Joseph Michael Looby

31 August 1899–2 November 1986 (Age 87)
Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of Joseph Michael

When Joseph Michael Looby was born on 31 August 1899, in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States, his father, Edmond F. Looby, was 41 and his mother, Anna Flynn, was 35. He had at least 1 son with Jane Zak. He died on 2 November 1986, in Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 87.

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Joseph Michael Looby
Jane Zak
Patrick Looby

Spouse and Children



    Patrick Looby


Parents and Siblings

    Edmond F. Looby





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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 4

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Irish (mostly Tipperary): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lúbaigh ‘descendant of Lúbach’, a byname (literally ‘looped’) originally applied to a cunning person.

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Looby, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Looby, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Looby in household of Edmond Looky, "United States Census, 1910"

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