Clara Rachael Yoho

7 December 1890–27 May 1985 (Age 94)
Woodson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Clara Rachael

When Clara Rachael Yoho was born on 7 December 1890, in Woodson, Kansas, United States, her father, John Yoho, was 22 and her mother, Isabelle McCartney, was 21. She married Floyd Charles Jones on 6 February 1917, in Paola, Miami, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Le Roy Township, Coffey, Kansas, United States in 1915 and Le Roy, Coffey, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 27 May 1985, in Chanute, Neosho, Kansas, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Le Roy Cemetery, Le Roy, Coffey, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Charles Jones
1888–1951
Clara Rachael Yoho
1890–1985
Marriage: 6 February 1917
Olen F Jones
1922–2010
Gerald F Jones
1927–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1917
Paola, Miami, Kansas, United States
children

(2)

    Olen F Jones

    Male1922–2010Male

    Gerald F Jones

    Male1927–Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Yoho

    Male1868–1937Male

    Isabelle McCartney

    Female1869–1923Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Swiss German Joho, unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Clara Jones in household of Floyd C Jones, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Clora Yoho in household of Jno Yoho, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Clara Yoho in household of John Yoho, "United States Census, 1900"

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