Yoakum Missing Links
By Bob Derryberry


These are Yoakums (etc.) that I was never able to connect with a family. If you know how any of these fit into the family tree, please let us know. Bob Derryberry and Greg Brown.

Unclassified Yoakums:

The Yokum Library opened in Reading, PA in the spring of 1996.

Aaron M. Yocom b. 19 Aug 1835, d. 5 Nov 1878; and wife Jane M. b. 16 Sep 1842, d. 19 Oct 1924, both buried in St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Abraham Yocum adm. of will filed Book K, page 51, file 164, 1800, Philadelphia, PA.

Abram Yocum was on 1774 tax list of Kingsessing TWP, Upper Merion, PA. Probably Swedish.

Andrew Yocum was on 1774 tax list of Kingsessing TWP, Upper Merion, PA. Probably Swedish.

Andrew Yocum married Hannah Smith 9 Aug 1763, re: Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Angeline Yoachum See Benjamin.

Anna Yokeum baptized 26 Apr 1780, wife of George Yokeum, re" Records of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Anna Margaret Yocam born to Jonas and Maegaretha 24 Sep 1785 in Montgomery Co., PA, re: PA Births, Montgomery Co., 1682-1800. Probably Swedish.

Anna Yockum married Solomon L. Custard 11 Feb 1840 at Falkner Swamp Lutheran Church, New Hanover TWP, Montgomery Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Anne Yocum, will recorded Book L, page 465, file 299, 1760 in Will Records, Philadelphia, PA.

Annie Yocum b. 10 Sep 1818, d. 4 Sep 1858, buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Arthur A. Yocum born 1868, died 1910, buried in Eason Cem., Lincoln Co., KY.

Azariah Yocum homesteaded SENE, SWSE and E1/2SE section 14, 102 north, 25 west in MN on 20 Dec 1870 from Jackson land office. Probably Swedish.

Barbara Yocum d. 28 Apr 1847, (Towamencin, PA?) (at age 63?), from page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Benjamin Yocum married Harriett Hagy 25 Dec 1825 in Germantown Reformed Church, now Mkt. Square Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Benjamin Yocum, Sr. will filed Book 25, page 258, file 228, 1850, Will Records, Philadelphia, PA.

Benjamin Yoachum died intestate, administered by Benjamin Yoachum 28 Aug 1838. Heirs named were; his father John, his mother Sally, brothers John, David, James and Francis, sister Angeline. With no wife or children named, he must have been single.

Birdie Yoakum b. in TX, married Malcolm Eugene Mitchell b. in VA, their child, Fletcher, b. 20 Mar 1899 at Decatur, TX.

Bruner Yocum born 1854, died 1929, buried in Hopewell Cem., Mercer Co., KY. His wife, Fannie born 1855, died 1932 buried there also.

C. Yoakum, age 8 and C. W. Yoakum, age 12, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. And E. N.

Catherine Joschim b. 8 Oct 1758 recorded Augustus Evangelical Lutheran Church, Trappe, Montgomery Co., PA. Parents not listed.

Catherine Jochum married Daniel Liebenguth 18 May 1837 in Falkner Swamp Lutheran Church, New Hanover TWP, Montgomery Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Catherine Yocam married Elmer Hamilton. Found on Tree 6577, Vol. 3, World Family Tree CDROM.

Charles Yocum married Elizabeth Dickeson 28 Mar 1822 in Germantown Reformed Church, now Mkt. Square Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Charles Yocum d. 11 Dec 1833, from page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Charlotte Yocum (? of Worcester?) married William Highes (?of Towamencin, PA?) 8 Jan 1840, from page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Charlotte Yocum married Henry Vennemen 20 Jul 1854, he died 13 Nov 1863 below Weston. Annals of Platte Co., MO, p. 353. She was a daughter of Simon Yocum. Her children were Henry, Timothy, Elizabeth, Harrison, Lucinda, Susan & John. Annals of Platte Co., MO, p. 395. Annals of Platte Co., MO, p. 501 states that Hulda Yocum, daughter of Simon P. Yocum, married Henry Vennemen, that he was killed in Civil War and she re-married 1 Jan 1865 to Dan Leaky.

Carity E. Yocom homesteaded S1/2SE and S1/2SW section 5, 4 south, 15 west in AR on 6 Jun 1890 from Little Rock land office.

