Nathan Yarnes

First Generation

1. NATHAN1 YARNES was born circa 1773 (died aged 81y 6m 6d). Nathan died 23 February 1855 at 81 years of age (info from Fred Sherwood, e-mail dated 12 Oct 1995). His body was interred (Clifford Cemetery).

He married JANE LOWRY. Jane was born circa 1780 (died aged 89y 4m 17d). Jane died 14 September 1869 at 89 years of age (info from Fred Sherwood, e-mail dated 12 Oct 1995). Her body was interred (Clifford Cemetery).

Nathan Yarnes' will was written 5 March 1860. He was then a resident of Greenfield, Luzerne Co, PA. It was probated at Wilkes Barre 24 Nov 1860. He gave land to three of his sisters, Sally Cobb, Lydia Wall and Jane Wetherby. He also requested that Jane Wetherby take care of his mother. The remainder of his personal estate was to be divided between Amy Thompson, Esther Ann Yarns and Louisa Yarns.

Nathan YARNES and Jane LOWRY had the following children:

i. NATHAN2 YARNES was born before 1860, the first event for which there is a recorded date. Nathan died 1860 in Greenfield, Luzerne Co, PA.

ii. SALLY YARNES was born before 1860, the first event for which there is a recorded date. She married ZIPRON COBB before 1860.

iii. LYDIA YARNES was born before 1860, the first event for which there is a recorded date. She married ? WALL before 1860.

iv. EUNICE YARNES was born on (birth date unknown). She married JOHN COBB (info from Fred Sherwood, e-mail dated 12 Oct 1995).

2 v. WARD L. YARNES was born circa 1795.

vi. JANE YARNES was born circa 1808 (info from 1860 census Scott twp, Luzerne Co, PA). She married JERVIS WETHERBY .

 

Second Generation

2. WARD L.2 YARNES (Nathan1) was born in NY circa 1795.

He married BETSY ? circa 1828 (info from 1850 census, Chenango Co, NY). Betsy was born in NY circa 1805 (info from 1850 census, Chenango Co, NY).

The 1830 census has Ward Yarnes living in Lisle, Broome County, New York. The 1850 census has Ward Yarnes and his family living in Chenango County, NY.

Ward L. YARNES and Betsy ? had the following children:

i. WARD3 YARNES was born in NY circa 1819 (info from 1850 census, Chenango Co, NY).

ii. NATHAN YARNES was born in NY circa 1829.

iii. DIANA YARNES was born in NY circa 1832.

iv. ROXANNA YARNES was born in NY circa 1834 (info from 1850 census Smithville, Chenango Co, NY).

v. ELIZABETH YARNES was born in NY circa 1837 (info from 1850 census Smithville, Chenango Co, NY).

vi. JAMES YARNES was born in NY circa 1841 (info from 1850 census Smithville, Chenango Co, NY).

vii. THOMAS YARNES was born in NY circa 1843 (info from 1850 census Smithville, Chenango Co, NY).

viii. CELIA YARNES was born in NY circa 1848 (info from 1850 census Smithville, Chenango Co, NY).

x. JULIA YARNES was born in NY April 1850 (info from 1850 census Smithville, Chenango Co, NY).

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7 July 1999