Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bonhams in:
 • Hurricane Cemetery
 • Hurricane
 • Grant County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Joseph Bonham
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1801
Wythe County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1880
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA

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
George Bonham
William H. Bonham
Harvey Holmes Bonham
Rhoda Jane (Bonham) Roberts Brown 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nehemiah Bonham (1770 - 1845)
  Isabella Jerusha Scott Bonham (1775 - 1846)
 
 Spouse:
  Leah Ford Bonham (1803 - 1891)
 
 Children:
  Alexander Grant Bonham (1823 - 1910)*
  Joseph L. Bonham (1830 - 1904)*
  Harvey Holmes Bonham (1845 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Bonham (1799 - 1883)*
  Joseph Bonham (1801 - 1880)
  Hervey J. Bonham (1803 - 1877)*
  Francis Holmes Bonham (1806 - 1892)*
  Rachel Bonham Ford (1808 - 1848)*
  Rebecca Bonham Liter (1810 - 1852)*
  Nehemiah Martin Bonham (1813 - 1851)*
  Isabel P. Bonham Inlow (1814 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hurricane Cemetery
Hurricane
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Jeannie
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27967933
Joseph Bonham
Added by: Smilydino
 
Joseph Bonham
Added by: Smilydino
 
Joseph Bonham
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Grave Walker(L Kopet)
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service