Octavia Moberly

16 May 1876–20 September 1947 (Age 71)
Forest City, Holt, Missouri, United States

The Life of Octavia

When Octavia Moberly was born on 16 May 1876, in Forest City, Holt, Missouri, United States, her father, William Bailey Moberly, was 45 and her mother, Emilia Jane Hart, was 39. She married Edgar Poe Allen on 22 May 1909, in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lewis Township, Holt, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Washington Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 September 1947, in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Poe Allen
1880–1948
Octavia Moberly
1876–1947
Marriage: 22 May 1909
Mildred Allen
1911–
Floyd E Allen
1914–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 May 1909
Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States
children

(2)

    Mildred Allen

    Female1911–Female

    Floyd E Allen

    Male1914–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Moberley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Octavia Allen in household of Edgar Allen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Octavia Allen in household of Edgar P Allen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Octavia Allen in household of Edgar P Allen, "United States Census, 1930"

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