Joseph Holland Eidson

15 November 1802–11 February 1880 (Age 77)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Holland

When Joseph Holland Eidson was born on 15 November 1802, in Virginia, United States, his father, Barnabus Arthur Eidson, was 32 and his mother, Parmelia Patterson, was 29. He married Elizabeth Summers about 1830, in Iredell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Swan Township, Vinton, Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 11 February 1880, in Vinton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Smock, Hocking, Ohio, United States.

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Joseph Holland Eidson
Jane Arthur Eidson
William H Eidson
Margaret Permelia Eidson
Joseph B. Eidson
Jane N. Eidson
Charles Pinkney Eidson

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World Events (8)

Age 1
France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Monumental Church Built
Age 10
The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""
Age 22
“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

English or Scottish: patronymic, perhaps a variant of Addison , from a pet form of Adam . Compare Edson , Eade .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Joseph Edson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Eidson, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • Joseph Edson in entry for Elizabeth Earnheart, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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