Joseph Hyrum Selman

17 January 1886–14 March 1963 (Age 77)
Indianola, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Hyrum

When Joseph Hyrum Selman was born on 17 January 1886, in Indianola, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Mormon Vernon Selman, was 30 and his mother, Lavinia Elizabeth Williams, was 26. He married Maggie Murtice Roach on 20 April 1910, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Lewisville, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1930 and World for about 15 years. He died on 14 March 1963, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Lewisville, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hyrum Selman
1886–1963
Jennie Maude Barney
1899–1965
Marriage: 15 November 1920
Verla Selman
1921–2008
Billy Vernon Selman
1924–1968
Glen Selman
1927–2012
Leo Verl Selman
1929–2013
Dixie Jean Selman
1932–2020
LaRee Gay Selman
1934–1998

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 November 1920
Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States
children

(6)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.

Age 8

The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a happy or fortunate man, from Middle English seely ‘happy’, ‘fortunate’ + man, German Mann ‘man’.2 English: from the Middle English female personal name Seely ( see Seeley 1), or of the nickname Sele ( see Seal 4) + man ‘servant’, hence an occupational name for a servant employed by a bearer of either of these names.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Zelman, a pet form of Zalmen ( see Salmon ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph H Selman, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joseph Selman, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joseph H Selman, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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