Joseph Clegg

29 March 1885–8 September 1933 (Age 48)
Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Clegg was born on 29 March 1885, in Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States, his father, William Clegg, was 28 and his mother, Mary Van Noy, was 24. He married Hannah Elsie Burrup on 17 December 1908, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Oxford, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Marsh Valley, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 8 September 1933, in Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Joseph Clegg
Hannah Elsie Burrup
Marriage: 17 December 1908
Donna Carol Clegg

Spouse and Children

17 December 1908
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


    Donna Carol Clegg


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 5

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 13

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Clegg, from Old Norse kleggi ‘haystack’, originally the name of a nearby hill.2 Manx: variant of Clague .

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

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History of Joseph Clegg by wife, Elsie Burrup Clegg

HISTORY OF JOSEPH CLEGG (Written from memory by his wife, Elsie Burrup Clegg) Joseph Clegg, the son of William Clegg and Mary VanNoy, was born at Downey, Bannock, Idaho on the 29 of March, 1885. He …

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Clegg in household of William Clegg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph Clegg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Clegg, "United States Census, 1920"

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