Sarah Louisa Moore

Macon, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Louisa

When Sarah Louisa Moore was born in 1823, in Macon, North Carolina, United States, her father, William Arthur Moore Jr, was 32 and her mother, Mary Patsy Norton, was 27. She married Jacob Thomas Evans on 17 March 1842, in Haywood, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Beaverdam Township, Haywood, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Haywood, North Carolina, United States in 1900.

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Jacob Thomas Evans
Sarah Louisa Moore
Marriage: 17 March 1842
William J. Evans
William J Evans
Eugenia Luandia Evans
Eugenia Lucinda W. Evans
Lucinda W Evans
Leonardius Rowley Evans

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 March 1842Haywood, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1830 · Trail of Tears
    Age 7
    In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
    1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island
    Age 39
    On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 239230;2007: 518773; 2010: 724374)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 .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Louser Evans in household of J T Evans, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Leuezre Moore, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Louisa Moore in entry for L.R. Evans, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

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