Wilbur Timothy "Tim" Moffitt

Male14 November 1881–2 April 1964

Brief Life History of Wilbur Timothy "Tim"

When Wilbur Timothy "Tim" Moffitt was born on 14 November 1881, in Huron, Spice Valley Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, his father, Samuel C. Moffitt, was 41 and his mother, Mary Frances Thompson, was 31. He married Alice Frances McELROY on 3 February 1913, in Spencer, Boyd, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Herman, Washington, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South Dakota, United States in 1920. He died on 2 April 1964, in Gregory, Gregory, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Gregory, Gregory, South Dakota, United States.

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Wilbur Timothy "Tim" Moffitt
Alice Frances McELROY
Marriage: 3 February 1913
Mary M Moffett
Agnes Elizabeth Moffitt
Margaret Frances Moffitt
Bertha R. Moffitt
Dorothey Helen Moffitt
Floyd Henry Moffit
Vivian Irene Moffitt
Rita Rosellen Moffitt
Theresa Bernice Moffitt
Alice Claire Moffitt
Robert Timothy Moffitt
Laurence Edward Moffitt
Leroy Thomas Moffitt

Sources (75)

  • Tim Moffitt, "South Dakota State Census, 1935"
  • Tim Moffitt, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Tim Moffet, "United States Census, 1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 February 1913Spencer, Boyd, Nebraska, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 1

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.


    Age 5

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

    Age 22

    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish, northern English, and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt .

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

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