Chiney Yoakham/Yokeham married Jepson G. Bonom 20 Aug 1831 in Crawford Co., MO, Marriage Book A. She may be a daughter of Jacob, but which Jacob? They appear on the 1850 census of Taney Co., MO (Stone Co. formed in 1851) as J. G. 38 TN, China 36 AR, A. S. 18 AR, P. 14, E. 12, J. G. 6, J. D. 4 and D. 1, all children born in MO. Chiney and Jepson appear on the 1860 census of Stone Co., MO, him aged 49 B. KY; her 47 b. AR; Elizabeth 17 MO; Jeptha G. 14 MO; John D. 12 MO; Daniel H. 10 MO and Noah 2 MO. Jepson was reportedly murdered by Bushwackers near the end of the Civil War, page 581 in Goodspeed's Reminiscent History of the Ozarks. Genealogical Helper, Mar 1977, p. 129 reported that Richard Beasley born 1826 in KY, married Parizada Bowman, a daughter of China Yocum - Indian.

Christina Yocum married William Mascum 9 Jun 1736, from First Presbyterian Church Records, Philadelphia, PA.

Clara C. Yocum b. 11 Sep 1875, d. 1 Nov 1903, dau. of Jonathan and Elizabeth Yocum, who see, from page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Coety Jochim married Debis Ubens 21 Dec 1802 in Schwatzwald Reformed Church, Exeter TWP, Berks Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

D. Yoakum, age 4, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. And E. N.

Daniel Joschim b. 10 Dec 1760 to Christiana Joachim (father not listed) in Montgomery Co., PA.

Daniel and Catherine Jocom parents of Elisabeth b. 30 Oct 1790, from records of Emanuel Lutheran Church, Pottstown, Montgomery Co., PA.

Daniel Yocom 1764-1844, buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA. Magdelena Yocom 1780-1850 there may be his wife.

David Jochum married _____ Lower 31 Mar 1808 in First Reformed Church on Race St., Philadelphia, PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

David Yocum's wife, Rachel, 1800-1824.

David Yoachum See Benjamin.

Deborah Jokom, wife of Casper Bossart, child was Maria, baptized in First Reformed Church on Race St., Philadelphia, PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Dicie Yocum married Gilbert Jackson found on 1850 census of Christian Co., MO and 1860 census of Stone Co., MO. Their daughter Mary Jackson married first married William Franklin Coker, son of Lucinda Yocum and Jesse Coker. After Jesse died, she married John Henry Jones. Josephine Dunne, descendant, is searching for their connection.

Edith Jockum married George Folk 23 Mar 1796 in Old Swedes Church, Gloria Dei, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Edwin G. Yocum 1879-1958 from ., 5 mos., 0 days?), page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990. Wife may have been Grace A. 1886-1960.

Edwin R. Yocom purchased NENE section 18, 106 north, 14 west in MN on 3 May 1859 from Winona land office. Probably Swedish.

Edwin R. Yocum homesteaded lot 1 and S1/2NW, section 3, 102 north, 25 west in MN on 10 Sep 1870 from Jackson land office. Probably Swedish.

Elizabeth Yocum wife of E. L. Yocum born 1 Oct 1833, died 18 Oct 1860, buried in Antioch Christian Church Cem., Mercer Co., KY.

Elmore Yocum purchased NWSW section 20, 2 south, 14 east in OH on 5 Nov 1846 from Upper Sandusky land office.

Elmore Yocum purchased several tracts in WI was of the Swedish family.

Emma Yocom homesteaded NE section 6, 105 north , 43 west in MN on 7 May 1890, from Worthington land office. Probably Swedish.

F. Yoakum, age 7, born in TX, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. And E. N.

F. E. Yoakum, age 10, born in TX, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. And E. N.

Francis Yoachum See Benjamin.

Francis M. Yocom homesteaded SWNE section 15, 19 north, 26 west in AR on 17 Feb 1881 from Harrison land office.

F. L. Yoakum, minister, age 40, born in TN, wife E. N., age 36, born AL, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with 8 children: Samuel Roy, George. Wm. N., C. W., F. E., C., F., D., and H. F (each listed separately here.

Francis M. Yocom homesteaded SWSW section 5, and SESE section 6, 21 south, 29 east in FL on 28 Nov 1892 from Gainesville land office

George Yocum purchased SWSE section 5, 1 south, 12 east in OH from Bucyrus land office on 10 Jul 1844.

George Yocum granted 250 acres Nov 1807, in Wayne Co. KY,Otter Creek watershed, recorded Book 27, page 391, KY Land Warrants.

