Members of the Yancey Family Holding Political Positions
 from the earliest years up until the present day

 

Name ID Life State/Position Federal/State
County/City
Party Link for more information
Yancey, A. L. 00067 1815-1858 AR - State Representative (Jackson Co.,) 1856 State http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/Documents/historical_report1210.pdf
Yancey, Archelaus N 00205 1844-1896 IL State Representative (1880) State Democrat http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/407/mb.ashx 
Yancy, Barbara 08373 MS State Senator (1971) State Democrat http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/1416/mb.ashx
Yancey, Bartlett 00259 1785-1828 US Representative- NC (1812-1817)
NC State Senator (1817-1827)
NC Speaker of the Senate
Federal Democrat-
Republican
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartlett_Yancey 
Yancey, Benjamin C 00279 1877-1928 GA Mayor  - Rome, GA (1912-1916) City Democrat http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/YANCEY/2012-02/1330376638
Yancey, Benjamin Cudworth Jr 00280 1817-1890 US Minister to Argentina 1858
GA Senator - 1861
GA Representative (Clarke Co., ) 1878-79
State/Federal Democrat http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/bcyjrpic.htm 
Yancey, Benjamin Cudworth Sr 00278 1783-1817 SC Representative (1810-1815) State Democrat http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/bcypic.htm 
Yancey, Benjamin Cunningham 00281 1836-1909 FL Judge - Lake Co (1880's)
FL Senator (1880's)
State Democrat http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/404/mb.ashx 
http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/bcy2.htm
Yancey, Benjamin F. 24561 1927-2001 WV House of Delegates (1959-60) State Democrat http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/yadkin-yarrow.html 
Yancey, Boyd 00363 1943-???? ID Mayor - St Anthony (1990-1994) City http://www.rheafamily.org/resume/SFNAV/STAhistory/civhist/pastmayors.html
Yancey, Carl E. 00398 1958-1960 OR, State Representative State Democrat http://books.google.com/books?ei=UnbxUuK3BofMkQf9j4H4Dw&id=ztNXAAAAYAAJ&dq=carl+yancey+oregon&focus=searchwithinvolume&q=yancey
Yancey, Carolyn J. ????- NC Judge (2011-2012) http://judgepedia.org/index.php/Carolyn_J._Yancey
Yancey, Charles (Capt.)
From Louisa County, VA
00489 1741-1814 VA General Assembly 1794 http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, Charles  C 06832 1948- MA - Boston City Councilor (1983-2011) City Democrat http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Yancey 
Yancey, Charles (Col.)
from Albemarle Co., VA
00492 1766-1825 VA State Senator (1805)
VA State Representative (1816)
State   http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/CharlesYanceyofAlbemarle.pdf 
http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, Charles (Major)
from Buckingham Co., VA
00501 1770-1857 VA State Representative State Unknown cxypic.htm
http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, Charles Dabney 00517 1846-1914 MO State Senator (1882) State http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/1485/mb.ashx
Yancey, Charles Squire 00568 1809-1857 MO Circuit Judge (1842-43) State   http://books.google.com/books?id=5go1AAAAIAAJ&pg=RA8-PA252&dq=charles+yancey+missouri#v=onepage&q=charles%20yancey%20missouri&f=false 
Yancy, Claude Clay (Jack) 06332 1894-1980 MS State Representative (1944-1948) State Democrat http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/wly3.htm
Yancey, Dalton Huger 00673 1845-1925 FL Lake County Judge (1887-188)
FL State Senator (1889-1891)
State Democrat http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/403/mb.ashx 
Yancy, Darren 17340 Candidate for Texas Senator State Republican http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zEqLLbtcdG0
Yancey, David E.,  23175 1972- VA Delegate (2011) State Republican http://davidyanceyfordelegate.com/ 
Yancey, Earl L 00816 1917-1993 FL Mayor (Tallahassee FL 1970's) City http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/earl_yancey.htm
Yancey, Edward G 05222 1827-1894 TN General Assembly (1879-1881) State Democrat
Yancey, F.  (uncertain identity) ????-???? CA State General Assembly - Tuolumne Co. (1861) State Democrat http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/yadkin-yarrow.html
Yancey, Gary T. 13254 1994-1998 CA - Contra Costa County - District Attorney (1985-2001) County http://www.sfgate.com/politics/article/It-s-a-Rematch-in-Race-For-Contra-Costa-DA-3005078.php
Yancy, George W WA State Republican Link
Yancey, George. W. 07772 1855-1924 AR Legislature (1891-92,95-96,1905-1906) State Democrat http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/Documents/historical_report1210.pdf
Yancey, Henry 01441 1804-1809 NC - State Representative State http://books.google.com/books?id=M3MFAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA166&dq=HENRY+YANCEY&hl=en&sa=X&ei=6icQUu2SPMje2AWHhIDQDw&ved=0CFcQ6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=YANCEY&f=false
Yancey, Henry A 01445 1895-1985 VA City Manager City Unknown http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/hay.htm 
Yancey, Henry Judson 05371 1853-???? MO State Senator (1914-????) State Democrat http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/1497/mb.ashx 
Yancey, Hogan 01475 1881-???? KY Mayor (Lexington, Kentucky) City http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/gwypic.htm 
Yancey, Isaac Perkins 01521 1904-1984 TN Mayor (1940) State Democrat http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/434/mb.ashx 
Yancey, James  01585 1768-1829 NC State Representative 1798,1801-03, 1807-08, 1811, 1822

