I am William Murphy Yows granddaughter. According to my baby book, my mother wrote William Murphy Yow was married to Bertie Maness. They had 5 children, Tressie, Lessie, Pearl, John and Murphy. William Yows fathers name was Richard McCoy Yow and his mothers name was Annie Elisa Kidd. Richard was born Feb.1870 and died 1954. I have found no other info on him.Annie was born near Bullah Church in Chatham County NC. Richard was born in Robbins NC, Route 2. Bertie's fathers name was Eli Maness, born in Moore County NC, on April 15, 1905. Bertie's mother as Alice Garner born in Moore County NC. This is all I have.