Joseph Liles

1792–1870 (Age 78)
Oconee, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Liles was born on 9 April 1792, in Oconee, South Carolina, United States, his father, David Carlile, was 32 and his mother, Deborah Dogen, was 26. He married Zillah Ward in 1838, in Old Madison, Oconee, South Carolina, United States. He lived in Tugaloo Township, Oconee, South Carolina, United States in 1870. He died on 26 July 1870, in Oconee, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Oconee, South Carolina, United States.

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Joseph Liles
Zillah Ward
Marriage: 1838

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Old Madison, Oconee, South Carolina, United States

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 8

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 27

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Lyles .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Lyles, "United States Census, 1870"
  • 1860 United States Federal Census
  • 1870 United States Federal Census

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