Joseph Leland Heywood

1 August 1815–16 October 1910 (Age 95)
Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Leland

When Joseph Leland Heywood was born on 1 August 1815, in Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Benjamin Heywood, was 33 and his mother, Hannah Rawson Leland, was 36. He married Sarepta Maria Blodgett on 25 June 1841, in Beloit, Rock, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870 and Garfield, Utah, United States in 1900. In 1860, at the age of 45, his occupation is listed as hatter in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 16 October 1910, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Panguitch City Cemetery, Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Leland Heywood
Mary Bell
Marriage: 31 October 1855
James Bell Heywood
Mary Hannah Heywood
Charles St. George Heywood
Willard Richards Heywood
Heber Kimball Heywood
Joseph Edgar Heywood
David Leland Heywood
Martha Elizabeth Heywood
Agnes Sarepta Heywood
John Lemon Heywood
Jessie Bell Heywood

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 October 1855Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Pike, Illinois, United States 1825: Adams, Illinois, United States
    Age 31
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Haywood .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Martha Spence Journal 1850-1860

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Source of Trail Excerpt:Heywood, Martha Spence, Journals 1850-[1860], vol. 1, 3-14.Read Trail Excerpt: At Bethlehem camp we remained two weeks after I joine …

    Sources (59)

    • Joseph L. Heywood, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Joseph Haywood, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Joseph Leland Heywood in entry for Jessie Heywood Judd, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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