Joseph Myron Allred

6 July 1881–4 January 1937 (Age 55)
Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Myron

When Joseph Myron Allred was born on 6 July 1881, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Gilbert Allred, was 29 and his mother, Eliza Ann Layton, was 25. He married Alice Josephine Higgins on 16 April 1913, in Artesia, Graham, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1910. In 1914, at the age of 45, his occupation is listed as graham county assessor in Graham, Arizona, United States. He died on 4 January 1937, in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Thatcher Cemetery, Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Myron Allred
Alice Josephine Higgins
Marriage: 16 April 1913
Gilbert Myron Allred
Percilla Jean Allred
Delva Allred
Vergil H Allred
Nelda Loraine Allred
Anita Louise Allred

Spouse and Children

16 April 1913
Artesia, Graham, Arizona, United States


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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

English:1. from the Middle English personal name Alured, a form of Alfred , which was sometimes written Alvred, especially in Old French texts. The v was misread as a vowel, since v and u were written identically and not regarded as distinct letters. 2. from the Middle English personal name Alrit, a variant of Aldred .

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

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Story Highlight

Owned a car dealership

My uncle Darvil Allred told me a story about grandpa owning a car dealership where he used to sell to family and friends the opportunity of buying a car and introduced to them their first automobile l …

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Myron Allred, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Myron Allred, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Myron J Allred in household of Joseph G Allred, "United States Census, 1910"

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