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Where is the Yeates family from?
You can see how Yeates families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yeates family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Yeates families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 12 Yeates families living in Virginia. This was about 27% of all the recorded Yeates's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Yeates families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yeates surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Yeates. 23% of Yeates men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Yeates women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yeates were Clerk and Farmer. .