|Birth: ||Mar., 1869|
New Mexico, USA
Joseph is the son of Henry Caviness and Nancy nee ROBERTS Caviness.
Joseph married Emma Amelia nee BRUNN (Brown, Americanized name) on September 18, 1896 in Colorado. Emma Amelia is the daughter of Peter Andreas Brunn (Brown), Sr. and Emma Emelia nee PEDERSON. The marriage ended in divorce.
In the 1900 census, Joseph states he had been married three times.
"MANCOS TIMES (Mancos. Montezuma Co., CO), Friday, June 21, 1895, front page
Joe Caviness returned home last Tuesday after quite an extended trip, having been as far east as Missouri, and west to the Pacific coast; stopping for a time in Arizona where his sister, Mrs. Hoffman resides.
SILVERTON STANDARD (Silverton, San Juan Co., CO), Saturday, February 13, 1902, p 8
The Fifth and Sixth.
Notwithstanding the inclement weather that usherd in then Fourth of July celebration, all events were pulled off in a satisfactory manner. It was not until Saturday afternoon that the weather cleared sufficiently to permit the program to be entered upon, the ball game being called at 3:30. To base ball enthusiasts it was a wait well worth the time, as those in attendance were rewarded by seeing the best game ever played in the San Juan. The game stood 2-2 until the last half of the ninth inning, when with Durango at the bat and two men out a wild throw by Lonergan let in the winning run.
The horse potato race was the exciting event of the day, the four contestants creating much merriment. Joe Caviness won the $15 purse.
SILVERTON STANDARD (Silverton, San Juan Co., CO), Saturday, December 23, 1905, front page
Jos. F. Caviness to Newton Roe, mining deed, Big Boy No. 6
Henry Caviness (1813 - 1887)
Nancy Roberts Caviness (1828 - 1894)
William Caviness (1838 - 1877)*
Nancy Jane Caviness Kemp (1839 - 1862)*
Lucinda Ann Caviness Montgomery (1842 - 1880)*
Sophronia Caviness Gerhardt (1848 - 1925)*
James Monroe Caviness (1848 - 1916)*
John Henry Caviness (1852 - 1900)*
Mary Ellen Caviness Burnett (1855 - 1931)*
Robert Caviness (1856 - ____)*
Martha Alice Caviness Hoffman (1857 - 1934)*
Susan Caviness (1860 - 1861)*
Rebecca Isabel Caviness Drew (1861 - 1939)*
Matthew Sam Caviness (1862 - 1936)*
Amanda Caviness (1867 - 1880)*
Joseph F. Caviness (1869 - ____)
Edward Caviness (1870 - 1921)*
Note: Cannot read death date on stone/ As of Apr 1930, Joseph is in Rico, Delores Co., CO.
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Created by: Connie WEEAKS Pace
Record added: Apr 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51043613