Daniel Yerkes1

b. 23 July 1767, d. 30 September 1824
Father*Silas Yerkes1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*23 July 1767Daniel Yerkes was born on 23 July 1767 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1,2,3
Marriage*13 December 1787He married first Martha Collum, daughter of John Collum and Alice __?__, on 13 December 1787.1,2,4,3
(Husband) Death3 February 1789Daniel became a widower when Martha (Collum) Yerkes died on 3 February 1789 at the age of 23 years, 3 months.2,4
Marriage*5 October 1792He married second Esther Lykens, daughter of Jonathan Lykens, on 5 October 1792.1,2,3,5
Death*30 September 1824He died on 30 September 1824 in Moreland at age 571,2,3
Burial* and was buried in the Old School Baptist Meeting House Cemetery, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.3

Family 1

Martha Collum b. Nov 1765, d. 3 Feb 1789

Family 2

Esther Lykens b. 12 Apr 1772, d. 1 Oct 1869
Children1.Silas Yerkes2 b. 20 Sep 1793, d. 20 Apr 1876
2.Jonathan Yerkes+2,6,7,3 b. 3 Feb 1795, d. 17 May 1866
3.Charles Yerkes2 b. 5 Jan 1797
4.Martha Yerkes2 b. 4 May 1800
5.Jane Yerkes2 b. 1803, d. 9 Dec 1884
6.Sarah Yerkes+2,8 b. 29 Dec 1806, d. 29 Dec 1885
7.Hiram Yerkes2 b. 11 Feb 1810, d. 19 Nov 1893
8.Harrison Yerkes2 b. 13 Oct 1813, d. 7 Apr 1890

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.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #63. Daniel Yerkes, page 43.
  3. [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, Daniel Yerkes, Memorial# 20225987. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Martha (Collom) Yerkes, Memorial# 71982269.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Esther (Lykens) Yerkes, Memorial# 20226000.
  6. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #227. Jonathan Yerkes, page 76.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Jonathan Yerkes, Memorial# 14794197.
  8. [S2080] Richard Wynkoop, Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America : also a table of Dutch given names, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (New York, New York: Wynkoop & Hallenbeck, 1878), #411. John Wynkoop, page 105. Hereinafter cited as Wynkoop genealogy in the United States of America.

Daniel Clifford Yerkes1,2

b. 12 October 1889, d. 5 March 1958
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*12 October 1889Daniel Clifford Yerkes was born on 12 October 1889 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4,5
Name VariationHe was called Clifford.1,3
(Son) Census US 190027 June 1900He was enumerated as Clifford on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of his parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 10 years old and had attended school for 9½ months of the census year.1
(Son) Census US 19105 May 1910D. Clifford was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 5 May 1910 in the household of his parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He was 20 years old and working as a laborer on the family farm.2
Marriage*He married Flora May Kenderdine, daughter of Eugene K. Kenderdine and Sarah V. Weber.6,7
Census US 1920*2 January 1920Flora M. and D. Clifford Yerkes were enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 2 January 1920 on Davisville Road, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Clifford was 30 years of age and working as a farmer on his own general farm, and Flora was 28 years of age. They owned their farm with a mortgage and had four children who were enumerated with them in 1920. Horace W. was 4 years and six months old; Wallace K. was 2 years and two months old; Hilda M. was 1 year and nine months old; and Sarah V. was two months old.8
Census US 1930*17 April 1930Flora and D. Clifford Yerkes were enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 17 April 1930 on Bristol Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Clifford was 40 years of age and owned and operated his own general farm, and Flora was 38 years of age. They had been married for 15 years and their six children were enumerated with them in 1930. The four oldest were attending school: Horace was 14 years old; Wallace was 13; Hilda was 12; and Sarah V. was 9. The two youngest children, Newlin H. and Mildred, were ages 4 and 3 years, respectively. Also residing in the Yerkes household in 1930 were two lodgers: John Homly, who was age 56, and John Becker, who was age 36, both of whom worked as general laborers on the Yerkes farm.9
Census US 1940*30 April 1940Flora and Clifford Yerkes were enumerated on the 1940 census taken on 29 and 30 April 1940 on Hogeland Road, Upper Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Clifford was 50 years of age and owned and operated his own farm for income of $3,000, and also reported he had additional sources of income. Flora was 48 years of age and worked at home doing housework. They owned their farm which was valued at $15,000 and reported they had lived in the same house in 1935 as they did in 1940. Clifford had completed elementary school through the 8th grade, and Flora had completed the second year of high school. Their oldest child, Horace, had married and no longer lived with his parents, while the youngest six were enumerated with the couple in 1940. Wallace was 23 years of age, had completed one year of high school, and worked as a farmhand on the family farm; Hilda was 22 years of age, had completed four years of high school, and worked at home doing housework; Sarah was 20 years old and had completed four years of high school; Newlin was 14 years old and had completed elementary school through the 8th grade; Mildred was 13 years old and had completed elementary school through the 7th grade; and Bernice was 8 years old and had completed elementary school through the 2nd grade. The four youngest children, Sarah, Newlin, Mildred and Bernice, had all attended school within the census year.10
Death*5 March 1958He died on 5 March 1958 in Bucks County at age 687
Burial* and was buried in the New Ground Grant B 68 of Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks County.7