NC Chairman County Court (Caswell) 1822

State Unknown http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/james2yancey.htm
Yancy, James Watson 06203 1901-1985 TX State Representative (1953-1955) State http://www.cemetery.state.tx.us/pub/user_form.asp?step=1&pers_id=2787
Yancy, Jesse L 08373 1891-1964 MS State Senator (1968-1970) State Democrat http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2005/mb.ashx
Yancey, Jeremy Lee 23396 1968- MS State Senator (2008-2012) State Republican http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Yancey 
Yancey, Joel 01815 1774-1833 VA General Assembly
(Campbell Co. 1803-1804)
(Albemarle Co. 1805-1806)
State http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, Joel  01820 1773-1839 KY - House of Reps (1809-1811)
KY - Senate (1816-20,1824-27
US Representative KY (1827-1831)
State/Federal Democrat http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joel_Yancey
Yancey, John C. 08846 1853-???? AR State Representative (1885) State http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/449/mb.ashx 
http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/Documents/historical_report1210.pdf
Yancey, Kyle http://vote-ar.org/intro.aspx?state=ar&id=arkyleyancey 
Yancey, Malcom N 02397 1896-1969 FL City Manager  - Tallahassee (1942-1952) City Unknown
Yancey, Quillian 03018 1922-2005 FL State Representative (1966)
FL Senator (1992)
FBI Agent
State Democrat http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/987/mb.ashx 
http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1346&dat=19760614&id=coksAAAAIBAJ&sjid=2PoDAAAAIBAJ&pg=2309,3957879
Yancey, Robert 03218 1770-1808 VA  General Assembly (1800-1801) State http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, Robert Davis 03174 1855-1931 VA Mayor - Lynchburg 1890-1894) / Commonwealth Attorney (1894-1908) County Democrat http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/rdyhist.htm 
Yancey, Roger M 22301 1904-1972 NJ Judge (1960) State Unknown http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/pic457.jpg
Yancey, Rufus P. 03288 1829-1909 TN State Representative State http://books.google.com/books?id=ifAxAQAAMAAJ&pg=PA209&lpg=PA209&dq=%22rufus+p+yancey%22&source=bl&ots=zV2BCMAPlG&sig=a-CELZi5TwfPkccMtjlpaP3SgWk&hl=en#v=onepage&q=%22rufus%20p%20yancey%22&f=false
Yancey, Simeon T. 03435 1835-1906 IN State Representative (abt 1881) State Republican http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/sty.htm 
Yancey, Sterling 03467 1762-1815 NC State Representative (1798-1800) State http://www.ncgenweb.us/ncgranville/families/williams-yancey.htm
Yancey, Thomas Bragg 03588 1843-1917 TN Congressman/Mayor Somerville (1885-1887 State Democrat http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/443/mb.ashx 
Yancey, Thomas L 03617 1833-1862 VA Mayor - Harrisonburg (1857) City Unknown http://hburgnews.com/2009/01/03/youngest-mayor-ever/ 
Yancey, Thornton 00146 1740-1811 Member of Provincial Congress 1776
VA Member of House of Commons (1787-1792)
State Unknown http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/thorn.htm
Yancey, Travis  "Bud" 17328 1925-2000 AZ - Yuma County Sheriff County http://www.yumacountysheriff.org/about-past_sheriffs.html
Yancey, Tryon M 03666 1827-1898 MS Judge (1843-851)
CA Sheriff  (Tuolumne Co., CA 1876)
 
State Unknown http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.yancey/374/mb.ashx 

http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/tmyhist.htm

Yancey, William  03807 1766-1845 VA General Assembly (1804-1806)
TN State Representative (1819-1823).
State Unknown http://yanceyfamilygenealogy.org/jameskpolk.htm
Yancey, William B 03831 1803-1858 VA General Assembly (1849-51,55-56) State http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, William Harrelson 25346 1920-1985 NC Mayor (Gastonia, NC) 1952-1955 City http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/yadkin-yarrow.html
Yancey, William Lowndes 03913 1814-1863 US Representative from AL (1844-1846)
Confederate Diplomat to Europe (1861-1862)
AL Confederate Senator  (1862-1863)
State Democrat  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Lowndes_Yancey
Yancey, William Terrell 03938 1847-1939 VA General Assembly (1936-1938) State Democrat http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/735bd5cd47938ad585256c23006d3f8a/af4ed8bf13dabb4885256de80053f21e?OpenDocument&Highlight=0,yancey

http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx

Yancey, William Tudor 03945 1813-1889 VA General Assembly (1857-1858) State http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.yancey/2122/mb.ashx
Yancey, Willie Titus II GA Chief Judge of the municipal court of Thunderbolt, Georgia  County http://judgepedia.org/Willie_Titus_Yancey_II

Also of note:
Yanceys who were government employees (mostly Post Office) - click here.
Yanceys who served in Government Military forces - click here.