Barbara Evelyn Booher

June 1886–15 February 1968 (Age 81)
Mercer, Missouri, United States

The Life of Barbara Evelyn

When Barbara Evelyn Booher was born in June 1886, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, her father, Adam Tennessee Booher, was 24 and her mother, Laura Jane Nigh, was 23. She married Carl Christopher Moore on 16 August 1913, in Mercer, Mercer, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Washington Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Marion Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1930. She died on 15 February 1968, in Calimesa, Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Athens Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Christopher Moore
1894–1955
Barbara Evelyn Booher
1886–1968
Marriage: 16 August 1913
Helen Florence Moore
1918–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 August 1913
Mercer, Mercer, Missouri, United States
children

(1)

    Helen Florence Moore

    Female1918–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 18

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 22

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

Of German origin: probably an Americanized spelling of Bucher .

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

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Sources (3)

  • B Evelyn Moore in household of Carl Moore, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Barbara Booher in household of Adam Booher, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Barbara Booker in household of Adam Booker, "United States Census, 1910"

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