Gertrude Moody

1885–Female
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Gertrude

When Gertrude Moody was born in 1885, in Tennessee, United States, her father, B J Moody, was 25 and her mother, Susan M Ladd, was 21.

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Family Time Line

B J Moody
1860–
Susan M Ladd
1864–
Alma Corey Moody
1882–
Gertrude Moody
1885–
Wilson Arnold Moody
1886–1953
John Moody
1887–

Parents and Siblings

    B J Moody

    Male1860–Male

    Susan M Ladd

    Female1864–Female

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World Events (3)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 46

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Name Meaning

English and Irish: nickname for a courageous, arrogant, or foolhardy person, or one quickly moved to anger, from Middle English modie ‘impetuous’, ‘haughty’, ‘angry’ (Old English mōdig ‘brave’, ‘proud’, from mōd ‘spirit’, ‘mind’, ‘courage’). This English name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century.

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

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