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Yoakum County, Texas
... Yoakum County is a county located in the U.S ... The county is named for Henderson King Yoakum, a Texas historian ... Yoakum County is one of 30 prohibition or entirely dry counties in the state of Texas ...
Benjamin Franklin Yoakum
... Benjamin Franklin Yoakum (August 20, 1859 - November 28, 1929) was a visionary railroad executive of the late 19th and early 20th centuries who ... In 1909, when Yoakum controlled 17,500 miles of railroad, Railway World magazine called him an "empire builder" who had done as much for the Southwest as ...
Benjamin Franklin Yoakum - Family
... A brother, Charles Henderson Yoakum (1849-1909), was a Texas state legislator and United States Congressman ... Yoakum (1851-1920), was a faith healer and social reformer ... Yoakum married Elizabeth Bennett of San Antonio, daughter of a prominent banker ...
Benjamin Franklin Yoakum - Biography
... Yoakum was born near Tehuacana, Texas, on August 20, 1859 to Narcissa Teague and Franklin L ... Yoakum ... In 1887, the town of Yoakum, Texas was named for him ...