|Death: ||Feb. 23, 1880|
Joseph was born in Wythe county, Virginia, the second son of Nehemiah & Isabella (Scott) Bonham. In 1808 the family moved to Blount county, Tennessee, and in 1818 they moved again to Pike county, Missouri. Here Joseph married Leah Ford, on September 19, 1821. The first 5 of their children were born in Ralls county, Missouri.
In 1834 the family moved a last time, to Grant county, Wisconsin. The last 6 of their children were born here.
Joseph died in Grant county on February 23, 1880. Leah followed him in death in 1891.
Children of Joseph & Leah:
Alexander Grant Bonham
Nehemiah Scott Bonham
John James Bonham
Joseph L. Bonham
Abernathy Abijah Bonham
Sarah Ann (Bonham) Travis/Traverse
Martha Melvina (Bonham) Muldoon
William H. Bonham
Harvey Holmes Bonham
Rhoda Jane (Bonham) Roberts Brown
Leah Ford Bonham (1804 - 1891)
Alexander Grant Bonham (1823 - 1910)*
Harvey Holmes Homer Bonham (1845 - 1921)*
Created by: Jeannie
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
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