William Henry Yost

9 December 1865–15 January 1951 (Age 85)
Camden, Preble, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Yost was born on 9 December 1865, in Camden, Preble, Ohio, United States, his father, Anthony Yost, was 39 and his mother, Anceliny ( Celina) ( Salina) Minix, was 43. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Clara M. Pearson. He lived in Somers Township, Preble, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Camden, Somers Township, Preble, Ohio, United States for about 5 years. He died on 15 January 1951, at the age of 85, and was buried in Fairmount Cemetery, Camden, Preble, Ohio, United States.

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William Henry Yost
Clara M. Pearson
Edwin Yost
Bertha Yost
Robert Yost
Edward Yost

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 1
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
Age 2
This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 25
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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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  • William Yost, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Yost, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William H Yost, "United States Census, 1920"

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