Joseph Samworth

1864–1954 (Age 90)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Samworth was born in 1864, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Samworth, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Woodhall, was 31. He married Lucy Beatrice Pawley on 24 June 1891, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States in 1880 and Paterson Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died in 1954, in Manchester Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Manchester Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Samworth
Lucy Beatrice Pawley
Marriage: 24 June 1891
Dr. Robert Pawley Samworth
Sarah Elizabeth Samworth
Janet W Samworth

Spouse and Children


    Lucy Beatrice Pawley


24 June 1891
Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Samworth


    Sarah Woodhall




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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Age 15

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Sarnworth, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph Samworth, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • Joseph Samworthe, "United States Census, 1940"

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