Joseph Allison Livingway

1871–1946 (Age 75)
Marion Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States

The Life of Joseph Allison

When Joseph Allison Livingway was born on 1 May 1871, in Marion Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States, his father, Daniel Livernois Livingway, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Sawyer, was 21. He married Laura Hayward on 11 July 1894, in Windsor, Essex, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Detroit Ward 4, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Detroit Ward 6, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 18 July 1946, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Allison Livingway
Laura Hayward
Marriage: 11 July 1894
Arnold G Livingway
Beatrice Livingway
Josephine Livingway
Laura P. Livingway
Edith M L Livingway
Joseph A Livingway Jr.
Dorothy Livingway
Charles Ellsworth Livingway
Harvey Livingway
Florence Jereb Livingway
Richard E Livingway
Thomas Livingway

Spouse & Children

11 July 1894
Windsor, Essex, Ontario, Canada


+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Daniel Livernois Livingway


  • Nancy Sawyer




+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 1

The Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument is a monument located in Downtown Detroit that was built in honor of those who lost their lives during the Civil War. The lowest sections of the monument have eagles with raised wings that guide the eye upward. The next section up has four male figures representing the Navy, Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery branches of the United States Army. Above them are four female figures that represent Victory, History, Emancipation, and Union. Capping the monument, an Amazon figure brandishes a sword in her right hand and a shield in her other. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Livingway, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Livingway, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph A Livingway in household of Daniel Livingway, "United States Census, 1880"

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