YARNALL, Caleb

Male 1744 - 1800  (56 years)


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  • Name YARNALL, Caleb 
    Born 1744 
    Gender Male 
    Biography


    • BIOGRAPHY by Albert Cadwallader Worrell: Caleb Yarnall apparently was a farmer in Edgmont Twp., Chester Co., PA all of his life. He did own some land in Middletown, which he left to his son John, but the home farm was in Edgmont. He served in some capacity in the Revolutionary War and is listed in the DAR Patriots Index.

      Caleb Yarnall's will was signed on October 17, 1799 and probated on November 25, 1800. He left his son Owen 22 acres of land in Edgmont and 50 pounds. Daughters Agnes and Phebe were each left 100 pounds and son Caleb was to receive 200 pounds, "when he shall arrive to the age of twenty one years." Son John was given the residue of Caleb's estate, including lands in Edgmont and Middletown. But John was required to pay the money to his brothers and sisters, to pay his mother 100 pounds in cash, provide her with specified foodstuffs, fuel, priviledges of use of certain rooms and the garden, and finally to pay his mother 12 pounds yearly during her widowhood. Since Phebe never remarried and died at the age of ninety-eight only one year before her son did, John inherited a lifetime responsibility along with his land.

      Caleb Yarnall and Phebe Minshall Yarnall were buried in the Middletown Friends Burial Ground.

    _UID 0F734BBD90464D4A82B0EB60470A435C641C 
    Died 1800 
    Person ID I6199  Our Ancestry
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2006 

    Father YARNALL, Thomas,   b. 10 Jun 1705, Edgmont Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1764  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother HAMMANS, Martha 
    Married 21 Sep 1734 
    Family ID F1963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MINSHALL, Phebe,   b. 1744,   d. 5 Oct 1842  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1774 
    Children 
    +1. YARNALL, Owen (1),   b. 13 Jan 1779, Edgmont Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1818  (Age 39 years)
    +2. YARNALL, John,   b. 24 Nov 1776,   d. 1843  (Age 66 years)
     3. YARNALL, Agnes,   b. 6 Jun 1781,   d. 16 Apr 1868  (Age 86 years)
     4. YARNALL, Caleb,   b. 20 Feb 1783,   d. 11 Dec 1869  (Age 86 years)
     5. YARNALL, Thomas,   b. 6 Aug 1785,   d. 20 Oct 1788  (Age 3 years)
     6. YARNALL, Phebe,   b. 26 Apr 1788,   d. 25 Dec 1861  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F1959  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart