Joseph Householder

1850–1912 (Age 62)
Elizabeth, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Householder was born on 8 May 1850, in Elizabeth, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jonathan Householder, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Spencer, was 35. He married Agnes Hunter on 1 May 1877, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Bingham, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 2 June 1912, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Householder
Agnes Hunter
Marriage: 1 May 1877
Mary Elizabath Householder
Nellie Gertrude Householder
Agnes Maud Householder
Edith Ellen Householder
Elsie Leona Householder
Joseph Bert Householder
Hazel Celestia Householder
Cassie May Householder
Nannie Luella Householder
Elmer John Householder
Irma LaVere Householder
Enola Fay Householder

Spouse & Children

1 May 1877
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 13

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

Age 13

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 17

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Haushalter .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Jonathon Householder by Olive Ritchie Cleverly

A SKETCH OF JONATHON HOUSEHOLDER By his Great-Granddaughter Olive R. [Ritchie] Cleverly [21 Mar 1881 - 28 Mar 1945, KWC8-WJ3] This information I have of the Householder family wa …

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph M Householder in household of John Householder, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Josh Householder, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph Householder in household of Jonathan Householder, "United States Census, 1860"

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