Joseph Logan Rader

19 February 1842–23 February 1912 (Age 70)
Franklin Township, Ripley, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Logan

When Joseph Logan Rader was born on 19 February 1842, in Franklin Township, Ripley, Indiana, United States, his father, John Rader, was 34 and his mother, Mary Anna Lyons, was 29. He married Martha Jane Brown on 15 February 1866, in Daviess, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Lincoln Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 23 February 1912, in Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Ioof Cemetery, Edinburg, Grundy, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Logan Rader
1842–1912
Martha Jane Brown
1848–1922
Marriage: 15 February 1866
Thomas Hadley Rader
1866–1946
Laura Belle Rader
1869–1940
Alvis Floyd Rader
1871–1925
Sarah Jane Rader
1873–1945
Willard Hall Rader
1876–1946
Francis Marion Rader
1878–1954
Lenora Rader
1881–1913
James Logan Rader
1884–1961
Gertrude Otolee Rader
1887–1955

Spouse and Children

    Male1842–1912Male

    Martha Jane Brown

    Female1848–1922Female

MARRIAGE
15 February 1866
Daviess, Missouri, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 9

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1860

Age 18

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

German:1. occupational name for a wheelwright, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rat ‘wheel’. 2. ( Räder ): metonymic occupational name for a flour sifter or mill hand, from Middle High German reder ‘sieve’. 3. occasionally an occupational name from Middle Low German rader ‘adviser’. 4. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rād, rāt ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + heri ‘army’. 5. Americanized spelling of German Röder ( see Roeder ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Rader in household of James Miller, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Joseph Rader, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Rader, "United States Census, 1880"

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