Joseph Levi Agan

1856–1930 (Age 74)
Orange, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Levi

When Joseph Levi Agan was born on 21 January 1856, in Orange, Indiana, United States, his father, Milton Agan, was 40 and his mother, Celia Crandall, was 31. He married Rachel Ellen Spence on 5 April 1883, in Hardinsburg, Washington, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Whiskey Run Township, Crawford, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Posey Township, Washington, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 5 November 1930, in Orange, Indiana, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Hardinsburg, Washington, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Levi Agan
1856–1930
Rachel Ellen Spence
1866–1938
Marriage: 5 April 1883
Mattie Agan
1884–1884
John Agan
1885–1885
Frank Agan
1886–1886
Robert "Rob" Thomas Agan
1887–1948
Sherman Wesley Agan
1890–1977
Charles Wilson Agan
1892–1982
Henry Clayton Agan
1896–1998
Mary Emily Agan
1898–1968
Arthur Floyd Agan
1904–1905
Blanche Irene Agan
1906–1999

Spouse & Children

  • Male1856–1930Male

  • Rachel Ellen Spence

    Female1866–1938Female

MARRIAGE
5 April 1883
Hardinsburg, Washington, Indiana, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Milton Agan

    Male1815–1909Male

  • Female1824–1925Female

siblings

(14)

  • Mary Ann Agan

    Female1842–1918Female

  • Elizabeth Agan

    Female1844–Female

  • Rebecca Agan

    Female1848–1937Female

  • Nancy B. Agan

    Female1848–1926Female

  • Male1849–1918Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 7

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

Age 7

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.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 20

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: probably a variant of Egan .2 Americanized form of Swiss German Eggen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Agan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Agan in household of Milton Agan, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Agom, "United States Census, 1900"

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