Family

Flora May Kenderdine b. 14 Nov 1891, d. 5 Jul 1972
Children1.Horace W. Yerkes8 b. 13 Jun 1915, d. 8 Oct 1996
2.Wallace K. Yerkes8 b. 16 Oct 1916, d. 9 Mar 2011
3.Hilda M. Yerkes8 b. 28 Mar 1918
4.Sarah V. Yerkes+8,11 b. 27 Oct 1919, d. 29 Mar 1998
5.Newlin H. Yerkes9 b. 1926
6.Mildred Yerkes9 b. 1927
7.Bernice Yerkes10 b. 1932

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 United States Federal Census.
  2. [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 United States 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, Daniel Clifford Yerkes, Memorial# 89207158, his place of birth reported as Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Flora May (Kenderdine) Yerkes, Memorial# 89207439.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Daniel Clifford Yerkes, Memorial# 89207158.
  8. [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 United States Federal Census.
  9. [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 United States Federal Census.
  10. [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 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S1456] Social Security (U.S.) Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, online at www.ancestry.com, Social Security information for Sarah Virginia Yerkes, born on 27 October 1919 at Davisville, Pennsylvania, child of Clifford D Yerkes and Flora M Kenderdine, died on 29 March 1998, agency notes: Dec 1940: Name listed as SARAH VIRGINIA YERKES; 01 Feb 1995: Name listed as SARAH YERKES SLACK; Name listed as SARAH VIRGINIA SLACK; 07 Apr 1998: Name listed as SARAH Y SLACK. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Deborah Yerkes1

b. 3 September 1753, d. 11 February 1826
Father*Silas Yerkes1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*3 September 1753Deborah Yerkes was born on 3 September 1753 in Warminster or Warwick, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.2,3,4
Marriage*12 December 1772She married Samuel Ayres, son of William Ayres and Margaret Kean, on 12 December 1772.1,5,4,6
(Wife) Death26 October 1804Deborah became a widow when Samuel Ayres died on 26 October 1804 at age 55.5,6
Death*11 February 1826She died on 11 February 1826 at age 721,5,4
Burial* and was buried with her husband in Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Abington, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Samuel Ayres b. 28 Mar 1749, d. 26 Oct 1804

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.
  2. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #9. Silas Yerkes, pages 19-21, reporting his daughter Deborah's birth in Warwick, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #54. Deborah Yerkes, page 42, reporting her birth in Warminster, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  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, Deborah (Yerkes) Ayres, Memorial# 14789324. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #54. Deborah Yerkes, page 42.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Samuel Ayres, Memorial# 59192561.

Elias Yerkes1

b. 7 February 1729, d. 16 January 1799
Father*Herman Yerkes1 b. c 1689, d. b 4 Mar 1751
Mother*Elizabeth Watts1 b. 15 Apr 1689, d. 11 Oct 1756
Birth*7 February 1729Elias Yerkes was born on 7 February 1729 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Marriage*He married Rebecca Foster.1,2,3
Death*16 January 1799He died on 16 January 1799 in Montgomery County at age 691,2
Burial* and was buried in Old School Baptist Meeting House Cemetery, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Rebecca Foster b. 1735, d. 30 Nov 1820
Child1.Arthur Yerkes+4,2,5 b. 11 Feb 1769, d. 23 Oct 1840

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, Elias Yerkes, Memorial# 14803074. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Rebecca (Foster) Yerkes, Memorial# 14803076.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Arthur Yerkes, Memorial# 14789424.
  5. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #90. Arthur Yerkes, page 47.

