James Elmer Lore

1907–1972 (Age 64)
Atlantic City, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States

The Life of James Elmer

When James Elmer Lore was born on 21 March 1907, in Atlantic City, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States, his father, William H Lore, was 28 and his mother, Lydia Ceola Shaw, was 24. He lived in Landis Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States for about 5 years. He died in March 1972, in Millville, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

Photos & Memories (3)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Elmer Lore
Elizabeth Louise Heun

Spouse & Children

  • Male1907–1972Male

  • Elizabeth Louise Heun


Parents & Siblings

  • William H Lore


  • Lydia Ceola Shaw




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 4

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • James E Gore in household of William H Gore, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James E Lore in household of William H Lore, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • James E Lore in household of Lydia C Lore, "United States Census, 1930"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.