George Yocum granted 200 acres 31 May 1799, Green Co., KY, Pond Creek watershed, recorded Book 27, page 458, Kentucky Land Warrants.

George Yoakum, age 14, born TX, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. And E. N.

George R. Yocum purchased s1/2 section 26, 6 north, 12 west in AR from Little Rock land office on 1 Jun 1859.

George T. Yokum found on Pedigree 1123, Vol. 4, World Family Tree CDROM, married Mary Jane Estes 1881. She was born 27 May 1867, died 18 Feb 1936. Her parents were Shipton Estes and Jane Warren. Their children: Sarah Bell (born 20 Apr 1882, died 3 Mar 1972, married George Washington Anderson), William Henry (born 1885), Laura G. (born Feb 1887, married Wilson Pitman 10 Oct 1901), Lewis (born 22 Sep, 1893, died Dec 1964, married Emma Lee Griffis), Pearl Florence (born 1896), George Mack (born 20 Aug 1897, died 7 Mar 1972, married (1) Edna Acey and (2) Pearl Frances Dick), and Alice Yokum. Sarah Bell and George Washington's children: Bradford G. (born 23 Mar 1903 in Wayne Co., KY, died 16 Nov 1981, married Gracie West), Allen, Mack Doolin, Lee, Zenia Margaret (married Willie Hardin Hines), Myrtle and Elmer Anderson

George W. Yocham homesteaded land in section 21, 21 north, 16 west in AR, in E1/2SW, SENW and W1/2NE on 10 Apr 1885, from Harrison, AR land office.

George W. Yocom purchased SWSE section 6, 7 south, 10 west in AL on 2 Apr 1857 from Huntsville land office.

George W. Yocum purchaser NWSE section 27, 16 south, 17 west in AR from Champaganolle land office on 1 Nov 1848 and N1/2NW section 26, 16 south, 17 west on 1 Jul 1859. The two are 1/4 mile apart.

H. F. Yoakum, age 6 mos., born in TX, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. And E. N.

Hannah Yoccum acquired 62.5 acres by Indian Allotment - General in lot 107, section 0, 18 north, 19 east in WI on 20 Mar 1862., document 215, accession number W13750_.215, vol./page 3750/215, Green Bay land office. Probably Swedish.

Harold V. Yocum married Marion L. Smalley. He died 3 Apr 1970. She re-married Ralph M. Allen. Harold and Marion’s children: Bruce V. and Martha L.. Found on Tree 5588, Vol. 3, World Family Tree CDROM.

Isaac Yoacum bought 39.59 acres in NESW section 29. 1 south, 9 east in AL from Huntsville, AL land office 15 Jun 1854

Isaac Newton Yoakum married Cora Lucretia Shepherd, daughter of Asa Shepherd and Sarah Ann Curry. Children: Henry, George and John. Found on Tree 3224, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Isaac R. Yoakum found on Tree 2101, Vol. 5, World Family Tree CDROM, born 17 Feb 1800 in TN, died 8 Mar 1882 in Texas Co.,MO, married Rachel _____, who was born 1820 in TN. Their children: William R. (born 1838), Elizabeth (born 1839), John H. (born 1842), Jesse Franklin (born 20 May 1844 in Bradley Co., TN, died 26 Feb 1925 at Dixon, MO, married (1) Martha C. Morrow and (2) Betharie Jones), James C. (born 1845), Sarah (born 1848), Simon (born 1850), Nancy (born 1852), Issac Rite (born 8 May 1854) and Mary Ann Yoakum (born 1859). Jesse Franklin and Martha C. (she born 7 Aug 1845 in GA, died 17 Oct 1886 at Dixon, MO, daughter of Joseph and Irene Morrow) children were: James Decator (born 29 Jan 1867), Simon Theater (born 1868), Olive Deliska (born 12 Mar 1872 in Maries Co., MO, died 3 Nov 1961 at Springfield, MP, married Robert Marion Stone 23 Jan 1891 in Miller Co., MO), Artimisha (born 1873), William Isham Timothy (born 1877), Jesse Trenton (born 13 Jun 1878), Sarah S. (born Apr 1879), Cora Clarinda Clementine (born Oct 1881), and Mary Yoakum (born Apr 1884). Olivia Deliska and Robert Marion (he born 8 Sep 1870 in Miller Co., MO, died 21 Jun 1948 at Springfield, MO, son of Isaac Alexander Stone and Sarah Jones) children were: William Clarence (born 7 Mar 1896 at Iberia, MO, died 30 Sep 1974 at Branson, MO, married (1) Mary McKnally and (2) Pearl Rogers), Velva Eva, Jesse Clay and Lewis Clyde Stone. Note from Dan McMurray, 7 December 1997: "There is one mistake on the Missing Links, if you will look at Isaac R. YOAKUM it has Olive Diliska marrying Robert Marion STONE. That should be SLONE. They were my g-grandparents."

Isiah Yocum born 21 Sep 1851, died 30 Oct 1928, buried in Eason Cem., Lincoln Co., KY.

Jacob Yocum, adm. of will filed Book K, page 269, file 80, 1807, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Jacob Yocum owned land in Sect 21-R16-T22/23 in AR 9 Feb 1848, direction on R and T not stated. AR Family Historian, p. 87.

Jacob Yocham homesteaded land in W1/2SW section 3, NENE section 9 and NWNW section 10, 21 north, 17 west all of which joins in a backward L shape. From Harrison AR land office 8 Oct 1901.

Jacob Youchum married Delaine Dotson 27 Oct 1865 in Stone Co., MO. From photocopy of page 89 of record sent by Ola Nicholson.

Jacob Yochum married Flora Jones, child is Theodore L. Who married Dimple Dessie Van Pherson. Theodore and Dimple’s child is Patricia Irene, who married Wayne Freed and had child Penny Irene Freed. Patricia’s second husband is Larry T. Rich. Found on Tree 2120, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Jacob Yochim married Helen Rinderle, daughter of Joseph Rinderle and Barbara Roth. Children: Leo, Paul, Reinard. Vincent, Cyril, and Agnes. Found on Tree 4138, Vol. 3, World Family Tree CDROM.

Jacobus Yocum married Martha R_th 28 Nov 1805 in Tohichon Reformed Church, Bedminster, Bucks Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

James Yocum adm. of will filed Book P, page 373, file 261, 1846, Will Records, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

James Yoakam bought 80 acres in W1/2NW section 23, 4 south 5 east in OH from Lima land office 1 Jun 1852

James Yocham homesteaded W1/2SE section 10, W1/2NE section 15, 21 north 17 west in AR, all of which joins and lies mile southeast of that homesteaded by Jacob, see above, and joins land homesteaded by John, see below, on 26 Aug 1904, Harrison land office.

James Yoacham See Benjamin.

Jane Yochum listed as head of household in 1790 census, page 33, in Exeter TWP, Berks Co., PA, with 2 males under 16

Jeremiah Yocum, son of Jonas, b. 8 Sep 1828, d. 26 Jul 1899, buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA. Hannah Kirlin, 1830-1903, buried there also, may have been his wife. Her parents: John and Sarah Kirlin

Jesse Yocum pension application #11940, found by Earl Quintrell, file contained a letter from a James Ray 3 Jan 1833, in Mercer Co., KY to a Jesse Yocum at Fort Jesup, LA, by way of Nachetoches, advising Jesse to apply for Revolutionary pension, in which he stated "you could get pay for your service particularly for time you was a prisoner..." He mentioned a John Gritton that could help him. 19 Mar 1835 an Edmund Quick gave deposition for Jesse, had known him since 1780, knew he had been a prisoner, had served under Capt. Hugh McGary in Col. John T. Bowman’s Regt, that Jesse went after Shawnee Indians in Gen. Clark’s Expedition in 1788, that Jesse was taken prisoner at Blue Lake, was kept for a year, taken to Detroit and Montreal, tried to escape, was re-captured and kept in irons until discharged at the end of the war and returned to KY in Aug 1783. No mention of family. Pension denied. He apparently moved to Lafayette, LA

Jesse Yocum purchased NESE section 4, 7 south, 10 west in AL from Huntsville land office on 14 Oct 1834. It is near land acquired by James, Joshua and John W.

Jesse J. Yoakum grantee land by Julia Ferguson 21 Jun 1880 in Wise Co., TX, book V, page 10

Jesse Jochim married Polly Dechaert 21 Dec 1800 in Schwatzwald Reformed Church, Exeter TWP, Berks Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Jessey Yockom b. 30 Jun 1756 to John and Elizabeth, from Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Jessie Yochum married Elizabeth Plumes 6 Jan 1861 in Stone Co., MO. From photocopy of page 65 of record sent by Ola Nicholson.

Jeulian Yocom purchased 168.75 acres in section 30, 1 south, 7 east in LA on 6 Oct 1841 from New Orleans land office.

Johannes and Catherine parents of Elisabeth, b. 1 Jan 1789 (see above).

