Joseph J. Chovanes

19 June 1905–15 May 1964 (Age 58)
Leechburg, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph J.

When Joseph J. Chovanes was born on 19 June 1905, in Leechburg, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, his mother, Anna A Mraz, was -19 and his father, Stephen T. Chovanes, was -17. He lived in Allegheny Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 15 May 1964, at the age of 58, and was buried in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Joseph J. Chovanes
1905–1964
Helen Clapper
1906–1998

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Czech: from a derivative of Chovan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Chovares in household of John Chovanes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Chovanes in household of Johni Chovanes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph J Chovanes in household of John J Chovanes, "United States Census, 1920"

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