Joshua Roberts Hodson

30 October 1874–20 February 1947 (Age 72)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Joshua Roberts

When Joshua Roberts Hodson was born on 30 October 1874, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, William Hodson, was 30 and his mother, Eliza Roberts, was 29. He married Sophina Alcesta Gee on 3 June 1901, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ward 1 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Ward 5 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States for about 30 years. He died on 20 February 1947, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Roberts Hodson
1874–1947
Sophina Alcesta Gee
1876–1959
Marriage: 3 June 1901
Ethelyn Hodson
1903–1999
Marva Hodson
1905–1992
Waldo Gee Hodson
1910–2002
Afton Hodson
1914–1940
Robert Gee Hodson
1918–1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 June 1901
Utah, Utah, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1884

Age 10

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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 (mainly Lancashire and Staffordshire): patronymic from Hodge .

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

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Story Highlight

About Josh -a piece from an acount written by his wife, Ina

June 5, 1901 he married Sophina (Ina) Alcesta Gee in the Salt Lake Temple. John R. Winder performing the ceremony. We were blessed With five children--three girls and two boys. These are Ethelyn (marr …

Sources (3)

  • Joshua R Hodson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joshua R Hodson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Joshua R. Hodson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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