Evelyn Violet Yocum

Brief Life History of Evelyn Violet

When Evelyn Violet Yocum was born on 6 February 1907, in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States, her father, Charles Frederick Yocum, was 31 and her mother, Mary Ella Ford, was 32. She died on 5 January 1920, in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States, at the age of 12.

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Charles Frederick Yocum
Mary Ella Ford
Merle Frederick Yocum
Paul Everett Yocum
George Herald Yocum
Evelyn Violet Yocum
Infant Daughter Yocum
Corrine F Yocum

Sources (3)

  • Evelyn V Yocum in household of Charles Yocum, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Evelyn Violet Yocum, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Evelyn Yocum, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Jochem or Jochum . See also Yoakum , compare Yochum , Yocom , and Yokum .

History: This surname is borne by the descendants of various immigrants from Germany, including Johann Matthäus Yoakum or Jochem, born c. 1698 in Germany, died 1783 in KY or VA (see Yoakum ).

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

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