Joseph Thomas Goldthorpe

11 September 1905–21 August 1996 (Age 90)
Snohomish, Washington, United States

The Life of Joseph Thomas

When Joseph Thomas Goldthorpe was born on 11 September 1905, in Snohomish, Washington, United States, his father, Charles Edward Goldthorpe, was 36 and his mother, Mary Marie Bowes, was 33. He married Elsie Louise Banta on 27 December 1928, in Snohomish, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States for about 5 years and Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 21 August 1996, in Nevada, California, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Thomas Goldthorpe
Elsie Louise Banta
Marriage: 27 December 1928
Walter Joseph Goldthorpe

Spouse and Children

27 December 1928
Snohomish, Washington, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Charles Edward Goldthorpe


    Mary Marie Bowes




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 1

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 24

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Goldthorpe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph T Goldthorpe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Goldthorpe in household of Charles E Goldthorpe, "United States Census, 1920"

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