Yokers Family History (Andrew Yokers lineage)
Yokers Family History
Andreas Jockers was born January 3, 1858 in Eckartsweier, Germany. He married Kathryn Gopper February 7th , 1881.
Upon immigration to the United States in 1885, Andreas' name was Americanized to "Andrew" and his surname was changed from "Jockers" to the phonetically similar "Yokers."
They had 7 children: Andrew (Jr.), John, Edward, Anna, William, Minnie, and Herman.
The Yokers Family 1911
Front Row: Kathryn, Minnie, Anna, Andrew (Sr.)
Back Row: John, Andrew (Jr.), George, Herman, Edward