Joseph H Foote

24 February 1870–6 December 1872 (Age 2)
Newtown MM, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph H

When Joseph H Foote was born on 24 February 1870, in Newtown MM, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Gideon Foote Jr., was 35 and his mother, Julia A Webb, was 29. He died on 6 December 1872, in Newton Township, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 2.

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Gideon Foote Jr.
Julia A Webb
John Milo Foote
Zebulon Foote
Florence A Foote
Frank C Foote
Joseph H Foote
Emory Clinton Foote
Augusta Louise Foote
Bert Leland Foote

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World Events (2)

1872 · The First National Park

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Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

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A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

Name Meaning

English (Somerset):1. nickname for someone with a peculiarity or deformity of the foot, from Middle English fot (Old English fōt), or in some cases from the cognate Old Norse byname Fótr. 2. topographic name for someone who lived at the foot of a hill.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph H Foote - census: 12 August 1870;
  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph H Foote - birth: 24 February 1870; Newton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States

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