George Ann Lanham

Female 1845 - 1932  (86 years)


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  • Name George Ann Lanham 
    Born 04 Oct 1845  Texas, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 06 Aug 1932  Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Kentucky Death Index:
      Name: George Ann Yankey
      [George Ann Lanham]
      Death Date: 6 Aug 1932
      Death Location: Washington
      Residence Location: Washington
      Age: 87
      Gender: Female
      Ethnicity: White
      Birth Date: 4 Oct 1845
      Birth Location: Kentucky
      Spouse's name: David Yankey
      Father's Name: Perry G Lanham
      Father's Birth Location: Kentucky
      Mother's Name: Amanda Anderson
      Mother's Birth Location: Kentucky
    • Obituaries:
      MRS. YANKEE IS TAKEN BY DEATH

      Aged and prominently known woman died Saturday afternoon at the home of her daughter, after brief illiness

      Mrs. George Anne Lanham Yankee, age eighty-six, widow of the late David Yankee of Mackville, died at 3:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon, August 6, 1932, from a cerebral hemorrhage, her passing being unexpected. She had been in failing health for some time but her condition was not such that any thought of her death had been entertained. The daughter of Perry G. Lanham deceased war hero, born, raised and spent her entire life in Washington County. In her early life she united with the Christain Church and was regular in her attendance at all church services so long as physically able to take active part. Mrs. Yankee is survived by three daughters, Mrs. John Clark, with whom she was making her home at the time of her death and Mrs. George Powell, both of Mackville and Mrs. Zuna Bottom, Harrodsburg. Funeral services, conducted by the Rev. Johnson, pastor of the Mackville Methodist Church, long a friend of the family, were held at the Clark residence at three o'clock Sunday afternoon, interment following in Peter Cemetery at Mackville. Her husband and a son, Lois Yankee, preceded her to the grave several years ago.

      Yankee

      Mrs. George Ann Yankee was born Oct. 4, 1845 and died at Mackville on August 6, 1932, aged 86 years, 10 months and 2 days. She had been an invalid for the past three years from infirmaties due to old age. She was the daughter of Perry and Amanda Lanham, who with their remaining eleven children moved to the state of Texas in the late sixties. On February 21, 1867, she was united in marriage to David Yankee. To this union were born six children, four of whom survive: Mrs. Zuna Bottom of Harrodsburg; Mrs. Etta Camden, of Virginia; Mrs. George Powell and Mrs. John Clark of Mackville. Besides her children she leaves eight grandchildren, several great grandchildren and a host of friends to mourn her. She united with the Mackville Christian Church in early girlhood and was a faithful member, attending services regularly as long as her health permitted her to do so. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. Johnson, of the Mackville Methodist church on Sunday afternoon at 3 O'Clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Clark. Burial was in Peters Cemetery. Relatives and friends from out of town attending the funeral were from Burgin, Lebanon, Harrodsburg, Springfield and Lousiville.
    Buried 07 Aug 1932  Peter Cemetery, Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I122  Root Tree
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2013 

    Father Captain Perry Green Lanham, Senior,   b. 02 Feb 1815, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1886, 5 miles NE of Denton, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Amanda Malvina Anderson,   b. 1817, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1900, Denton, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 05 Sep 1839  Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • by Reverend Lebanon Merritt
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Yankee,   b. 09 Apr 1840, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1914, Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1867  Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Kentucky Marriage Records:

      Name: David Yankey
      Spouse: George Ann Lanham
      Marriage Date: 21 Feb 1867
      County: Washington
      State: KY
    Children 
    +1. Zuna Lee Yankee,   b. 25 Feb 1870, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Mar 1937, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Etta Taylor Yankee,   b. 16 Sep 1872, Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1949, Colchester, McDonough County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Lida Pearl Yankee,   b. 07 Oct 1876, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1878, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Lois Fiddler Yankee,   b. 31 Dec 1883, Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1921, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    +5. Anna Dalla Yankee,   b. 29 Sep 1885, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1967, Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +6. Lizzie Woodford Yankee,   b. 02 Aug 1887, Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jun 1938, Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2009 16:17:06 
    Family ID F319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    @1896
Yankee Home Place, Washington County, Kentucky
Anna Dalla Yankee, David Yankee, Lois Fiddler Yankee, George Ann Lanham Yankee, Elizabeth Woodford Yankee
    @1896 Yankee Home Place, Washington County, Kentucky Anna Dalla Yankee, David Yankee, Lois Fiddler Yankee, George Ann Lanham Yankee, Elizabeth Woodford Yankee
    1911
Yankee Home Place, Washington County, Kentucky
Lizzie Woodford Yankee, George Ann Lanham Yankee, Nannie Lou Hilton Yankee
    1911 Yankee Home Place, Washington County, Kentucky Lizzie Woodford Yankee, George Ann Lanham Yankee, Nannie Lou Hilton Yankee

    Documents
    1914 Death Certificate
Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky
David Yankey
    1914 Death Certificate Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky David Yankey
    1937 Death Certificate
Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky
Zuna Lee Yankey
    1937 Death Certificate Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky Zuna Lee Yankey
    1878 Death Records
Washington County, Kentucky
L P Yankey
    1878 Death Records Washington County, Kentucky L P Yankey
    1914 Civil War Veteran's Pension Card
David Yankee
    1914 Civil War Veteran's Pension Card David Yankee

    Headstones
    David Yankee & George Ann Lanham Yankee
    David Yankee & George Ann Lanham Yankee
    DAVID YANKEE
    APR. 9, 1840
    NOV. 27, 1914
    GEORGE ANN
    HIS WIFE
    OCT. 4, 1845
    YANKEE

    Vital Records
    1932 Death Certificate
Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky
George Ann Lanham Yankey
    1932 Death Certificate Mackville, Washington County, Kentucky George Ann Lanham Yankey
    1876 Birth Records
Washington County, Kentucky
Lida P Yankey
    1876 Birth Records Washington County, Kentucky Lida P Yankey