Josephine Livingway

1898–1982 (Age 84)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Josephine

When Josephine Livingway was born on 20 May 1898, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, her father, Joseph Allison Livingway, was 27 and her mother, Laura Hayward, was 25. She married Frank Orton Sinclair on 21 October 1921, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Detroit Ward 14, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Detroit Ward 16, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died in August 1982, in Arcadia, Manistee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Josephine Livingway
Frank Orton Sinclair
Marriage: 21 October 1921
Richard Earl Sinclair
Irving Sinclair
Virginia Dorothy Sinclair
Hilliard Allen Sinclair
Dulcie Jean Sinclair
Laura Isabell Sinclair

Spouse & Children

21 October 1921
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States


  • Richard Earl Sinclair


  • Irving Sinclair


  • Virginia Dorothy Sinclair


  • Male1926–1986Male

  • Dulcie Jean Sinclair


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Parents & Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · Belle Isle Aquarium

Age 6

The Belle Isle Aquarium is a public aquarium located in Belle Isle Park in Detroit. It opened on August 18, 1904, and was the oldest continually operating public aquarium in North America when it closed on April 3, 2005. The aquarium reopened to the public on August 18, 2012, and is now run entirely by volunteers

Age 22

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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Sources (3)

  • Josephine Sinclair, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Josephine Sinclair, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Josephine Livingway in household of Bernard Oak, "United States Census, 1920"

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