Birth:  ABT 1702  
Details:   It is still not known where he came from, whether an immigrant or American born, when he arrived in Marblehead.

Name Var: Name is also spelled Yaugh in the records of the St. Michael Anglican Church of Marblehead, MA.   In no other records are spelled Yaugh.

Note:  First appears in Marblehead records in 1724.

Birth of Son:  08 SEP 1728 (baptized)
Name:  Joseph Yeaw
Place:  Marblehead, Massachusetts

Birth of Daughter:  ABT 1729
Name:  Mary Yeaw
Place:  Marblehead, Massachusetts

Birth of Son:  25 APR 1731 (baptized)
Name:  David Yeaw
Place:  Marblehead, Massachusetts

Birth of Son:  11 NOV 1733 (baptized)
Name:  Philip Yaw
Place:  Marblehead, Massachusetts

Birth of Son:  17 NOV 1734 (baptized)
Name:  Amos Yeaw
Place:  Marblehead, Massachusetts

Birth of Son:  1737
Name:  John Yeaw
Place:  Scituate, Providence Co, Rhode Island

Birth of Son:  1738
Name:  William Yeaw
Place:  Scituate, Providence Co, Rhode Island

Birth of Child:  ? Yeaw

Land Rec:  1745
Details:  David purchased 80 acres of land in Scituate.   This became the Yeaw’s homestead and site of the Yeaw family burial ground. It was located “North of the property belonging to Fred Potter in Rockland, in the woods back of the so called “Shady Oak” farm and the little house stood in what was called the “Patten”, a small clearing near the river.

Occupation:  The business David pursued was sheep raising. The inventory of David’s estate shows that besides being a sheep raiser he must have devoted time to weaving, as he had a loom, woolen and linen wheels, stocks of flax and yarn and other accessories of that trade.

Freeman:  APR 1745

Will:  19 MAY 1752
Details: Mentions his wife and six sons

Note:  David went blind in 1760 and his eldest son Joseph became his guardian.

Death: 17 JUL 1764  Scituate, Providence Co, Rhode Island

Burial:  Yeaw family burial ground on the David Yeaw Homestead, Scituate, Providence Co, Rhode Island

Parents are unknown

 

 
Jean ?     

Birth: ABT 1716  Marblehead, Essex Co, Massachusetts

Name Var:  Name spelled Jane in some records and last name Yaugh in some Church records.

Death:  20 JAN 1794  Scituate, Providence Co, Rhode

Burial:  Yeaw family burial ground on the David Yeaw Homestead, Scituate, Providence Co, Rhode Island

parents are unknown

    
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