Harvey,  Joel

Harvey, Joel

Male 1792 - 1840  (47 years)

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  • Name Harvey, Joel  [1
    Born 06 Sep 1792  Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jun 1840  Saint Charles, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Elgin, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I29746  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 

    Father Harvey, Joel,   b. 13 Sep 1769, Montague, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1837, Herikimer, Herikimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Polly,   b. 26 Aug 1772, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1855, Herkimer, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F10993  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bennett, Polly,   b. 1798, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1872, Geneva, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. Harvey, Joel D.  []
     2. Harvey, Henry G,   b. 06 Oct 1828, Camillus, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Mar 1874, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  []
     3. Harvey, Edward E,   b. 28 Nov 1817, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1848, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  []
     4. Harvey, George P.,   b. 22 Dec 1816, Ontario Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1900, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  []
     5. Harvey, Emily  []
     6. Harvey, Sarah,   b. Mar 1831, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1908, Berwyn, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)  []
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 21:29:03 
    Family ID F11027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Sep 1792 - Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jun 1840 - Saint Charles, Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elgin, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Geo P Harvey - 1900 United States Federal Census
    Geo P Harvey - 1900 United States Federal Census
    Page 1 - War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files
    Page 1 - War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files

    Histories
    Biographical Record
    Biographical Record
    Joel Harvey Story
    Joel Harvey Story

  • Notes 
    • "The Biographical Record of Kane County, Illinois"; The S.J. Clarke Publishing Compnay, Chicago, 1898, page 32.

      Joel Harvey, Jr., was a native of Massachusetts, but spent the greater part of his early life upon a farm twelve miles east of Utica. New York. He married Polly Bennett. a native of Connecticut,
      and they became the parents of six children, who grew to man and womanhood. Four are still living. namely: George P.: Emily. WIfe of Paul R. Wright. of Santa Barbara. California, Sarah.
      wtfe of Major W. M. Taylor. of Chicago, Illinois; and Joel D., of Geneva, Illinois. The father was a blacksmith by trade. In 1835 he came by team to Illinois 'accompanied by all tlhe members of his family with the exception of our subject, who made the trip by water, as their goods were shipped in that way. They were followed by their farthful dog. who was very watchful of their
      possessions, not permitting a stranger to touch anything. The dog considered all Indians his enemies. The family arrived In Kane county in October, 1835. at which time there were only two
      log houses on the present site of Elgin, one on either side of the river. The father took up a claim of three hundred acres in the northern part of the town of St. Charles and improved and
      cultivated the place until his death, which occurred In 1840, at the age of forty-six. He took quite a prominent and influential part in public affairs. served as treasurer of Kane county fOf one
      term, was justice of the peace several years, and held various township offices. He was a soldier of the war of 1812. and was always a loyal and patriotic citizen. His estimable wife long suffered him, dying June 10, 1872, at the age of seventy-four.

  • Sources 
    1. [S797] Biographical Record of Kane County, Illinois, (Name: S.J. Clarke Publishing Company; Location: Chicago, Illinois; Date: 1898;).

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      Record for Polly Harvey