Moses Vincent

18 March 1831–29 July 1916 (Age 85)
New London, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada

The Life Summary of Moses

When Moses Vincent was born on 18 March 1831, in New London, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada, his father, William Vincent, was 38 and his mother, Sarah Smith, was 40. He married Miriam Adams on 24 September 1874, in Alberton, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. He lived in Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada in 1911. He died on 29 July 1916, in Alma, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at the age of 85, and was buried in Montrose, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Moses Vincent
1831–1916
Miriam Adams
1829–1891
Marriage: 24 September 1874
Margaret Jane Vincent
1863–1913
Caroline Alice Adams
1864–
Annie Adeline Vincent
1867–
Sarah Adams
1870–
Annie A. Entwistle
1872–
Louisa Scott Vincent
1877–1921

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 September 1874Alberton, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1869
    Age 38
    ""
    1871
    Age 40
    British Columbia joins the confederation.

    Name Meaning

    English, French, West Indian (mainly Haiti), and Spanish: from the personal name Vincent, Latin Vincentius, a derivative of vincens, genitive vincentis, present participle of vincere ‘to conquer’. The name was borne by a 3rd-century Spanish martyr widely venerated in the Middle Ages and by a 5th-century monk and writer of Lérins, as well as various other early Christian saints.Irish: the English surname (see 1 above) has been established in the south of Ireland since the 17th century, and has also been adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Mac Dhuibhinse ‘son of the dark man of the island’.History: The surname Vincent of French origin (see 1 above) is listed in the register of Huguenot ancestors recognized by the Huguenot Society of America and also in the similar register of the Huguenot Society of South Carolina.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Vinzant
    Vinsant
    Wical
    Vincze
    Vinson
    Vicente
    Vincelette
    Vincenti
    Vincenzo
    St. Vincent
    Venson
    Vince
    Vicencio
    Wintz
    Sensel
    Wincek
    Zenz
    Zins

    Sources (16)

    • Moses Vincent in entry for Ulysses G. Batcher and Annie A. Entwistle, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
    • Moses Vincent in entry for Louise Scott Claggett, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"
    • Moses Vincent in household of Wm J Vincent, "Canada Census, 1911"

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