Joseph Toth

19 March 1873–30 April 1953 (Age 80)
Budapest, Hungary

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Toth was born on 19 March 1873, in Budapest, Hungary. He married Mary Fazekas about 1896, in Budapest, Hungary. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 30 April 1953, in Westville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States.

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Joseph Toth
Mary Fazekas
Marriage: about 1896
Stephen Toth
Helen Toth
Tony Toth
Joseph Michael Toth
Mary Toth
Margaret Julia Toth
Alice Helena Toth
Rose M Toth
Anna Lucille Toth

Spouse and Children

about 1896
Budapest, Hungary


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 4

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Hungarian (Tóth): ethnic name for a Slovak or a Slovenian, Hungarian tót. It is also found in Prekmurje, the easternmost part of Slovenia, where it is spelled both Toth and Tot.2 German: nickname from Middle High German tōt ‘death’.3 German: nickname from Middle High German tote ‘godfather’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joe Toth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Toth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Toth, "United States Census, 1920"

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