Josiah Maltby ll

7 June 1823–15 November 1891 (Age 68)
Mount Sterling Township, Brown, Illinois, United States

The Life of Josiah

When Josiah Maltby ll was born on 7 June 1823, in Mount Sterling Township, Brown, Illinois, United States, his father, Josiah Maltby, was 49 and his mother, Mary "Molly" McArthur, was 42. He married Jane Walker on 6 August 1843, in Sangamon, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Lee Township, Brown, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 15 November 1891, in Greenton, Lafayette, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Greenton, Lafayette, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah Maltby ll
Jane Walker
Marriage: 6 August 1843
Orlonzo Maltby
George W. Maltby
Josiah Maltby
Mary Jane Maltby
Anne Maltby
Edward Maltby
Adline Maltby
Sarah Elizabeth Maltby
Ellen Elizabeth Maltby
Ida Ashton Maltby
Carolina Maltby

Spouse and Children

6 August 1843
Sangamon, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 6

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Maltby in Cleveland, Lincolnshire, and North and South Yorkshire, or Mautby in Norfolk, all named with the Old Norse byname Malti ‘sharp’, ‘bitter’ + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Iasiah Molby, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Maltby, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Josiah Maltby, "United States Census, 1880"

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