Celia Marie Morehouse

8 May 1924–20 May 1995 (Age 71)
Manchester,, Kansas

The Life of Celia Marie

When Celia Marie Morehouse was born on 8 May 1924, her father, Cecil Cameron Morehouse, was 29 and her mother, Thelma Florence Goodway, was 25. She lived in Sedgwick, Colorado, United States in 1935 and Harper Election Precinct, Malheur, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 20 May 1995, in Sumpter, Baker, Oregon, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Cecil Cameron Morehouse
1894–1976
Thelma Florence Goodway
1898–1957
Elmer Irvin Morehouse
1918–1993
Celia Marie Morehouse
1924–1995
Thomas Owen Morehouse
1927–2018

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Elmer Irvin Morehouse

    Male1918–1993Male

    Female1924–1995Female

    Thomas Owen Morehouse

    Male1927–2018Male

World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · Denver Airport opens

Age 5

On Oct 17 1929, Denver Municipal Airport opens. Later, in 1964, it would be renamed Stapleton International Airport. It would be replaced by Denver International Airport, 31 years later.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): habitational name from any of various places, for example Moorhouse in West Yorkshire, named from Old English mōr ‘marsh’, ‘fen’ + hūs ‘house’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Celia Moorehouse in household of Cecil C Moorehouse, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Celia Morehouse in household of Cecil C Morehouse, "United States Census, 1930"

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