Joseph Quinney

18 February 1849–7 July 1917 (Age 68)
Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Quinney was born on 18 February 1849, in Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Isaac Quinney, was 25 and his mother, Rebecca Barber, was 22. He married Sarah Ann Bradshaw on 21 March 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 7 July 1917, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Quinney
Sarah Ann Bradshaw
Marriage: 21 March 1870
Joseph Quinney Jr.
Isaac Edward Quinney
Edith Quinney
Emma Quinney
Samuel Quinney
Wilford Quinney
Orson Quinney
Myrtle Quinney
May Quinney
George Quinney
Beatrice Quinney
Claudius Quinney
Percival Quinney

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 March 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 10
    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 18
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coinne ‘descendant of Coinne’, a derivative of the personal name Coinneach. Often Anglicized in Ulster as Quinn . Compare Scottish Kenneth and McKenzie .English: probably a variant of Connie .Manx: shortened form of Gaelic Mac Coinne ‘son of Coinne’; compare 1 above.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Sarah Ann Bradshaw Quinney Story

    SARAH ANN BRADSHAW QUINNEY Born in Derby, Derbyshire, England August 23, I850 Passed on at Logan, Utah March 9, 1942 Tribute Deep down in the heart of every true son and daughter resides an eterna …

    Sources (39)

    • Joseph Quinney in entry for Emma Tribe, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Jos Quinney, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Joseph Quinney in entry for George Quinney and Faun Weaver Milward, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

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