Black Yanceys of Montgomery Co., Alabama
in the years after the Civil War

Some of these names below such as Binah Yancey, are recorded as being former slaves of William Lowndes Yancey of Montgomery -
it could well be the case for most or all of them.

also see:
Scenes from Montgomery Alabama

William Lowndes Yancey


Marriages:

Holland Thompson and Biner Yancey - 18 Aug 1865

Alonzo E. Coupee and Jannie Yancey  - 11 May 1866

Harlan Brisman and Patience Yancy - 29 Aug 1869

Stephen Yancey and Lizzie Jones - 23 Jul 1871

Sandy Stokes and Maria Yancey - 24 Dec 1874

Nathan Lewis and Emma Yancey - 27 Sep 1878

Edward Williams and Ella Yancey - 1 Jan 1880

George Yancey and Eliza Murphy - 6 Sep 1886

Major Yancey and Hester Austin - 24 Dec 1889

Anderson Yancey and Mary Ann Lucas - 11 Oct 1892

Cesar Ligon and Mary Jane Yancey - 21 Dec 1893

 


 

Census Records

1870

Bullock Co., AL

Starling  Yancy - age 45
Narcissa Yancy, age 47
Armstead  Yancy, age 18
Rhoda Yancy, age 16
Louisa Yancy, age 13
Emily Yancy, age 9
Matilde Yancey, age 12
Major Yancy, age 7
Gilbert Yancey, age 5
 

Ephraim Yancey, age 24
Hannah Yancey, age 20
Frank Yancey, age 6
Sherman Yancey, age 4

Montgomery Co., AL


Adam Yancey, age 56
Judy Yancey, age 51
Sally Yancey, age 14
Charles Yancey, age 8
Catherine Isaac age 48
Edmon Isaac age 20

George Yancy, age 40
Mitty Yancy, age 35
George Yancy, age 16
Ella Yancy, age 6
Jennie Yancy, age 2
 

Stepney Yancy, age 35
Elizabeth Yancy,
Harriett Yancy, age 7
Monroe Yancy, age 5
female child, age 0

 

 

1880
 

Montgomery Co., AL
Armstead  Yancie, age 27
Clarra Yancie, age 26
Mary Yancie, age 6
Robert Yancie, age 1
Major Yancie, age 16
Gib Yancie, age 8

 

Sam Yancy, age 35
Mandy Yancy, age 30
David Yancy, age 11
Jane Yancy, age 9
Ella Yancy, age 4
Vesta Yancy, age 2

 
Pike Road, Montgomery Co., AL
Anderson Yancie, age 49
Ann Yancie, age 45
Pollie Dowsey, age 21

1900

Mount Meigs, Montgomery Co., AL
Steve Yancy, born 1842, widowed

 

1910

Precinct 17
Jennie Yancey, mulatto, age 40
Lola Yancey, age 15
Emma Yancey, age 11
Fannie Yancey, age 3
Susie Yancey, age 1y9m

Mount Meigs, Montgomery Co., AL
Dinah Yancey age 47, bn in AL
Chapman Mary J. Yancey, female, age 18
Henry L. Yancey, male, age 9
Dick Harrie, male age 5

 Montgomery Ward2, Montgomery Co., AL
Nancy Hodge, female, age 25
Sophia Yancey, female, age 16
Joe Richardson, male, age 25

Haywood Yancey, male, age 31

Pike Road, Montgomery Co., Alabama
Armstead Yancy, age 49
Clara Yancy, age 42
Robert Yancy, age 21
Mary Jane Ligon, age 27
Lou Ligon, age 12
Mark Ligon, age 11
Hulah Ligon, age 9
Clara Ligon, age 7
Callie Ligon, age 5
Henry Ligon, age 2

 

1920


Bullock Co., AL
Major Yancey, born May 1872
Hester Yancey, born Apr 1875
Hattie Yancey, born Oct 1892
 

Mount Meigs, Montgomery, Alabama
Gib Yancy, male, age 52
Hattie Yancey, age 50
Kitty Yancy, age 20
Cassy Yancy, age 15
Starling Yancy, age 12
Mattie Yancy, age 9
Ella Yancy, age 6
 

1930

Pike Road, Montgomery Co., AL
Major Yancey, male, age 56
Hester Yancey, female age 55
Georgia Yancey, female age 80

Walkers, Montgomery, Alabama
Mary J. Liggins
(note marriage of Mary J Yancey to Cesar Ligons above)
    age 40
Clara Sanders, age 23
Clara Yancy, age 75
James Miley, age 19
Henry Durke, age 50
Mary Jane Clayton, age 6
Lucy J Sanders, age 4