Joseph Skaggs

1863–Male
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Skaggs was born in September 1863, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Jeremiah Skaggs, was 34 and his mother, Martha Patsy Debord, was 29. He married Hannah C Dials on 6 October 1884, in Johnson, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Flatgap, Johnson, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 7, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1900.

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Joseph Skaggs
1863–
Hannah C Dials
1862–1919
Marriage: 6 October 1884

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 October 1884
Johnson, Kentucky, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    William Henry Skaggs

    Male1856–Male

    Hanna Catherine Selina Lina Skaggs

    Female1859–1924Female

    Hannah Scaggs

    Female1860–Female

    Sarah Sally Skaggs

    Female1861–Female

    Male1863–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1873

Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1873: Johnson, Kentucky, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 33

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.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Skegg, which Reaney and Wilson describe as a nickname from Old Norse skegg ‘beard’; curiously, though, the modern surname occurs chiefly in Hertfordshire, with very little evidence of it in the north, where it might be expected to be concentrated.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Skaggs, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph Skaggs, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph Scaggs in household of Jerry Scaggs, "United States Census, 1880"

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