Joseph Waller

8 March 1844–1 May 1916 (Age 72)
Burley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Waller was born on 8 March 1844, in Burley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Waller, was 52 and his mother, Sarah Kershaw, was 35. He married Eliza Hale Longmore on 25 March 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Eccleshill, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Mill Creek, Fulton, Ohio, United States in 1916. He died on 1 May 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Waller
1844–1916
Eliza Hale Longmore
1848–1918
Marriage: 25 March 1870
Joseph Waller
1871–1872
William Henry Waller
1873–1967
Eliza Jane Waller
1875–1976
George Frederick Waller
1879–1911

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 March 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 10
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1863
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English waler, waliere, walour, waller ‘builder of walls, mason’.English: in Sussex, perhaps a topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent wall.English: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring, stream, or man-made well, from Middle English waller, a derivative of Middle English walle, Old English wælle, wælle. It is a West Midlands dialect form of Weller .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wallar
    Weller

    Sources (19)

    • Joseph Waller in household of William Waller, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Joseph in entry for Joseph Waller, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Joseph Waller in household of William Waller, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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