Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell

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

The Life 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 Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orrin Porter Rockwell
1813–1878
Luana Hart Beebe
1814–1897
Olive Rockwell
1833–1833
Emily Amanda Rockwell
1833–1908
Caroline Ann Rockwell
1836–1916
Orrin Porter Rockwell ll
1839–1914
Orrin Dewitt Porter Rockwell
1839–1915
Sarah Jane Rockwell
1842–1922
Joseph Calvin Adellmore Rockwell
1844–1845
Olive Rockwell
1849–
William Rockwell
1852–1872

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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

English: habitational name from places in Buckinghamshire and Somerset. The former was earlier Rockholt, and was so named from Old English hrōc ‘rook’ (perhaps a byname) + holt ‘wood’. The second element of the Somerset place is probably (and more predictably) Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ ( see Well ).

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

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  • 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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