac was 43 years of age and a farmer with real estate valued at $4,000, and Catherine was 38 years of age. Their five surviving children were enumerated with their parents in 1850. Emma F. was 11 years old; Caroline was 9; Samuel J. was 7; Margaret W. was 4; and Sarah Ann was one year old. The three oldest children, Emma, Caroline and Samuel, were all attending school. Lucy G. Wynkoop, age 17 and her relationship to Catherine not identified, was also residing in the Yerkes household in 1850.1
Death*2 April 1854He died on 2 April 1854 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, at age 473,2,7
Burial* and was buried in Old Pennepack Baptist Church Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the rear of the church.7

Family

Catherine Wynkoop b. 25 Jul 1811, d. 10 Dec 1883
Children1.Emma Francena Yerkes+2,9 b. 22 Oct 1838, d. 20 Dec 1917
2.Caroline Yerkes2 b. 24 Jul 1840, d. 22 Sep 1859
3.Samuel Jones Yerkes+2 b. 9 Aug 1842
4.Mary Eliza Yerkes2,7,10 b. 21 Nov 1844, d. 13 Apr 1845
5.Margaret Wynkoop Yerkes2 b. 4 Jul 1846
6.Sarah Ann Yerkes2 b. 26 Nov 1848

Citations

  1. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Isaac and Catherine Yerkes, Moreland, Montgomery, Pennsylvania; Roll: 800; Page: 363b. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #139. Isaac Yerkes, pages 62-63. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34.
  4. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34, reporting his date of birth as 17 September 1806.
  5. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #139. Isaac Yerkes, pages 62-63, reporting his date of birth as 17 September 1806.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Isaac Yerkes, Memorial# 14610676, recording his date of birth as 17 April 1806. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Isaac Yerkes, Memorial# 14610676.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Catherine (Wynkoop) Yerkes, Memorial# 14610678.
  9. [S1814] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Emma F Heaton, certificate# 129061, age 79, born on 22 October 1836 in Pennsylvania, died on 20 December 1917 in Upper Moreland, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA, parents Isaac Yerkes and Catharine Wynkoop. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967.
  10. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Eliza Yerkes, Memorial# 73650689.

Jane Yerkes1

b. 1803, d. 9 December 1884
Father*Daniel Yerkes1 b. 23 Jul 1767, d. 30 Sep 1824
Mother*Esther Lykens1 b. 12 Apr 1772, d. 1 Oct 1869
Birth*1803Jane Yerkes was born in 1802 or 1803 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married Simeon Fenton.1
Death*9 December 1884She died on 9 December 1884 at about age 81.1

Family

Simeon Fenton

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #63. Daniel Yerkes, page 43. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

John Yerkes1

b. 16 April 1802, d. 20 April 1870
Father*Harman Yerkes2 b. 22 Nov 1750, d. 16 Jun 1821
Mother*Margaret Scott2
Birth*16 April 1802John Yerkes was born on 16 April 1802 in Abington Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.2
Marriage*He married Margaret Benner, daughter of Jacob Benner.2
(Husband) Death9 February 1859John became a widower when Margaret (Benner) Yerkes died on 9 February 1859 at age 58.2
Death*20 April 1870He died on 20 April 1870 at age 682
Burial* and was buried with his wife in the Presbyterian Church Graveyard, Abington, Montgomery County.2

Family

Margaret Benner b. 14 Dec 1800, d. 9 Feb 1859
Child1.Harman Yerkes1 b. 17 Aug 1827, d. 21 Feb 1914

Citations

  1. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, viewed online at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), page 60, image# 98 of 368. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, page 59, image# 97 of 368.

