John Thomas Mosley

23 March 1899–21 February 1979 (Age 79)
Axtell, McLennan, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of John Thomas

When John Thomas Mosley was born on 23 March 1899, in Axtell, McLennan, Texas, United States, his father, Ira Wilson Mosley, was 24 and his mother, Lena Decima Sykes, was 22. He married Edith Aubyn Singleton on 12 March 1928, in Boerne, Kendall, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Henderson, Texas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 21 February 1979, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Mosley
1899–1979
Edith Aubyn Singleton
1907–1996
Marriage: 12 March 1928
Betty Jean Mosley
1930–2011
Vernon Wilson Mosley
1934–1952
Stanley Glenn Mosley
1936–2019
Frank Ray Mosley
1943–1943
Robert James Mosley
1950–1989

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 March 1928Boerne, Kendall, Texas, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 5
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1920
    Age 21
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Derbyshire): variant of Moseley .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Moseley

    Sources (29)

    • John Thomas Mosley in entry for Dorothy Louise Mosley, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
    • John T Moseley, "United States Census, 1940"
    • John Thomas Mosley, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947"

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