Neal Reuben Monroe

4 April 1851–14 December 1923 (Age 72)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Neal Reuben

Neal Reuben Monroe was born on 4 April 1851, in Tennessee, United States. He married Julia Ann Hunt on 7 January 1876, in Perryville, Decatur, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He lived in Perry, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Grant Township, Custer, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 14 December 1923, in Beckham, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Sayre Doxey Cemetery, Sayre, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Neal Reuben? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Neal Reuben Monroe
1851–1923
Julia Ann Hunt
1846–1925
Marriage: 7 January 1876
Benjamin Harvey Monroe
1878–
John Robert Joel Monroe
1880–1961
Neal Orville
1884–
Grover Nixon Monroe
1886–1963
Lloyd Maurice Monroe
1888–1925

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 January 1876Perryville, Decatur, Tennessee, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh
    Age 11
    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 19
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Munro .Irish: variant of Mulroy .History: Scottish bearers of this name are descended from Donald O’Kane, who in the 11th century migrated from the mouth of the Roe to Ferrindonald in Cromarty, Scotland. There his descendants, as barons of Foulis and vassals of the earls of Ross, held lands along the Firth of Cromarty. James Monroe (1758–1831), 5th president of the US (1817–25), came from a cadet branch of this family.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Munro
    Monro

    Sources (13)

    • N. R. Monre, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Neal R Monroe, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • Neal R Monroe in entry for N O Monroe, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.