John Yocum 1752-1818, soldier, buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

John Yoccum acquired 68.8 acres by Indian Allotment - General being lot 6, section 0, 18 north, 19 east in WI on 8 Oct 1860 from Green Bay land office, document 191, accession number WI3750_.191, recorded vol./page 3750/191. Also received 62.5 acres on same date in lot 109, same n & e calls. Probably Swedish.

John Joachim b. 31 May 1766 to Jonas and Anna Maria, from Falkner Swamp Records, New Hanover TWP, Montgomery Co., PA. Probably Swedish.

John Yocum b. 15 Apr 1779. (see Abram Yocum).

John Yocom b. 6 Aug 1799, d. 6 Mar 1869; and wife Elizabeth b. Feb 1806, d. 3 Jan 1882, both buried buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

John Yocum 1779-1821, soldier, buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

John Yocum, age 73, and wife, Hannah, age 44, both buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA. A conflict of dates Dec 1827 and 1794(?).

John Yokum married Emma Sisk, dau. Of Bartlett Sisk and Arena Grace, found on Tree 3263, Vol. 2 World Family Tree CDROM. Then on Tree 3485, Vol. 1 found him born 1871, married 26 Jun 1892, died 1950. She is listed there as Emma Bell Sisk, born 9 Mar 1874, Ray Co., MO, died 14 Jan 1963, buried at Braymer, MO.

John Jochim married Sally Bens 16 Dec 1800 in Schwatzwald Reformed Church, Exeter TWP, Berks Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

John Jochum married Caroline Miller 29 Dec 1840 in Falkner Swamp Lutheran Church, New Hanover TWP, Montgomery Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

John Yoachum married Matilda Pitts 1 Jan 1852 in Stone Co., MO. From copy of record sent by Ola Nicholson.

John Yocam acquired 160 acres by Scrip-Warrant Act of 1812, being NE section 28, 7 north, 3 east in AR from the AR land office 1 Feb 1821

John Yocum purchased E1/2SE section 23, 5 north, 12 east in OH from Bucyrus land office on 30 Dec 1835.

John Yocum purchased E1/2SW section 21, 6 south, 7 east in LA from Greenburg land office on 10 Mar 1861.

John Yocom purchased NE and W1/2NW section 32, 7 north, 10 west from Little Rock, AR land office on 1 Dec 1857.

John Yocham homesteaded land in SESW section 10, E1/2NW and SWNW section 15, 21 north, 17 west in AR, all of which joins and joins land homesteaded by Jacob above and 1 mile south of land homesteaded apparently by another John. This acquired 19 Oct 1893 from Harrison land office.

John Yoacham See Benjamin.

John Ballard Yocum son of W. H. And L., born 17 Mar 1883, died 9 Aug 1891, buried in Eason Cem., Lincoln Co., KY.

John W. Yokum found on Tree 1977, Vol. 4, World Family Tree CDROM, born 12 May 1896 in Grant Co., WV, married Lettie Rebecca Judy 19 Jan 1913 in Grant Co., WV, died 10 Jan 1978. Lettie was born 15 Jun 1892 in Grant Co., WV, died 3 Mar 1943. She was a daughter of Isaac John Judy (who traces back to the Tshudis, who married previous Y. ancestors) and Mahala Truphine Riggleman. Their children: Nellie, Lemuel P., Johnny S., Rachel, Richard, and Denver Yokum.

John W. Yocom purchased NWSW section 15, 7 south, 10 west in AL from Huntsville land office on 1 Sep 1860.

Jonah Yokum married Hannah Coler 4 Feb 1772 in Germantown Reformed or Friedens Church, Lehigh Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Jonah Yocom b. 15 Oct 1793, d. 27 Oct 1834, and wife Anna b. 19 Apr 1796, d. 17 Mar 1881, both buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Jonas Yokom b. 28 Mar 1746 to John and Elisabeth, from Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Jonas and Anna Maria Joachim parents of John, b. 31 May 1766, Falkner Swamp Lutheran Church, New Hanover TWP, Montgomery Co., PA,

Jonas and Johanna Jochern parents of Elisabeth b. 6 Oct 1774, Montgomery Co., PA.

Jonas and Margarethha Yocam parents of Anna Margaret, who see.

