Joseph Edward Asay

13 March 1873–27 June 1952 (Age 79)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Edward

When Joseph Edward Asay was born on 13 March 1873, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Asay Jr, was 23 and his mother, Julia Sophia Roberts, was 18. He married Susan Sariah Johnson on 31 August 1898, in Cannonville, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940 and World in 1950. He died on 27 June 1952, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Georgetown Cemetery, Cannonville, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edward Asay
Susan Sariah Johnson
Marriage: 31 August 1898
Joseph Ellis Asay
Alfred D Asay
Eldred Johnson Asay
Carma Janet Asay
Seth Burns Asay
Jesse Juan Asay
Zane Smith Asay
Basil Roberts Asay
Georgia Ann Asay
Ervil Dar Asay
Elvin Verl Asay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 August 1898Cannonville, Garfield, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 2
    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.
    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act
    Age 2
    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
    1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.
    Age 21
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a variant of Acey .History: A certain Joseph Asay is recorded in Salem County, NJ, in 1755.

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

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    Sources (52)

    • Joseph E Asay in entry for Joseph E Asay, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Joseph Edward Asay, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Joseph Edward Asay in entry for Zane Smith Asay and Mattie Mildred Nielsen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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