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WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY

JAMES HOLLAND (View posts)
Posted: 12 Mar 2000 5:55PM GMT
I AM LOOKING FOR INFORMATION OR TRELATIVES OF "WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY" WHO LIVED IN "DETROIT" AND THEN IN "NEW YORK". HE WAS MARRIED TO "MARGRET DRAPER" THEY HAD A DAUGHTER (NAME UNKNOWEN) AND A ADOPTED SON " TOM AUSTON YAWKEY. ANYBODY WITH INFORMATION PLEASE CANTACT ME. VERY INPORTANT...........

William Hoover Yawkey

M. Gardner (View posts)
Posted: 29 Nov 2000 7:59AM GMT
Reply to James Holland's message: I have information regarding this man's heirs. I am employed by one of them. Your best source of information is with Gardner Management Services, Inc in Saratoga Springs NY.

WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY

M. GARDNER (View posts)
Posted: 3 Dec 2000 3:50PM GMT
THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR REPLY AND INFORMATION. I HAVE TALKED WITH A MR. BILL GARDNER SOME TIME AGO AND HE SAID HE WOULD GET BACK TO ME WITH SOME INFORMATION.
I KNOW HE HAS BEEN BUSY, BUT MABIE HE WILL GET BACK TO ME SOON.
IS BILL ANY RELATION TO YOU? I AM TRYING TO DO MY FAMILY TREE ON MY MOTHERS SIDE AND THIS INFO WOULD BE SO HELPFUL.
PLEASE REPLY IF YOU HAVE ANY INFO.
THANK YOU AGAIN,
JIM HOLLAND.

PS WE MIGHT BE RELATED......

WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY

JAMES HOLLAND (View posts)
Posted: 3 Dec 2000 4:08PM GMT
I THINK I MIGHT HAVE MADE A MISTAKE WHEN I TRIED TO GIVE YOU A REPLY BACK. PLEASE EMAIL ME WITH YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND I WILL REPLY BACK TO YOU RIGHT AWAY. I WOULD LOVE TO TALK WITH YOU.
THANKS,
JIMHOLLAND

William Hoover Yawkey

Karen Paris (View posts)
Posted: 6 Dec 2000 6:56AM GMT
Jim,
I received your message. I work for Marea B. Gardner, who was married to William A. Gardner, Sr., son of Emma Austin Gardner Ouerbacker, who was William Hoover Yawkey's niece. Was the Bill Gardner you spoke with from KY or CT? Gardner Management ServicesYawkeys

WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY

james holland (View posts)
Posted: 6 Dec 2000 3:35PM GMT
HI KAREN,
THANKS FOR GETTING BACK TO ME. I BELIEVE BILL GARDNER THAT I WAS TALKING ABOUT WAS EMMA AUSTIN'S GRANDSON OR NEPHEW. I WAS PUT IN TOUCH WITH MR. GARDNER THROUGH A "BILL GUTFARB" WHO IS WITH THE "BOSTON TRUST MANGEMENT CORP". I WOULD REALY LIKE TO TALK WITH MR. GARDNER AGAIN.
IT WOULD ALSO BE GREAT TO TALK TO MR."THOMAS A GARDNER", I'M SURE HE COULD HELP ME THROUGH MY DELIMA. WHAT RELATION IS "THOMAS A GARDNER" TO THE YAWKEYS?
HAVE YOU EVER HEARD THE NAME "ELIZABETH CHARMICHAEL" MENTIONED? SHE WAS MY MOTHER AND MIGHT BE RELATED TO THE YAWKEYS. I HOPE TO HEAR FROM YOU AGAIN, AND IF THERE IS ANY WAY I CAN TALK WITH THOMAS A GARDNER IT WOULD BE APPRECIATED.
THANK YOU,
JIM

