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John P. Yeager Sr.Age: 70 years17621833

Name
John P. Yeager Sr.
Given names
John P.
Surname
Yeager
Name suffix
Sr.
Birth May 10, 1762
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MarriagePhoebe Anastasia “Anise” HullView this family
April 15, 1786 (Age 23 years)

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Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary “Polly” Yeager
June 19, 1811 (Age 49 years)
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Death of a wifePhoebe Anastasia “Anise” Hull
May 5, 1815 (Age 52 years)
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Burial of a wifePhoebe Anastasia “Anise” Hull
after May 5, 1815 (Age 52 years)
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Text:
Name: Pheobe Anise/Anastasia Hull Yeager Maiden Name: Hull Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1815 Event Place: Bartow, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States of America Photograph Included: N Birth Date: 15 Apr 1768 Death Date: 05 May 1815 Affiliate Record Identifier: 33568539 Cemetery: Yeager Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVKC-3GB8 : 11 July 2016), Pheobe Anise/Anastasia Hull Yeager, 1815; Burial, Bartow, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States of America, Yeager Cemetery; citing record ID 33568539, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
Marriage of a childGeorge M. MayMary “Polly” YeagerView this family
August 25, 1828 (Age 66 years)
Publication: "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. County clerks, West Virginia.
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Text:
Name: George May Age (Expanded): Birth Year (Estimated): Birth Date: Birthplace: Spouse's Name: Polly Yeager Spouse's Age (Expanded): Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): Spouse's Birth Date: Spouse's Birthplace: Event Type: Event Date: 1828 Event Place: Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States Father's Name: Mother's Name: Spouse's Father's Name: Spouse's Mother's Name: Marital Status: Previous Wife's Name: Spouse's Marital Status: Spouse's Previous Husband's Name: GS Film number: 804324 Digital Folder Number: 4230013 Image Number: 00017 Reference ID: Affiliate Repository Type: County Records Citing this Record: "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FTPS-PJN : 4 December 2014), George May and Polly Yeager, 1828; citing Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States, , county clerks, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 804,324.
Fact
Biography

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Text:
Historical Sketches of Pocahontas County, WV by William T Price pgs 442-451 JOHN YEAGER, SENIOR. "……For well nigh a hundred years the Yeager name has been a familiar one. The Yeager relationship derive their name from John Yeager, an immigrant from Pennsylvania, reared near Lancaster City. From the most authentic information available for these notes, he first located in Crabbottom. Upon his marriage with Anise Hull, a granddaughter of Peter Hull, one of the original settlers of the Crabbottom section, they settled at Travelers Repose, where Peter D. Yeager now resides……." "….John Yeager, the pioneer, seems to have been a person of great physical endurance, a noted hunter, and an industrious, laborious farmer. One of the incidents coming to us by tradition, illustrating what manner of man he was, is related in the Arbogast sketches. ...A panther had been driven by dogs up a very lofty, densely branched hemlock, at night. A torch of pine was prepared, and the fearless, agile man ascended the tree, torch in hand, until he could locate the game. Upon doing this he laid the torch on two limbs and descended until he could reach the flintlock rife, carefully primed and charged. He then returned to his torch and by its light shot the panther…." Note: Book contains known errors
Death January 7, 1833 (Age 70 years)
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Burial after January 7, 1833
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Text:
Name: John P Yeager Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1833 Event Place: Bartow, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States of America Photograph Included: N Birth Date: 10 May 1762 Death Date: 07 Jan 1833 Affiliate Record Identifier: 71964583 Cemetery: Yeager Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2K-3BWP : 13 December 2015), John P Yeager, 1833; Burial, Bartow, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States of America, Yeager Cemetery; citing record ID 71964583, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
Family with Phoebe Anastasia “Anise” Hull - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 15, 1786
25 years
daughter

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Text:
Historical Sketches of Pocahontas County, WV by William T Price pgs 442-451 JOHN YEAGER, SENIOR. "……For well nigh a hundred years the Yeager name has been a familiar one. The Yeager relationship derive their name from John Yeager, an immigrant from Pennsylvania, reared near Lancaster City. From the most authentic information available for these notes, he first located in Crabbottom. Upon his marriage with Anise Hull, a granddaughter of Peter Hull, one of the original settlers of the Crabbottom section, they settled at Travelers Repose, where Peter D. Yeager now resides……." "….John Yeager, the pioneer, seems to have been a person of great physical endurance, a noted hunter, and an industrious, laborious farmer. One of the incidents coming to us by tradition, illustrating what manner of man he was, is related in the Arbogast sketches. ...A panther had been driven by dogs up a very lofty, densely branched hemlock, at night. A torch of pine was prepared, and the fearless, agile man ascended the tree, torch in hand, until he could locate the game. Upon doing this he laid the torch on two limbs and descended until he could reach the flintlock rife, carefully primed and charged. He then returned to his torch and by its light shot the panther…." Note: Book contains known errors
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Text:
Name: John P Yeager Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1833 Event Place: Bartow, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States of America Photograph Included: N Birth Date: 10 May 1762 Death Date: 07 Jan 1833 Affiliate Record Identifier: 71964583 Cemetery: Yeager Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2K-3BWP : 13 December 2015), John P Yeager, 1833; Burial, Bartow, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States of America, Yeager Cemetery; citing record ID 71964583, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.