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Joseph Alexander Altsheler
Birth: Apr. 29, 1862
Three Springs
Hart County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1919
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Author. He wrote novels of adventure and mystery, predecessors of the popular "Hardy Boys" and "Nancy Drew" series. He was voted Most Popular Writer of Boy's Stories in 1918. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Altsheler (1826 - 1881)
  Lucy C Snoddy Altsheler (1830 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Boles Altsheler (1862 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Sydney B Altsheler (1892 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Snoddy Altsheler (1857 - 1925)*
  Gary Louis Altsheler (1860 - 1891)*
  Joseph Alexander Altsheler (1862 - 1919)
  Henry Altsheler (1870 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cave Hill Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: SECTION 11 Lot 43
 
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Originally Created by: Mike Maloney
Record added: Nov 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6951253
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