Moses Moon

Male15 March 1822–29 August 1887

Brief Life History of Moses

When Moses Moon was born on 15 March 1822, in Clinton, Ohio, United States, his father, William Moon, was 26 and his mother, Anna Ratcliff, was 29. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 29 August 1887, in Jefferson Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Westboro, Clinton, Ohio, United States.

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William Moon
Anna Ratcliff
Amos Moon
Daniel Ratcliff Moon
John R. Moon
Eleanor Moon
Moses Moon
Ezra Moon
Miles H. Moon
Hiram Ellis Moon
Ruth Moon
Lewis Moon
Huldah M Moon

Sources (12)

  • Moses Moon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Moses Moon, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • Moses Moon in entry for Harvey Moon, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 14

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.


Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Mohan .

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche. Compare Mounce .

Americanized form of German Mohn or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.

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

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