William Andrew Moody

22 November 1856–1 January 1927 (Age 70)
Hendricks, Indiana, United States

The Life of William Andrew

When William Andrew Moody was born on 22 November 1856, in Hendricks, Indiana, United States, his father, James F Moody, was 33 and his mother, Permelia A. Moody, was 34. He married Georgette Harper on 14 June 1886, in Clinton, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Colfax, Clinton, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 1 January 1927, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Andrew Moody
1856–1927
Georgette Harper
1853–1942
Marriage: 14 June 1886
Laura Etta Moody
1886–1983
George Wilbur Moody
1888–1967
Mercedes Moody
1893–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 June 1886
Clinton, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(3)

    Laura Etta Moody

    Female1886–1983Female

    Male1888–1967Male

    Mercedes Moody

    Female1893–1986Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 7

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

Age 7

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 19

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • William A Moody in household of James H Moody, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William A Moody in household of James F Moody, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William A Moody, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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