Ernst Gustav Joseph

29 September 1893–17 July 1964 (Age 70)
Queensland, Australia

The Life of Ernst Gustav

Ernst Gustav Joseph was born on 29 September 1893. He married Rose Emily Ruthenberg on 21 April 1910, in Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 17 July 1964, in Queensland, Australia, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mondure, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Ernst Gustav Joseph
1893–1964
Rose Emily Ruthenberg
1892–1935
Marriage: 21 April 1910
Max Joseph
1913–1979
Elsie 'Ellen' Joseph
1916–2013

Spouse and Children

    Male1893–1964Male

    Rose Emily Ruthenberg

    Female1892–1935Female

MARRIAGE
21 April 1910
Australia
children

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World Events (8)

1901

Age 8

First Federal election.
1901

Age 8

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1914

Age 21

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.

Name Meaning

English, German, French, and Jewish: from the personal name, Hebrew Yosef ‘may He (God) add (another son)’. In medieval Europe this name was borne frequently but not exclusively by Jews; the usual medieval English vernacular form is represented by Jessup . In the Book of Genesis, Joseph is the favorite son of Jacob, who is sold into slavery by his brothers but rises to become a leading minister in Egypt (Genesis 37–50). In the New Testament Joseph is the husband of the Virgin Mary, which accounts for the popularity of the given name among Christians.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ernest Gustav Joseph, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • Ernst Gustav Joseph, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • Ernst Gustav Joseph, "Find A Grave Index"

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