Joseph Williams Cousins

12 April 1809–26 February 1856 (Age 46)
Somerton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph Williams

When Joseph Williams Cousins was born on 12 April 1809, in Somerton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Cousins, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth Dickinson, was 45. He married Sarah Jackaway on 12 April 1829, in Wellow, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 26 February 1856, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Williams Cousins
1809–1856
Sarah Jackaway
1809–1878
Marriage: 12 April 1829
Elizabeth Cousins
1830–1908
William Cousins
1832–
George Cousins
1834–1835
George Cousins
1836–1877
Samuel Couzens
1839–1891
Sarah Jane Couzens
1845–1897

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 April 1829Wellow, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1815
    Age 6
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1823
    Age 14
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish (Wexford): variant of Cousin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cousens
    Cosens
    Cozens
    Cousin
    Couzens

    Story Highlight

    The deaths of George and Washington Carson

    THE TINTIC WAR AND THE DEATHS OF GEORGE AND WASHINGTON CARSON Lynn R. Carson (June 9, 1979) PREFACE This booklet about the deaths of George and Washington Car …

    Sources (22)

    • Joseph Couzens, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Joseph Cousins in entry for Elizabeth Cousins Brown, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Joseph Cousin in entry for Jane Cousin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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