Mary Gesina Moorman

26 August 1875–31 December 1924 (Age 49)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary Gesina

When Mary Gesina Moorman was born on 26 August 1875, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, John Bernard Moormann, was 27 and her mother, Catherine Regina Kuchenbuch, was 23. She married Thomas John II Rex on 11 June 1902. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 31 December 1924, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas John II Rex
Mary Gesina Moorman
Marriage: 11 June 1902
Doris Barbara Rex
Thomas John III Rex
Robert Morris Rex

Spouse and Children

11 June 1902


Parents and Siblings

    John Bernard Moormann


    Catherine Regina Kuchenbuch






    Helen Josephine Moorman


    Wilhelmina Moormann


    Catherine Moorman


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived and worked on a moor ( see Moore 1). In Scotland the term denoted an official responsible for a moor, whose duties included overseeing the branding of the cattle which roamed on the moor.2 Dutch and North German: variant of Mohrmann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Gasine Moormann in household of John B Moormann, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Gevina Moormann in household of John B Moorman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary G Rex in household of Thomas J Rex, "United States Census, 1920"

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