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HELP! flag male ancestor  Joseph T.  SYLVIA

  (b. abt. 1813 Fayall, Wisconsin Territory   d. 23 May 1886 Nantucket, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Joseph T. SYLVIA was born abt. 1813 in Fayall, Wisconsin Territory

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Joseph T. SYLVIA died 23 May 1886 in Nantucket, Massachusetts, USA.

Occupation: Farmer


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23 May 1886
Nantucket, Massachusetts, USA


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Name: Joseph T. Sylvia
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 23 May 1886
Death Place: Nantucket, Massachusetts
Age: 73
Birth Date: 1813
Birth Place: Fayall, W....
Occupation: Farmer
Race: white
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Fayall ...
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B06799-7
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 960232
Reference ID: v 374 p 242

"Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FC9M-S47 : 10 December 2014), Joseph T. Sylvia, 23 May 1886; citing Nantucket, Massachusetts, reference v 374 p 242; FHL microfilm 960,232."

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Did You Know?America - Did you know? The California grizzly bear is the state’s official animal. However, in 1953 when it was named, it had already become extinct. The last known California grizzly to have been seen was killed in 1922.
Did You Know?According to the Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin means 'river running through a red place' (the red place referring to the red sandstone bluffs of the Wisconsin Dells); they also say the name 'is the English spelling of a French version of a Miami Indian name' for the Wisconsin river (which runs 430 miles through the center of Wisconsin). (statesymbolsusa.org)

May 29, 1848 - Wisconsin becomes 25th U.S. state. The state is smaller than the territory and the leftover area continued to be called the Territory of Wisconsin until March 3, 1849. (www.50states.com)


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