Joseph C Carey

1901–1954 (Age 53)
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life of Joseph C

When Joseph C Carey was born in 1901, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, his father, Charles C Carey, was 38 and his mother, Margaret O Brien, was 30. He married Ethel F Westbrook on 5 January 1924, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He lived in Canton Township, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died in 1954, in Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Joseph C Carey
Ethel F Westbrook
Marriage: 5 January 1924

Spouse and Children

5 January 1924
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charles C Carey


    Margaret O Brien




    Catherine F Carey


    William J Carey



World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 0

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 4

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 15

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, a midland family name meaning ‘descendant of Ciardha’, a personal name derived from ciar ‘dark’, ‘black’.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’.3 English: habitational name from Carey in Devon or Cary in Somerset, named for the rivers on which they stand; both river names probably derive from the Celtic root car- ‘love’, ‘liking’, perhaps with the meaning ‘pleasant stream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • C Joseph Carry in household of C Charles Carry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph Carey, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Joseph C Carey, "Find A Grave Index"

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