Joseph Limb

16 February 1852–1875 (Age 22)
Bolsover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Limb was born on 16 February 1852, in Bolsover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Limb, was 41 and his mother, Charlotte Horton, was 34. He died in 1875, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Limb
1810–1864
Charlotte Horton
1817–1876
Robert Hewitt Limb
1836–1836
Irvin Limb
1854–
Joseph Limb
1837–1842
William Limb
1840–1842
Mary Limb
1841–1842
Elizabeth Limb
1842–
Frederick Limb
1845–1922
Eliza Horton Limb
1847–1929
John Limb
1849–1924
Joseph Limb
1852–1875
Hyrum Limb
1856–1896
Charles Limb
1859–1898

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 2
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1863
Age 11
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 11
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English limbe ‘the land bordering a river’.Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 林, probably based on its Teochew, Hokkien, or Taiwanese pronunciation. See Lin 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Lin
Lime

Sources (5)

  • Joseph Limb, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Joseph Limb, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Joseph Limb, "BillionGraves Index"

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