Moroni Shipley

25 December 1846–17 December 1931 (Age 84)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Moroni

When Moroni Shipley was born on 25 December 1846, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, John Shipley, was 35 and his mother, Mary Sugars, was 22. He married Hannah Cole on 26 April 1893, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Riverdale, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880 and Birch Creek, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 17 December 1931, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moroni Shipley
Hannah Cole
Marriage: 26 April 1893
Mary Electa Shipley
Hannah Shipley
John Moroni Shipley
Nancy Marguerite Shipley
Orlando Denzil Shipley
Thomas James Shipley
Eugene Cole Shipley
Iris Mahala Shipley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 April 1893Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Los Angeles Is Incorporated
    Age 4
    Los Angeles was incorporated as a municipality on April 4, 1850.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 24
    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

    English (Staffordshire): habitational name from any of various places called Shipley, in Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Shropshire, Durham, Northumberland, Sussex, and elsewhere, all named with Old English scēap ‘sheep’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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    Sources (50)

    • Moroni Shipley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Moroni Shipley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Moroni Shipley in entry for Robert Lavon Stevens and Iris Mahala Shipley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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