Josephine Aseneath Maddux

27 May 1856–12 May 1923 (Age 66)
Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Josephine Aseneath

When Josephine Aseneath Maddux was born on 27 May 1856, in Ohio, United States, her father, Reverend Thomas H. Maddux, was 50 and her mother, Asenath Yeoman, was 46. She married Rezin Ricketts Tharp on 9 January 1873, in Wells, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Franklin Township, Grant, Indiana, United States in 1900. She died on 12 May 1923, at the age of 66, and was buried in Marion, Center Township, Grant, Indiana, United States.

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Rezin Ricketts Tharp
Josephine Aseneath Maddux
Marriage: 9 January 1873
Clara B Tharp
William Edward Tharp

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 January 1873Wells, Indiana, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 4
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 19
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Welsh origin): variant of Maddox .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Asenath Maddux - Government record: birth-name: Asenath Maddux
    • Cenith J Maddox in household of Azenith Maddox, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Arenatha Maddux in entry for Henry S Shepherd, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"

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