Joseph Shreve

1712–
Mansfield Township, Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Shreve was born in 1712, in Mansfield Township, Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America, his father, Joseph Shreve, was 23 and his mother, Hope Harding, was 18. He married Elizabeth Hatch on 28 August 1750, in Mansfield Township, Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Shreve
1712–
Elizabeth Hatch
1730–
Marriage: 28 August 1750
Joseph Shreve
1751–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 August 1750
Mansfield Township, Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America
children

(1)

    Joseph Shreve

    Male1751–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Shreve

    Male1689–1757Male

    Female1694–1757Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a sheriff, from Middle English schiref, shreeve, shryve ‘sheriff’, from Old English scīr ‘shire’, ‘administrative district’ + (ge)rēfa ‘reeve’ ( see Reeve ). In some cases it may have arisen from a nickname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Shreve, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Joseph Shreve, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Joseph Shreve, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"

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