The travels of the

YOCUM Families

Map of German States

Map of North Rhine-Westphalia state

County (Kreis) of Lippa shown in NE part of state

The Yocum families traveled by ship from Bremen to the port of New Orleans, then up the Mississippi, Ohio and Wabash Rivers to Knox County, Indiana.  They settled in the townships of Washington, Vigo and Widner near the town of Freelandville.