John Yerkes1

b. 21 February 1714, d. 1790
Father*Herman Yerkes1 b. c 1689, d. b 4 Mar 1751
Mother*Elizabeth Watts1 b. 15 Apr 1689, d. 11 Oct 1756
Birth*21 February 1714John Yerkes was born on 21 February 1714 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*circa 1741He married Alice McVaugh, daughter of John McVaugh, circa 1741.1,2
Death*1790He died in 1790 at about age 76.1

Family

Alice McVaugh b. 5 Apr 1717
Children1.Rachel Yerkes2 b. 1 Feb 1742
2.John Yerkes2 b. 6 Oct 1743, d. 1806
3.Catherine Yerkes2 b. 15 Apr 1746
4.Elizabeth Yerkes2 b. 1 Sep 1748
5.Harman Yerkes+2 b. 22 Nov 1750, d. 16 Jun 1821
6.Silas Yerkes2 b. 20 Dec 1752, d. 1779
7.Sarah Yerkes2 b. 26 May 1755
8.Benjamin Yerkes+2,3 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
9.Alice Yerkes2 b. 18 Jan 1763

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #2. Herman Yerkes, pages 9-11. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #5. John Yerkes, pages 14-15.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34.

John Yerkes1

b. 6 October 1743, d. 1806
Father*John Yerkes1 b. 21 Feb 1714, d. 1790
Mother*Alice McVaugh1 b. 5 Apr 1717
Birth*6 October 1743John Yerkes was born on 6 October 1743 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*He married Ann Coffing.1
Death*1806He died in 1803 or 1806 in his early 60s.1

Family

Ann Coffing

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #5. John Yerkes, pages 14-15. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

John Yerkes1

b. 26 September 1760
Father*Silas Yerkes1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*26 September 1760John Yerkes was born on 26 September 1760 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death* and died young.1

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #9. Silas Yerkes, pages 19-21. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

John Yerkes1

b. 1932
Relationship7th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*William H. Yerkes Jr.1 b. 24 May 1903, d. 17 Apr 1976
Mother*Elizabeth S. Slack1 b. 1902, d. 1995
Birth*1932John Yerkes was born about 1932 in Pennsylvania.1
(Son) Census US 194030 April 1940John was enumerated on the 1940 census taken on 30 April 1940 in the household of his parents on York Road, Buckingham, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 8 years old, had attended school within the census year, and had completed the 2nd grade of elementary school.1

Citations

  1. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Elizabeth and William Yerkes Jr., Buckingham, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: m-t0627-03445; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 9-26. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.

Jonathan Yerkes1

b. 3 February 1795, d. 17 May 1866
Father*Daniel Yerkes2,3,4,5 b. 23 Jul 1767, d. 30 Sep 1824
Mother*Esther Lykens2,3,4,6 b. 12 Apr 1772, d. 1 Oct 1869
Birth*3 February 1795Jonathan Yerkes was born on 3 February 1795 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.2,7,3,4
Marriage*1 December 1821He married Juliana Colladay, daughter of William Colladay and Hannah Pastorius, on 1 December 1821.2,1,3
Death*17 May 1866He died on 17 May 1866 in Richboro, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, at age 712,7,3,4
Burial* and was buried in the Old School Baptist Meeting House Cemetery, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Juliana Colladay b. 14 Dec 1789, d. 23 Jul 1878
Children1.William Colladay Yerkes3 b. 6 Oct 1823
2.Daniel Yerkes+1 b. 30 Dec 1828, d. 29 Jan 1919
3.Anna Colladay Yerkes3 b. 17 Apr 1831, d. 1 Jun 1884

Citations

  1. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, viewed online at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), pages 142-143, images 213-214 of 368. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #63. Daniel Yerkes, page 43. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #227. Jonathan Yerkes, page 76.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Jonathan Yerkes, Memorial# 14794197. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Daniel Yerkes, Memorial# 20225987.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Esther (Lykens) Yerkes, Memorial# 20226000.
  7. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, page 76, image 121 of 368.

