Joseph Winsor

Male8 October 1766–11 May 1850

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Winsor was born on 8 October 1766, in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Amos Mathewson Winsor, was 24 and his mother, Mary Marshall Bushee, was 23. He married Phebe Harris about 1787, in Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Otsego, Otsego, New York, United States in 1800. He died on 11 May 1850, in Hartwick, Otsego, New York, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hartwick, Otsego, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Winsor
Phebe Harris
Marriage: about 1787
Harris Windsor
Amy Winsor
Phebe Winsor
Rachel Winsor
Amos Winsor
Daniel Winsor
Oliver Winsor
Adah Winsor
Isaac C. Winsor
Abner Winsor

Sources (9)

  • Joseph Windsor, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Joseph Winsor, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Joseph Winsor, "Rhode Island Town Deaths Index, 1639-1932"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1787Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 10

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


    Age 10

    New York is the 11th state.

    1788 · The First Presidential Election

    Age 22

    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Windsor . This is the spelling used for places so named in Devon and Hampshire.

    Perhaps also an Americanized form of German Winzer .

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

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