Josiah Milton Warren

24 January 1850–
Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary 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 LeRoy Township, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Ironton, Upper Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1920.

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Family Time Line

Josiah Milton Warren
1850–
Melissa J. McCormack
1853–
Marriage: 19 February 1871
Lucetta Belle Warren
1871–
Frederick Horatio Warren
1874–1937
Clarence S. Warren
1879–
Frank Marion Warren
1882–1955
Elsie L. Warren
1886–1959

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 February 1871Meigs, Ohio, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    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.
    1863
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Warrens
    Warrener
    Murnane
    Waren
    Warne
    Waring

    Sources (18)

    • J. W. Warren in entry for Clarence S. Warren, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Milton Warren, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Josiah M. Warren in entry for Clarence S. Warren and Edith Maude Wheeler, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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