Elizabeth Bland (Yates)
|Birthplace:||James City, Virginia, United States|
|Death:||(Date and location unknown)|
Daughter of Rev. William Yates and Elizabeth A. Yates
|Managed by:||Thom Williamson Blair, III|
About Elizabeth Bland of VA
William [Yates] and Elizabeth [Randolph] were the parents of three children: Edmund Randolph Yates, who attended William and Mary College in 1762; served as a Lt. in Peter Muhlenberg's company 1779.; Elizabeth Yates who married Rev. William Bland, the son of Richard Bland; and William Yates, a 1764 graduate of the College of William and Mary and said to have served on General George Washington's staff and was a Colonel in the department of muster-master-general in the Revolutionary War, but not officially reported, however; was Justice, Amelia County, Virginia.