ID # 53, (1857-)
|Father||Henry Moe (1834-)|
|Mother||Sarah Johnson (1832-)|
|Birth||William Moe was born in October 1857 at Bayham Township, Elgin County.|
|Marriage||He married Caroline Bennett on 2 December 1884 at Bayham Township, Elgin County.|
Source: Marriage reg. 002820-84 Bayham Twp., Elgin Co.
William Moe, 27, born and residing Bayham, bachelor, farmer. Parents Henry and Sarah Moe.
Caroline Bennett, 19, residing Bayham, born Waterloo. Spinster, parents Isaac and Caroline Bennett.
Witnesses Mrs. and Mrs. Ed. Huffman of Bayham.
On Dec. 2nd, 1884, at Bayham by Geo. Mason.
The bride and groom were Methodists.
|Note||002820-84 William Moe, age 27, farmer, born and residing Bayham. Parents Henry and Sarah.|
Caroline Bennett, 19, born Waterloo, residing Bayham. Parents Isaac and Caroline. Witnesses Mr. and Mrs. Ed Huffman of Bayham. On 2 December 1884 at Bayham.
The registration as it appears on the microfilm reel is badly faded. The above is taken from a transcription and appears to be correct.
William and Caroline are at Linn Township, Walworth Co., Wisconsin, for the 1900 census. He is said to be a farmer. The months, but not dates, of the birthdays of the family are given in this census.
William and Caroline are at Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, for the 1910 census. William is said to be an engineer at the electric light plant. They have with them son Edward, age 22, who is said to be a printer - general work.
William and Caroline are at Kenosha, Wisconsin, for the 1920 U.S. census. He is said to be a shipper at a foundry. They are said to have become naturalized citizens in 1898. They are still at Kenosha in the 1930 census. He is 72 and said to be a gardener for private homes.
Child of William Moe and Caroline Bennett
|Last Edited||6 May 2016|