Joseph Van Eaton

Male21 March 1806–15 November 1882

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Van Eaton was born on 21 March 1806, in Clermont, Ohio, United States, his father, Isaac Van Etten, was 32 and his mother, Rebecca Renshaw, was 29. He married Mary Eversull on 15 December 1825, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1870. He died on 15 November 1882, in Indianola, Warren, Iowa, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Indianola, Warren, Iowa, United States.

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Joseph Van Eaton
Catherine Abbott
Marriage: 18 April 1832
Martha A. Van Eaton
Flavel Hunt Van Eaton
Luranah Amelia " Lou" Van Eaton

Sources (9)

  • Joseph Van Eaton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Vaneton, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Joseph Van Eaton, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 April 1832Clermont, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    1810 · Change of capital city

    Age 4

    Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 24

    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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