Joshua Iliff

9 August 1807–6 August 1876 (Age 69)
Hampshire, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Joshua

When Joshua Iliff was born on 9 August 1807, in Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, his father, Stephen Iliff, was 47 and his mother, Hannah Beers, was 34. He married Eva George on 1 January 1831, in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Monterey Township, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 6 August 1876, in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Iliff
1807–1876
Eva George
1809–1871
Marriage: 1 January 1831
William C Iliff
1832–1907
George Iliff
1849–1906
Mary Iliff
1850–

Spouse and Children

    Male1807–1876Male

    Eva George

    Female1809–1871Female

MARRIAGE
1 January 1831
Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States
children

(3)

    William C Iliff

    Male1832–1907Male

    George Iliff

    Male1849–1906Male

    Mary Iliff

    Female1850–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 3

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 23

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name of Norse origin. Compare Old Norse Eilífr, composed of the elements ei ‘alone’, ‘unique’, ‘outstanding’ + lífr ‘heir’, ‘descendant’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Joshua Iliff, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joshua ...liff, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Joshua ...Liff, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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