Charles Kauffman Yost

28 March 1845–6 December 1929 (Age 84)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles Kauffman

When Charles Kauffman Yost was born on 28 March 1845, in Ohio, United States, his father, Jacob Yost Jr., was 35 and his mother, Julia Crosby Yost, was 32. He married Aurilla Catherine Kincaid on 14 December 1871, in Butler, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Madison Township, Butler, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Ripley Township, Butler, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 December 1929, in Butler, Iowa, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Butler, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Kauffman Yost
Aurilla Catherine Kincaid
Marriage: 14 December 1871
Cora May Yost
William Quincey Yost
Adella Eva Yost
Edwin Kincaid Yost
Ethel May Yost
Clara Agnes Yost
Lela Aurella Yost
Charles Lewis Yost

Spouse and Children

14 December 1871
Butler, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 1

Iowa is the 29th state.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 22

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jost, a variant of Joos , or of Dutch Joost .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles F Yoss in household of Jacob Yoss, "United States Census, 1850"
  • C K Yost, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Chas K Yost in household of Jacob Yost, "United States Census, 1860"

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