Jones Yerkes1

b. 3 March 1810, d. 29 May 1887
Father*Benjamin Yerkes1 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
Mother*Margaret Jones1 b. 23 Aug 1768, d. 18 Sep 1850
Birth*3 March 1810Jones Yerkes was born on 3 March 1810 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.2,3,4
Marriage*1841He married Sarah Morrison, daughter of John Morrison and Hannah Yerkes, in 1841. They were second cousins one time removed.1,5,6,7
(Husband) Death11 October 1884Jones became a widower when Sarah (Morrison) Yerkes died on 11 October 1884 at age 66.5,6
Death*29 May 1887He died on 29 May 1887 in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, at age 771,3,7
Burial* and was buried with his wife in Plot A95 of William Penn Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.7,6

Family

Sarah Morrison b. 30 May 1818, d. 11 Oct 1884

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34, reporting his date of birth as 3 March 1810.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #140. Jones Yerkes, page 63, reporting his date of birth as 3 March 1810.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Jones Yerkes, Memorial# 22972883, reporting his date of birth as 30 March 1810. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #140. Jones Yerkes, page 63.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Sarah (Morrison) Yerkes, Memorial# 31733153.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Jones Yerkes, Memorial# 22972883.

Joshua Yerkes1

b. 16 September 1796, d. 31 May 1847
Father*Benjamin Yerkes1 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
Mother*Margaret Jones1 b. 23 Aug 1768, d. 18 Sep 1850
Birth*16 September 1796Joshua Yerkes was born on 16 September 1796 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*31 May 1847 and died unmarried and without issue on 31 May 1847 at age 50.1

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Josiah Yerkes1

b. 28 November 1718, d. September 1793
Father*Herman Yerkes1 b. c 1689, d. b 4 Mar 1751
Mother*Elizabeth Watts1 b. 15 Apr 1689, d. 11 Oct 1756
Birth*28 November 1718Josiah Yerkes was born on 28 November 1718 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*He married Mary ______.1
Death*September 1793He died in September 1793 at age 74.1

Family

Mary ______

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #2. Herman Yerkes, pages 9-11. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Julia Ann Yerkes1

b. 14 February 1861
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Daniel Yerkes1 b. 30 Dec 1828, d. 29 Jan 1919
Mother*Emily Heaton1 b. 25 Nov 1831, d. 29 Dec 1899
Birth*14 February 1861Julia Ann Yerkes was born on 14 February 1861 in Pennsylvania.1,2
(Daughter) Census US 187030 July 1870Julia Ann was enumerated on the 1870 census taken on 30 July 1870 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 9 years old and had attended school within the census year.1
(Daughter) Census US 18802 June 1880Julia was enumerated on the 1880 census taken on 2 June 1880 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 19 years old and at home.3

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Daniel and Emily Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1314; Page: 696A; Family History Library Film: 552813. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S2029] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, viewed online at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), pages 142-143, images 213-214 of 368. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  3. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Daniel and Emily Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1107; Page: 106D; Enumeration District: 166. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.

Margaret Yerkes1

b. 22 March 1794, d. 3 May 1875
Father*Benjamin Yerkes1 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
Mother*Margaret Jones1 b. 23 Aug 1768, d. 18 Sep 1850
Birth*22 March 1794Margaret Yerkes was born on 22 March 1794 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*3 May 1875 and died unmarried on 3 May 1875 at age 81.1

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #31. Benjamin Yerkes, pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Margaret Wynkoop Yerkes1

b. 4 July 1846
Father*Isaac Yerkes1 b. 17 Sep 1806, d. 2 Apr 1854
Mother*Catherine Wynkoop1 b. 25 Jul 1811, d. 10 Dec 1883
Birth*4 July 1846Margaret Wynkoop Yerkes was born on 4 July 1846 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
(Daughter) Census US 185024 July 1850Margaret was enumerated on the 1850 census taken on 24 July 1850 in the household of her parents in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. She was 4 years old.2

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #139. Isaac Yerkes, pages 62-63. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Isaac and Catherine Yerkes, Moreland, Montgomery, Pennsylvania; Roll: 800; Page: 363b. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.

