Joseph Richard Addison

1850–29 October 1925 (Age 75)
Logan, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Joseph Richard

When Joseph Richard Addison was born in 1850, in Logan, Kentucky, United States, his father, Jonathan Addison, was 32 and his mother, Nancy Emeline Harbison, was 24. He married Emma C. Stone on 6 February 1878, in Alameda, Alameda, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States in 1880 and Pierce, Washington, United States in 1900. He died on 29 October 1925, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States.

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Joseph Richard Addison
Emma C. Stone
Marriage: 6 February 1878
Doris M Addison Wynkoop

Spouse and Children

6 February 1878
Alameda, Alameda, California, United States


    Doris M Addison Wynkoop


Parents and Siblings


    Nancy Emeline Harbison




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 0

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

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 20

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from the Older Scots or northern Middle English personal name Addie, a pet form of Adam .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joseph R Addison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph Addison, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jos R Addison, "United States Census, 1880"

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