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Yates, Frederick Dewhurstlocked

  • Ken Whyld


Yates, Frederick Dewhurst (1884–1932), chess player and journalist, was born plain Fred Yates at Huddersfield Road, Birstall, near Leeds, on 16 January 1884, the son of John Thomas Yates, a mechanical fitter, and his wife, Ada Ellen, née Dewhurst. On leaving Birstall Wesleyan day school...

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