Carl F. Yeakel and Ida M. Turreff
married 4/2/1902 and bore 11 Children
Carl Fredrick Yeakel (family from Germany name changed from Jackel)
Born 4/2/1871 - 5/8/1927, Alton Illinois (56)
Mother was German Opera singer.
Father George Yakel Brewery owner.
Carl Yeakel's grandfather, Philip Jackel (Yakel), (Jeckel and Yeakel Alton descendents) (Yeckel was used by some of the St Louis descendents) came from Germany in 1836 and died in Alton Illinois in 1854.
Carl's sisters: (Lenora) Mrs. Joseph Pfeffer, Miss Lillie, Mrs. Emma Links (313 Henry Street).
All sisters resided in Alton Illinois.
Mary Louise Gissal Mann great great granddaughter of Philip Jackel wrote regarding the changes in the family name for the historic registry in December 1982.
Ida Maud Turreff Yeakel
Born: 2/2/1881 Detroit, Michigan - 9/2/1953 Los Angeles, California (62)
Father, John Turreff, engineer on train from Alton to Chicago and mother Ellen Livingston. Family may have come from Scotland via Canada. <previous page>
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