Joseph Wesley Harper (1801 - 1870) MP

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Nicknames: "Wesley"
Birthplace: Newtown, LI, NY
Death: Died in New York, NY, USA
Occupation: Publisher, Harper & Brothers
Managed by: Debra Sears
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About Joseph Wesley Harper

In 1828 he became a member of the publishing house of of Harper Brothers, founded by his brothers John and James.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harper_%28publisher%29

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1850 United States Federal Census about Joseph W Harper

Name: Joseph W Harper

Age: 48

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1802

Birth Place: New York

Gender: Male

Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Brooklyn Ward 3, Kings, New York

Family Number: 528

Household Members:

Name Age

Joseph W Harper 48 Publisher

Hannah Harper 43

Elizabeth Harper 22

Joseph W Harper 20 Publisher

Amelia Harper 17

Adaline B Harper 16

Augusta Harper 14

John F Harper 12

Chs W Harper 10

Emma Harper 6

Dillon S Langdon 25

Hannah Wyckoff 45

Bridget Casey 28

Ann Hallegan 25

Mary Cowby 15

Bridget Cowby 13

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Joseph Wesley Harper, Publisher's Timeline

1801
December 25, 1801
Newtown, LI, NY
1828
March 15, 1828
Age 26
New York, NY, USA
1829
January 15, 1829
Age 27
1830
March 16, 1830
Age 28
Brooklyn, NY, USA
1831
August 7, 1831
Age 29
1834
August 10, 1834
Age 32
1838
December 19, 1838
Age 36
1839
February 19, 1839
Age 37
1841
October 30, 1841
Age 39
1843
October 17, 1843
Age 41