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.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hochdorfer
1884–1964
Mary Neigel
1891–
Joseph A. Hochdorfer
1912–1993

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Philipp Jacob Hochdoerfer

    Male1850–1899Male

    Barbara Krug

    Female1853–Female

siblings

(7)

    Matthias Georgius Hochdoerfer

    Male1879–Male

    Andrew J. Hochdorfer

    Male1880–Male

    Male1884–1964Male

    Amalia Hochdoerfer

    Female1887–Female

    Jacobus Philipus Hochdoerfer

    Male1890–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894

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.

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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"

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