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Joshua Angel

Birthdate: (56)
Birthplace: Stokes Co, NC
Death: circa 1843 (48-64)
Evansville, IN
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. John L. Angel Sr. and Mary Griner
Husband of Mary Vincent "Polly" Grantor
Father of Melvina Angel; John Anderson Angel; Henry Hampton Angel; Mathias Silas Angel; Andrew Jackson Angel and 2 others
Brother of Mathias Angel; Berry Angel; Lawrence Washington Angel; Henry Hampton Angel; John Angel and 5 others

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About Joshua Angel

Info. by Courtney Burge, Oct. 2009:

Notes for Joshua Angel:

JOSHUA ANGEL was born in Stokes County, NC about 1783-1788. He married Mary (Polly) V.

(Vincent) Grantor about 1806. The family left NC in 1816 or 1817 and crossed the Blue Ridge

Mountains using pack horses. They settled in Gallia County, OH for a few years, then moved farther

down the Ohio River valley.

Joshua and his children came down the Ohio River by flatboat and settled near Evansville, IN on

Pollack Ave on both sides of the Warrick-Vanderburgh County line. Mathias and Anderson on the

southside of Pollack Ave and Hampton on the north side. Jackson settled in Newburgh, IN. The land

settled by Mathias contained Indian Burial Mounds and is now Angel Mounds State Park.

Joshua Angel on the Gallia County tax lists:

Joshua 1818 1819 1821 1822 1824 1825

Horses & cows 1&2 2&1 2&4 1&5 2&2 _&5

1820 Census, Harrison Twp, Gallia County, Ohio

Joshua Angel Males: 5(0-10), 1(26-45). Females 1(10-16), 1(26-45).

1830 Census, Vanderburgh County, IN

Joshua Angel Males: 1(5-10), 2(10-15), 2(15-20), 1(20-30), 1(40-50).

Females: 1(-5), 1(5-10), 1(40-50).

1840 Census, Vanderburgh County, IN

Joshua Angel Males: 1(15-20), 1(50-60). Females: 1(15-20), 1(40-50).

Notes for Mary V. Granton:

The middle initial "V" may have been Vincent.

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Joshua Angel's Timeline

Stokes Co, NC
October 13, 1810
Age 23
Stokes, North Carolina, United States
March 11, 1814
Age 27
Stokes, North Carolina, United States
Age 30
Gallia, Ohio, United States
Age 31
Gallia, Ohio, United States
Age 35
Harrison Twp., Gallia, Ohio, United States
Age 37
Harrison, Gallia, Ohio, United States
Age 56
Evansville, IN