Amon Vaughn Barbre

6 April 1898–18 March 1959 (Age 60)
Taylorville, Christian, Illinois, United States

The Life of Amon Vaughn

When Amon Vaughn Barbre was born on 6 April 1898, in Taylorville, Christian, Illinois, United States, his father, William E. Barbre, was 38 and his mother, Sadie A. Vaughn, was 29. He married Ada Beatrice Davison on 6 April 1923, in Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Perry, Illinois, United States in 1935. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 18 March 1959, in Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Taylorville, Christian, Illinois, United States.

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Amon Vaughn Barbre
Ada Beatrice Davison
Marriage: 6 April 1923
Gloria Ellen Barbre

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6 April 1923
Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 12

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Variant of English or French Barbary .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amos Barbie in household of William Barbie, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Amon Barbre in household of William E Barbre, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Amon Barbre in household of W E Barbre, "United States Census, 1910"

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