Joseph Hochdorfer

7 February 1884–May 1964 (Age 80)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Hochdorfer was born on 7 February 1884, in New Jersey, United States, his father, Philipp Jacob Hochdoerfer, was 33 and his mother, Barbara Krug, was 30. He had at least 1 son with Mary Neigel. He lived in Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1884 and Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1900. He died in May 1964, at the age of 80.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Hochdorfer
Mary Neigel
Joseph A. Hochdorfer

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Philipp Jacob Hochdoerfer


    Barbara Krug




    Matthias Georgius Hochdoerfer


    Andrew J. Hochdorfer



    Amalia Hochdoerfer


    Jacobus Philipus Hochdoerfer


+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 10

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

We don’t have any information about this name.

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Hochdoerfer in household of Barbara Hochdoerfer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph Hochdorses, "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
  • Joseph Hochdorses, "New Jersey, Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.