Joseph H Loomis

1776–28 March 1845 (Age 69)
East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Joseph H

When Joseph H Loomis was born in 1776, in East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Loomis, was 43 and his mother, Redexselena Wolcott, was 41. He married Jerusha Talcott on 14 June 1803, in Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 28 March 1845, in Olmsted Falls, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Butternut Ridge Cemetery, Town House Corners, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph H Loomis
1776–1845
Jerusha Talcott
1783–1848
Marriage: 14 June 1803
Jehusha Loomis
1804–1870
John Loomis
1806–1837
Joseph Olmsted
1808–1849
Julia Ann Loomis
1814–1893
Newton Percival Loomis
1815–1898
Gilbert M.
1825–1857

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 June 1803
Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States
children

(6)

    Female1804–1870Female

    John Loomis

    Male1806–1837Male

    Joseph Olmsted

    Male1808–1849Male

    Julia Ann Loomis

    Female1814–1893Female

    Male1815–1898Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 0

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 0

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury in Lancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, and apparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Loomis in entry for Newton P. Loomis, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • Joseph Loomis in entry for Julia A. Loomis Peck, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
  • Joseph H. Loomis, "Find A Grave Index"

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