William F. Yearwood was born 1800 in Lincoln County, North Carolina, United States to Frederick Yearwood (c1770-1821) and Jenny Jemima Haskins (?-1847) and died 1867 in Jefferson County, Illinois, United States of unspecified causes. He married Eleanor Rankin (1802-1864) 30 October 1822 in Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States. Ancestors are from the United States, England.

Yearwood was a carpenter. He and his family moved to Jefferson County, Illinois, prior to 1827.


Offspring of William F. Yearwood and Eleanor Rankin (1802-1864)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John M. Yearwood (1823-aft1879) 1823 Tennessee, United States 1879 Jefferson County, Illinois, United States Miranda Ann Oakley (1830-aft1879)

Samuel Rankin Yearwood (1824-1911)
Sarah Ann Yearwood (1828-1880)
William Franklin Yearwood (1832-1915)
Joseph Marion Yearwood (1833-1920)
Aaron L. Yearwood (1838-1919)
Elizabeth Jane Yearwood (1838-?)
David M.or F. Yearwood (1843-1888)

Namesakes of William F. Yearwood (1800-1867)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
William Yearwood (c1754-1823)South Carolina, United StatesRutherford County, Tennessee, United StatesWilliam Yearwood (c1720-?)Elizabeth Redman (1734-1822)Wallace (?-?)
William Yearwood (c1720-?)EnglandElizabeth Redman (1734-1822)
William F. Yearwood (1800-1867)Lincoln County, North Carolina, United StatesJefferson County, Illinois, United StatesFrederick Yearwood (c1770-1821)Jenny Jemima Haskins (?-1847)Eleanor Rankin (1802-1864)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • US Census, 1850, Mount Vernon, Jefferson Co. IL
  • US Census, 1860, Mount Vernon, Jefferson Co. IL