Apphia Happie Gilbert Vose

15 December 1874–7 March 1949 (Age 74)
Kingfield, Franklin, Maine, United States

The Life of Apphia Happie Gilbert

When Apphia Happie Gilbert Vose was born on 15 December 1874, in Kingfield, Franklin, Maine, United States, her father, Sewell Lancaster Vose, was 40 and her mother, Betsey Peabody Pullen, was 35. She married Eugene Lester Simmons on 11 June 1910, in Farmington, Franklin, Maine, United States. She died on 7 March 1949, in Kingfield, Franklin, Maine, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Kingfield, Franklin, Maine, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Eugene Lester Simmons
Apphia Happie Gilbert Vose
Marriage: 11 June 1910

Spouse and Children

11 June 1910
Farmington, Franklin, Maine, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Sewell Lancaster Vose


    Betsey Peabody Pullen




    Hortense Bertena Vose


    Gertrude Vose



World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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 English: variant of Fosse .2 Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the Latin personal name Servatius.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Apphia G Vose in household of Sewall L Vose, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Happie V Simmons in household of Eugene L Simmons, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Happy Vose in household of Sewell Vose, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.