Eliza Holder

1891–1993 (Age 101)
Dühren, Sinsheim, Baden, Germany

The Life of Eliza

When Eliza Holder was born on 5 November 1891, in Dühren, Sinsheim, Baden, Germany, her father, Karl Holder, was 35 and her mother, Margaret Stump, was 35. She married Frank Martin Yocom on 11 July 1911. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bennion, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 7 March 1993, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 101, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Martin Yocom
1890–1963
Eliza Holder
1891–1993
Marriage: 11 July 1911
Frank Martin Yocom
1912–1996
Margaret Emma Yocom
1913–2002
Daisy Elise Yocom
1915–1998
Raymond Allen Yocom
1918–1932
Mildred Helen Yocom
1920–2008
Beth Lenore Yocom
1924–2014
Karl Robert Yocom
1926–1983
Keith Holder Yocom
1929–2012
Alvin Miles Yocom
1932–2010
Gerald Arthur Yocom
1936–2020

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 July 1911
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 5

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1918

Age 27

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

1 German: topographic name for someone who lived by an elder tree, Middle High German holder, or from a house named for its sign of an elder tree. In same areas, for example Alsace, the elder tree was believed to be the protector of a house.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Holder ‘elder tree’.3 English (chiefly western counties): occupational name for a tender of animals, from an agent derivative of Middle English hold(en) ‘to guard or keep’ (Old English h(e)aldan). It is possible that this word was also used in the wider sense of a holder of land within the feudal system. Compare Helder .

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

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Story Highlight

Combined memories of Karl Holder by Dan Holder and Arva Holder Shiner (his grandchildren)

Karl and Margaret Holder were married June 6, 1883. They emigrated from Sinshiem, Badin, Germany in 1893 with four of their ten children. [They had 6 children in Germany, Katie, Caroline, Louis …

Sources (3)

  • Eliza Holder Yocom in household of Frank Marlin Yocom, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Eliza Holder Yocom in household of Frank Marlin Yocom, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Eliza Holder Yocum in household of Frank Marten Yocum, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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