Frederick Moore

10 September 1865–20 July 1941 (Age 75)
Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Frederick

Frederick Moore was born on 10 September 1865, in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth Jane Bywater in 1891, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Ipswich, Edmunds, South Dakota, United States in 1900. He died on 20 July 1941, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Moore
1865–1941
Elizabeth Jane Bywater
1870–1949
Marriage: 1891
Frederick Eugene Moore
1891–1892

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1891
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed

Age 2

The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
1886

Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English more ‘moor’, ‘marsh’, ‘fen’, ‘area of uncultivated land’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.2 English: from Old French more ‘Moor’ (Latin maurus). The Latin term denoted a native of northwestern Africa, but in medieval England the word came to be used informally as a nickname for any swarthy or dark-skinned person.3 English: from a personal name (Latin Maurus ‘Moor’). This name was borne by various early Christian saints. The personal name was introduced to England by the Normans, but it was never as popular in England as it was on the Continent.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fred Moore, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frederick Moore, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • Frederic Moore in entry for Albere E Moore and Catherine P Robinson, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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