Robert "Rob" Thomas Agan

1887–1948 (Age 61)
Marengo, Crawford, Indiana, United States

The Life of Robert "Rob" Thomas

When Robert "Rob" Thomas Agan was born on 21 July 1887, in Marengo, Crawford, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph Levi Agan, was 31 and his mother, Rachel Ellen Spence, was 20. He married Margaret Elsie Wells on 8 November 1906, in Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Appanoose, Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Franklin Township, Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 7 July 1948, in Chariton, Lucas, Iowa, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Cincinnati, Appanoose, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert "Rob" Thomas Agan
Margaret Elsie Wells
Marriage: 8 November 1906
Audrey Fern Agan
Edna Frances Agan
Velta Lorene Agan
Homer Agan
Bertha Pauline Agan

Spouse & Children

8 November 1906
Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States


  • Female1908–1970Female

  • Edna Frances Agan


  • Velta Lorene Agan


  • Male1916–1995Male

  • Bertha Pauline Agan


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1856–1930Male

  • Rachel Ellen Spence




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

Age 17

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: probably a variant of Egan .2 Americanized form of Swiss German Eggen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Robert Agom in household of Joseph Agom, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robert T Agan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Agan in household of Joseph Agan, "United States Census, 1910"

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