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John W. Yager

Male 1732 - 1828  (95 years)


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  • Name John W. Yager 
    Born 15 Sep 1732  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Aug 1828  (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22027  My Genealogy

    Father *Adam Yeager Jager Yager,   b. 29 Sep 1707, Fulkenston (Frankenstein) Near Dusseldorf, Dukedon Of Neuberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Susanna K. Cobler,   b. Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1766 and 1775, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Oct 1727  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7677  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Wilhoit,   d. Bef 1800 
    Children 
     1. Aaron Yeager Yager,   b. 1778, Twin; (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Moses Yeager Yager,   b. 1778, Twin; (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Joshua Yeager Yager,   b. 1766, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1838, Mercer County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Joseph Yeager Yager,   b. 1767, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. John W. Yeager Yager, Jr.,   b. 12 Nov 1772, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1851, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Rosanna Yeager Yager,   b. (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Mary Yeager Yager,   b. (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Amy Yeager Yager,   b. (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Phoebe Yeager Yager,   b. (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Deane Yeager Yager,   b. (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Barbara Yeager Yager,   b. 6 Jun 1777, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Daniel Yeager Yager,   b. 20 May 1779, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1860, (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F7689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susanna Berry 
    Married 14 Feb 1801  (Madison) Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F7690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SOURCE: (VDF) = Mrs. V.D. Fast, 1477 Pine, Orange, CA 92667, Jan.,c.1981; Genealogical Chart with added records. William & Maryquarterly, Volume 26, Series 1-Volume 9, Series 2; Will of AdamYeager, Will of Nicholas II Yager, Compendium of Am. Genealogy, Vol.III; Garr Genealogy, by J.C. Garr; Veckus Abridged Comp. of Am.Genealogy; Germanna Record # 6 & # 10. "John had 12 children.Tradition says that the twins, Aaron & Moses Yeager Yager, went tojoin the Patriot Army in the Revolutionary War and were never headfrom again; Their names appear on the rolls of the Hebron Church inc.1778 A.D. The Will of John Yager was probated 24 Aug 1826, Madison,Va. He was totally blind at death. He was a trustee of HebronLutheran Church. Mary (Wilhoit) Yager died before 1800."