Amos Josselyn

Amos Piatt Josselyn (1820 - 1885)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Amos Piatt Josselyn
Born in Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 29 Dec 1842 in Muskingum, Ohiomap
Husband of — married 22 Jun 1854 in Muskingum, Ohiomap
Descendants descendants
Died in Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, USAmap
Profile manager: Mark Burch private message [send private message]
Profile last modified 28 Jul 2019 | Created 25 Jul 2017
This page has been accessed 217 times.

Biography

Amos was born in 1820. He passed away in 1885. [1]

29 Dec 1842. Marriage to Virginia Purcell. [2]

2 July 1848. Birth of Ira Lewis.

9 Sep 1849. He went to California to look for gold. [3]

1850. Census shows Amos P. Josselyn (29) living with Virginia (28) and three children: Joseph (6), Clara (4), and Ira L (2).[4]

1854. Death of Virginia (Purcell) Josselyn.

22 June 1854. Marriage to Elizabeth Headley.[5]

1860. Census shows Amos P. Josselyn (39) living with Elizabeth (29) and five children: Clara (15), Ira L (12), Sarah (5), Mary (3), Fanny (1). [6]

1870. Census shows Amos P. Josselyn (50) living with Elizabeth (38) and seven children.[7]

29 Aug 1885. Death and burial. [8]

Sources

  1. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6259859
  2. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZXL-YC3 : 8 December 2014), Amos P. Josselyn and Virginia Purcell, 29 Dec 1842; citing Muskingum, Ohio, United States, reference p314; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 865,137.
  3. California, Pioneer Migration Index, Compiled 1906-1935," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPJG-Q276 : 29 October 2018), Amos Piatt Josselyn, 9 Sep 1849; citing Emigration, California, United States, California State Library, Sacramento.
  4. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX3H-WJN : 12 April 2016), Ira L Josselyn in household of Amos P Josselyn, Springfield, Muskingum, Ohio, United States; citing family 243, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2QQ5-FJ6 : 8 December 2014), Amos P Josselyn and Elizabeth Headley, 22 Jun 1854; citing Muskingum, Ohio, United States, reference ; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 910,164.
  6. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCGL-WW1 : 12 April 2016), Amos P Josselyn, 1860.
  7. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6LD-7XP : 12 April 2016), Amos P Josselyn, Ohio, United States; citing p. 33, family 244, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,749.
  8. "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F6N8-23D : 9 March 2018), Amos P. Josselyn, 29 Aug 1885; citing Death, Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, source ID pg122, ln10, County courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 910,154.


More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Amos by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Amos:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.



Images: 2
Grave of Amos P. and Elizabeth Josselyn
Grave of Amos P. and Elizabeth Josselyn

Amos P. Josselyn
Amos P. Josselyn

Collaboration


Amos is 20 degrees from Tanya Lowry, 13 degrees from Charles Tiffany and 16 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

J  >  Josselyn  >  Amos Piatt Josselyn