Joseph Mott

about 1845–
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Mott was born about 1845, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He married Ann Hayes on 10 January 1865, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Joseph Mott
1845–
Ann Hayes
1845–
Marriage: 10 January 1865

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 January 1865
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

World Events (3)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 18

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Motte 1.2 English: from Motte, a medieval pet form of the personal name Matilda ( see Mould ).3 German: topographic name for someone who lived by or owned property in a marshy area, from Middle High German mot ‘mud’, ‘swamp’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Joseph Mott, "Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940"

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