Josiah or ( Jesse) Erkenbrach

1853–1953 (Age 100)
New York, United States

The Life of Josiah or ( Jesse)

When Josiah or ( Jesse) Erkenbrach was born about 1853, in New York, United States, his father, William H. Erkenbrack, was 30 and his mother, Mary Alice Cole, was 22. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1870. He died before 1953, at the age of 99.

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William H. Erkenbrack
Mary Alice Cole
Alice June Erkenbrack
Josiah or ( Jesse) Erkenbrach
Joseph Erkenbrack
Margaret Elizabeth Erkenbrach
James Shabony Erkenbrack
Delilah "Della" Erkenbrach
Minnie Amelia Erkenbrack
Jesse ErkenBrach

Parents and Siblings

    William H. Erkenbrack


    Mary Alice Cole




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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 4

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 28

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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Sources (2)

  • Josiah Erkenbrach in household of William Erkenbrach, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Josiah or (Jesse) Erkenbrach - Government record: birth-name: Josiah or (Jesse) Erkenbrach

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