Joseph Frederick Morrison

6 April 1890–13 March 1974 (Age 83)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Frederick

When Joseph Frederick Morrison was born on 6 April 1890, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Henry Morrison, was 42 and his mother, Emily Carbine, was 36. He married Margaret Olsen Harding on 1 October 1908. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 13 March 1974, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Joseph Frederick Morrison
Margaret Olsen Harding
Marriage: 1 October 1908
Harold Earl Morrison
Mabel Margaret Morrison

Spouse and Children

1 October 1908


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 6

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph D Morrison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Morrison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph Morrison, "United States Census, 1940"

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