Joseph Huston Jr.

1 July 1763–5 March 1824 (Age 60)
Peach Bottom Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Huston Jr. was born on 1 July 1763, in Peach Bottom Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Captain Joseph Huston, was 41 and his mother, Margery Cunningham, was 31. He lived in Union Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. He died on 5 March 1824, in Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Captain Joseph Huston
1722–1779
Margery Cunningham
1732–1821
William Huston
1754–1827
John Huston
1757–1811
Agnes Nancy Huston
1760–1828
Joseph Huston Jr.
1763–1824
Sarah Huston
1766–
Margery Huston
1769–
Mary Huston
1772–1832
William Huston
1812–

Parents and Siblings

    Captain Joseph Huston

    Male1722–1779Male

    Female1732–1821Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 13

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1780

Age 17

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Houston 1.

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

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Story Highlight

Huston Family Bible Record, 1734-1827, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

An Old Book Mr. Eli Huston, of Dawson, has in his possession an English bible, printed in "Edinburg, Scotland, by Robert Freebairn, His Majesty's Printer," in the year 1734. It was bought for twenty …

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Huston, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Joseph Huston, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Joseph Huston, "United States Census, 1800"

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