Josephine Stevens Waldo

6 January 1837–20 December 1918 (Age 82)
Tinmouth, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Josephine Stevens

When Josephine Stevens Waldo was born on 6 January 1837, in Tinmouth, Rutland, Vermont, United States, her father, Spencer Waldo, was 47 and her mother, Mabala Stevens, was 29. She married Samuel Allen on 21 December 1874, in Wallingford, Rutland, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 20 December 1918, in New London, Henry, Iowa, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Allen
1838–1898
Josephine Stevens Waldo
1837–1918
Marriage: 21 December 1874
Mary Louise Allen
1881–1966

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1874
Wallingford, Rutland, Vermont, United States
children

(1)

    Mary Louise Allen

    Female1881–1966Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Frances Waldo

    Female1836–1836Female

    Female1837–1918Female

    Homer Hayward Waldo

    Male1838–1917Male

    Melissa Ann Waldo

    Female1839–1921Female

    Louisa Maria Waldo

    Female1841–1896Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 9

Iowa is the 29th state.
1863

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Waldie .2 German: habitational name for someone from any of several places in Pomerania and Brandenburg called Waldow.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Josephine S. Waldo, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Josephine Waldo in entry for A. Jasper Mccune and Mary L. Thrasher, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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