Joseph Moyes

16 November 1855–20 December 1935 (Age 80)
Paterson River, New South Wales, Australia

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Moyes was born on 16 November 1855, in Paterson River, New South Wales, Australia, his father, William Moyes Sr., was 38 and his mother, Mary Eastcott, was 38. He married Anna Missilvia Plumb on 14 December 1908, in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Eden, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1920 and Bryce, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1920. He died on 20 December 1935, in Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Moyes
Anna Missilvia Plumb
Marriage: 14 December 1908
Buelah Chloerene Hunt
John Earnest Hiart
Elizabeth Leona Moyes
Joseph William Moyes
Carl D Moyes
Earl LeRoy Moyes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 December 1908Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 8
    Arizona Territory
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 21
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Fife) and English: from the Middle English personal name Moise, Mose, Mosse, a vernacular form (from Old French Moïse) of Moses .

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

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    Pioneer Miracle - Fast Food Delivery

    [An excerpt from the book Joseph Moyes - A Pioneer Biography in Stories, compiled by Elizabeth M. Lauritzen] We were pioneers coming from the west (San Bernardino, California) to join with the pionee …

    Sources (35)

    • Joseph Moyes in entry for Earl Leroy Moyes, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Joseph Moyes, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Joseph Moyes in entry for Richard Dawn Lauritzen and Elizabeth Leona Moyes, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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