Samuel Vest

4 November 1875–29 August 1952 (Age 76)
Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Vest was born on 4 November 1875, in Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, United States, his father, Marion Vest, was 32 and his mother, Etna Elva Langford, was 30. He lived in Greene Township, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 29 August 1952, in Saline, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Saline County Poor Farm Cemetery, Marshall, Saline, Missouri, United States.

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Marion Vest
Etna Elva Langford
Mary A Vest
James J. Vest
Sarah Jane Vest
George Washigton Vest
Samuel Vest
Lucinda Lubella Vest
Obediah Vest
John Vest
Margaret Elizabeth Vest
Andrea Vest
Henry Bannister Vest

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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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Fest .2 Probably an altered spelling of West .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Samuel Vest in household of Marion Vest, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sam Vest, "Find A Grave Index"

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