Ethel Elizabeth Tyree

Brief Life History of Ethel Elizabeth

When Ethel Elizabeth Tyree was born on 9 March 1891, in Pea Ridge, Benton, Arkansas, United States, her father, Hiram Thomas Tyree, was 29 and her mother, Orpha Salina Wilson, was 30. She married Arthur Eugene Moreton on 10 February 1918, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1950. She died on 7 May 1990, in Palo Alto, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 99.

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Arthur Eugene Moreton
Ethel Elizabeth Tyree
Marriage: 10 February 1918
John Robert Moreton
Susan Moreton

Sources (12)

  • Ethel T Moreton, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Ethel Tyrce, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1977"
  • Ethel T Moreton, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1896 · Utah becomes a state

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Tyrie .

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

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Ethel Elizabeth Tyree - Johnson County, Tennessee Biographies

The Wilson Family of Johnson County, Tennessee No Author The first white settlers in the mountains of North East Tennessee came into this area about 1769. At that time these lands were part of the Un …

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