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Where is the Yeats family from?
You can see how Yeats families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yeats family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Yeats families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 13 Yeats families living in North Carolina. This was about 59% of all the recorded Yeats's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Yeats families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yeats surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yeats. 28% of Yeats men worked as a Farmer and 27% of Yeats women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yeats were Farm Labor and Beautician.