YATES, Joseph S., merchant tailor; born, Sweden, Feb. 20, 1873; son of Swening and Elsa (Kajsa) Goth (Yates,
English translation); educated in public schools in Sweden; married, Aug. 1, 1904, Astrid Becker, of Grayling,
Mich.; 3 sons: Joseph, Edward, Richard. Learned tailor's trade in old country; emigrated to America, 1891; removed
to Detroit from New York, 1895; in employ of Emory & Co. as cutter, 1895-1902; since in business on own account.
Member Detroit Board of Commerce. Recreation: gardening. Office: 97-99 Fort St. W. Residence: 162 Pallister Avenue.
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit
Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Wayne County, Michigan Biographies
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