Namesakes

Biblical Characters: 2 characters
Josiah   (m)   Zech. 6:10  
Josiah   (m)   2 Kgs. 22:1  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Josiah Bounderby   1854   Hard Times  
Israelite and Judean Kings: 1 king
King Josiah   c. 641-c. 609 BC   Judah  
Notable Athletes: 1 soccer, 1 tennis
(tennis) Major Ritchie (a.k.a. Josiah)   1870-1955  
(soccer) Kenneth Omeruo (a.k.a. Josiah)   1993-  
Notable Businesspeople: 1 businessperson
Josiah Wedgwood   1730-1795  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 silver/bronze/gold
(bronze/silver) Josiah McCracken   1900   hammer throw; shot put  
(silver/bronze/gold) Major Ritchie (a.k.a. Josiah)   1908   tennis  
(bronze) Josiah Henson   1952   wrestling