Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Servant, 1841, Nottingham, NTT.
• Occupation: House Servant, 1851, Nottingham, NTT.
• Occupation: Shop Man / Wine Merchant, 1861, Nottingham, NTT.
Joseph married Phoebe Milnes, daughter of Charles Milnes and Frances Unknown, Mar Q 1858 in Nottingham District, NTT. (Phoebe Milnes was born on 10 May 1821 in Nether Broughton, LEI, christened on 22 Jul 1821 in Nether Broughton, LEI and died Dec Q 1907 in Basford District, NTT.)