Supplemental Information to "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Parsons, Smith & Associated Families, Vol. 1, © 1996, Judy Parsons  Smith , page 195

Henry H. Yeary (Yerry)

Henry H. Yeary, son of William  & Elizabeth (Hubbard) Yeary  Sr, b. 1797[i], Lee Co., VA; d. 31 Jan 1882, Lee Co., VA, age 81; m. ca. 1820 to Ruth Russell , b. 8 Jan 1796[ii]/99; d. 9 May 1889.

Henry H.  & Ruth (Russell) Yeary  had children:  

1.       Rachel Yeary , b. 1825, Lee Co., VA; m. to Charles J. Taylor , b. 1831, son of Moses  & Mary “Polly” Martha (Hill) Taylor [iii].  
John Russell Yeary , b. 1821; d. 2 Sept 1900; m. Emily /Emiliee Duff [iv].  They went to Indiana [v].  
Margaret “Peggy” Yeary [vi], b. ca. 1825; m. to James Taylor [vii], b. 1814[viii]  
Malinda L. Yeary , b. 1829; m. to William McKee  
5.       William D. Yeary , b. 1831; m. 1st to Miss Unknown ; m 2nd 8 Sept 1854 to Mary Ann Martin .  
Henry M. Yeary , b. 1834; m 1st 7 May 1857, Washington Co., VA to Catherine A Debusk ; m 2nd to Mary A. Unknown .  
Marcus Lafayette[ix] Yeary, b. 1838; bur. Sugar Maple Road[x], Lee Co., VA; m. to Louisa Blankenship [xi], daughter of Arthur Blankenship , b. 4 Aug 1839[xii]; bur. Sugar Maple Road[xiii], Lee Co., VA.  
Frances G. Yeary , b. 1841; d. 1856.  She had a child Rebecca S. Yeary , b. 19 Mar 1856 – father Unknown.

David Henderson Yeary

David Henderson Yeary , m. to Barbara Ella Holt , daughter of Sterling  & Bertha (Vaughan) Holt .  They divorced in the 1970’s.  David Henderson Yeary m 2nd to Kathleen Unknown .

David Henderson  & Barbara Ella (Holt) Yeary  had three (3) children:

1.1.        Rebecca Yeary ; m. Mr. Yates  
Sterling David Yeary ; m 1st Miss Unknown ; m 2nd to Linda Unknown .  
1.3.       Daniel “Danny” Yeary ; m. to Heather Unknown

Sterling David Yeary

1.2.  Sterling “David” Yeary, son of David Henderson  & Barbara Ella (Holt) Yeary , b.  ; d. 14 Nov 2000, Holston Valley Medical Center , Tennessee ; m 1st to Miss Unknown; m 2nd to Linda (Unknown) Sloan.

Obituary of Sterling 'David' Yeary[xiv]

Sterling David Yeary , 38, went to be with the Lord Tuesday afternoon (Nov. 14, 2000) at Holston Valley Medical Center .


He was preceded in death by his father, David Henderson Yeary ; sister, Rebecca Yates ; grandparents, Susie  and Baxter Yeary  and Sterling  and Bertha Holt.


Surviving are his wife, Linda Yeary , Kingsport; mother and stepfather, Barbara  and Herbert Lipscomb Jr .; stepmother, Kathleen Yeary ; two stepdaughters, Melissa Sloan , Kingsport and Kristy  and husband Jimmy Burke , Church Hill; stepson, William  and wife Brenda Johnson, Kingsport; stepsister, Renee Hodge , Sandston, Va.; brother and wife Daniel  and Heather Yeary , Midlothian, Va.; stepbrother, Herbert Lipscomb III , Richmond, Va.; and several nieces and nephews. 

Mr. & Linda (Unknown) Sloan  had three (3) children:

1.2.1.          Melissa Sloan  
1.2.2.          Kristy Sloan , m. Jimmy Burke  
1.2.3.          William Sloan , m. Brenda Johnson  

[i] 53 in 1850 Lee Co., VA Census
Ruth Rusell is 54 in 1850 Lee Co., VA Census
[iii - xiii]
Information from Donald Taylor, 707 Lee Avenue, Corbin, KY
[xiv] Published November 15, 2000, Kingsport Times, Kingsport, Tennessee