Willis Webster Moore

1 February 1863–19 March 1864 (Age 1)
Clarinda, Page, Iowa, United States

The Life of Willis Webster

When Willis Webster Moore was born on 1 February 1863, in Clarinda, Page, Iowa, United States, his father, Napoleon Bonaparte Moore, was 30 and his mother, Verlinda M Webster, was 35. He died on 19 March 1864, at the age of 1.

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Napoleon Bonaparte Moore
Verlinda M Webster
Willie Laurie Moore
Emma Edith Moore
Carrie Moore
Jessie Moore
Sarah L Moore
Willis Webster Moore

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    Emma Edith Moore


    Carrie Moore


    Jessie Moore


    Sarah L Moore


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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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