Joseph Butrick Jr.

2 October 1797–1 February 1883 (Age 85)
New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Butrick Jr. was born on 2 October 1797, in New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Joseph William Butrick, was 18 and his mother, Elizabeth Maran Sharp, was 17. He married Sarah Whipple in 1823, in Vernon, Vernon Township, Trumbull, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Holt, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Lewis Township, Holt, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 1 February 1883, in Benton Township, Holt, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Tarkio Chapel Cemetery, Fortescue, Holt, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Butrick Jr.
Sarah Whipple
Marriage: 1823
Virgil Butrick
Mariah Butrick
Emaline Butrick
William Brandon Butrick Sr
Charles Phineas BUTRICK
Tennison Jerome Butrick
Samuel Norman Butrick

Spouse and Children

Vernon, Vernon Township, Trumbull, Ohio, United States


    Virgil Butrick


    Mariah Butrick


    Emaline Butrick


    William Brandon Butrick Sr


    Charles Phineas BUTRICK


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+6 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.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 5

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 23

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the English habitational name Buttrick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Butrick, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Buttrick, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jos Butrick, "United States Census, 1860"

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