Joseph Samuel Ewalt Jr

25 June 1890–16 January 1954 (Age 63)
Great Bend, Barton, Kansas, United States

The Life of Joseph Samuel

When Joseph Samuel Ewalt Jr was born on 25 June 1890, in Great Bend, Barton, Kansas, United States, his father, Joseph Samuel Ewalt, was 26 and his mother, Clara Diffenbacher, was 24. He married Ella Clemmer on 20 November 1911, in Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years and Justice Precinct 1, Gregg, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 16 January 1954, in Longview, Gregg, Texas, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Joseph Samuel Ewalt Jr
Ella Clemmer
Marriage: 20 November 1911
Gwendolyn Ewalt
Theda Naomi Ewalt
Joseph Samuel Ewalt
Ordelia Ewalt

Spouse and Children

20 November 1911
Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States


    Gwendolyn Ewalt



    Joseph Samuel Ewalt


    Ordelia Ewalt


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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 4

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.

Age 17

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Name Meaning

Variant of North German Ewald .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Ewalt in household of Joseph Ewalt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • J S Ewalt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Head Joe S C Ewalt, "United States Census, 1930"

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