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
1883–1964
Elizabeth Richey Kiefer
1910–1970
Marriage: 7 May 1941
Diane Marie Conner
1947–1947

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 May 1941
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

    Diane Marie Conner

    Female1947–1947Female

Parents and Siblings

    Joshua Conner

    Male1842–Male

    Mary Christy

    Female1848–Female

siblings

(3)

    Alice B Conner

    Female1879–Female

    Rhoda M Conner

    Female1880–Female

    Male1883–1964Male

World Events (8)

1886

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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