Joseph Franklin Belliston

Brief Life History of Joseph Franklin

When Joseph Franklin Belliston was born on 25 February 1883, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Ephraim Belliston, was 24 and his mother, Ann Adelaide Read, was 24. He married Matilda Broadhead on 6 January 1909, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lynndyl, Millard, Utah, United States in 1920 and Albion Election Precinct, Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 24 January 1955, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States.

Photos and Memories (27)

Do you know Joseph Franklin? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Franklin Belliston
1883–1955
Matilda Broadhead
1888–1949
Marriage: 6 January 1909
Joseph Boyd Belliston
1910–1980
Afton Belliston
1913–1999
Claude Norton Belliston
1915–1987
Maurine Belliston
1918–1996
Elmo Read Belliston
1920–1997
David Mack Belliston
1923–2008
Robert LaMar Belliston
1925–2015
Richard Dale Belliston
1930–1931
Gordon Franklin Belliston
1931–2024

Sources (34)

  • Joseph F. Belliston, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Joseph Franklin Belliston, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • Joseph Franklin Belliston, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

World Events (8)

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1890

Idaho is the 43rd state.

1902 · So Much Farm Land

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Belliston in Fife.

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

Story Highlight

Joseph Franklin Belliston - Recollections of Children

Joseph Franklin Belliston (1883-1955) Source: Belliston James Thomas Belliston and Louisa Miller, Their Forebears and Descendents (a family history complied by Lester H. Belliston, 1976 Written by: …

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.