Martha Yerkes1

b. 4 May 1800
Father*Daniel Yerkes1 b. 23 Jul 1767, d. 30 Sep 1824
Mother*Esther Lykens1 b. 12 Apr 1772, d. 1 Oct 1869
Birth*4 May 1800Martha Yerkes was born on 4 May 1800 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married Amos Knowles.1

Family

Amos Knowles

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #63. Daniel Yerkes, page 43. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Mary Eliza Yerkes1

b. 21 November 1844, d. 13 April 1845
Father*Isaac Yerkes1,2,3 b. 17 Sep 1806, d. 2 Apr 1854
Mother*Catherine Wynkoop1,3,4 b. 25 Jul 1811, d. 10 Dec 1883
Birth*21 November 1844Mary Eliza Yerkes was born on 21 November 1844 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*13 April 1845 and died on 13 April 1845 in Montgomery County at less than five months of age.1,3
Burial*She was buried in Old Pennepack Baptist Church Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.3

Citations

  1. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #139. Isaac Yerkes, pages 62-63. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Isaac Yerkes, Memorial# 14610676. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Eliza Yerkes, Memorial# 73650689.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Catherine (Wynkoop) Yerkes, Memorial# 14610678.

Mildred Yerkes1

b. 1927
Relationship7th great-granddaughter of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Daniel Clifford Yerkes1 b. 12 Oct 1889, d. 5 Mar 1958
Mother*Flora May Kenderdine1 b. 14 Nov 1891, d. 5 Jul 1972
Birth*1927Mildred Yerkes was born about 1927 in Pennsylvania.1
(Daughter) Census US 193017 April 1930Mildred was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 17 April 1930 in the household of her parents on Bristol Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 3 years old.1
(Daughter) Census US 194030 April 1940Mildred was enumerated on the 1940 census taken on 29 and 30 April 1940 in the household of her parents on Hogeland Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 13 years old, had attended school within the census year, and had completed elementary school through the 7th grade.2

Citations

  1. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of D. Clifford and Flora M. Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 2341742. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Federal Census.
  2. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clifford and Flora Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: m-t0627-03447; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 9-86. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.

Morris H. Yerkes1,2

b. 16 October 1895, d. 15 January 1983
Relationship6th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*William Heaton Yerkes1,3,4 b. 17 May 1859, d. 30 Dec 1943
Mother*Caroline Hogeland1,3,4 b. 29 Jan 1861, d. 26 Jan 1962
Birth*16 October 1895Morris H. Yerkes was born on 16 October 1895 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4
Name VariationHis full name was Morris Hogeland Yerkes.5
(Son) Census US 190027 June 1900Morris was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of his parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 4 years old.1
(Son) Census US 19105 May 1910Morris was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 5 May 1910 in the household of his parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 14 years old and had attended school within the census year.6
(Son) Census US 19207 January 1920Morris H. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 7 January 1920 in the household of his parents on Street Road, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 24 years of age and worked as a farmer for wages on his father's farm.7
(Son) Census US 193016 April 1930Morris H. was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 16 April 1930 in the household of his parents on Street Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was single, 34 years of age and worked on the family farm.2
(Son) Residence1 April 1935Morris reported that he had lived with his parents, in the same house on the same farm, in Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, on 1 April 1935, as they did in 1940.8
(Son) Census US 194016 April 1940Morris H. was enumerated on the 1940 census taken on 16 April 1940 in the household of his parents in County Line, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 44 years of age, single, and worked as a farmer on the family farm. His income was reported as $500.8
Marriage*22 June 1940He married, as her second husband, Gladys M. Bloomfield of Langhorne, Bucks County, daughter of Herbert W. Bloomfield and Anna E. McLaughlin, on 22 June 1940 in the Harriet Hollond Memorial Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.4,9
Residence*1957 In 1957 Morris and Gladys established a second residence, in addition to their Pennsylvania home at 200 Buck Road, Huntingdon Valley, Bucks County, and spent the winter months in their Florida residence at 503 Cortez Avenue, Belleair Bluffs, Pinellas County.10,11,12,13
(Husband) Death13 April 1967Morris became a widower when Gladys B. (Farmer) Yerkes died in Clearwater on 13 April 1967 at age 72.13,12
Death*15 January 1983He died on a heart attack on 15 January 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at age 8714
Burial*19 January 1983 and was buried on 19 January 1983 with his wife in Section A, Plot 60, in the #3 Grant of Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.14,15

