Joel C Bradshaw


Brief Life History of Joel C

When Joel C Bradshaw was born in 1863, in Illinois, United States, his father, William Montgomery Bradshaw, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Steward, was 26. He married Mary Elida Coates on 2 October 1884, in Greene, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Greene, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Stratton, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States for about 30 years. He died in 1941, at the age of 78, and was buried in Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joel C Bradshaw
Mary Elida Coates
Marriage: 2 October 1884
Noble Lee Bradshaw
Beulah Bradshaw
J. Julius Bradshaw
Joel C Bradshaw Jr
Curtis Coates Bradshaw Sr.
Mary Elizabeth Bradshaw

Sources (14)

  • Joel C Bradshaw, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Joel C Bradshaw - Published information: birth-name: Joel C Bradshaw
  • Joel C Bradshaw, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1884Greene, Illinois, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 0

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · Colorado War

    Age 0

    The Colorado War was a conflict between the United States and an alliance among the Kiowa, Araphaho, Cheyenne, and Comache nations of the Native American. The war was over the Eastern Plains of the Colorado Territory and resulted in the removal of the tribes.


    Age 23

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the three places called Bradshaw in Lancashire, Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

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

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    William M Bradshaw family

    "History of Greene & Jersey Counties, Illinois 1885" Page 1153 WILLIAM M. BRADSHAW, a native of White County, Tenn., was born July 28, 1826, and is a son of Charles and Mary (Baker) Bradshaw, the for …

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