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The Genealogy of Harvey Lee Yeary - Lee Majors - The Six Million Dollar Man

Wikipedia page for Harvey Lee Yeary - Before being named Lee Majors Field, Middlesboro's Bradner Stadium was the home field of Tazewell Tennessee's first football team, that I played on.

 

8. HENRY3 YEARY, JR. (HENRY2, MR.1) was born Abt. 1765 in Pennsylvania, and died 11 Jul 1840 in Hancock County, Tennessee. He married MARTHA BALL 1786, daughter of GEORGE BALL and KEZZIAH HANSON. She was born Abt. 1764 in Alexandria, Virginia, and died 11 Jul 1848.
     
Children of H
ENRY YEARY and MARTHA BALL are:

35.

i.

 

MARY4 YEARY, b. Abt. 1786.

36.

ii.

 

WILLIAM YEARY, b. Abt. 1788, Russell County, Virginia.

37.

iii.

 

ADAM YEARY, b. Abt. 1790; d. Abt. 1850, Hancock County, Tennessee.

38.

iv.

 

HENRY YEARY, b. Abt. 1794, Lee County, Virginia; d. 13 Aug 1858, Fulton County, Arkansas.

39.

v.

 

MARTHA YEARY, b. 22 Mar 1796; d. 19 Apr 1884.

 

vi.

 

KISSIAH YEARY, b. Abt. 1798, Lee County, Virginia; m. JOHN MCNEIL.

40.

vii.

 

KATHERINE YEARY, b. Abt. 1803.

41.

viii.

 

JOHN DEVER YEARY, b. 10 Aug 1805, Lee County, Virginia; d. 17 Jul 1865.

42.

ix.

 

MATILDA YEARY, b. 15 Jan 1807; d. 11 Jul 1888.

43.

x.

 

BENEDICT M. YEARY, b. Abt. 1808, Lee County, Virginia; d. Abt. 1891.

 

xi.

 

DAVID YEARY, b. Abt. 1812.

 

37. ADAM4 YEARY (HENRY3, HENRY2, MR.1) was born Abt. 1790, and died Abt. 1850 in Hancock County, Tennessee. He married HENRIETTA MORGAN Abt. 1818, daughter of JOHN MORGAN. She was born Abt. 1798 in Tennessee, and died Abt. 1875.
     
Children of A
DAM YEARY and HENRIETTA MORGAN are:

101.

i.

 

MARTHA JEAN5 YEARY, b. Abt. 1820, Lee County, Virginia; d. 07 Sep 1874.

102.

ii.

 

JAMES WHITTEN YEARY, b. 25 Dec 1820, Lee County, Virginia; d. 14 May 1903, Claiborne County, Tennessee.

 

iii.

 

NANCY YEARY, b. Abt. 1822, Claiborne County, Tennessee; m. JESSE WELLS, Abt. 1844, Claiborne County, Tennessee.

103.

iv.

 

RANDOLPH TILMAN YEARY, b. Abt. 1823, Claiborne County, Tennessee.

 

v.

 

MARY "POLLY" YEARY, b. Abt. 1825, Claiborne County, Tennessee; m. DAVID WININGER, 04 Dec 1846, Claiborne County, Tennessee.

104.

vi.

 

MEHULDA C. YEARY, b. 26 Oct 1826, Claiborne County, Tennessee.

105.

vii.

 

ADAM C. YEARY, b. Abt. 1828, Hancock County, Tennessee.

106.

viii.

 

MATILDA YEARY, b. Abt. 1833, Hancock County, Tennessee.

 

ix.

 

EMILY ANN YEARY, b. Abt. 1835, Hancock County, Tennessee; m. AMOS STUART SNAVELY, 1855.

 

x.

 

WILLIAM YEARY, b. 10 Sep 1835, Hancock County, Tennessee; d. 01 Jan 1926, Shawanee, Tennessee; m. LINDA MOCK, Mar 1851.

107.

xi.

 

ELIZABETH YEARY, b. Abt. 1838, Hancock County, Tennessee.

 

102. JAMES WHITTEN5 YEARY (ADAM4, HENRY3, HENRY2, MR.1) was born 25 Dec 1820 in Lee County, Virginia, and died 14 May 1903 in Claiborne County, Tennessee. He married SUSAN SUTTON 25 Jan 1848 in Claiborne County, Tennessee, daughter of ISAAC SUTTON and HANNAH LAWSON. She was born 10 Jul 1824 in Tennessee, and died 02 Apr 1901.
     
Children of J
AMES YEARY and SUSAN SUTTON are:

226.

i.

