York Family History & Genealogy

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York Last Name History & Origin

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Updated Aug 19, 2020

Summary

A famous member of the York family is Alvin Cullum York, the most decorated American soldier in World War One.  A movie was made about him (Sargeant York) and Gary Cooper played the lead. The history of the York family and the meaning or origin of the surname York have yet to be added to this page.

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Name Origin

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Famous People named York

Famous members of the York family:

Alvin Cullum York, 1887 - 1964, World War One's most decorated American soldier and title subject of the movie "Sargeant York" in which he was played by Gary Cooper.

Early Yorks

These are the earliest records we have of the York family.

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1438 - 1438 1438 - 1438
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1565 - Unknown 1565 - ?
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1566 - 1634 1566 - 1634
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1660 - Unknown 1660 - ?
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1657 - Mar 6, 1695 1657 - 1695
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1660 - Unknown 1660 - ?
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1662 - Unknown 1662 - ?
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1676 - Unknown 1676 - ?
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1801 - 1876 1801 - 1876

York Family Members

York Family Tree

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Sample of 20 York Biographies

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Sep 13, 1902 - Unknown 1902 - ?
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Oct 20, 1938 - Nov 23, 2005 1938 - 2005
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Nov 20, 1927 - May 27, 2007 1927 - 2007
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Jun 23, 1885 - July 1973 1885 - 1973
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Jul 21, 1961 - December 1990 1961 - 1990
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Apr 24, 1930 - Jun 12, 1997 1930 - 1997
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Dec 6, 1944 - Dec 24, 1998 1944 - 1998
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Apr 23, 1918 - May 13, 1997 1918 - 1997
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Jul 4, 1928 - August 1979 1928 - 1979
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Mar 21, 1967 - Mar 10, 2004 1967 - 2004
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Aug 10, 1934 - Mar 15, 1995 1934 - 1995
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Nov 2, 1910 - Jul 6, 2001 1910 - 2001
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Feb 23, 1926 - Aug 17, 2010 1926 - 2010
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May 28, 1902 - August 1979 1902 - 1979
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Nov 7, 1912 - Mar 2, 1998 1912 - 1998
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c. 1946 - Unknown 1946 - ?
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c. 1937 - Unknown 1937 - ?
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c. 1964 - Unknown 1964 - ?
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Dec 31, 1969 - Aug 22, 1966 1969 - 1966
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c. 1913 - Unknown 1913 - ?

York Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a York family member is 70.3 years old according to our database of 19,544 people with the last name York that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

70.3 years

Oldest Yorks

These are the longest-lived members of the York family on AncientFaces.

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Jun 28, 1883 - Mar 7, 1990 1883 - 1990
106 years
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Feb 9, 1898 - Sep 7, 2004 1898 - 2004
106 years
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Jun 18, 1883 - Jan 15, 1990 1883 - 1990
106 years
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Jan 5, 1874 - April 1980 1874 - 1980
106 years
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Feb 23, 1881 - January 1987 1881 - 1987
105 years
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May 10, 1879 - August 1984 1879 - 1984
105 years
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Jul 12, 1868 - December 1973 1868 - 1973
105 years
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Feb 5, 1900 - Oct 24, 2002 1900 - 2002
102 years
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Oct 10, 1900 - Jul 13, 2003 1900 - 2003
102 years
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Dec 30, 1873 - December 1976 1873 - 1976
102 years

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