Minerva Ann Morris

9 May 1888–18 December 1964 (Age 76)
Florida, United States

The Life of Minerva Ann

Minerva Ann Morris was born on 9 May 1888, in Florida, United States. She married Emmett S Hays on 30 July 1924, in Washington, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lake Wales, Polk, Florida, United States in 1930 and Frostproof, Polk, Florida, United States in 1940. She died on 18 December 1964, at the age of 76, and was buried in Fort Pierce, St. Lucie, Florida, United States.

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Emmett S Hays
Minerva Ann Morris
Marriage: 30 July 1924
Paul Page Hays
Bobbie Jean Hays

Spouse and Children

30 July 1924
Washington, Florida, United States


    Paul Page Hays



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 17

Historical Boundaries - 1905: St. Lucie, Florida, United States
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans, Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus ( see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa ( see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

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Sources (3)

  • Minerva Ann Hays in household of Emmett S Hays, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Minerva Hays in household of E S Hays, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minerva Morris, "Florida Marriages, 1830-1993"

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