Beulah B Moore

1 December 1875–12 September 1934 (Age 58)
Dexter, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of Beulah B

When Beulah B Moore was born on 1 December 1875, in Dexter, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, her father, Lyman Culver Moore, was 32 and her mother, Estella Loretta Buckelew, was 25. She married Herbert Delande Woodard on 15 August 1905, in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Proviso Township, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Toppenish, Yakima, Washington, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 September 1934, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 58.

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Herbert Delande Woodard
Beulah B Moore
Marriage: 15 August 1905
Edith Mary Woodard
Horace Lyman Woodard

Spouse and Children

15 August 1905
Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 17

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

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)

  • Beulah Woodard in household of Herbert Woodard, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Buelah Woodard in household of Herbert D Woodard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Beulah Woodard in household of Herbert D Woodard, "United States Census, 1920"

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