Joseph M. Horvath

1 November 1884–17 August 1953 (Age 68)

The Life of Joseph M.

Joseph M. Horvath was born on 1 November 1884, in Slovakia. He had at least 5 sons and 5 daughters with Magdalena Brozman. He lived in Pershing, Taylor, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. He died on 17 August 1953, in Hannibal, Taylor, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Gilman, Taylor, Wisconsin, United States.

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Joseph M. Horvath
Magdalena Brozman
Frank Joseph Horvath
Steve Horvath
Joseph John Horvath
Julia Helen Horvath
Andrew Edward Horvath
Mary Dorothy Horvath
John Walter Horvath
Anne Judith Horvath
Margaret Bernadette Horvath
Helen Virginia Horvath

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Name Meaning

Hungarian (Horváth) and Jewish (from Hungary): ethnic name for a Croat, from Hungarian Horvát (Croatian Hrvat). Compare Horvat . Additionally, this is found as a nickname for a Hungarian who lived in Croatia, who had dealings with Croatia, or who often traveled there. The Croats were one of the Slavic peoples who settled in what was then the Roman province of Pannonia in the 7th century ad . From 1091 to 1526 Croatia was under Hungarian rule. As a Jewish name, this indicates provenance from Croatia.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Joe M Horvath, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Horvath in entry for Mary D Hoehn, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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