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Augusta B. Yates, 1977 – 2002) (Obituary from the Lewiston Sun-Journal, December 19, 2002)

  LEWISTON — Augusta B. Yates, 25, died Sunday, Dec. 15, at the Central Maine Medical Center as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident.

  She was a resident of Main St. in Auburn and was formerly of Andover. Born in Aurora, Ill., on July 6, 1977 she was the daughter of Larry and Carol (Wood) Yates. She attended Andover Elementary School and Telstar High School. She had a love for life.

  Survivors include her parents, Larry and Carol Yates of Andover; her children, Echo Lynn Hoyt, Alexander Hoyt and Jacob Yates all of Bryant Pond; the father of her children, Ben Hoyt of Bryant Pond; three sisters, November Manson and her husband James of Roxbury Pond, Apryl Yates-Richard and her husband Joseph of Mexico, Lyrra Milligan and her husband Patrick of Chesapeake, Va.; one brother, Yrral Yates of Andover; five nephews; and four nieces.

Kenneth York, 1903-1907 (from the Rumford Falls Times, June 8, 1907)


   The little son of Mrs. York (who is housekeeper for Frank Morton) died June 2 [1907]. Funeral services at the Congregational Church Tuesday A.M., June 4, at 10 o’clock.

Lizzie (Eaton) York, 1855 - 1944 (Obituary from an unidentified and undated local newspaper)

  Mrs. Lizzie Eaton York, 89, widow of Chandler York, died Sunday morning [October 21, 1944] at Community Hospital, Rumford, following several months illness.

  She was born in Winthrop, March 20, 1855, daughter of Joseph Warren and Helen Upton Eaton. Coming here when a little girl, she spent most of her life in Andover.

  She leaves no known relatives. Mrs. Maude York Oldham, Peru, is a niece by marriage. Mr. York died in 1938.

  Funeral services were held at her late home Tuesday at 2 p. m. Rev. Linwood C. Potter officiated. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery.

Claramae (Harvey) Young, 1896 - 1985 (Obituary from an unidentified and undated local newspaper)

  DOVER-FOXCROFT - Claramae H. Young, 89, wife of the late Rev. Andrew Young, died Tuesday at a Dover-Foxcroft hospital.

  She was born at Charleston, April 5,1896, the daughter of Charles P. and Clara Tweedy Harvey. She was a graduate of Foxcroft Academy, class of 1915, and attended Colby College. Mrs. Young was a teacher prior to marrying and serving with her husband in the Christian Ministry and Parishes in Rockport, Topsham, Harrison-North Bridgton and Andover.

  She was a member of the Andover Congregational Church, OES of Bolster's Mills and Central Grange of Dover-Foxcroft and was active in senior citizen groups in Dover-Foxcroft and Dalton, Mass.

  Surviving are two daughter, Mary Young of Dover-Foxcroft and Gorham and Roberta Young of Dalton, Mass.; a son, Andrew Harvey Young of Lynn, Mass., and Zephyrhills, Fla.; and two grandsons.

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