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Birth: Jul. 15, 1821
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1888
Knox County
Ohio, USA

Love, Joseph Hon. A leading citizen of Knox Co., Berlin Township, died of dysentery 16 August 1888. Born in Coshocton Ohio, June of 1821, came with his parents in 1824 to Knox Co. Ohio. His wife, Ann Jane Thompson was the sister of Hon. John D. Thompson of this city, 5 children, 4 along with his wife survive: Sheridan T., Dr. Mathew T., of Shelby, Mattie, and John. Hon. Joseph, buried in Berlin Church Cemetery.
Source: shortened obituary - Democratic Banner.

Remains moved from Berlin Church Cemetery, Berlin Twp. to Mound View Cemetery in 1894, recorded in Cemetery Records of Knox County Vol.2, 1992.

Ref: History of Knox Co., OH, N. N. Hill Jr., Mt. Vernon, OH; A. A. Graham & Co., pub. 1881, pg. 722

-- Joseph Love, Berlin Twp., farmer, post office, Shaler's Mills was born in Coshocton Co., OH in 1821, bought to Knox Co., in 1824. He married in 1851 to Ann Jane Thompson b. Ireland in 1827 and arrived in America in 1831. Four children were born, Sheridan, Matthew, Mattie, John and Georgia Anna, deceased.

Mr. Love has been a resident of Berlin Twp. since 1824. He owns the old homestead, one of the most beautiful farms of Knox Co. with building of modern style and one of the best farm residences of the county. Joseph Love had not the advantage of a good education but endowed with more than ordinary ability he improved every opportunity and has become one of the leading men of the county. He has filled different positions of public trust and is one of the leaders of the Democratic Party of Knox Co.

1.5 Love, Joseph C. b. 15 Jul. 1821, Plainfield, Linton Twp., Coshocton Co., OH, d. 16 Aug. 1888, Farm nr Fredricktown, Knox Co., OH, bur. Mt. Vernon Cem., Knox Co., OH, m1, 21 Aug. 1842, Mt. Vernon, Knox Co., OH by Benjamin Smith, J. P. to Mary Cassandra Garner b., d. pr 1850 census, no issue.

Joseph C. m2, 16 Sep. 1851, Irvine Thompson Home, Mt. Vernon, Knox Co., OH by Rev. John Lamb to Anne Jane Thompson b. 25 Dec. 1827, Co. Fermanagh, Ireland, d. 5 Sep. 1898, Fredricktown, bur. Mt. Vernon Cem., Methodist, d/o Irvine & Elizabeth "Bessie" (Dunlap) Thompson.

Ref: John W. Love - Joseph lived on the Alexander Love estate. He continued to run the farm as well as possible, but the earlier prosperity was cut short by two depressions and the opening of the western farmlands.

Ref: 1988 IGI; Joseph C. Love md. 16 Sep. 1851, Knox Co., OH to Ann Jane Thompson; Batch 7603007, Sheet 50.

Ref: Joseph C. Love moved to Knox Co., OH in 1824.

Ref: 1850 Berlin Twp., Knox Co., OH census, dtd. 31 Jul. 1850, pg. 23; 317/324.

Love, Joseph C., 28, b. OH, Farmer, $5500 RE
" , Elizabeth, 72, b. Ireland, Mother
Platt, Nancy , 29, b. OH
Frary, F. G., 23, b. NJ, Carder & Fulling, Cousin?

Ref: 1860 Ankeny, Berlin Twp., Knox Co., OH Census, dtd. 9 Jul. 1860, pg. 261; 531/537.

Love, Joseph, 38, b. OH, Farmer, RE $8000, PE $1764
" , Ann J., 31, b. Ireland
" , Sherman, 7, b. OH
" , Martha A., 3, b. OH
" , Infant, 3/12, b. OH

Ref: 1870 Shalers Mills, Berlin Twp., Knox Co., OH census, pg. 195.

Love, Joseph, 48, b. OH, Farmer, RE$11220, PE$ 1513
" , Anna J., 48, b. Ire.
" , Sheridan, 17, b. OH
" , Martha, 13, b. OH
" , Matthew, 10, b. OH
" , John, 6, b. OH

Ref: 1880 Dist. 147, Berlin Twp., Knox Co., OH census, Pg. 104D; 45/45

Love, Joseph, 57, b. OH, Pts b. Ire, Farmer
" , Ann J., 52, b. OH, Pts b. Ire.
" , Sheridan T., 27, b. OH, F b. OH, M b. Ire, Farmer
" , Mattie A., 21, b. OH, F b. OH, M b. Ire., Sch. Teacher
" , Matthew T., 19, b. OH, F b. OH, M b. Ire., Sch. Teacher
" , John D., 16, b. OH, F b. OH, M b. Ire.

Information contributed by: Bob Orr 
Family links: 
  Alexander Love (1782 - 1849)
  Elizabeth Platt Love (1778 - 1850)
  Mary Cassandra Garner Love (____ - 1849)
  Anna Jane Thompson Love (1827 - 1898)
  Sheridan Thompson Love (1852 - 1890)*
  Georgianna Love (1854 - 1856)*
  Martha Annis Love Toms (1857 - 1944)*
  Matthew Thompson Love (1860 - 1935)*
  John Dunlap Love (1864 - 1948)*
  Thomas Love (1806 - 1851)*
  Ann Jane Love McClelland (1812 - 1862)*
  Alex Love (1817 - 1906)*
  Joseph Love (1821 - 1888)
*Calculated relationship
Mound View Cemetery
Mount Vernon
Knox County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Todd James Dean
Record added: Jan 04, 2012
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Joseph Love
Added by: Todd James Dean
Joseph Love
Added by: Todd James Dean
Joseph Love
Added by: Todd James Dean
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