|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1812|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 1888|
Joseph was son of William Sr. Hodgson and Sarah Nicholson. He was born at Dufton, Westmorland (now Cumbria), England.
The family came from England to the United States in about 1831. His naturalization took place at Athens, McMinn, Tennessee on 15 April 1854. He moved from North Carolina to Tennessee in about 1846. He was a farm laborer and a rock mason.
He married Lavisa Ann Courtney on 20 March 1835 in Wythe County, Virginia. Their children were: William, Thomas, Mary, Henry and Jemima. Lavisa died sometime between 1860 and 1863.
Joseph married 2nd to Seleta Ann Carter.
Father of children with Seleta, Margaret, Martha and James.
Seleta Ann Carter Hodgson (1827 - 1903)
Henry Hodgson (1842 - 1902)*
Jemimah N Hodgson Dean (1849 - 1927)*
Margaret M. Hodgson Sliger (1865 - 1942)*
Martha L. Hodgson Sligar (1866 - 1945)*
Union McMinn Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Dorothy Hinkey
Record added: Aug 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40386910