Augustus Vaux

11 January 1870–15 July 1953 (Age 83)
Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Augustus

When Augustus Vaux was born on 11 January 1870, in Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, United States, his father, Ernest Vaux, was 38 and his mother, Caroline Anderson Johnson, was 25. He married Maud Francis Angstman on 26 June 1895, in Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Wells Township, Rice, Minnesota, United States in 1880 and School District 5, Dawson, Montana, United States in 1910. He died on 15 July 1953, in Sidney, Richland, Montana, United States, at the age of 83.

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Augustus Vaux
Maud Francis Angstman
Marriage: 26 June 1895
Florence Mildred Vaux

Spouse and Children

26 June 1895
Minnesota, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Ernest Vaux


    Caroline Anderson Johnson




World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · Yellowstone National Park Created

Age 2

President Ulysses S. Grant signed the law passed by congress on March 1 1872, making Yellowstone a National Park. The park covers parts of Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 23

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.

Name Meaning

French, English, and Scottish: habitational name from any of various places in northern France called Vaux, from the Old French plural of val ‘valley’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Augustus Vaux, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Augustus Vaux, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Augustus Vaux, "United States Census, 1920"

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