When Caroline Moore was born in July 1867, in Washington, Iowa, United States, her father, Richard Riley Moore, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Jane Kephart, was 29. She married George Hamilton Cooper on 9 August 1885, in Garwin, Tama, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lincoln Township, Plymouth, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Precinct 14 Election Precinct, Cedar, Nebraska, United States in 1930.
English: from Middle English more ‘moor, marsh, fen’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place, or a habitational name from any of various places called with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.
English (of Norman origin): ethnic name from Old French more ‘Moor’, either someone from North Africa or, more often, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a Moor. Compare Morrell and Moreau .
English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English personal name More (Old French More, Maur, Latin Maurus), originally denoting either ‘Moor’ or someone with a swarthy complexion (compare Morrell , Morrin , Morris , and sense 2 above). There was a 6th-century Christian saint of this name.
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