Elias Dungan Yerkes1,2

b. 7 December 1751, d. 15 January 1828
Father*Silas Yerkes1,2,3 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1,2,3,4 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*7 December 1751Elias Dungan Yerkes was born on 7 December 1751 in Warminster Township or Warwick, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.5,6,2
Marriage*He married Martha Coffing.7,2,8
Death*15 January 1828He died on 15 January 1828 in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, at age 76.1,9

Family

Martha Coffing b. 1752
Child1.Hannah Yerkes+10 b. Jul 1772, d. 12 Feb 1844

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), #53. Elias Yerkes, page 41. 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, Elias Dungan Yerkes, Memorial# 114537054. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Silas Yerkes, Memorial# 14803065.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Hannah (Dungan) Yerkes, Memorial# 63687638.
  5. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #9. Silas Yerkes, pages 19-21, reporting his son Elias's birth in Warwick Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  6. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #53. Elias Yerkes, page 41, reporting his place of birth as Warminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
  7. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #53. Elias Yerkes, page 41, reporting the name of his wife was not known.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Martha (Coffing) Yerkes, Memorial# 114537195.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Elias Dungan Yerkes, Memorial# 114537054, recording his date of death as 15 January 1837.
  10. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #53. Elias Yerkes, page 41, reporting the name of her mother was not known.

Elizabeth Yerkes1

b. 29 January 1725, d. 11 March 1793
Father*Herman Yerkes1 b. c 1689, d. b 4 Mar 1751
Mother*Elizabeth Watts1 b. 15 Apr 1689, d. 11 Oct 1756
Birth*29 January 1725Elizabeth Yerkes was born on 29 January 1725 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married John Howell Esq.1
Death*11 March 1793She died on 11 March 1793 at age 68.1

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), #2. Herman Yerkes, pages 9-11. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Elizabeth Yerkes1

b. 1 September 1748
Father*John Yerkes1 b. 21 Feb 1714, d. 1790
Mother*Alice McVaugh1 b. 5 Apr 1717
Birth*1 September 1748Elizabeth Yerkes was born on 1 September 1748 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.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), #5. John Yerkes, pages 14-15. Hereinafter cited as Chronicle of the Yerkes Family.

Elizabeth Yerkes1

b. 7 October 1801, d. 10 May 1845
Father*Benjamin Yerkes1 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
Mother*Margaret Jones1 b. 23 Aug 1768, d. 18 Sep 1850
Birth*7 October 1801Elizabeth Yerkes was born on 7 October 1801 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania,1
Death*10 May 1845 and died unmarried and without issue on 10 May 1845 at age 43.1

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.

Elizabeth Yerkes1

b. 26 March 1758, d. 2 September 1826
Father*Silas Yerkes1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*26 March 1758Elizabeth Yerkes was born on 26 March 1758 in Warwick, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married Daniel Howell.1
Death*2 September 1826She died on 2 September 1826 at age 68.1

Family

Daniel Howell

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.

Elizabeth H. Yerkes1,2

b. 16 April 1898, d. 12 September 1985
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*16 April 1898Elizabeth H. Yerkes was born on 16 April 1898 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4
(Daughter) Census US 190027 June 1900Elizabeth was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 2 years old.1
(Daughter) Census US 19105 May 1910Elizabeth was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 5 May 1910 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 12 years old and had attended school within the census year.5
(Daughter) Census US 19207 January 1920Elizabeth H. 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 21 years of age and worked for a salary as a school teacher.2
Marriage*1 January 1921She married Russell C. Major, son of Fred C. Major and Marietta Major, on 1 January 1921 in Fairview Presbyterian Church, Glenmoore, Chester County, Pennsylvania.6
(Wife) DeathJune 1973Elizabeth became a widow when Russell C. Major died in June 1973 at about age 74.7,8
Death*12 September 1985She died on 12 September 1985 at her home in Chatham, Morris County, New Jersey, at age 877,9
Burial* and was buried with her husband in Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.9,8

