Charles Kauffman Yost

Male28 March 1845–6 December 1929

Brief Life History 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, Mary Ann Kauffman, was 60. 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 Butler, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Madison Township, Butler, Iowa, United States in 1900. He died on 6 December 1929, in Ripley Township, Butler, Iowa, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Butler, Iowa, United States.

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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

Sources (40)

  • Charles F Yoss in household of Jacob Yoss, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charles Kauffman Yost - Government record: birth-name: Charles Kaufman Yost
  • Chas. K. Yost, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 December 1871Butler, Iowa, United States
  • Children (8)

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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 6

    Historical Boundaries: 1851: Butler, Iowa, United States

    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 The Amendment was later repealed.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 form of German and Dutch Jost or Joost , Slovenian, Croatian, Czech, and Slovak Jošt.

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

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