Joseph Mellor

11 February 1868–28 March 1951 (Age 83)
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Mellor was born on 11 February 1868, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Fletcher Mellor, was 29 and his mother, Rachel Ward, was 35. He married Eliza Isabella Robinson on 1 June 1898, in Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Sterling, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 28 March 1951, in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Fayette Cemetery, Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Mellor
1868–1951
Eliza Isabella Robinson
1875–1942
Marriage: 1 June 1898
Guy Mellor
1899–1964
Ira Mellor
1903–1903
Lillian Mellor
1904–1999
Fred Mellor
1908–1997
Rachel Mellor
1911–2000
Wendell Mellor
1915–1999
Joseph Elwood Mellor
1921–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1898
Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 12

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire, West Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, earlier recorded as Melver, and named from ancient British words that are ancestors of Welsh moel ‘bare’ + bre ‘hill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Mellor, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Mellor, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Mellor, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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