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1870's Rev. Edward Yocum CDV Photo, 2nd NY Civil War, Westchester NY

#838 Yocum Genealogy:

On reverse: "Pastor at Baptist Church, Yorktown, Civil War time, Reverend Youcum. His sons went to war with the Flood Boys' is handwritten in pencil. Photo type: CDV or Carte de Visite Photograph. Photographer: Unmarked, Unknown.

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Reverend Edward S Yocum 1804–1887 was born in Pennsylvania and lived in Yorktown, Westchester County, New York. He died at age 82 in 1887.
We believe his father to be William Yocum 1747-1813, buried in the Tennis-Lukens Cemetery in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. William was the son of James C. Yocum, 1715-1758 and Bathsheba Tennis Yocum 1723-1758. We believe his mother to be Margaret Wilson Yocum, 1749-1832.

Edward's Wife: Caroline Hagy 1810–1881 born Lower Merion, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, to Jacob Hagy 1780–1841 and Hannah Levis Robeson Hagy 1786–1874.
Her Siblings:
William Robeson Hagy 1806–1867
Harriet Hagy 1808–1895
Elizabeth Levis Hagy 1813–1888
Emily Hagy 1815–1899
Maria S Hagy 1817–1896
Catherine Hagy 1820–1885 known as Kate Hagy
Hannah Robeson Hagy 1820–1873
Matilda Hagy 1825–1895
Adaline Hagy 1826–1876

Their Children:
1. Mary Yocum born 1834
2. Matilda Jane Yocum Minnerly 1836–1915 married Vincent S Minnerly 1835–1912 and had a child Elmer Elijah Minnerly boen 1862.
3. Edward S Yocum Jr. 1839–1926 married Henrietta Yocum 1846–1922. They had 3 children: Minnie Yocum, Cora Yocum, May Yocum and Ettie Yocum (probably Henrietta Yocum)
4. Isaac Yocum 1841–1915 married Mary Emily Hayes Yocum 1847–1924 Their children were: Irene B Yocum 1866–1936; Caroline Yocum, born 1870 known as carrie Yocum; Jane Jorden Yocum 1873–1959; Rutherford B Hayes Yocum 1876–1946; Mary Emily Yocum 1878–1965 known as Emilie Yocum; Millie Yocum 1883–1890; Isaac Yocum 1886–1946; Margaret H Yocum 1890–1982; and Rachel H Yocum 1892–1989.
5. John Yocum 1844–1907
6. William Yocum born 1846
7. Caroline Harriet Yocum Montross 1850–1906

Edward S Yokum in the United States Census 1850
Event Place New York City, Ward 16, New York
Age 46
Birth Year (Estimated) 1804
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Household, Age, Birthplace:
Edward S Yokum M 46 Pennsylvania
Caroline H Yokum F 40 Pennsylvania
Mary Yokum F 16 Pennsylvania
Matilda Yokum F 14 Pennsylvania
Edward Yokum M 11 Pennsylvania
Isaac Yokum M 9 Pennsylvania
John Yokum M 6 Pennsylvania
William Yokum M 4 Delaware
Caroline Yokum F 0 Pennsylvania

ES Yocum in the 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: E.S. Yocum
Age: 56
Birth Year: about 1804
Birth Place: New York (also listed as Pennsylvania elsewhere)
Home in 1860: Yorktown, Westchester County, New York
Post Office: Pines Bridge
Household, Age, Birthplace:
ES Yocum 56
Cornelia Yocum 50 (Caroline?)
William Yocum 14
Harriett Yocum 10

Edward L. Yocom in United States Civil War Soldiers Index
Name: Edward L. Yocom, also Known As Edward S. Yocom / Yocum
Event Type: Military Service
Military Beginning Rank: Private
Military Final Rank: Commissary Sergeant
Military Side: Union
State or Military Term: New York
Military Unit: 2nd Regiment, New York Cavalry, Co. L
Military Company: DFL

Edward S. Yocum in the 1880 United States Federal Census
Age: 75
Birth Date: About 1805
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1880: Peekskill, Westchester County, New York
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Caroline H. Yocum
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Occupation: Clergyman
Household, Age:
Edward S. Yocum 75
Caroline H. Yocum 69
John Yocum 36
Edward Yocum 11

We found evidence of the Flood boys who were Civil War age (and mentioned on the inscription of this photo) from Westchester NY in public Civil War and Genealogy records. They are listed, as follows:
Charles Flood, Eastchester, Westchester, New York
Christopher Flood, Harrison, Westchester, New York
John R. Flood 1829-1888, Bedford, Westchester County, New York
Matthias Flood 1832-1915 buried Oakland Cemetery, Yonkers, Westchester County NY
Charles Flood 1847-1931, New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York
Andrew Flood, Andrew 1835-1933 Saint Josephs Cemetery, Somers, Westchester, NY

Rev. Yocum appears in his later fifties in photo, wearing early small round spectacles. This family is buried at the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Westchester County, New York. The photo was found in Granby, Hartford County, Connecticut. A wonderful look at an early Westchester Pastor, Clergy or Minister Yocum. This surname is also seen spelled as Yocom, Youcome, Yokom, Youcom, and Youcum. A rare and wonderful piece.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
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