Sarah Louisa Price

26 April 1885–23 March 1965 (Age 79)
Speedwell, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sarah Louisa

When Sarah Louisa Price was born on 26 April 1885, in Speedwell, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, her father, John P. Price, was 20 and her mother, Mary Carroll, was 20. She married Ditimus T. Yoakum on 24 December 1915, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Magisterial District 4, Bell, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 23 March 1965, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Speedwell, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ditimus T. Yoakum
1894–1947
Sarah Louisa Price
1885–1965
Marriage: 24 December 1915
Chester Leander Yoakum
1917–1992
Troy Franklin Yoakum
1922–2005
Flora Yoakum
1924–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1915
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States
children

(3)

    Chester Leander Yoakum

    Male1917–1992Male

    Troy Franklin Yoakum

    Male1922–2005Male

    Flora Yoakum

    Female1924–2010Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 7

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ ( see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century, where it is sometimes a variant of Bryson .2 English: the name is also found very early in parts of England far removed from Welsh influence (e.g. Richard Prys, Essex 1320 ), and in such cases presumably derives from Middle English, Old French pris ‘price’, ‘prize’, perhaps as a metonymic occupational name for a fixer of prices.3 Americanized spelling of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

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Sources (3)

  • Louise Yoakum in household of Vic Yoakum, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sarah L Price in household of John Price, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Louisa Jockum in household of Dit Jockum, "United States Census, 1930"

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