Joseph Henry Cartwright

6 March 1845–2 March 1919 (Age 73)
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph Henry

When Joseph Henry Cartwright was born on 6 March 1845, in Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Henry Cartwright, was 30 and his mother, Jane Allen, was 30. He married Sarah Ann Grimshaw on 8 February 1866. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Beaver Election Precinct, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1900. In 1880, at the age of 35, his occupation is listed as blacksmith in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States. He died on 2 March 1919, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Henry Cartwright
1845–1919
Sarah Ann Grimshaw
1849–1914
Marriage: 8 February 1866
Sarah Jane Cartwright
1866–1867
Alice Cartwright
1867–1869
Thomas Cartwright
1869–1950
Elizabeth Cartwright
1871–1915
Joseph Hyrum Cartwright
1873–1874
John Cartwright
1875–1878
Violet Susannah Cartwright
1877–1883
Wilfred Cartwright
1879–1899
Duckworth Cartwright
1881–1881
Frank Cartwright
1884–1968
James Whitaker Cartwright
1886–1887
Charles Cartwright
1890–1954
Ulysses Cartwright
1893–1894

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 February 1866
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 9
    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.
    1865
    Age 20
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands and northern England): occupational name from Middle English cart(e) ‘cart’ + wright(e) ‘craftsman’ (Old English cræt or Old Norse kartr + Old English wyrhta), for a cartwright, a maker of carts.Variant of Courtright , a surname of Dutch origin.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Gathright
    Catrett
    Cartright
    Cartrette
    Courtright

    Sources (22)

    • Joseph Cartwright, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Joseph Hyrum Cartwright, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Joseph Cartwright in household of Thomas Cartwright, "United States Census, 1850"

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