Family

Russell C. Major b. 28 Jun 1899, d. Jun 1973

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 United States 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 United States 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. [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 United States Federal Census.
  6. [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; marriage of Elizabeth H. Yerkes and Russel C. Major on 1 January 1921 in the Fairview Presbyterian Church, Glen Moore, Pennsylvania, USA, referencing Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1907. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013.
  7. [S2096] U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, online at www.ancestry.com, Daily Record, Morristown, New Jersey, 25 September 1985, page 16, death of Elizabeth Y. Major, age 87, on 12 September 1985 at her home in Chatham, Morris County, New Jersey, retired real estate broker, widow of Russell C. Major who died in 1973, born in Southampton, Pennsylvania, survivors include two daughters and a sister, Thelma Hogeland of Lewiston, Montana. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current.
  8. [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, Russell C Major, Memorial# 77986429. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth H (Yerkes) Major, Memorial# 77986430.

Ella R. Yerkes1

b. 14 November 1867, d. 7 March 1883
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 November 1867Ella R. Yerkes was born on 14 November 1867 in Pennsylvania.1,2
(Daughter) Census US 187030 July 1870Ella R. was enumerated on the 1870 census taken on 30 July 1870 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 2 years old.1
(Daughter) Census US 18802 June 1880Ella R. was enumerated on the 1880 census taken on 2 June 1880 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 12 years old and attending school.3
Death*7 March 1883She died on 7 March 1883 at age 15.2

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 United States 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 United States Federal Census.

Ella R. Yerkes1

b. 20 July 1883, d. 7 July 1965
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*20 July 1883Ella R. Yerkes was born on 20 July 1883 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.2,1,4,3
Name VariationHer full name was Ella Rebecca Yerkes.3
(Daughter) Census US 190027 June 1900Ella R. was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 16 years old and had attended school for 9 months of the census year.1
Marriage*1907She married Nelson Hollowell Yerkes, son of Arthur Watts Yerkes and Margaret Hallowell, in 1907. They were fourth cousins one time removed.5,4
(Wife) Death10 January 1955Ella became a widow when Nelson Hollowell Yerkes died on 10 January 1955 just 16 days short of his 73rd birthday.5
Death*7 July 1965She died in 7 July 1965 in The Baptist Home, Philadelphia, at age 814,6
Burial*10 July 1965 and was buried on 10 July 1965 with her husband in Davisville Baptist Church Cemetery, Ridley Park, Bucks County.4,5,6

Family

Nelson Hollowell Yerkes b. 26 Jan 1882, d. 10 Jan 1955

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 United States 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. [S1456] Social Security (U.S.) Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, online at www.ancestry.com, Social Security information for Ella Rebecca Yerkes, born on 20 July 1883 at Southampton, Pennsylvania, child of William H Yerkes and Caroline H Hogeland, agency notes: Jul 1963: Name listed as ELLA REBECCA YERKES. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  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, Ella R Yerkes, Memorial# 20146857. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Nelson Hallowell Yerkes, Memorial# 20146850.
  6. [S1814] Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Ella R Yerkes, certificate# 073203-65, age 81, widow of Nelson H. Yerkes, school teacher, born on 20 July 1883 in Pennsylvania, died on 7 July 1965 at The Baptist Home in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, parents William H Yerkes and Caroline Hogeland, burial on 10 July 1965 in Davisville Baptist Cemetery. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968.

