Richard F Moore

8 May 1918–5 August 1985 (Age 67)
East Franklin Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Richard F

When Richard F Moore was born on 8 May 1918, in East Franklin Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Fleming Moore, was 36 and his mother, Pearle Ella Woods, was 35. He died on 5 August 1985, in Cowansville, East Franklin Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Richard F Moore
1918–1985
Mona Viola Booher
1919–2016

Spouse and Children

    Male1918–1985Male

    Mona Viola Booher

    Female1919–2016Female

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English more ‘moor’, ‘marsh’, ‘fen’, ‘area of uncultivated land’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.2 English: from Old French more ‘Moor’ (Latin maurus). The Latin term denoted a native of northwestern Africa, but in medieval England the word came to be used informally as a nickname for any swarthy or dark-skinned person.3 English: from a personal name (Latin Maurus ‘Moor’). This name was borne by various early Christian saints. The personal name was introduced to England by the Normans, but it was never as popular in England as it was on the Continent.

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

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  • Richard F Moore in household of John F Moore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Richard Moore in household of John F Moore, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Richard F Moore - Individual or family possessions: male

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