 

JASPER6 YEARY, b. 12 Dec 1848; d. 16 Jun 1885.

227.

ii.

 

HENRY CARL YEARY, b. 09 Mar 1850, Tennessee; d. 06 May 1922, Bell County, Kentucky.

228.

iii.

 

WILLIAM EWING YEARY, b. 17 Jun 1852, Hancock County, Tennessee; d. 07 Nov 1937, Middlesboro, Kentucky.

229.

iv.

 

ADAM TAYLOR YEARY, b. 12 Dec 1854, Claiborne County, Tennessee; d. 24 Feb 1904, Whitley County, Kentucky.

230.

v.

 

JOHN MORGAN YEARY, b. 25 Sep 1858, Claiborne County, Tennessee; d. 09 Jan 1923, Claiborne County, Tennessee.

231.

vi.

 

MATILDA MARTHA YEARY, b. 04 Aug 1865, Hancock County, Tennessee; d. 26 Sep 1943, Middlesboro, Kentucky.

 

 

227. HENRY CARL6 YEARY (JAMES WHITTEN5, ADAM4, HENRY3, HENRY2, MR.1) was born 09 Mar 1850 in Tennessee, and died 06 May 1922 in Bell County, Kentucky. He married (1) SARAH CARTER MINTER 29 Sep 1870, daughter of JOSEPH MINTER and ELIZABETH CECIL. She was born 30 Sep 1856 in Tennessee, and died 06 Mar 1913 in Lee County, Virginia. He married (2) ALICE LAWSON 08 Aug 1915.
     
Children of H
ENRY YEARY and SARAH MINTER are:

445.

i.

 

MARGARET JANE7 YEARY, b. 13 Nov 1871, Harlan County, Kentucky.

446.

ii.

 

MARY SUSAN "MOLLIE" YEARY, b. 15 Sep 1873, Harlan County, Kentucky; d. Abt. 1939.

447.

iii.

 

WILLIAM EWING YEARY, b. 18 Jan 1875, Tennessee; d. 23 Oct 1951, Tennessee.

448.

iv.

 

MARTHA EVELYN YEARY, b. 19 Mar 1876, Tennessee; d. 11 Jul 1930.

449.

v.

 

CHARLES MITCHELL YEARY, b. 14 Apr 1877, Harlan County, Kentucky; d. 06 Sep 1955, Bell County, Kentucky.

450.

vi.

 

AMANDA ORLENA YEARY, b. 31 Jan 1879, Harlan County, Kentucky.

451.

vii.

 

DORA BELL YEARY, b. 23 Mar 1880, Tennessee; d. 18 Sep 1965.

452.

viii.

 

LAURA MAE YEARY, b. 21 Apr 1882, Harlan County, Kentucky; d. Abt. 1944.

453.

ix.

 

LANDON CARTER YEARY, b. 23 Feb 1884, Tennessee; d. Michigan.

454.

x.

 

LAWRENCE WHITE YEARY, b. 31 Jan 1887, Tennessee; d. 30 Nov 1962, Whitley County, Kentucky.

455.

xi.

 

VIOLA GUSTAVA YEARY, b. 30 Jul 1889, Kentucky; d. 25 Oct 1920, Michigan.

456.

xii.

 

MAX MILLION YEARY, b. 17 Sep 1890, Tennessee; d. 05 Jan 1958, Bell County, Kentucky.

 

449. CHARLES MITCHELL7 YEARY (HENRY CARL6, JAMES WHITTEN5, ADAM4, HENRY3, HENRY2, MR.1) was born 14 Apr 1877 in Harlan County, Kentucky, and died 06 Sep 1955 in Bell County, Kentucky. He married (1) SUDIE WILLIAMS LONG. He married (2) CORNEALIE BROOKS 08 Sep 1895. She was born 08 Dec 1880, and died 27 Dec 1929.
     
Children of C
HARLES YEARY and CORNEALIE BROOKS are:

820.

i.

 

JOSEPH SINGLETON8 YEARY, b. 13 Jun 1896, Tennessee; d. 25 Mar 1986, Fayette County, Kentucky.

 

ii.

 

CORA ELLEN YEARY, b. 03 Dec 1898, Tennessee; m. OSCAR DURHAM.

 

iii.

 

SARAH ALICE YEARY, b. 03 May 1900, Tennessee; m. PHILLIP HALL.

 

iv.

 

LILLIE YEARY, b. 20 Sep 1901; m. JAMES C. WILLIAMSON.

821.

v.

 

CARL MARION YEARY, b. 08 Feb 1904; d. 19 Mar 1999.

822.

vi.