Emma Francena Yerkes1,2,3,4

b. 22 October 1838, d. 20 December 1917
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Isaac Yerkes4,5 b. 17 Sep 1806, d. 2 Apr 1854
Mother*Catherine Wynkoop4,5 b. 25 Jul 1811, d. 10 Dec 1883
Birth*22 October 1838Emma Francena Yerkes was born on 22 October 1838 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.4,3,1
(Daughter) Census US 185024 July 1850Emma was enumerated on the 1850 census taken on 24 July 1850 in the household of her parents in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. She was 11 years old and attending school.6
Marriage*She married Charles W. Heaton, son of William Heaton and Elizabeth Stockdale.1,7,4
Census US 1880*11 June 1880Emma Francena and Charles W. Heaton were enumerated on the 1880 census taken on 11 June 1880 in Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Charles was 36 years of age and a farmer, and Emma was 41 years of age and keeping house. The couple's five surviving children were enumerated with their parents in 1880. Isaac was 8 years old and attending school; Norman was 6 years old and also at school; Rebecca was 5; Wallace was 3; and Carrie was one year old. Three additional individuals, all recorded as "helpers", also resided with the Heatons in 1880. Emma Shushtine was age 13 and born in Pennsylvania; Thomas Pigeon was 27 years of age and born in New Jersey; and Will Branthorst was age 16 and born in Germany.2
(Wife) Death22 October 1899Emma became a widow when Charles W. Heaton died on 22 October 1899 at age 55.8,7
Census US 1900*4 June 1900Emma F. Heaton was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 4 June 1900 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 61 years of age and a widow. She had given birth to six children, five of whom were living, and she owned her home free of mortgage. Three of her children were enumerated with their mother in 1900. Reba M. was 25 years of age; Wallace D. was 23 years old; and Carrie F. was 21. All three were teachers.9
Census US 1910*15 April 1910Emma F. Heaton was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 15 April 1910 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 71 years of age and a widow, had given birth to six children, five of whom were living, and she owned her home free of mortgage. Two of her children resided with her in 1910. Her son, Wallace D., was 33 years of age, single, and worked as a teacher in a business college; and her daughter, Carrie F., was 31 years of age, single, and worked as a teacher in a public school. The final member of the Heaton household in 1920 was Elizabeth A. Marshall, who was a boarder, 27 years old, single, and also worked as a teacher in a public school.10
Death*20 December 1917She died on 20 December 1917 at home in Upper Moreland, Montgomery County, at age 79.1,3,5
Burial*She was buried with her husband in Davisville Baptist Church Cemetery, Davisville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.3,7

Family

Charles W. Heaton b. 21 Apr 1844, d. 22 Oct 1899
Children1.Samuel Jones Yerkes Heaton11 b. 31 Dec 1870, d. 17 Jul 1871
2.Isaac Y. Heaton12 b. 20 Mar 1872, d. 10 Oct 1925
3.Norman L. Heaton+1 b. 3 Nov 1873, d. 12 Sep 1961
4.Rebecca Heaton1 b. 15 Jan 1875, d. 8 Mar 1953
5.Wallace D. Heaton+1 b. 21 Oct 1876, d. 20 Jul 1955
6.Caroline F. Heaton1 b. 9 Feb 1879, d. 17 Apr 1941

Citations

  1. [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 662. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles and Emma F. Heaton, Mooreland, Montgomery, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1158; Page: 339C; Enumeration District: 017. Hereinafter cited as 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [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, Emma F (Yerkes) Heaton, Memorial# 69143511. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [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.
  5. [S1814] Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968, 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, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968.
  6. [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 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Charles W Heaton, Memorial# 69143512.
  8. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 18, page 653.
  9. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Emma F. Heaton, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241385. Hereinafter cited as 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Emma F. Heaton, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1320; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0049; FHL microfilm: 1375333. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Samuel Heaton, Memorial# 69143513.
  12. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, I Y Heaton, Memorial# 69143510.

Esther Yerkes1

b. 13 February 1755
Father*Silas Yerkes1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*13 February 1755Esther Yerkes was born on 13 February 1755 in Warwick, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married Charles Ayres.1

Family

Charles Ayres

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.

Ethel M. Yerkes1,2

b. 4 March 1891, d. 4 April 1979
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*4 March 1891Ethel M. Yerkes was born on 4 March 1891 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4,5
(Daughter) Census US 190027 June 1900Ethel was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 9 years old and had attended school for 9½ months of the census year.1
(Daughter) Census US 19105 May 1910Ethel M. was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 5 May 1910 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 18 years old and had attended school within the census year.2
Marriage*1919She married William F. Klenk, son of William J. Klenk and Anna C. Schramm, in 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.4,6,7,8
(Sister-in-Law) Train Crash5 December 1921 The Bryn Athyn train crash of 5 December 1921 was called a 'Titanic' disaster.

