Joseph Kogan

14 January 1908–13 January 1983 (Age 74)
Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Kogan was born on 14 January 1908, in Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States, his father, Matija Kocjan, was 27 and his mother, Jozefa Blatnik, was 25. He married Delsa Gardner on 7 November 1935, in Eureka, Eureka, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Lane, White Pine, Nevada, United States in 1920. He died on 13 January 1983, in Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Lund, White Pine, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Kogan
Delsa Gardner
Marriage: 7 November 1935
James Phillip Kogan
Mathew Claude Kogan

Spouse and Children

7 November 1935
Eureka, Eureka, Nevada, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Matija Kogan




    Fardy Ludvic Kogan



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 2

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 21

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine and Bessarabia): one of the many forms of Cohen . This spelling represents the Russian form of the Jewish name, with h (absent in Russian) replaced by g.

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

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Joe Eulogy

EULOGY GIVEN JANUARY 17, 1982 BY FAYLENE IVINS Joseph Kogan was born January 14, 1908 in Ely, Nevada to Matt and Josephine Kogan.

Sources (3)

  • Joe Kogan in household of Matt Kogan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joe Kogan in household of Matt Kogan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joe Kogan in household of Mat Kogan, "United States Census, 1910"

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