Joseph Horne

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Horne was born on 17 January 1812, in London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Horne, was 24 and his mother, Maria Maidens, was 23. He married Mary Isabella Hales on 9 May 1836, in Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. In 1854, his occupation is listed as mason for the salt lake temple in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 27 April 1897, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Horne
Mary Isabella Hales
Marriage: 9 May 1836
Robert Horne
Mary Ann Horne
Henry James Horne
William Joseph Horne
Joseph Smith Horne
Richard Stephen Horne
Elizabeth Ann Horne
Leonora Taylor Horne
Julia Marie Horne
John Parley Horne
Mary Isabella Horne
Cornelia Harriet Horne
Permelia Eliza Horne
Martha Jane Horne
Clara Ella Horne

Sources (160)

  • Joseph Horne, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Horne, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1908-1949"
  • Jos Horne in entry for Minnie James, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Record of Members (Worldwide), 1836-1970"

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: variant of Horn .

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads mostly so named from the dative singular of horn (see Horn ).

Swedish: variant of Horn .

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

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A life sketch written by George B Spencer Jr for his sister Lilian

A Genealogical Sketch of Lilian Horne Spencer Budge written by her brother George B. Jr. At the request of her son’s wife Mrs. Newel Budge (typed by Spencer E. Stucki, a grandson of George B. Spencer …

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