Josiah Milton Warren

Male24 January 1850–

Brief Life History of Josiah Milton

When Josiah Milton Warren was born on 24 January 1850, in Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States, his father, Plato Warren, was 40 and his mother, Samantha Southwick, was 36. He married Melissa J. McCormack on 19 February 1871, in Meigs, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Elsmere, Kenton, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Ironton, Upper Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1920.

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Josiah Milton Warren
Melissa J. McCormack
Marriage: 19 February 1871
Lucetta Belle Warren
Frederick Horatio Warren
Clarence S. Warren
Frank Marion Warren
Elsie L. Warren

Sources (19)

  • Milton J Worren, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Josiah W. Warren, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Josiah M. Warren in entry for Clarence S. Warren and Edith Maude Wheeler, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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  • Marriage
    19 February 1871Meigs, Ohio, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 10

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.


    Age 13

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 31

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Warin, Werin, a borrowing of ancient Germanic Warino, a short form of various compound names based on the element warin ‘protection, shelter’ or ‘guard’. Compare Waring .

    English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from La Varrenne in Seine-Maritime, France, named with a Gaulish element probably descriptive of alluvial land or sandy soil. This was the name of a major Norman family after the Conquest. In Ireland, this name has been Gaelicized as Bharain.

    Irish: adopted as an English form of Gaelic Ó Murnáin (see Murnane , Warner ).

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

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