Joseph Tyler Hull

4 May 1821–23 November 1890 (Age 69)
Cortland, New York, United States

The Life of Joseph Tyler

When Joseph Tyler Hull was born on 4 May 1821, in Cortland, New York, United States, his father, Stephen Hull, was 29 and his mother, Sally Salisbury, was 28. He married Cordelia Beardsley on 15 December 1847, in Belfast, Belfast, Allegany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Belfast, Allegany, New York, United States in 1855 and New York, United States in 1865. He died on 23 November 1890, in Allegany, New York, United States, at the age of 69.

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Joseph Tyler Hull
Cordelia Beardsley
Marriage: 15 December 1847
Mary J Hull
Elvie M Hull
Ella C. Hull

Spouse and Children


    Cordelia Beardsley


15 December 1847
Belfast, Belfast, Allegany, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Hull


    Sally Salisbury




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World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 6

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Hill 1. 2. from a pet form of Hugh .

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

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Sources (2)

  • J T Hull, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Joseph T Hull, "New York State Census, 1865"

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