Joseph Lennon Pitts

2 May 1898–1994 (Age 95)
Penola, Caroline, Virginia, United States

The Life of Joseph Lennon

When Joseph Lennon Pitts was born on 2 May 1898, in Penola, Caroline, Virginia, United States, his father, Joseph W. Pitts, was 24 and his mother, Sykes Frances Trainham, was 21. He married Addie Lewis Pitts on 28 July 1920, in Richmond, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Reedy Church Magisterial District, Caroline, Virginia, United States in 1900 and Reedy Church, Caroline, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1994, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, at the age of 96.

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Joseph Lennon Pitts
Addie Lewis Pitts
Marriage: 28 July 1920
Joseph Lennon Pitts Jr
Louis Franklin Pitts
Jean Marie Pitts

Spouse and Children

28 July 1920
Richmond, Virginia, United States


    Joseph Lennon Pitts Jr


    Louis Franklin Pitts


    Jean Marie Pitts


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World Events (8)

1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

Age 1

On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Pitt .2 Americanized spelling of German Pitz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lennon J Pitts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lenord Pitts in household of Joe Pitts, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lenard J Pitts in household of Joe Pitts, "United States Census, 1920"

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