Josiah or Joseph William Cluff

10 September 1857–27 July 1895 (Age 37)
Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of Josiah or Joseph William

When Josiah or Joseph William Cluff was born on 10 September 1857, in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States, his father, David Cluff Jr, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Ann Fleming, was 25. He married Agnes Ann Farrer on 18 December 1879. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 27 July 1895, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Josiah or Joseph William Cluff
Agnes Ann Farrer
Marriage: 18 December 1879
Josiah Lawrence Cluff
Addie Farrer Cluff
Elton Farrer Cluff
Agnes Ellen Cluff
William Roger Cluff
Emmett David Cluff
Edith Ann Cluff

Spouse and Children

18 December 1879


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World Events (8)


Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 6

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 11

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Clough .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Josiah W Cluff in household of Davd Cluff, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Josiah Cluff in household of David Cluff, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Whitehead in entry for William Roger Cluff, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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