John W. Moon

1854–29 August 1911 (Age 57)
Ouachita, Arkansas, United States

The Life of John W.

When John W. Moon was born in 1854, in Ouachita, Arkansas, United States, his father, Nathaniel O. Moon, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Moore, was 24. He married Moon about 1880. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Union Township, Ouachita, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 29 August 1911, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

John W. Moon
1854–1911
Moon
1857–
Marriage: about 1880
William Henry Moon
1885–

Spouse and Children

    Male1854–1911Male

    Moon

    Female1857–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1880
Canada
children

(1)

    William Henry Moon

    Male1885–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Bright B. Moore

    Male1848–Male

    Mary C. Moore

    Female1851–Female

    Male1854–1911Male

    Martha F. Moore

    Female1856–Female

    Louisa Moore

    Female1859–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 7

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 16

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mocháin ( see Mohan ).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche, named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Modius (from Latin modus ‘measure’) + the locative suffix -o (genitive -onis).3 English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French moun ‘monk’ ( see Monk ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Moon in household of Nathaniel Moon, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John W Moon, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • John W. Moon, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"

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