Joseph Shipley

1 November 1813–24 October 1901 (Age 87)
Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Shipley was born on 1 November 1813, in Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Shipley, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Payne, was 27. He married Elizabeth Betsey Garley on 17 November 1842, in Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 24 October 1901, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Shipley
Elizabeth Anderton
Marriage: 5 January 1854
Amelia Elizabeth Shipley
Willard John Shipley
Henry Shipley
Sarah Shipley
Joseph Anderton Shipley
Nancy Shipley
Elizabeth Shipley
Mary Eliza Shipley
Thomas Arthur Shipley
Benjamin Shipley
Grace Ada Shipley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 January 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    Age 5
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 23
    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 (Staffordshire): habitational name from any of various places called Shipley, in Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Shropshire, Durham, Northumberland, Sussex, and elsewhere, all named with Old English scēap ‘sheep’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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    Joseph Shipley Life Sketch

    Born November 1, 1813 Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire, England Joseph was the son of William and Margaret Payne Shipley. William, the father, was born January 5, 1786, to Thomas and Sarah …

    Sources (68)

    • Joseph Shipley in entry for Joseph A Shipley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Josh Shipley, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Joseph Shipley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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