Milton Eldridge Yost

11 January 1850–19 December 1936 (Age 86)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Milton Eldridge

When Milton Eldridge Yost was born on 11 January 1850, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Nicholas Jackson Yost, was 30 and his mother, Ruth Ann Koller, was 30. He married Lydia Ann Mehring in 1869, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Shrewsbury Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Ottawa, Franklin, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died on 19 December 1936, in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton Eldridge Yost
Lydia Ann Mehring
Marriage: 1869
Curtis Paul Yost
Edith Mehring Yost
Nevin C Yost

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  • Marriage
    1869United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Bleeding Kansas was a time period between the years 1854 and 1861 with a series of violent confrontations over whether slavery would be legal in Kansas Territory.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1858: Brown, Kansas Territory, United States 1861: Brown, Kansas, United States
    1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad
    Age 27
    Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

    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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    Sources (8)

    • Milton P Yost in household of Nicholas J Yost, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Milton Yost in household of N J Yost, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Milton Eldridge Yost, "Find A Grave Index"

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