Joseph Pender

February 1826–1902 (Age 75)
Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

Joseph Pender was born in February 1826, in Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States. He married Hannah Dunlavey on 31 August 1848, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Shawswick, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1902, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Bedford, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Pender
1826–1902
Elizabeth A. Starr
1845–1921
Marriage: 9 April 1874
James C. Pender
1874–
Oliver Pender
1877–
Edna Pearl Pender
1883–1959
Della Mae Pender
1878–1966
William Earnest "Buff" Pender
1880–1951
Walter Rollie Pender
1881–1901
Edith Lucinda Pender
1885–1976
Alma Goldie "Beulah" Pender
1887–1967

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 April 1874Lawrence, Indiana, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1828
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1828: Jefferson, Indiana, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 4
    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.
    1846
    Age 20
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for an official who was responsible for rounding up stray animals and placing them in a pound, from an agent derivative of Middle English pind(en) ‘to shut up or enclose’. Black and MacLysaght quote Woulfe's opinion that in Ireland this is often a reduced form of Prendergast .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Prendergast
    Pinder

    Sources (20)

    • Joseph Pender, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Joseph Tender, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Joseph Pender, "United States Census, 1860"

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