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9. Martha "Patsy" DURHAM was born about 1785 in Henry County, Virginia.12,13

Martha "Patsy" DURHAM and William YATES were married about 1805 in Henry County, Virginia.14 U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
about William Yates

Name: William Yates
Gender: Male
Birth Year: 1780
Spouse Name: Martha Durham
Marriage Year: 1805
Marriage State: NC
Number Pages: 1

William YATES was born about 1780 in place unknown.12,13 Court case against William Yates
Bastardy Bonds (Microfilm) Stokes County Library - Danbury, North Carolina
Transcribed by Byron K. Durham (March 3, 2012)

State N. Carolina
Stokes County

Recognized State vs William Yates
William Yates Defendant & principle agresor bound to appear at next County Court of this County to be held on the 2nd Monday in September next? & that depart with out have bound in 100 pound
William Durham
Obid Harris Luci?? bound in ... 50 pounds each
Robeson Vaugn

All the above persons to appear at Said Court Bound for the said Yates appearance at Court in the sum of fifty pounds each...
Taken & acknowledged before July 4th, 1812..
Wm Moore J.P.
Know all men by these presents, That we William Yates, Wm Durham & Obadiah Dodson are held firmly bound unto James Doer?, John Fry & John Butner, Justices of the county of Stokes and their successors in office, in the just and full sum of One hundred pounds current money: for the true payment of which, we and each of us bind ourselves our and each of our heirs, executors, and administrators, jointly, severally and firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals and dated the 15th day of September A.D. 1812.

The Condition of the above obligation is this, that whereas Peggy Bohann _____ a single woman in our said county, upon oath before two Justices of the Peace in and for said county, did in due form of law and according to the directions of an Act of General Assembly, in this case made and provided, accuse the above bounden William Yates of being the father of a bastard child, begotten of her body. Whereby he stands charged with the maintenance of said bastard, as the county court aforesaid have ordered. Now if the said William Yates shall well and truly indemnify the county court aforesaid, free from any charges for the maintenance of such bastard child, then the above obligation to be void; otherwise to remain in full force, power and virtue.
Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of
Thomas Ruffin
Wm Yates (SEAL)
Obadiah Dodson (SEAL)
William Durham (SEAL)

William Yates is listed as household #99 in the 1860 census for Boone County, Indiana Martha "Patsy" DURHAM and William YATES had the following children:






Ann YATES was born about 1811 in place unknown.



James YATES was born about 1813 in place unknown.15



Lettice YATES.



Paulina "Perlina" YATES.



William YATES.



Martha YATES was born about 1820 in Stokes County, North Carolina.15



George Francis YATES was born about 1824 in Stokes County, North Carolina.12,13,15