Joseph Warren Currier

20 November 1815–21 April 1895 (Age 79)
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Joseph Warren

When Joseph Warren Currier was born on 20 November 1815, in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James Pettingall Currier, was 30 and his mother, Betsy Merrill, was 35. He married Margaret L. Cilley on 22 January 1839, in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870 and Newbury, Victoria, Australia in 1895. He died on 21 April 1895, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Warren Currier
Margaret L. Cilley
Marriage: 22 January 1839
Margaret W Currier
Miron Rowell Currier
Henry Perkins Currier
Emma Gould Currier

Spouse and Children

22 January 1839
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States


    Margaret W Currier


    Miron Rowell Currier


    Henry Perkins Currier


    Emma Gould Currier


Parents and Siblings

    James Pettingall Currier





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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Age 14

Australia is claimed as British territory.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a person who dressed leather after it was tanned, Middle English curreyour (Old French conreeur ‘currier’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph W Currier, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Joseph W Currier, "United States Census, 1850"
  • J Warren Currier, "United States Census, 1860"

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