Joseph Anthony Zell

28 January 1886–5 April 1951 (Age 65)
Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Joseph Anthony

When Joseph Anthony Zell was born on 28 January 1886, in Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States, his father, Paul F. Zell, was 27 and his mother, Sophia Senrick, was 25. He married Elvira Agnes Callahan on 26 July 1910, in Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Drummond, Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. He died on 5 April 1951, in Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States, at the age of 65.

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Joseph Anthony Zell
Elvira Agnes Callahan
Marriage: 26 July 1910
Janet Josephine Zell
Robert Joseph Zell

Spouse and Children

26 July 1910
Wabasha, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States


    Janet Josephine Zell


    Robert Joseph Zell


Parents and Siblings

    Paul F. Zell





World Events (8)

1887 · Eatonville is Incorporated

Age 1

On August 15, 1887, the town of Eatonville was incorporated into Orange County, Florida. The town is significant for being one of the first all-black, self-governed municipalities in the country.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Zell. Compare Zelle .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph A Zell, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Joseph A Zell in household of Leon A Beier, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joesph A Zell, "United States Census, 1920"

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