The local hero of the event was Jacob B. Klenk who was credited with saving seven lives, one life being that of his sister-in-law, Ethel M. (Yerkes) Klenk, wife of his brother, William F. Klenk. It happened when two passenger trains traveling on a single track of the Philadelphia and Reading Railway collided head-on between the now-defunct Woodmont and Paper Mill stations in Upper Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. One train was heading from Newtown to Philadelphia and the other in the opposite direction. The result was 27 dead, 70 injured, and the casualties included many who burned to death.9,10
(Wife) Death16 March 1958Ethel became a widow when William F. Klenk died on 16 March 1958 at age 67.7,11
Death*4 April 1979She died on 4 April 1979 at age 886
Burial* and was buried with her husband in Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.6,7

Family

William F. Klenk b. 3 Apr 1890, d. 16 Mar 1958

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 United States Federal Census.
  2. [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 United States 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, Ethel M (Yerkes) Klenk, Memorial# 199095756, her place of birth reported as Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ethel M (Yerkes) Klenk, Memorial# 199095756.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, William F Klenk, Memorial# 131643667.
  8. [S1817] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Marriage Index, 1885-1951, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Ethel M Yerkes and William F Klenk in 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, referencing Digital GSU# 4143599. Hereinafter cited as Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Marriage Index, 1885-1951.
  9. [S2097] Jacob B. Klenk, 1921 Bryn Athyn Train Wreck Hero, online at Historical Newspapers from 1700s-2000s, at www.newspapers.com, The Philadelphia Inquirer, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), Sunday, 11 December 1921, page 10. Hereinafter cited as Jacob B. Klenk, 1921 Bryn Athyn Train Wreck Hero.
  10. [S2098] Bryn Athyn Train Crash of 5 December 1921, newspaper photo; Bucks County Courier Times.com, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, https://www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/article/20131201/…
  11. [S1814] Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, death of William F Klenk of 720 Second Street Pike, Upper Southampton Township, Bucks County, certificate# 27008, age 67, husband of Ethel Y. Klenk, retired painter, born on 3 April 1890 in Philadelphia, died on 16 March 1958 in Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA, parents William Klenk and Anna Schramm, informant Ethel Y. Klenk, burial on 20 March 1958 in Union Cemetery, Richboro. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968.

George Yerkes1

b. 1937
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*1937George Yerkes was born about 1937 in Pennsylvania.1
(Son) Census US 194030 April 1940George 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 3 years old.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 United States Federal Census.

Gertrude Yerkes1

b. 1 November 1885, d. 8 April 1927
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*1 November 1885Gertrude Yerkes was born on 1 November 1885 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.1,2,3
(Daughter) Census US 190027 June 1900Gertrude was enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 27 June 1900 in the household of her parents in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was 14 years old and had attended school for 9½ months of the census year.1
(Niece) Census US 191022 April 1910Gertrude was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 22 April 1910 in the household of her aunt and uncle, Mary and Abraham Hogeland, on North Street, Lewistown, Fergus County, Montana. Gertrude was 24 years of age and worked as a teacher in a public school.4
Marriage*18 December 1915She married, as his first wife, Theodore Hogeland, son of Abraham Hogeland and Mary Walton, on 18 December 1915 in the First Methodist Episcopal Church, Camden, Camden County, New Jersey. They were first cousins, as Theodore's father and Gertrude's mother were siblings.5,6
Census US 1920*30 January 1920Gertrude W. and Theodore Hogeland Jr. were enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 30 January 1920 in the rural area identified as School District 15, Fergus County, Montana. Theodore was 30 years of age and a general farmer, and Gertrude W. was 34 years of age. They owned their home and farm with a mortgage, and had two children who were enumerated with them. The effective date of the census was 1 January 1920, so Abraham W. was recorded as 3 years and 2 months old, and Mary C. was recorded as 3 months old.7
Death*8 April 1927She died of scarlet fever on 8 April 1927 in Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, at age 418
Burial*10 April 1927 and was buried on 10 April 1927 in Union Cemetery, Richboro, Bucks County.8

Family

Theodore Hogeland b. Dec 1890, d. 29 Dec 1984
Children1.Abraham W. Hogeland5 b. 14 Oct 1916
2.Mary Caroline Hogeland9 b. 25 Sep 1919
3.Daniel W. Hogeland10 b. 7 Feb 1922
4.Ethel Elizabeth Hogeland11 b. 21 Feb 1925