Jonas Yocum died 2 May 1866, (?b. Apr 18, 1795, age at death 70 yrs., 8 mos., Pottstown, PA?), from page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Jonathan D. Yocum b. 7 Jun 1843, d. 6 May 1923, ?buried in Line Lexington Mennonite Cem.?), wife was Elizabeth, b. 15 Jul 1840, d. 3 Feb 1920, buried same cem.. Daughter Clara C. see above. From page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Joseph Yocum purchased W1/2SW section 20, 1 south, 3 east in MI from Detroit land office on 15 Aug 1837. Probably Swedish.

Judith Yocum married Samuel Lodge 28 Apr 1736, from First Presbyterian Church Records, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Judith Yocum married Jacob Rudolph 28 Oct 1765, First Baptist Church Records, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Judith Yocum married Rufus Walbridge 16 May 1798, First Baptist Church Records, Philadelphia, PA.

Judy Joachim married Nicholas Jonce 6 Oct 1751, from Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Katherine Deweese Yoakum, mother, b. 1853, d. 1931, buried in Keeter Cem., Wise Co., TX. She was probably wife of James or Jonas.

Kenneth Paul Yokum born 1905, died 1973, married Margaret Katherine Daugherty. She was born 15 Mar 1909 at Joplin, MO and died 21 Oct 1976 at Orlando, FL. They were divorced. Children were Yvonne, Lavilla Margaret and Florice. Found on Tree 1393, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Lucinda Yocum born 1840-45 in MO, married Jesse Coker after 1860. !860 census of Christian Co., MO shows Jesse as single, age 30, working as a laborer. Jesse not found in Civil War records. They were divorced. In 1870 census she is shown with children: William Frank Coker age 9, Sarah Coker age 6 and Deea Coker age 1 (this was Anna Malinda Coker). In 1880 census Lucinda is listed as Sinda Cooker, with children: Sarrah age 15, Susan age 11, Julia age 6, and Benj. F. Age 1 month and lists her as divorced. Josephine Dunne is descendant looking for the connection.

Malissa Emeline Stevens Yokum married Thomas Sidney Walker Hollis 11 Jun 1902. He was born 14 Jan 1848 Madison Co., TX, died 21 Sep 1928 Ardmore, OK, son of Wm. David Hollis and Delina Walker, found on Tree 2670, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Margarantha Jochim married George Lotz 21 Jul 1802 in Schwatzwald Reformed Church, Exeter TWP, Berks Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Margaret Yocum Custer 1862-1949, buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Maria Jochim married Johannes Roth 31 Mar 1801 in Schwatzwald Reformed Church, Exeter TWP, Berks Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Maria Yocum married Abraham Kassel 19 Nov 1834, From page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

Maria Elisabeth Joachim born 30 Oct 1756 to Jacob and Maria Christina Joachim, page 220, Montgomery Co. Births.

Mark Yocum married Leela Gnagy, daughter of El Gnagy and Althea Vaughn. Children: Waldo and Clarence.

Mark Chick Yoakum b. 20 May 1882 at Rhome, Wise Co., TX to J. J. (Jesse?) Yoakum (b. MO) and Rebecca Loftis (b. SC).

Martha Yocum listed as head of household in 1790 census, page 158, Montgomery Co., PA. with 2 males under 16 and one over 16.

Mary Yocum b. 29 Mar 1755 to John and Margaret Yocum, recorded St. Gabriel Episcopal Church, Douglassville, PA.

Mary Yocum b. 9 Aug 1756 to Peter and Ann, from Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Matilda Yocom married Moses Yocom 23 Nov 1851 in Trinity Reformed Church, Pottstown, Montgomery Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Michael Yocum owned land in Sect 21-R15-T30 and in Sect. 21-R16-T25 in AR 9 Feb 1848, direction on R and T not stated. AR Family Historian, p. 87

Michel Yochum married Mary Watson 24 May 1856 in Stone Co., MO. From photocopy of page 31 of record sent by Ola Nicholson.

Michael Yocham purchased SWSW section 20, 21 north 15 west on 1 Jul 1850 from Batesville, AR land office; SW of section 28, 10 north, 10 east on 8 Apr 1848 from Helena land office; W1/2SE section 25, 21 north, 16 west on 1 Mar 1855 from Batesville land office. These may be different Michaels. See below.

Michael Yocham homesteaded the SW section 6,; NENW and NWNE section 7, 20 north, 16 west in AR from Harrison land office on 20 Jul 1891.

Michael D. Yocham homesteaded the W1/2SW and SESW section 1, and NENW section 12, 17 north, 14 west in AR, all of which joins, on 23 Nov 1891 from Harrison land office.

