Joseph H. Agnew

2 July 1842–8 October 1862 (Age 20)
Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Joseph H.

When Joseph H. Agnew was born on 2 July 1842, in Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States, his father, Joseph H Agnew, was 43 and his mother, Sarah Freeland, was 37. He lived in McCracken, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died on 8 October 1862, at the age of 20.

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Family Time Line

Joseph H Agnew
1799–1865
Sarah Freeland
1805–1877
Sarah Elizabeth Agnew
1825–1866
John F. Agnew
1826–1841
William J. Agnew
1830–
Eliza I Agnew Teague
1832–1885
Robert F. Agnew
1835–1900
Sarah F. Agnew Lockwood
1837–1920
Martha F Agnew
1840–
Joseph H. Agnew
1842–1862
Nancy Tennessee Agnew
1845–1900

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World Events (4)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 8

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 19

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Agneaux in Manche, France.2 Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gnímh ‘descendant of Gníomh’, a byname meaning ‘action’ or ‘activity’. The Ó Gnímhs were hereditary poets to a branch of the O’Neills; in this family the traditional pronunciation is with the stress on the second syllable.

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

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  • Joseph Agnew in household of J H Agnew, "United States Census, 1860"

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