Eva Julia Moffit

1905–1977 (Age 72)
Runnells, Polk, Iowa, United States

The Life of Eva Julia

Eva Julia Moffit was born on 26 March 1905, in Runnells, Polk, Iowa, United States. She married Robert Eugene Anthony on 2 October 1927, in Runnells, Polk, Iowa, United States. She died on 2 July 1977, at the age of 72, and was buried in Newton Union Cemetery, Newton, Jasper, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eva Julia Moffit
1905–1977
Robert Eugene Anthony
1901–1955
Marriage: 2 October 1927

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
2 October 1927
Runnells, Polk, Iowa, United States

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 8

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 21

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt .

Possible Related Names

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

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