Moroni Able

4 April 1848–20 October 1871 (Age 23)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Moroni

When Moroni Able was born on 4 April 1848, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, his father, Elijah Abel, was 39 and his mother, Mary Ann Adams, was 18. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 20 October 1871, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Elijah Abel
Mary Ann Adams
Moroni Able
Rola Abel
Enoch Able
Anna Rebecca Able
Ella Abel
Delilah Abel
Elijah Able
Mary Louisa Able
Margaret Sophrona Able
Flora Abel

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World Events (5)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age 12
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
Age 15
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 15
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Abel . In North America, this surname may also absorbed cognates from other languages.South German: from a pet form of the personal name Albrecht .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Moroni Able in household of Elijah Able, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Maroni Able in household of Elija Able, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Moroni Able, "Find A Grave Index"

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