Joseph Thatcher

Male30 May 1782–15 October 1854

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Thatcher was born on 30 May 1782, in Fairfield, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Joseph Thatcher, was 41 and his mother, Mrs Joseph Thatcher, was 37. He married Anna Peterson on 4 July 1801, in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 15 October 1854, in Greenwood Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Titusville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Joseph Thatcher
Anna Peterson
Marriage: 4 July 1801
Elizabeth Betsy Thatcher
Samuel Thatcher
Louis Thatcher
Rebecca Thatcher
Mary Pollie Thatcher
Mary Thatcher
John Thatcher
Sarah Ann Thatcher
Rev William Thatcher
Jane Thatcher
Bartholomew Thatcher
Nancy Ann Thatcher

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Thatcher, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Thatcher, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Find A Grave - Joseph Thatcher

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1801Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (7)

    1783 · A Free America

    Age 1

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.


    Age 18

    Historical Boundaries 1800: Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States


    Age 21

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a thatcher, someone who covered roofs in straw, from an agent derivative of Middle English thach(en) ‘to thatch’ (Old English thæccan).

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

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