Hon Hiram Mattison Moore

10 April 1829–9 August 1912 (Age 83)
Overton, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Hiram Mattison

When Hon Hiram Mattison Moore was born on 10 April 1829, in Overton, Tennessee, United States, his father, William George Moore, was 49 and his mother, Mary Chapin, was 32. He married Cynthia Adeline Smith on 23 December 1847, in Madison, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Madison, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Purdy, Madison, Arkansas, United States in 1910. He died on 9 August 1912, in Kingston, Madison, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Upper Campground Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hon Hiram Mattison Moore
1829–1912
Emaline Jackson
1842–1889
Marriage: 8 April 1868
Stillman Andrew Moore
1871–1916
Jesse Larkin Moore
1872–1951
Nanie Lillie Bell Moore
1875–1956
Martha Virginia Moore
1879–1923
Cora Mae Moore
1880–1951
Effie Lou Moore
1881–1972
Joel Cleveland Moore
1888–1969

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 April 1868
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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    WILLIAM MOORE

    Male1815–Male

    Male1815–Male

    William Moore

    Male1815–Male

    Clarissa Moore

    Female1817–1908Female

    Male1824–1850Male

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1833

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1833: Carroll, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1836: Carroll, Arkansas, United States
1853

Age 24

Historical Boundaries - 1853: Madison, Arkansas, United States

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hirum Moore, "United States Census, 1870"
  • H M Moore, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hiram H Moore, "United States Census, 1850"

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