James Manning Moody

23 November 1862–5 December 1931 (Age 69)
Liberty, Georgia, United States

The Life of James Manning

When James Manning Moody was born on 23 November 1862, in Liberty, Georgia, United States, his father, James Marmey "Turkey Jim" Moody Sr, was 37 and his mother, Malinda E Price, was 31. He married Sarah C Blocker on 23 December 1886, in Liberty, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 13 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in District 1672, Liberty, Georgia, United States in 1920 and District 16, Long, Georgia, United States in 1930. He died on 5 December 1931, at the age of 69, and was buried in Long, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Manning Moody
1862–1931
Sarah C Blocker
1867–1916
Marriage: 23 December 1886
Lenora Moody
1887–1937
Harmon Harvey Moody
1889–1953
George Lawrence Moody
1892–1969
Mimsy Viola Moody
1892–1938
Hampton Moody
1894–
Murphy Moody
1894–
Shelly Moody
1894–
ERWIN MOODY
1895–
Olan Moody
1895–
Roland Moody
1895–
Urvin Moody
1896–
ELOY MOODY
1898–
L MOODY
1898–
Maggie Moody
1898–
ELSIE MOODY
1900–1901
WILLIAM HORACE MOODY
1901–
Horace Moody
1902–
Hampton Moody
1903–1986
Roland H. Moody
1904–1971
Olan Moody
1905–
OLAN MOODY
1907–
Irene Moody
1910–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1886
Liberty, Georgia, United States
children

(22)

    Lenora Moody

    Female1887–1937Female

    Male1889–1953Male

    Male1892–1969Male

    Mimsy Viola Moody

    Female1892–1938Female

    Hampton Moody

    Male1894–Male

+17 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Marmey "Turkey Jim" Moody Sr

    Male1825–1911Male

    Female1831–1886Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 19

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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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Sources (3)

  • J M Moody, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Moody in household of James Moody, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Moody in household of James Moody, "United States Census, 1870"

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