Joseph Masters

7 July 1850–
Redditch, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Masters was christened on 7 July 1850, in Redditch, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Joseph Masters and Elizabeth Caroline. He married Ann Ladbury on 14 April 1868, in Inkberrow, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Joseph Masters
Ann Ladbury
Marriage: 14 April 1868

Spouse and Children

14 April 1868
Inkberrow, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Masters


    Elizabeth Caroline




World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Master . Reaney notes the medieval example atte Maysters ( 1327 ), and suggests this might have denoted someone who lived at a master's house, a master's servant or perhaps an apprentice.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Masters in household of John Leadbury, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Joseph Masters, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Joseph Masters, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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