Joseph Bostic (1887 - 1977)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Joseph Bostic’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Joseph so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Joseph’s biography.

Joseph Bostic Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Joseph Bostic and his immediate Bostic family. Add to Joseph Bostic's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Joseph.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Joseph Bostic? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Glennville, Tattnall County, Georgia

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Joseph finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Joseph attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Joseph did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Joseph Bostic is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Joseph's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Joseph's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Joseph a religious man? Add Joseph’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Joseph during various points of his life.

Timeline

1887 - In the year that Joseph Bostic was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

1921 - Joseph was 34 years old when on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

1952 - He was 65 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

1956 - At the age of 69 years old, Joseph was alive when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

1977 - In the year of Joseph Bostic's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

Joseph Bostic Family Tree

Who was Joseph’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Joseph’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Joseph's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Joseph Bostic
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Joseph's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Joseph Bostic is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Joseph Bostic died in August 1977 at 89 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Joseph. He was born on December 28, 1887. There is no information about Joseph's family or relationships. We know that Joseph Bostic had been residing in Glennville, Tattnall County, Georgia.

Memories

What do you remember about Joseph Bostic? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Joseph is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Joseph Bostic

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources