Ahira Bethuel Joslin

Male6 August 1847–19 May 1860

Brief Life History of Ahira Bethuel

When Ahira Bethuel Joslin was born on 6 August 1847, in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States, his father, Bethuel Joslin, was 42 and his mother, Lucy Bushnell, was 40. He died on 19 May 1860, in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 12.

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Bethuel Joslin
Lucy Bushnell
Marticia A. Joslin
Amanda Joslin
Lucy B. Joslin
Ahira Bethuel Joslin
James Abner Joslin

Sources (4)

  • Harriet Joslyn in household of Bethuel Toslyn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Alvira Joslin, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Ahira Joslin in household of Bethnel Joslin, "United States Census, 1850"

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Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin):

from the Old French personal name Goscelin, Gosselin, Joscelin, from ancient Germanic Goz(e)lin, a diminutive of a short form of compound names based on the element goz (from gaut, an ethnic name meaning ‘Geat’ or ‘Goth’; see Goss ).

alternatively, perhaps a diminutive of the Old French personal name Josse (Old Breton Judoc); see Joyce .

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

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