Ray, I hope this helps in your family tree. Joel P. Yerby B. 1845 AL D. 1915 OK., was son of James Franklin Yerby (B. 1820 D. 1899 Leon Co., TX. Buried in Brushy Cem. Oakwood in Leon Co. James F. was son of Amon Yerby (B. 1789 NC D. 22 Feb 1861 Fayette, AL) Amon was son of Everette Yerby. Hope this helps some. Thanks!