Joseph Stephen McCarty

1 March 1861–13 September 1936 (Age 75)
Greensprings, York, Virginia, United States

The Life of Joseph Stephen

When Joseph Stephen McCarty was born on 1 March 1861, in Greensprings, York, Virginia, United States, his father, Archibald Simpson McCarty, was 23 and his mother, Mariah Catherine Lynn, was 17. He married Susan A Tinsman on 15 November 1887, in Clarke, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Winchester, Virginia, United States in 1920 and Stonewall Magisterial District, Frederick, Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 13 September 1936, in Winchester, Frederick, Virginia, United States, at the age of 75.

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Joseph Stephen McCarty
Susan A Tinsman
Marriage: 15 November 1887
Esther M McCarty
Lula Estelle McCarty
Sarah Catherine McCarty
Isaac V. McCarty
James I McCarty
Earle McCarty
Grace Blanche McCarty
Ida V. McCarty
Archibald D McCarty
Ludrow M McCarty
Herman Albert McCarty
Joseph Neal McCarty

Spouse and Children

15 November 1887
Clarke, Virginia, United States


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Archibald Simpson McCarty


    Mariah Catherine Lynn




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · The Battle of Fredericksburg

Age 1

The Battle of Fredericksburg involved 200,000 troops with General Ambrose Burnside of the army of the Potomac against General Lee’s Army of the North.

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McCarthy , reflecting the common southern Irish pronunciation of th.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joseph T Mc Carty in household of Archy S Mc Carty, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph S Mccarly, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph Mccarty, "United States Census, 1900"

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