John Wescott Money

22 September 1821–26 August 1902 (Age 80)
Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of John Wescott

John Wescott Money was born on 22 September 1821, in Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island, United States as the son of A Money and P Westcott. He married Hannah H Segar on 7 November 1842, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States in 1850. He died on 26 August 1902, in Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States.

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John Wescott Money
Hannah H Segar
Marriage: 7 November 1842
Mary Ellen Money
David Anthony Segar Money
Rensellaer Money
Hannah S. Money
Martha E. Money
Sarah A. Money
Hattie W. Cole
John Hazard Money

Spouse and Children

7 November 1842
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    A Money


    P Westcott




World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · First Fire Insurance

Age 14

On Decmeber 3, 1835, the first fire insurance policy is issued by the Manufacturer Mutual Fire Insurance Company.

Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English money(e) ‘money’ (Old French moneie, Latin moneta), hence a nickname for a rich man or a metonymic occupational name for a moneyer. Compare Minter .2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maonaigh ( see Meaney ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • John W Money, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John H Money, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John W Money, "United States Census, 1850"

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