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 Joel Jesse Doolittle

Joel Jesse Doolittle

Birth
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Death 15 Apr 1913 (aged 86)
Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
Burial Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
Plot E-196-4
Memorial ID 59005769 · View Source
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1922 Idaho death certificate #4778

Joel Jesse Doolittle
Musician, music and voice teacher

1850 Census Bureau, Illinois,
Joel J Doolittle, 23 farmer
Mary E Doolittle, 19
Living next to parents

1860 Census Nebraska, Livingston, Illinois
Joel A Doolittle 34
Mary E Doolittle 29
Clement Doolittle 10
Mary J Young 16
John Bishop 21

1870 Census Princeton, Bureau, Illinois
Joel Doolittle 45, music teacher
Mary Doolittle 40
Clement Doolittle 17, store clerk
Selby Doolittle 3

1880 Census, Streator, La Salle, Illinois
Joel J. Doolittle 53, tombstone manuf.
Mary E Doolittle 49,
Selby J Doolittle 13, son
--Also living with family
Henry Clement Doolittle 29, son, marble cutter
Caroline Doolittle 27, daughter-in-law
Merton Doolittle 4
Harry C Doolittle 1

1900 Census, Cumberland, Barron, Wisc.
Joel J Doolittle 73
Mary E Doolittle 68, 4 children, 3 living
--Living with son and family
Selby Doolittle 33, house carpenter
Maud A Doolittle 19,
Clarence V Doolittle 1

1905 State Census Cumberland Barron, Wisc
Joel J Doolittle 78
Mary E Doolittle 72

1910 Census, Intermountain, Ada, Idaho
Joel J Doolittle, 80, delivery meat market
Mary E Doolittle, 78, 5 children, 2 living.
Living at 2015 16th Street.

1913 Obituary:
Joel J Doolittle, age 86, passed away Tuesday night at 10 o'clock at the family home, 1715 North Sixteenth street, after a brief illness.

Mr Doolittle was born in Rochester, N. Y., and started west to Chicago when that city was a village of 500 people. He was a vocal music teacher of ability. Since coming to Boise seven years ago he had led a retired life.

He leaves a wife and two sons, S J and H C Doolittle, all of Boise.

The funeral will be held from Fry & Summers' chapel Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. A J Sullens officiating. Interment in Morris Hill.

Idaho Statesman; April 16, 1913, Page 3.

Five children

Father: Joel D. Doolittle, b. Hartford, Conn.
Mother: Deborah Wilcox, b. New York
Brother: William W Doolittle
Colonial ancestor Abraham Doolittle


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  • Maintained by: NevadaGirl
  • Originally Created by: FamilyFirst
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59005769
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joel Jesse Doolittle (1 Dec 1826–15 Apr 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59005769, citing Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by NevadaGirl (contributor 47356199) .