John Elliot Lore

1913–1980 (Age 66)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Elliot

When John Elliot Lore was born on 22 December 1913, his father, William H Lore, was 35 and his mother, Lydia Ceola Shaw, was 31. He married Annabelle Petiit in 1936, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Landis Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States in 1915. He died in February 1980, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Millville, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Elliot Lore
Annabelle Petiit
Marriage: 1936
William Henry Lore

Spouse & Children

  • Male1913–1980Male

  • Annabelle Petiit


New Jersey, United States


  • William Henry Lore


Parents & Siblings

  • William H Lore


  • Lydia Ceola Shaw




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World Events (8)


Age 3

"During a deadly heat wave, thousands of residents were at the seaside resorts of Jersey Shore. Between July 1 and July 2 of 1916, five different people were attacked by sharks, and four of them ultimately died. Scientific knowledge about sharks was limited at this time, so these tragic incidents started a wave of ""shark panic"" that was spread by telephone calls, letters, newspapers, and other media."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 18

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 French (Loré): habitational name from Loré in Orne.2 Dutch (de Lore): metonymic occupational name for a rag merchant, from Middle Dutch lore, luere ‘rag’.3 Hungarian (Lőre): from a pet form of the personal name Lőrinc ( see Lorincz ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John E Lore in household of William H Lore, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • John E Lore in household of Lydia C Lore, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ellite Lore in household of William H Lore, "United States Census, 1920"

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