I have Yeakle, and Yeakley, relatives that moved to Winchester, Virginia, from Berks County, Pennsylvania, in the later 1700s. From speaking with other relatives, I understand some of them moved back to Maryland.
Please note, they used both Yeakle, and Yeakley . Here are some of their names:
John Jacob Yeakley b. August 30, 1765 d. Bef. June 18, 1844 married Mary Ann Fries
Their children: Anna Yeakley John Yeakley Margaret Yeakley Elizabeth Yeakley b. April 23, 1795 d. July 5, 1880 inFrederick County, VA married John Parlett Catherine Yeakley b. September 16, 1796 George Yeakley b. August 01, 1801 d. 1867 in Frederick Co., VA married Mary Ann Babb Mary Ann Yeakley b. January 13, 1804 Susannah Yeakley b. January 13, 1804