Mabel Ann Morse

10 April 1840–19 January 1909 (Age 68)
Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mabel Ann

When Mabel Ann Morse was born on 10 April 1840, in Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States, her father, Justus A Morse, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Towne, was 36. She married Collins Rowe Hakes on 29 March 1857, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. She lived in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States in 1860 and Kanosh, Millard, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 19 January 1909, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Collins Rowe Hakes
Mabel Ann Morse
Marriage: 29 March 1857
Ann Eliza Hakes
Avis Caroline Hakes
Sarah Melissa Hakes
Helen Lotheta Hakes
Lottie Mabel Hakes
Harriet Jane Hakes
Effie Elizabeth Hakes
Patty Celinda Hakes
Collins Riley Hakes
Nettie Luella Hakes
Daniel Edgar Hakes
Ruby Amanda Hakes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 March 1857San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 8
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
    1861 · Simple life to Soldiers
    Age 21
    Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh and English: variant of Morris .Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames, especially Moses . Compare Morris .History: Samuel Morse (1791–1872), inventor of the electric telegraph andof Morse code, was a direct descendant of Anthony Morse of Wiltshire,England, who had emigrated to MA in 1635.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mable Ann Morse

    Taken from Collins Rowe Hakes Family, complied by Harriet J. Stradling, 1952. P.30-31. Ann, as she was called, was the daughter of Justus and Elizabeth Morse, who had joined the church before her bir …

    Sources (39)

    • Mabel Ann Morse in entry for Ruby Amanda Hakes, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Mabel A Hakes in household of Wm V Hakes, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mabel Ann Morse in entry for Ann Eliza Leavitt, "Arizona, Deaths, 1870-1951"

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