Frank L. Yontz
Frank L. Yontz died January 3, 1890, per Colorado on-line records.
"Heirs of Frank L. Yontz" proved up a quarter in 26, 6N 49W in 1894.
POSSIBLE Frank Yontz, born about 1868. In 1880 Bradford County Pennsylvania, Charlie H. Yontz, 50, and Malita 39, have John B. 19, George H. 14, Frank 12, Fredie 10, and Martin B. 8. Charlie and the two oldest sons are laborers.
This Frank 1863-1882, per FindAGrave 65259616, is buried in the same cemetery as Charles, and brothers John M. 1860-1897 and Freddie E. 1869-1881. Because of the 1880 census, the FAG birth year is likely wrong, so the death date is questionable as well.
In 1900 Bradford County, Charles and Malita said she'd had six children, two living -
In 1900 George H. Yontz, born Dec 1864 in New York, is a miner in Teller County, Colorado, single.
He married Anna Wilson July 22, 1901, recorded in Teller County.
In 1910 Teller County, George H. Yontz is married to Anna, both 45, and they have an adopted daughter Francis, 8.
He applied for a passport in 1912, saying he lived at Cripple Creek, was born Dec 7, 1864 in Smithboro, New York.
1913 Tioga County New York "George H. Yontz of Cripple Creek, Colo., is visiting F.L. Terwilliger of Sayre, while on his was for a visit in Germany."
George and Anna are back in Bradford County in 1920, and in 1930 Long Beach, California.
In 1900 Fremont County, Colorado, Martin B. Yontz, born Dec 1871 in Pennsylvania, is single - he's some kind of operator, and his roommates are miners. He also went back east, and was in New York, married, in later census years.
Martin was the informant for Charles' 1909 death certificate.
ANOTHER POSSIBLE BUT NOT LIKELY
Benjamin F. Yontz of Company C, 64'th Ohio, buried in Whitley County Indiana. 1844-1877 - and his wife Nancy filed for a pension 1880.
This Franklin one per the tombstone was born 1882-died 1886.
Whitley County Indiana
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