Joshua Christy Conner

18 May 1883–22 December 1964 (Age 81)
Delaware, United States

The Life of Joshua Christy

When Joshua Christy Conner was born on 18 May 1883, in Delaware, United States, his father, Joshua Conner, was 41 and his mother, Mary Christy, was 35. He married Edna Louise Smith on 19 April 1916, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1929 and lived in Wilmington Hundred, New Castle, Delaware, United States in 1900 and Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States for about 30 years. He died on 22 December 1964, at the age of 81, and was buried in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Christy Conner
Elizabeth Richey Kiefer
Marriage: 7 May 1941
Diane Marie Conner

Spouse and Children

7 May 1941
Pennsylvania, United States


    Diane Marie Conner


Parents and Siblings

    Joshua Conner


    Mary Christy




    Alice B Conner


    Rhoda M Conner



World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant spelling of Connor , now common in Scotland.2 English: occupational name for an inspector of weights and measures, Middle English connere, cunnere ‘inspector’, an agent derivative of cun(nen) ‘to examine’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joshua C Conner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J Christy Connor in household of Joshua Connor, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joshua C Conner in household of Joshua Conner, "United States Census, 1900"

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