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Burnside Yoakum
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Birth: May 27, 1866
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 1889
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA

Burn died while awaiting trial for the murder of James M. Smith, who is buried in Gose Cemetery. No impartial jury could be seated, and public sentiment moved away from Smith, so Burn was never tried.

Burn married Mollie E. Payne and had one daughter when he died, Eva, who married Marshall Owen Currier. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Grant Yoakum (1824 - 1901)
  Lucinda Jennings Yoakum (1837 - 1921)
 
 Siblings:
  Ewing Frank Yoakum (1860 - 1887)*
  Margaret J Yoakum (1862 - 1872)*
  Burnside Yoakum (1866 - 1889)
  Joseph Sherman Yoakum (1871 - 1958)*
  James Randolph Yoakum (1874 - 1956)*
  Maussey Yoakum (1879 - 1883)*
  Emma M A Yoakum (1887 - 1919)*
  Beulah Yoakum Rutherford (1894 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
J S Yoakum Cemetery
Lone Mountain
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Phillip Walker
Record added: May 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52129898
 

 
 
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