Peninah Yoakum

1817–August 1852 (Age 35)
Arkansas, Missouri Territory, United States

The Life of Peninah

When Peninah Yoakum was born in 1817, in Arkansas, Missouri Territory, United States, her father, Jacob James Yoakum, was 44 and her mother, Sarah, was 37. She married Joseph Augustine Philibert on 26 February 1833, in Greene, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Taney, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died in August 1852, in Stone, Missouri, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Philibert Cemetery, Alpine Township, Stone, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Augustine Philibert
1804–1884
Peninah Yoakum
1817–1852
Marriage: 26 February 1833
Augustus J Philibert
1835–1866
Jacob H Philabert
1841–
Mary Eliza Philibert
1836–1898
Sarah Elizabeth Philibert
1837–1921
M C Philabert
1837–
H. H. Philebert
1841–
Charles Edward Philibert
1843–1918
Josephine Philiburt
1844–1886
William Adolphus Philibert
1852–1893

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 February 1833
Greene, Missouri, United States
children

(9)

    Augustus J Philibert

    Male1835–1866Male

    Mary Eliza Philibert

    Female1836–1898Female

    Sarah Elizabeth Philibert

    Female1837–1921Female

    M C Philabert

    Female1837–Female

    H. H. Philebert

    Male1841–Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · The Missouri Compromise

Age 3

The Missouri territorial legislature submitted a request for statehood as a slave state to the U.S. Congress in December 1818. Due to interest in keeping a balance between the number of slave states to free states across the country, legislation known as The Missouri Compromise was created. This allowed Maine to be admitted as a free state and Missouri to be admitted as a slave state. The Missouri Compromise also specified that the Louisiana Purchase territory north of latitude 36° 30' would be reserved for free states and territory south would be reserved for slave states.
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 12

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Joachim .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • P Philabert in household of J Philabert, "United States Census, 1850"
  • P Philabert in household of J Philabert, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Peninah Yoacham, "Missouri, Civil Marriages, 1820-1874"

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