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flag male ancestor  Joseph  ASPDIN

  (b. December 1778 Leeds, England   d. 20 March 1855 Wakefield, England )  

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ASPDIN Genealogy

Joseph ASPDIN was born December 1778 in Leeds, England. Joseph ASPDIN was the child of ?   and   ?

Joseph ASPDIN died 20 March 1855 in Wakefield, England.

Occupation: English cement manufacturer



son of Thomas Aspdin

married Mary Fotherby at Leeds Parish Church (the Parish Church of St Peter at Leeds) on 21 May 1811


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  • 1778 Birth
    December 1778
    Leeds, England
  • 1811 - Marriage
    Name: Joseph Aspdin
    Birth Date: 1780
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    Age: 31
    Spouse's Name: Mary Fotherby
    Spouse's Birth Date: 1781
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    Spouse's Age: 30
    Event Date: 21 May 1811
    Event Place: York, England
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  • 1824 - Portland cement is invented (Joseph Aspdin, England)
    One of the greatest commodities in the United States today is a greyish powder commonly sold in 50-pound bags for about 10 cents a pound.

    Modern Portland cement has a rather short but fabulous history. Back in 1824 an English mason named Joseph Aspdin mixed a compound composed of lime, silica, alumina and iron oxide. The result was a grayish substance which reminded him of the stone quarried from the isle of Portland off the British...Read MORE...

  • 1855 Death
    20 March 1855
    Wakefield, England


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