Joseph Edward Wild

24 December 1950–6 March 1980 (Age 29)
San Diego, California, United States

The Life of Joseph Edward

Joseph Edward Wild was born on 24 December 1950 as the son of George Edward Wild and Mable Cleo. He died on 6 March 1980, in San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

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George Edward Wild
Mable Cleo
Joseph Edward Wild
1950–1980

Parents and Siblings

    George Edward Wild

    MaleMale

    Mable Cleo

    FemaleFemale

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World Events (3)

1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 1

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.
1953 · Grizzly Bear Becomes State Animal

Age 3

The California grizzly bear became designated as the state animal in 1953.
1959

Age 9

Hawaii is the 50th state

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English wild ‘wild’, ‘uncontrolled’ (Old English wilde), hence a nickname for a man of violent and undisciplined character, or a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of overgrown uncultivated land.2 English: habitational name from a place named Wyld, as for example in Berkshire and Dorset, both named from Old English wil ‘trap’, ‘snare’.3 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): cognate of 1, from Middle High German wilde, wilt, German wild ‘wild’, also used in the sense ‘strange’, ‘foreign’, and therefore in some cases a nickname for an incomer.

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

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  • Joseph Edward Wild, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Edward Wild - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Joseph Edward Wild

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