Family

Gladys M. Bloomfield b. 1896, d. 13 Apr 1967

Citations

  1. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Carrie H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241386. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  2. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 2341742. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Federal Census.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family with Notes on the Leach and Rutter Families, on one microfilm reel, 368 pages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: printed for the author by the J. B. Lippincott Company, 1904), #1365. William Heaton Yerkes, page 201. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.
  4. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, page 653. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  5. [S1819] United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, online at www.ancestry.com, registration of Morris Hogeland Yerkes of Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA, born on 16 October 1895 in Southampton, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing The National Archives at St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, World War II draft cards (Fourth Registration) for the State of Pennsylvania, Record Group: Records of the Selective Service System, Group# 147, Series# M1951. Hereinafter cited as United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  6. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1320; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0049; FHL microfilm: 1375333. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Federal Census.
  7. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Wm H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1543; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 55. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Federal Census.
  8. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Will H. and Caroline H. Yerkes, Upper Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: m-t0627-03447; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 9-86. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.
  9. [S1913] U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Morris H. Yerkes and Gladys B. Farmer on 22 June 1940 in the Harriet Hollond Memorial Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1907, citing 95-1020 49A Box 2. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970.
  10. [S1891] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, online at www.ancestry.com, listing for Morris H Yerkes and Gladys B Yerkes at 503 Cortez Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, USA in the Clearwater, Florida, City Directory for 1959. Hereinafter cited as U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995.
  11. [S1891] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, online at www.ancestry.com, listing for Morris H Yerkes and Gladys B Yerkes at 503 Cortez Avenue, Clearwater, Florida, USA in the Clearwater, Florida, City Directory, 1960.
  12. [S2100] Bucks County Courier Times (Levittown, Pennsylvania), online at www.ancestry.com, obituary published Saturday, 15 April 1967, page 3, for Mrs. Gladys Bloomfield Yerkes, wife of Morris H. Yerkes of 200 Buck Road, Huntingdon Valley, died Thursday, 13 April 1967 in Clearwater, Florida; Mrs. Yerkes had been a winter visitor in Belleaire Bluffs, Florida since 1957; survived by husband, and three brothers and three sisters: Edward Bloomfield of Holland, Herbert Bloomfield of Woodbury, New Jersey, Chester Bloomfield of Fishing Creek, Maryland, Mrs. J. Howard Maxwell of Middlesex, New Jersey, Mrs. Paul Kirschmann of Belleair Bluffs, and Mrs. L. H. Trimmer of Harbor Bluffs, Florida; interment in Union Cemetery, Richboro. Hereinafter cited as Bucks County Courier Times (Levittown, Pennsylvania).
  13. [S1847] Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, online at www.ancestry.com citing original data from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 546 and Methodist Church Records. Valley Forge, Pennsylvania: Eastern Pennsylvania United Methodist Church Commission on Archives and History; burial of Gladys B Yerkes, age 72, born 1895, died 13 April 1967, burial on 17 April 1967 in Section A, Plot 60, New Ground at Richboro, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA, Cemetery or Funeral at Union Cemetery, referencing Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, Reel# 1016. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013.
  14. [S1847] Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, online at www.ancestry.com, burial of Morris Yerkes, age 87, born about 1896, died in Philadelphia of heart attack on 15 January 1983, burial on 19 January 1983 in Section A, Plot 60, #3 Grant, at Richboro, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA, Cemetery or Funeral at Union Cemetery, referencing Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, Reel# 1016.
  15. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Morris Yerkes, Memorial# 199095657. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.