Mintie Yoakum b. in MO, married F. W. M. Thompson, b. MO, their child, Gladys, b. 8 May 1896 at Boyd, Wise Co., TX.

Moses Yocom (see Matilda).

Moses Yocum on 1774 tax list of Kingsessing TWP, Upper Merion, PA. Probably Swedish.

Moses Yocum listed on 1790 census, page 32, Douglas TWP, Berks Co., PA with one male over 16, 3 males under 16, 3 females and no slaves.

Nancy Yocum married John Taylor 13 Jun 1792, from Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Nancy Yochum owned land in Sect. 21-R17-T25 in AR 9 Feb 1848, direction on R and T not stated. AR Family Historian, p. 87.

Nancy Yocham homesteaded the NW section 25, 21 north, 17 west on 5 Aug 1885, from Harrison, AR land office. Note its proximity to other Y. Family homesteads.

Orville Yoakum married Ethel McCuen, daughter of John McCuen and Mary E. Woody. Children: Paul, Clarence, Mary Jane and Lloyd D. Found on Tree 1962, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Pauline Yochem married Peter Kraft, probably in late 1800s. Found on Tree 2813, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Peter Yocum, will filed Book O, page 50, file 38, 1766, Will Records, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Peter Yocum, will filed Book P, page 344, file 232, 1772, Will Records, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Peter and Ann Yocum, parents of Mary above.

Peter Yocum on 1769 tax list of Kingsessing TWP, Upper Merion Co., PA. Probably Swedish.

Peter Yochum married Marguerite Grisier 17 Jun 1870. She was born 20 May 1831 in Bretigney, Alsaice Lorraine, France, daughter of John George Griser and Catherine Vernier. Marguerite died 18 Jan 1876 in Highland Co., OH. No children listed. Found on Tree 2283, Vol. 2, World Family Tree CDROM.

Rachel Yocum, b. 31 Jan 1832, d. 5 Jan 1882, wife of William H. Kirkhoff, buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Rebecca Yockom b. 5 Jun 1764 to John and Elisabeth, rom Gloria Dei or Old Swedes or Wicaco Church Records. Probably Swedish.

Regan Bliss Yoakum b. 27 Aug. 1887 at Rhome, Wise Co., TX to J. J. (Jesse?) Yoakum and Rebecca Loftis.

Richard Ycomes adm. of will filed Book I, page 136. file 64, 1885. Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

S. F. Yoakum on 1860 census of McLennan Co., TX page 395 (Note: Solomon was in San Saba Co. and Milton was in Limestone Co.)

Samuel Jochom b. 4 Mar 1771, no parents listed, from Records of Trinity Reform Church, Pottstown, Montgomery Co., PA.

Samuel Yocom married Margaret Schnyder 15 Nov 1798, St. James P. E. Church, Perkiomen, PA.

Samuel Yocom, 1804-1885, and wife, Annie, 1805-1889, both buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Samuel Yocum, age 12, born in TX on 1850 census of De Witt Co., TX, page 126, line 39, living with John and Caroline Chat, then age 20, born TX, in De Witt Co., TX on 1860 census, page 478, line 3

Samuel Yocum buried in Buffalo Springs Cem., Stanford, KY, born 8 Jul 1882, died 3 Dec 1958.

Samuel Roy Yoakum, age 18, born TX, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with parents F. L. and E. N.

Sarah Yocum, adm. of will filed Book K, page 323, file 185, 1808, Philadelphia, PA. Probably Swedish.

Sarah Yocum b. 13 Mar 1844, d. 26 Jan 1917, buried St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cem., Douglasville, PA.

Sarah Yocum wife of J. D. Yocum, born 1848, died 1915, buried in McKinney Cem., Lincoln Co., KY.

S. F. Yockum, age 18, born MO, listed on 1860 census of McLennan Co., TX. P. 395, line 26.

Simon P. Yocum advertised the Leavenworth Steam Ferry 20 Oct 1857 Annals of Platte Co., MO, p. 243. He died 16 Dec 1870, came to Platte Co., 1841, lived in Missouri River bottom opposite Levenworth, was JP several times, married 1827 to America _____ who was born 28 May 1808 and died 27 Nov 1893.

Sophia S. Yoccum acquired Indian allotment of land in plot 190, 18 north, 19 east in WI from Green Bay land office 25 May 1868, recorded Vol./page 3750/255..

Priscilla (who married Vallandingham), Alonzo, Harriett (who see above). Annals of Platte Co., MO, p. 501.

Solomon Yoachum married Nancy House 12 Aug 1834 in Greene Co., MO, from marriage records.

