Simon Walter Reust

1883–1945 (Age 61)
Panola, Woodford, Illinois, United States

The Life of Simon Walter

When Simon Walter Reust was born on 17 October 1883, in Panola, Woodford, Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel Reust, was 42 and his mother, Mary Ann Grove, was 40. He married Flossie Bell Vaughn on 22 March 1920, in Holyoke, Phillips, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lincoln Township, Marshall, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died on 22 April 1945, in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Simon Walter Reust
1883–1945
Flossie Bell Vaughn
1896–1970
Marriage: 22 March 1920
Harold D Reust
1921–2010
Esther Maxine Reust
1922–1990
Walden Reust
1925–1992
Bobby Gene Reust
1927–2009
Twila Faye Reust
1930–2011
Jerry Jerome Reust
1936–2000

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
22 March 1920
Holyoke, Phillips, Colorado, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1840–1926Male

  • Mary Ann Grove

    Female1843–1912Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1890 · Gold is Discovered

Age 7

In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 17

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Dutch (van Reust): topographic name, ultimately from French (les) rues ‘streets’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Walter Ruest, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Waller Reust, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Simon W R*T in household of Samuel R*T, "United States Census, 1900"

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