Henry Clinton Moore

MaleJuly 1895–

Brief Life History of Henry Clinton

When Henry Clinton Moore was born in July 1895, in Emanuel, Georgia, United States, his father, Thomas Jordan Moore, was 21 and his mother, Roxie Lou Wiggins, was 21. He lived in District 53, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1900 and District 1560, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jordan Moore
1874–1907
Roxie Lou Wiggins
1873–1961
Henry Clinton Moore
1895–
Quincey M. Moore
1898–1959
Walton Jordan Moore
1901–1944

Sources (3)

  • Clinton H More, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry C Moore in household of Thos J Moore, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Census 1900 - US

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

Age 11

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.

1927

Age 32

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

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English more ‘moor, marsh, fen’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place, or a habitational name from any of various places called with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.

English (of Norman origin): ethnic name from Old French more ‘Moor’, either someone from North Africa or, more often, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a Moor. Compare Morrell and Moreau .

English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English personal name More (Old French More, Maur, Latin Maurus), originally denoting either ‘Moor’ or someone with a swarthy complexion (compare Morrell , Morrin , Morris , and sense 2 above). There was a 6th-century Christian saint of this name.

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

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