Yeates Family History

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Yeates Name Meaning

English: variant of Yates.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Yeats, Yeatts, Yates, Estes, Meares, Heater, Bettes, Crates, Keatts

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Yeates Family Origin

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Yeates Family Occupations

What did your Yeates ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Yeates. 18% of Yeates men worked as a Farmer and 31% of Yeates women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yeates were Income and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Income

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Saleslady
  • Housekeeper
  • Bookkeeper
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Yeates Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Yeates. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yeates census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Yeates. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Yeates. For the veterans among your Yeates ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yeates Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeates lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Yeates life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Yeates in 1955 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yeates

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yeates ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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