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 United States 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. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of A. and Mary Hogeland, Lewistown Ward 1, Fergus, Montana; Roll: T624_831; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1374844. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Theodore and Gertrude W. Hogeland, School District 15, Fergus, Montana; Roll: T625_970; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 97. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1733] New Jersey, U.S., United Methodist Church Records, 1800-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Gertrude Yerkes, born Southampton, Pennsylvania, age 30, and Theodore Hogeland, born Deerfield, Montana, age 25, farmer, on 18 December 1915 at the First Methodist Episcopal Church in Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USA, citing New Jersey, U.S., United Methodist Church Records, 1800-1970, Greater New Jersey Annual Conference Commission on Archives and History, Madison, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey, U.S., United Methodist Church Records, 1800-1970.
  7. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Gertrude W. and Theodore Hogeland Jr., School District 15, Fergus, Montana; Roll: T625_970; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 97.
  8. [S1814] Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Gertrude Y Hogeland, certificate# 41796, age 41, wife of Theodore Hogeland Jr., housewife, born on 1 November 1885 in Pennsylvania, died of scarlet fever on 8 April 1927 in Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA, parents William H Yerkes and Carrie Hogeland, informant William H. Yerkes, Southampton, burial on 10 April 1927 in Union Cemetery, Richboro, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968.
  9. [S2093] Montana, U.S., Birth Records, 1897-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Mary Caroline Hogeland on 25 September 1919 in Lewistown, Fergus, Montana, USA, to Theodore Hogeland and Gertrude Hogeland, citing Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, Montana, Montana, Birth Records, 1919-1986. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., Birth Records, 1897-1988.
  10. [S2093] Montana, U.S., Birth Records, 1897-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Hogeland on 7 February 1922 in Lewistown, Fergus, Montana, USA, to Theo Hogeland and Gertrude Hogeland, citing Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, Montana, Montana, Birth Records, 1919-1986.
  11. [S2093] Montana, U.S., Birth Records, 1897-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Ethel Elizabeth Hogeland on 21 February 1925 in Lewistown, Fergus, Montana, USA, to Theo Hogeland and Gertrude Hogeland, citing Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, Montana, Montana, Birth Records, 1919-1986.

Hannah Yerkes1

b. 21 March 1788, d. 21 December 1823
Father*Benjamin Yerkes1 b. 28 Apr 1758, d. 11 Aug 1841
Mother*Margaret Jones1 b. 23 Aug 1768, d. 18 Sep 1850
Birth*21 March 1788Hannah Yerkes was born on 21 March 1788 in Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married Isaac Dirling.1
Death*21 December 1823She died on 21 December 1823 at age 35.1

Family

Isaac Dirling

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.

Hannah Yerkes1

b. July 1772, d. 12 February 1844
Father*Elias Dungan Yerkes1 b. 7 Dec 1751, d. 15 Jan 1828
Mother*Martha Coffing1 b. 1752
Birth*July 1772Hannah Yerkes was born in July 1772 in Pennsylvania.1,2
Marriage*She married, as his first wife, John Morrison.3,2,4
Death*12 February 1844She died on 12 February 1844 at age 712
Burial* and was buried in the Old School Baptist Meeting House Cemetery, Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

John Morrison b. 1767, d. 17 Mar 1858
Children1.Joseph Morrison5,2 b. 18 Oct 1794, d. 30 Jul 1880
2.Hannah Yerkes Morrison6,2 b. 10 Feb 1796, d. 10 Dec 1860
3.John Morrison7 b. 28 Oct 1807
4.Sarah Morrison8 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), #53. Elias Yerkes, page 41, reporting the name of her mother was not known. 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, Hannah (Yerkes) Morrison, Memorial# 14794173. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #53. Elias Yerkes, page 41.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John Morrison, Memorial# 53828853.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Joseph Morrison, Memorial# 53828538.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Hannah Yerkes (Morrison) Erwin, Memorial# 81958250.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John Morrison, Memorial# 114518282.
  8. [S2079] Josiah Granville Leach, Chronicle of the Yerkes Family, #140. Jones Yerkes, page 63.

Hannah Yerkes1

b. circa 1764
Father*Silas Yerkes1 b. 15 Feb 1723, d. 25 Sep 1795
Mother*Hannah Dungan1 b. 24 Sep 1725, d. 22 Aug 1792
Birth*circa 1764Hannah Yerkes was born circa 1764 in the Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*She married John Wright.1

Family

John Wright

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.

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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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 United States 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.