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Early Virginia Newspaper extracts - Yancey Entries

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Early Virginia Newspaper extracts - Yancey Entries

Posted: 8 May 2007 10:53AM GMT
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Yancey
Richmond news (Richmond, Va.)
January 3, 1902.
The marriage of Miss Mary Louise Durrett and John Samuel Leake took place in Tabor Church, near Yancey’s Mills, Va., at 1:30 o’clock. Mr. and Mrs. Leake will make their future home in Louisville, Kentucky. (p. 5, c. 3).

Richmond Whig & public advertiser (Richmond, Va. : 1833 : Semiweekly)
Tuesday, August 30, 1853.
Died- In New Orleans on July 22, Mary B. Macon, wife of Thoams L. Macon, late of Lynchburg and dau. of Joel Yancey, formerly of Bedford County. (p. 2, c. 5)

Daily Richmond enquirer (Richmond, Va. : 1844)
Wednesday, December 25, 1844.
Married- On the 15th inst. at the tavern of Mr. Richard Mason, Yancey, by the Rev. James Roberts, Mr. Samuel L. Jones, to Miss Barbara Ellen, daughter of Mr. Michael Talley, both of Louisa. (p. 3, c. 2)

Lynchburg Virginian (Lynchburg, Va. : 1829)
Thursday, April 4, 1839.
Married- On Thursday, March 21, by Rev. William S. Reid, William T. Yancey, Counsellor at Law, to Miss Lucy E. Davis, daughter of Henry Davis, all of Lynchburg. (p. 3, c. 3)

Virginia herald (Fredericksburg, Va.)
Wednesday, July 17, 1833.
Died- In Petersburg, on Saturday, July 6, Francis G. Yancey, senior editor of the Petersburg Intelligencer. (p. 3, c. 2)

Lynchburg Virginian (Lynchburg, Va. : 1829)
Thursday, August 5, 1830.
Married- On Wednesday, July 28, by Rev. Nicholas H. Cobbs, Thomas Steptoe, of Campbell County, to Miss Catherine L. Yancey, eldest daughter of Maj. Joel Yancey, of Bedford County. (p. 3, c. 5)

Richmond commercial compiler.
Friday, November 6, 1829.
Died- On November 5, in his 20th year, Mr. Rufus A. Yancey, of Caswell County, N. C. Funeral today from Mrs. Dupuy’s Mansim House. (p. 3, c. 1)

Visitor and telegraph.
Saturday, June 27, 1829.
Died- At Chapel Hill, NC on June 10, Mrs. Mary Yancey, wife of Dr. Charles Yancey, in her 23rd year. (p. 3, c. 5)

Visitor and telegraph.
Saturday, November 21, 1829.
Married- On November 4, by Rev. P. W. Dowd, Dr. H. McAdein, to Miss Frances W. Yancey, daughter of the late Bartlett Yancey, both of Caswell County, N.C. (p. 3, c. 5)

Visitor and telegraph.
Saturday, November 7, 1829.
Died- In Richmond on November 5, Rufus A. Yancey of Caswell County, N.C. (p. 3, c. 5)

Virginia herald (Fredericksburg, Va.)
Wednesday, September 10, 1828.
Died- At his residence in North Carolina on August 30, Bartlett Yancey, formerly a representative in Congress from that state. (p. 3, c. 4)

American commercial beacon and Norfolk & Portsmouth daily advertiser
Tuesday, October 18, 1825.
Died- In Murfreesborough, N.C. on Wednesday, October 12, James M. Yancey, of that place. (p. 1, c 1)

Richmond enquirer (Richmond, Va. : 1815 : Semiweekly)
Friday, September 23, 1825.
Married- On Wednesday, September 7, 1825, by Rev. William S. Reid, Mr. Richard G. Morris, of Gloucester County, to Mrs. Elizabeth R. Williams, daughter of Mr. Charles Yancey, of Buckingham County. (p. 3, c. 4)

Virginian (Lynchburg, Va. : 1822 : Semiweekly)
Married- On Wednesday, Sept. 7, by Rev. William S. Reid, Mr. Richard G. Morriss, of Gloucester, to Mrs. Elizabeth R. Williams, daughter of Charles Yancey, of Buckingham County. (p. 3, c. 4)
Thursday, September 15, 1825.

Virginian (Lynchburg, Va. : 1822 : Semiweekly)
Friday, November 29, 1822.
Married- On Thursday, November 21, by Rev. Joseph Carson, Mr. David Rhodes, of Lynchburg, to Miss Martha Yancey, daughter of Joseph Yancey of Bedford County. (p. 3, c. 5)
[DJY: should be Joel Yancey - NOT Joseph]

Lynchburg press (Lynchburg, Va. : 1809)
Friday, December 26, 1817.
Died- On December 18th, Mr. James Yancey, of Campbell County, son of Col. Thornton Yancey, of Granville County (N.C.). (p. 3, c. 2)


Richmond enquirer (Richmond, Va. : 1815 : Semiweekly)
Friday, May 2, 1817.
Died- At Col. Yancey’s, in Albemarle County, on Saturday, April 26, John Pollok, in the 34th year of his age. He came to visit his brother 15 months ago. One month after his arrrival his brother dies, less than two months later his father died, and his mother surrvived her husband by only three months. (p. 3, c. 6)

Enquirer (Richmond, Va. : 1804)
Tuesday, December 13, 1814.
Died- On the 15th of October, Mrs. Ann Yancey, widow of the Rev. Robert Yancey, formerly minister of the Trinity Parish in Louisa County, in the 64th year of her age, at the residence of her son, Maj. Charles Yancey, of the County of Buckingham. (p. 3, c. 5)

Enquirer (Richmond, Va. : 1804)
Friday, March 28, 1806.
Died- On Sunday, the 2d inst., at Yanceyville, in Louisa County, age 22, Mrs. Anne Yancey wife of David Yancey, Esq., attorney at law. (p. 3, c. 4)

Virginia herald (Fredericksburg, Va.)
Friday, September 7, 1804.
Died- Major Richard Yancey, lately, in Culpeper county. (p. 3, c. 2)

Virginia gazette, or, The American advertiser.
Saturday, December 4, 1784.
Died- Executed, on the gallows near this city, yesterday, Stephen Yancey, from Louisa, for the murder of his brother. (p. 3, c. 1)

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