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George Bush Yandes  



George Bush Yandes
Birth: June 7 1838 Indianapolis Marion county Indiana
Death: February 15, 1913 St Petersburg, Flordia
burial: MAR 1, 1913 Crown Hill Cemetery Indianapolis Marion County Indiana

1913 - Feb 27 - Many Culver friends of George B.Yandes will hear wil sorrow of his death which occured suddenly on Tuesday at St. Petersburg Fla. Mr. Yandes and his nieces the Misses Robinson, have been members of the Lake Mainkuckee summer colony many Years.- Culver Citizen

1913, Mar 6 - George Yandes left and estate estimated at $1,000.00 - Culver Citizen

1913 - Mar 13 - Church Gets A Million

    The will of the late George B. Yandes disposed of an estate worth about $1,500.00

    The will procides that all of the estate, which consists of about $1,000.00 worth of real estate and about $500,000 worth of personal property, shall be placed in trust, except about $150,000 which is given direct.

    Mr Yandes remembered in the will many of his distant relatives

    The greater part of the estater, of $1,000,000 is placed in trust for the benefit of the Presbyterian church in Indiana. Two-thirds of the income from this portion of the estate will be paid to the church for the use of home missions and the other one-third and the income form an additional $35,000 will be paid for the benefit of the Sunday School work of the church in Indiana

    Many orginazations, including the Salvation Army and the Pnetecost BAnds of the World, will receive various sums. The bequests fo charity are as follows:
      Young Womens Christain Association,$10,000
      Resuce Mission,$  5,000
      Charity Organization Society,$10,000
      Indianapolis Home for Friendless Women,$  5,000
      Pentcost Bands of the World,$  5,000
      Colored Young Men's Christian Association,$  5,000
      Methodist Episcopal Hospital and Deaconess Home,$  5,000
      American Sunday School Mission of Philadelphia,$50,000


    Among other bequests not tied up in trust funds are To Anna B, Mary Y and Josephine Robinson, the testator's nieces, $10,000 each. There are other small bequests to the amount of $11,000

    Among the trust funds created are $100,000 the income from which is to be paid to Anna B., Mary Y and Josephine Robinson. $150,000 is left in trust to other relatives







George Bush Yandes, did not marry was the son Daniel Yandes and Anna Wilson who came to the site selected for Indianapolis in 1821 the children of Daniel Ann were:
    Simon Yandes - born Jan. 5, 1816 Fayette County, Pa unmarried

    James Wilson Yandes born Dec. 19, 1817, in same county Fayette County, Pa, died Oct. 30, 1885, at St. Paul, Minn married April 29, 1851 Fanny Bliss Button she died March 28, 1884.

    Mary Yandes born Feb. 27, 1823 Indianapolis, Ind., married to John Wheeler, Sept. 8, 1842, died Sept. 5, 1854, in Indianapolis, Ind.

    Catherine Yandes born Sept. 3, 1825 Indianapolis, Ind., first married to Andrew M. Carnahan, June 1, 1848, who died Feb. 20, 1850, and she was married Sept. 11, 1856, to Elijah T. Fletcher, who died August 24, 1877.

    Daniel Yandes, jr., born April 11 1830 Indianapolis, Ind., died June 30, 1846 Indianapolis, Ind.

    Elizabeth N Yandes Birth: 6 Feb 1833 - Marion, Indiana Death: May 1904 - Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana married Joseph R Robinson born about 1831 New York
      Annabelle "Annie" Robinson born April 1860 Indianapolis, Indiana

      Mary Yandes Robinson born about 1864 Wisconsin
      Josephine "Josie" Robinson born March 1867 Illinois


    George Bush Yandes (twin to Margaret) b June 7, 1838 d Feby 25, 1913 in St Petersburg, Fla, banker & Financier. Never married -

    There were several other children who died under two years of age

    Daniel Yandes and His Family. By his grand-daughter, Annabelle Robinson, Mary Yandes Robinson, and Josephine Robinson. Published by R. E. Banta, Crawfordsville, 1936. Pp. 205, illustrated







The Catalogue of Brown University By Brown University pg. 14
    George Bush Yandes Indianapolis In 29 Benevolent St







Indianapolis Directory and Business Mirror for ...
    George B clerk w Yandes & Co bds 64 n Penn







Greater Indianapolis: The History, the Industries, the ..., Volume 2 By Jacob Piatt Dunn







    ... The business of the Indiana National Bank has increased very greatly since the new building was erected... Mr Coughlen served as vice president from 1882 until 1894 being succeeded by George B Yandes who was incumbent of the office until 1896...







A Genealogical History of the Dunlevy Family: Don-Levi, Donlevy, Dunleavy ... By Gwendolyn Kelley Hack 114-117
    George B Yandes born June 7 1838 Indianapolis Ind where he now resides ... George B Yandes was formerly president of the Citizens National Bank of Indianapolis and afterwards vice president of the Indiana National Bank of same city







Manufacturing and Mercantile Resources of Indianapolis, Indiana: A Review of ...
    CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK OF INDIANAPOLIS ... The Board of Directors consists of... George B Yandcs ... The officers of the Citizens National are George B Yandes President ... Mr Yandes is a native and lifelong resident of Indianapolis and one of our most highly esteemed and public spirited citizens ...







Commemorative biographical record of prominent and representative men of Indianapolis and vicinity, containing biographical sketches of business and professional men and of many of the early settled families, 1908, Publisher Chicago : J. H. Beers & Co






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