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Josiah Haven Mower, Jr.

Male 1869 -


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  • Name Josiah Haven Mower 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 23 Oct 1869  Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Jeweller  [2
    Occupation Optician, own shop  [3, 4
    Residence 26 Jul 1870  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • family name listed as Moore
    Residence 4 Jun 1880  Waterville, Le Sueur County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • family name listed as Moore
    Residence 8 Jun 1900  1616 Clarkson Street, Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 30 Apr 1910  150 North Harvey Avenue, Oak Park, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • listed as Joseph
    Residence 6 Jan 1920  150 North Harvey Avenue, Oak Park, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • 1910: also in household is Dorothy A. Sidney, age 32, relationship may be ‘grand niece’, occupation may be ‘nurse’.

      possible: note difference in birth date
      Name: Josiah H Mower
      SSN: 351226022
      Birth Date: 23 Oct 1874
      Birth Place: St Paul, Minnesota
      Claim Date: 30 Oct 1945
      Type of Claim: Life Claim
      Notes: 19 Aug 1977: Name listed as JOSIAH H MOWER
    Person ID I5002  Reed
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2020 

    Father Josiah Haven Mower,   b. 3 Jul 1833, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1898, Denver, Denver County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elvira Electa Harris,   b. 10 Jul 1839,   d. 24 Feb 1915, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1859  [7, 8
    Family ID F3177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Francenia M. Page,   b. May 1870, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1940  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1890  Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • listed as Joseph
    Divorced Bef 1 Apr 1935 
    • ???
    Notes 
    • “Sesquicentennial” suggests married 1888

      probably divorced before 1Apr1935; see 1940 census
    Children 
     1. Leah A. Mower,   b. 27 Feb 1891, Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Clifton Edward Mower,   b. 9 May 1894, Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1973  (Age 79 years)
     3. Ethel M. Mower,   b. Oct 1897, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Josiah Haven Mower,   b. 24 Nov 1899, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1965  (Age 65 years)
    Documents
    Josiah Mower and Francenia Page
    Josiah Mower and Francenia Page
    marriage record
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F3196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Oct 1869 - Minnesota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Jul 1870 - Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Jun 1880 - Waterville, Le Sueur County, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Feb 1890 - Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 8 Jun 1900 - 1616 Clarkson Street, Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Apr 1910 - 150 North Harvey Avenue, Oak Park, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jan 1920 - 150 North Harvey Avenue, Oak Park, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S635] Sesquicentenial History of the Town Of Greene, Walter L. Mower, (Auburn, Me.: Merrill & Webber, 1938.), p 306.

    2. [S191] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 69, Sheet 6A, Dwelling 94, Family 100, Josiah H. Mower household.

    3. [S481] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 74, Sheet 17A, Dwelling 317, Family 324, Joseph H. Mower household.

    4. [S471] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 152, Sheet 3B, Dwelling 47, Family 61, Josiah Mower household.

    5. [S499] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 22, Dwelling 162, Family 169, Josiah H. Moore household.

    6. [S462] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 129, Sheet 8D, Dwelling 72, Family 75, Haven Moore household.

    7. [S635] Sesquicentenial History of the Town Of Greene, Walter L. Mower, (Auburn, Me.: Merrill & Webber, 1938.), p 360.

    8. [S510] Mower Family History; A Genealogical Record of the Maine Branch of this Family, Walter L. Mower, (The Southworth Press, Portland, Maine, 1923), p 105.

    9. [S991] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-19437.

    10. [S766] Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992, FHL Film Number: 1401652-Reference ID: 2:3CNX5HQ.