Phillip Simon Bax

15 March 1899–23 January 1986 (Age 86)
St. Elizabeth, Miller, Missouri, United States

The Life of Phillip Simon

When Phillip Simon Bax was born on 15 March 1899, in St. Elizabeth, Miller, Missouri, United States, his father, Frank M. Bax, was 25 and his mother, Maria Catherine Groner, was 23. He married Augusta Agatha Evers on 6 February 1923, in St. Elizabeth, Miller, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Jim Henry Township, Miller, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Richwoods Township, Miller, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 January 1986, in Iberia, Miller, Missouri, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Miller, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Phillip Simon Bax
Augusta Agatha Evers
Marriage: 6 February 1923
Leonard Frank Bax
Eleanor Catherine Bax
Catherine Bax
Irene Catherine Bax
Jerome G or Jerry Bax
Sylvester Louis Bax
John Chris Bax
Raymond Martin Bax

Spouse and Children

6 February 1923
St. Elizabeth, Miller, Missouri, United States


    Leonard Frank Bax


    Eleanor Catherine Bax


    Catherine Bax


    Irene Catherine Bax


    Jerome G or Jerry Bax


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+4 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.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Back 2.2 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name, related to Old High German bāgan ‘to fight’.3 North German form of Backhaus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Philipp Box in household of Frank Box, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Phillip Bax in household of Frank Bax, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Phillip Box, "United States Census, 1930"

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