John Moyes

17 June 1846–23 May 1914 (Age 67)
New South Wales, Australia

The Life Summary of John

When John Moyes was born on 17 June 1846, in New South Wales, Australia, his father, William Moyes Sr., was 28 and his mother, Mary Eastcott, was 29. He married Isabella Miles on 29 October 1871, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 23 May 1914, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Moyes
Isabella Miles
Marriage: 29 October 1871
Charles Henry Moyes
Isabella Moyes
James Miles Moyes
Joseph Hunt Moyes
Mary Ann Moyse
Alice Amelia Moyes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 October 1871Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Gold found in Port Phillip.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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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    Sources (14)

    • John Moyes, "United States Census, 1880"
    • John Moyes in entry for Mary Ann Moyes Limb, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • John Moyes, "Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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