 

IRA WILLIAMS YEARY, b. 01 Jun 1906; d. 30 Oct 1994.

823.

vii.

 

HARVEY LEE YEARY, b. 17 Jan 1907; d. 27 Jan 1984, Tennessee.

 

 

821. CARL MARION8 YEARY (CHARLES MITCHELL7, HENRY CARL6, JAMES WHITTEN5, ADAM4, HENRY3, HENRY2, MR.1) was born 08 Feb 1904, and died 19 Mar 1999. He married ALICE ANDERSON.
     
Children of C
ARL YEARY and ALICE ANDERSON are:

 

i.

 

BETTY9 YEARY.

1228.

ii.

 

CARL FREDERICK YEARY, JR..

 

iii.

 

HARVEY LEE YEARY, b. 23 Apr 1940, Wyandotte, Michigan.

 

 

Notes for HARVEY LEE YEARY:
This is the actor, Lee Majors.


Lee Majors
Tuesday, June 17, 2008 8:19 PM
From: "Steve Yeary" 
To: joe@joepayne.org
Lee Majors (Harvey L Yeary) and Johnny Majors are not in
 any way cousins.  Lee admired Johnny Majors as a football coach and took that
 name.

Steven Yeary 
Project Manager 
Michaels Development Co. 

 

 

 

Displaying pedigree chart of Shirley Inman Majors in table format

 

                             /Samuel MAJORS
                     /Kindred MAJORS b: 2 OCT 1821 d: 2 OCT 1861
             /Samuel Eli MAJORS b: 26 MAR 1852 d: 20 MAY 1929
             |       |                                                       /Henry BYROM b: Abt 1567 =>
             |       |                                               /Thomas BYROM b: 1594
             |       |                                               |       \unknown UNKNOWN
             |       |                                       /James BYROM b: 1627 d: 1680
             |       |                                       |       \Anne BYRCHE d: 1669
             |       |                               /James BYROM b: Abt 1649 d: Abt 1688
             |       |                               |       \Ellen UNKNOWN d: 1681
             |       |                       /James BYROM b: 18 APR 1687 c: 7 AUG 1687 d: 1748
             |       |                       |       \Jane WRIGHT
             |       |               /Ezekiel BYROM b: Abt 1735 d: 1803
             |       |               |       \Elizabeth OSBURN d: Aft 1749
             |       |       /Henry BYROM b: 28 MAR 1778 d: 3 NOV 1853
             |       |       |       |                               /William RODDEN b: 1652
             |       |       |       |                       /John RODDEN b: Abt 1679
             |       |       |       |               /John RODDEN b: Abt 1699
             |       |       |       |       /John RODDEN b: Abt 1720 d: 1788
             |       |       |       |       |       |       /Walter Edward WILLIAMSON
             |       |       |       |       |       \Susanna Windsor WILLIAMSON
             |       |       |       |       |               \Sue Lee HARRIS
             |       |       |       \Elizabeth RODDEN b: Abt 1747 d: Abt 1800
             |       |       |               \Mary JACKSON
             |       \Mary C. BYROM b: 29 FEB 1820 d: Bef 1906
             |               |       /Robert COOKE b: 1755 d: 1835
             |               \Mary Stampier COOKE b: 25 SEP 1779 d: 28 AUG 1863
             |                       \Elizabeth UNKNOWN
     /John William MAJORS b: 16 JUL 1878 d: 14 JAN 1939
     |       |                       /William SHASTEEN b: Abt 1786 d: 18 AUG 1841
     |       |               /William SHASTEEN b: 1812 d: 11 MAY 1896
     |       |               |       \Elizabeth REED b: Abt 1786 d: Bef 1831
     |       |       /Ezekiel F. SHASTEEN b: Abt 1837 d: 1 OCT 1863
     |       |       |       |       /John TRAVIS
     |       |       |       \Eleanor TRAVIS b: 25 FEB 1811 d: 24 JUN 1888
     |       |       |               \Mary KITCHENS
     |       \Mary E. Jane SHASTEEN b: 21 OCT 1859 d: 14 OCT 1938
     |               |       /Walton A. ROGERS b: 4 AUG 1817 d: 7 DEC 1890
     |               \Patricia E. ROGERS b: 1842 d: 1893
     |                       \Neoma SIMPSON b: 11 OCT 1819 d: 13 AUG 1893
Shirley Inman MAJORS b: 7 MAY 1913 d: 5 APR 1981
     |       /Chunny SANDERS
     \Estella SANDERS b: 26 JUL 1881 d: AUG 1955
             \Jennie HARPER

 

 

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