Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell

27 October 1844–11 April 1845
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Calvin Adellmore

When Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell was born on 27 October 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Orrin Porter Rockwell, was 31 and his mother, Luana Hart Beebe, was 30. He died on 11 April 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 0, and was buried in Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States.

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Orrin Porter Rockwell
Luana Hart Beebe
Olive Rockwell
Emily Amanda Rockwell
Caroline Ann Rockwell
Orrin Dewitt Porter Rockwell
Sarah Jane Rockwell
Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell

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World Events (1)

1845 · Oh My Father
Age 1
"In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."

Name Meaning

(1997: 4844;2007: 9376; 2010: 12360)English (Buckinghamshire): habitational name either from Rockwell End in Hambleden (Buckinghamshire), derived from Old English hrōc ‘rook’ + holt ‘wood, thicket’, or from one or more unidentified places in southwestern England apparently named Rockwell. This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Calvin Adon Rockwell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell, "Illinois, Hancock County, Nauvoo Community Project, 1839-1846 (BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy)"
  • Research Log for Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell by BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy

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