Hosea Delbert Snead

15 November 1890–16 January 1967 (Age 76)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Hosea Delbert

When Hosea Delbert Snead was born on 15 November 1890, in Illinois, United States, his father, Richard Poindexter Snead, was 45 and his mother, Sarah Jane Carson, was 37. He married Julia Rachel Cornelius on 16 July 1912, in Canyon, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Baker Election Precinct 2, Baker, Oregon, United States in 1940 and Baker, Oregon, United States in 1941. He died on 16 January 1967, in Boise, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hosea Delbert Snead
Julia Rachel Cornelius
Marriage: 16 July 1912
Delbert Ronald Snead
Lloyd Cornelius Snead
Floyd Snead

Spouse and Children

16 July 1912
Canyon, Idaho, United States


    Delbert Ronald Snead



    Floyd Snead


Parents and Siblings



    Edward Snead



    Marvin Snead


    Mae Snead


    Marvin Snead


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World Events (8)

1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 2

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Sneed .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hosa D Snead in household of Richard P Snead, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hosea Snead, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hosie D Snead in household of Richard P Snead, "United States Census, 1900"

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