Josephine Westfall

Female19 October 1910–16 October 1981

Brief Life History of Josephine

When Josephine Westfall was born on 19 October 1910, in Westfall, Malheur, Oregon, United States, her father, John Oscar Westfall, was 34 and her mother, Nora Alice Newby, was 30. She married John Monroe Moore on 4 August 1925, in Lemhi, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Noble Election Precinct, Lemhi, Idaho, United States in 1940 and Lemhi, Lemhi, Idaho, United States in 1950. She died on 16 October 1981, in Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Gibbonsville, Lemhi, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Monroe Moore
Josephine Westfall
Marriage: 4 August 1925
Harold Wilson Moore
Edward Monroe Moore
Robert A Moore

Sources (21)

  • Josephine Zumsteg, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Josephine Westfall, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"
  • Josephine Westfall, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 August 1925Lemhi, Idaho, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Historical Boundaries 1911: Lemhi, Idaho, United States

    1912 · The Girl Scouts

    Age 2

    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.


    Age 19

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Westfahl and Westphal .

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

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