Yoakum

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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 - 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 ...
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
... Benjamin Franklin Yoakum (August 20, 1859 - November 28, 1929) was a visionary railroad executive of the late 19th and early 20th centuries who attempted to join the Frisco and Rock Island Railroads into a great ... 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 legendary James J ...