Solomon Yochim/Yoakhem/Yokem/Yocum/Yockim (spelled all these ways) was plaintiff in District Court in Knoxville, TN in 1801, in which he won damages of $195.45 from William Campbell, bondsman for George Swingle, apparently case # 671 or 617. Abstract furnished by Earl Quintrell. The case seemed to include a forty gallon whiskey still.

Solomon Yocham homesteaded the E1/2NE section 26, 18 north, 14 west in AR on 20 Oct 1882, from Harrison land office.

Thomas Yocom purchased W1/2SE section 22, 6 north, 5 west in OH from the Marietta land office on 16 Apr 1833

Thomas Yocum born 11 Jun 1886, died 27 Jul 1962, buried in Eason Cem., Lincoln Co., KY.

William Yochum married Maria Jones 11 Feb 1840 in Falkner Swamp Lutheran Church, New Hanover TWP, Montgomery Co., PA, re: PA German Marriages, by Donna Irish.

Wm. Yochum owned land in Sect 21-R16-T23 in AR 9 Feb 1848, direction on R and T not stated. AR Family Historian, p. 87

William Yocum listed on 1790 census, page 162, Montgomery Co., PA with 2 males under 16, 2 males over 16, 4 females and no slaves. Probably Swedish.

William Yocham purchased S1/2NW, NWSW section 23, 21 north 16 west in AR on 1 Oct 1849 from Batesville land office

William Yocham homesteaded E1/2NW and W1/2NE section 22, 21 north 17 west in AR on 21 Apr 1891 from Harrison land office.

William Yocham purchased E1/2NE section 26, 21 north, 17 west on 30 Coc 1857 from Batesville land office on 30 Oct 1857.

William Yocham homesteaded the W1/2NW section 13, 20 north, 17 west in AR on 25 Apr 1903, from Harrison land office.

William G. Yocum 1874-1973, from page 477 in Early Immigrants from Germany and Switzerland to Eastern PA, by Russell George LeVan, 1990.

William N. Yoakum, age 18, born TN, on 1860 census of Cherokee Co., TX with what appears to be parents F. L. And E. N; however, another child listed as 18 there born in TX.

William N. Yocum homesteaded N1/2SW section 18, 13 south, 23 west in AR from Camden land office on 24 Apr 1890.

William Z. Yocum born 5 Oct 1831, died 13 Sep 1957 (that is what the record says) buried in Eason Cem., Lincoln Co., KY.

Yocumtown, PA was probably named for the Swedish branch. A Jonas buried there, which is more common in that branch.

Report of the Adj. General of the State of KY., Civil War, Vols. 1 and 2, contains these Yocums:

Charles, Pvt., Co. K, 19th KY Inf., enlisted Harrodsburg 23 Nov 1861, mustered out at Louisville 26 Jan 1865.

Elijah, Pvt enlisted 25 Sep 1861, Co. E, 19th KY Inf at Harrodsburg, mustered out 14 Jun 1863 at Vicksburg, MS

Francis M., Pvt enlisted 26 Nov 1861 at Harrodsburg, Co. K, 19th KY Inf., mustered out 6 Jun 1863 at Vicksburg, MS.

George A., Cpl. enlisted 9 Dec 1861 at Harrodsburg 23 Nov 1861, mustered out at Louisville 26 Jan 1865.

George W., Pvt. Co. C, 4th KY Vol. Inf. enlisted Camp Dick Robinson, 17 Jul 1861 for 3 years, deserted 30 Oct 1862.

George W., Pvt enlisted 11 Dec 1861 at Harrodsburg, mustered out 1 Apr 1864 at Camp Nelson, KY.

Henry, Sr., Pvt. Co. D, 11th KY Cav., enlisted Louisville, 24 Jul 1862 for 3 years, captured 20 Oct 1863 at Philadelphia, TN, exchanged & discharged at Baltimore, MD Aug 1864.

Henry, Jr., Pvt. Co. D, 11th KY Cav., enlisted 26 Jul 1862 at Louisville for 3 years, captured 20 Oct 1863 at Philadelphia, TN, died in rebel prison, date and place not given.

James, Pvt. enlisted 23 Nov 1861 at Harrodsburg 23 Nov 1861, mustered out at Louisville 26 Jan 1865.

James M., musician, enlisted 19 Oct 1861 at Lebanon, KY, Co. D, 10th KY Inf.

William, enlisted 12 Aug 1862 at Sterling, KY for 1 year.


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