Joseph Colville

15 June 1797–9 December 1849 (Age 52)
Blount, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Colville was born on 15 June 1797, in Blount, Tennessee, United States, his father, Joseph Colville III, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Lusk, was 31. He married Sally Cheek about 1815, in Tennessee, United States. He died on 9 December 1849, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Colville
1797–1849
Ann Gamble
1802–1874
Marriage: about 1819
Sarah Lund Colville
1820–1902
Martha Colville
1840–1941
Elizabeth Colville
1822–1899
Andrew G. Colville
1824–1849
Samuel R. Colville
1826–1868
John Gamble Colville
1828–1906
Marvel Duncan Colville
1830–1912
Margaret Jane Colville
1832–
Olivia A Colville
1834–1869
Laura Clementine Colville
1838–1924
Robert Colville
1841–1841
Adaline Colville
1842–1918
Mary Colville
1844–
M. T. Colville
1847–

Spouse and Children

    Male1797–1849Male

    Ann Gamble

    Female1802–1874Female

MARRIAGE
about 1819
Blount, Tennessee, United States
children

(14)

    Sarah Lund Colville

    Female1820–1902Female

    Elizabeth Colville

    Female1822–1899Female

    Male1824–1849Male

    Samuel R. Colville

    Male1826–1868Male

    John Gamble Colville

    Male1828–1906Male

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 6

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 15

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Colleville in Seine-Maritime, France, named with the Scandinavian personal name Koli ( see Cole 2) + Old French ville ‘settlement’, ‘village’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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