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Abraham Also Known As Abraham Yates Yates

Abraham Also Known As Abraham Yates Yates, American Continental congressman. member all New York provincial congresses and convs. of 1775-1777, president pro tem, 1775, 76; member Council of Appointment, 1777; member 1st, 2d New York councils of safety, 1777-1778; member of New York State Senate, 1778-1790; member Continental Congress (anti-federalist), 1787-1788.

Background

  • Yates, Abraham Also Known As Abraham Yates was born in August 1724 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Christoffel and Catelynte (Winne) Yates.

  • Membership

    Member all New York provincial congresses and convs. of 1775-1777, president pro tem, 1775, 76. Member Council of Appointment, 1777. Member 1st, 2d New York councils of safety, 1777-1778.

    Member of New York State Senate, 1778-1790. Member Continental Congress (anti-federalist), 1787-1788.

    Connections

    • Married Antje De Ridder, 4 children.
    • father: Christoffel Yates
    • mother: Catelynte (Winne) Yates
    • spouse: Antje De Ridder
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    Died June 30, 1796
    (aged 71)
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