William Hoover Yawkey

Karen Paris (View posts)
Posted: 7 Dec 2000 6:36AM GMT
Jim,
William H. Yawkey had a sister who had two children, Thomas Yawkey Austing and Emma Austin. When Emma was about 14, she went to live with an aunt and Tom went to live with his uncle, William H. Yawkey. Before he died, William H. Yawkey adopted his nephew and Tom's name changed to Thomas Austin Yawkey. Emma Austin married Leland Gardner, had three children- William A. Gardner(died 7/83),Robert E. Gardner(died 12/99) and Jane Gardner Head(still living). Robert Gardner married Evelyn A.(I don't know her maiden name) and had three children, William L. Gardner, and twins Thomas A. Gardner and Lynn Gardner. William A. Gardner married Marea Burke and had three children-William Austin Gardner, Jr., Michael Yawkey Gardner and Marea Emma Gardner. Jane married Murdock Head and had three children-Karen, Kim and Mark.
My boss, Marea Gardner was interested in any information you may have on William Hoover Yawkey's wife, Margaret Draper Yawkey.
Tom Gardner's office number is 518-587-4451. I'm sorry, I don't know his e-mail address.
I have never heard Mrs. Gardner mention the name Elizabeth Carmichael, but that does not mean anything. I will ask her if she knows or has heard that name mentioned.
I do know that Tom(of the Boston Red Sox) married a woman named Elyse and had one or two children and then they were divorced. He married Jane and they had know children. Emma's children were like his own.

MARGRET DRAPER

JAMES HOLLAND (View posts)
Posted: 9 Dec 2000 5:25PM GMT
HI KAREN,
TOM GARDNER IS THE PERSON I WAS TALKING ABOUT WHEN I SAID THAT I HAD YALKED TO "BILL GARDNER" ABOUT THE YAWKEY FAMILY. MY MISTAKE-SORRY.
I AM SO GLAD YOU SENT ME THE INFORMATION YOU DID ABOUT THE YAWKEY'S AND THE GARDNERS, IT WAS SO INTERESTING TO READ ABOUT THAT.
"MARGRET DRAPER" IS THE PERSON I AM ALSO TRYING TO GET INFO ON. THE ONLY THING I KNOW IS THAT SHE WAS FROM UPSTATE MICHIGAN AND THEN CAME TO DETROIT AND MET "WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY. THEY WERE NOT MARRIED FOR SEVERAL YEARS AND THEN MR. YAWKEY TOOK HER TO NEW YORK AND THEY GOT MARRIED. FROM WHAT I HAVE READ AND HEARD MARGRET DIED ON JULY 2, 1933 IN ATLANTIC CITY.
I HOPE THIS INFORMATION HELPS YOU.
WHAT I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW IS WEATHER "WILLIAM HOOVER YAWKEY" AND "MARGRET DRAPER HAD ANY CHILDREN BEFORE THEY WERE MARRIED. I KNOW THIS IS VERY PERSONAL BUT IT WOULD HELP ME SO MUCH WITH MY QUEST FOR MY "FAMILT TREE"
I STLL HOPE TO TALK WITH TOM AGAI, I HAVE HIS EMAIL ADDRESS SO I'LL DROP HIM A LINE. IF YOU HAVE ANY FURTHER INFORMATION PLS DROP ME A LINE, ITS ALWAYS NICE TO HEAR FROM YOU.
THANKS AGAIN,
JIM

William Hoover Yawkey

Karen Paris (View posts)
Posted: 12 Dec 2000 7:22AM GMT
Jim,
I will have to ask Mrs. Gardner if she knows if William and Margaret had any children before they were married. I cannot say that I have heard of any, but I will ask.
Thanks for the information on Margaret Draper. If you find anything else out about her, please let me know.

yawkey

jim holland (View posts)
Posted: 15 May 2001 2:37PM GMT
hi karin,
it's been a while since i talked with you. i was woundering if you had any more information on "william hoover yawkey" or "margret draper". drop me a line
thanks,
jim holland
gerijim@aol.com
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