James T Yantis

26 March 1909–July 1980 (Age 71)
Steubenville,, OH

The Life of James T

When James T Yantis was born on 26 March 1909, his father, Elijah Lear Yantis, was 28 and his mother, Mary Agnes Brady, was 18. He married Lucille Vansickle on 15 December 1939. He lived in Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States in 1920. He died in July 1980, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71.

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James T Yantis
Lucille Vansickle
Marriage: 15 December 1939

Spouse and Children


    Lucille Vansickle


15 December 1939
<Steubenville,, OH>

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Agnes Brady





    Margaret Yantis



    Robert Samuel Yantis


World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 8

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch or North German Janz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Yantie in household of Elijah Yantie, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James T Yantis in household of Elijah Yantis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Yantiss in household of Elijah Yantiss, "United States Census, 1930"

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