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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Family Time Line

Marion Vest
1843–1916
Etna Elva Langford
1845–1900
Mary A Vest
1865–1926
James J. Vest
1867–1933
Sarah Jane Vest
1869–
George Washigton Vest
1875–1957
Samuel Vest
1875–1952
Lucinda Lubella Vest
1876–1961
Obediah Vest
1878–1943
John Vest
1880–1960
Margaret Elizabeth Vest
1881–1955
Andrea Vest
1883–
Henry Bannister Vest
1887–1951

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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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