Moroni Vaughan Rees

14 June 1873–21 March 1950 (Age 76)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Moroni Vaughan

When Moroni Vaughan Rees was born on 14 June 1873, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Moroni Rees, was 24 and his mother, Emily Maria Vaughan, was 20. He married Mary Ann Chivers on 1 January 1898, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Cherry Creek, Oneida, Idaho, United States for about 20 years and Cherry Creek, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States for about 5 years. He died on 21 March 1950, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Malad City Cemetery, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moroni Vaughan Rees
Mary Ann Chivers
Marriage: 1 January 1898
Mary Ann Rees
Hazel Elizabeth Rees
William Chivers Rees
Emily Vaughan Rees
Marietta Chivers Rees

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1898Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 2
    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.
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries 1877: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 23
    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

    (1997: 5165;2007: 9608; 2010: 12754)Welsh: variant of Rice .German: habitational name from a place in the Rhineland called Rees.

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

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    Sources (33)

    • M V Rees, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Moroni V Rees, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Moroni Vaughan Rees, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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