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Rev Joseph Henry Amiss
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1834
Culpeper County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 1916
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA

Chaplain - 1st S.C. Hospital - CSA

Son of Hiram L. and Emily E. Amiss, entered Methodist ministry in Virginia Conference in 1854; Confederate chaplain; a presiding elder for 25 years; married Joyce E. R. Hathaway, Edenton, N.C., Jan. 30, 1861; eleven children.

Virginian-Pilot & the Norfolk Landmark, Friday, September 1, 1916 - AMISS - At his residence, 1317 Llewellyn avenue, Wednesday, August 30, 1916 at 4:35 p.m., Rev. Joseph Henry Amiss, aged 82 years. Funeral services from the Colonial Avenue M. E. church, Friday, September 1 at 2 p.m. Friends of the family invited to attend. Interment Elmwood cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Hiram Lorenza Dow Amiss (1807 - 1906)
  Emily Young Amiss (1811 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  Joyce Elizabeth Rascoe Hathaway Amiss (1840 - 1914)*
 
 Children:
  Lella Lee Amiss Morgan (1861 - 1898)*
  Sarah Bent Amiss Price (1864 - 1944)*
  Maud Virginia Amiss Porter (1869 - 1951)*
  William Proctor Amiss (1870 - 1905)*
  Mary A Amiss Dusch (1873 - 1956)*
  Irma Amiss Hornthal (1880 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin F Amiss (1828 - ____)*
  Richard L. Amiss (1830 - 1891)*
  Joseph Henry Amiss (1834 - 1916)
  Martha Elizabeth Amiss Cox (1836 - 1913)*
  William Littleton Amiss (1840 - ____)*
  Tazewell Brookover Amiss (1841 - 1923)*
  Sylvanus Young Amiss (1843 - 1914)*
  Melvilla J Amiss Stranahan (1845 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Norfolk
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Plot: EXT 15-L2
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: May 30, 2010
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Rev Joseph Henry Amiss
Added by: George Seitz
 
Rev Joseph Henry Amiss
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Rev Joseph Henry Amiss
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- Susan C. Griffin
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- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Apr. 29, 2011
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