Joseph L. Suits

about 1846–before 18 April 1930 (Age 84)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Joseph L.

When Joseph L. Suits was born about 1846, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Washington A Suits, was 28 and his mother, Ann Marie Kirkman, was 22. He died before 18 April 1930, at the age of 84.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph L. Suits
1846–1930
Phebe A Wheeler
1864–1942

Spouse and Children

    Male1846–1930Male

    Phebe A Wheeler

    Female1864–1942Female

Parents and Siblings

    Washington A Suits

    Male1818–Male

    Ann Marie Kirkman

    Female1824–Female

siblings

(2)

    Male1846–1930Male

    Nancey M. Suits

    Female1846–Female

World Events (3)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 7

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1863

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

Probably an ethnic name for someone from Switzerland. This is a common surname in the Mohawk Valley and may be of Dutch or Palatine German origin, derived for example from Dutch Switser.

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

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Joseph L..

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.