Marc F Yost

11 March 1897–1 February 1941 (Age 43)
Vandalia, Cass, Michigan, United States

The Life of Marc F

When Marc F Yost was born on 11 March 1897, in Vandalia, Cass, Michigan, United States, his father, John Chauncey Yost, was 26 and his mother, Eva Ordella Weirick, was 29. He lived in Beloit, Rock, Wisconsin, United States for about 30 years. He died on 1 February 1941, at the age of 43.

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John Chauncey Yost
Eva Ordella Weirick
Marc F Yost
Alice E. Yost

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 6

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 12

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marc F Yost in household of John J Yost, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marc Yost in household of John C Yost, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Marc Yost in household of John C Yost, "United States Census, 1930"

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