Roger Alton Yoakam

12 May 1914–1976 (Age 61)
Licking, Ohio, United States

The Life of Roger Alton

When Roger Alton Yoakam was born on 12 May 1914, in Licking, Ohio, United States, his father, Clifford James Yoakum, was 31 and his mother, Daisy Steele, was 29. He married Nancy Jean Rittenhouse about 1940, in Ross, Ohio, United States. He lived in Twin Township, Ross, Ohio, United States in 1920. He died in 1976, in Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 62.

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Roger Alton Yoakam
Nancy Jean Rittenhouse
Marriage: about 1940

Spouse and Children

about 1940
Ross, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 17

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Joachim .

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

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  • Rodger A Yoakum in household of Clifford J Yoakum, "United States Census, 1920"

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