John Reuben Moon

1840–1882 (Age 42)
Camden, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of John Reuben

When John Reuben Moon was born on 2 January 1840, in Camden, New South Wales, Australia, his father, William Banks Moon, was 35 and his mother, Hannah Care, was 35. He married Frances Windley on 12 July 1865, in Milton, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in New South Wales, Australia in 1840. He died on 18 August 1882, in Crookwell, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 42, and was buried in Crookwell, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

John Reuben Moon
1840–1882
Frances Windley
1844–1922
Marriage: 12 July 1865
Hannah Jane Moon
1866–1913
Arthur William Moon
1868–1932
John Robert Moon
1870–1945
Francis Louisa Moon
1873–1893
Charles Edward Moon
1876–1905
Alice Elizabeth Moon
1879–1957
Ernest Rueben Moon
1881–1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 July 1865
Milton, New South Wales, Australia
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    William Banks Moon

    Male1804–1890Male

    Hannah Care

    Female1804–1888Female

siblings

(11)

    William Moon

    Male1824–1887Male

    Josephus Moon

    Male1826–1910Male

    Female1828–Female

    Male1830–1897Male

    Alyasson Moon

    Female1835–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1841

Age 1

George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.
1847

Age 7

Gold found in Port Phillip.
1867

Age 27

End of transportation to Western Australia.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mocháin ( see Mohan ).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche, named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Modius (from Latin modus ‘measure’) + the locative suffix -o (genitive -onis).3 English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French moun ‘monk’ ( see Monk ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Reuben Moon, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • John Reuben Moon, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • John Reuben Moon, "Australia, New South Wales, Deceased Estate Files, 1880-1923"

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