Lucinda Moore

31 March 1826–unknown (Age NaN)
Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Lucinda

When Lucinda Moore was born on 31 March 1826, in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, William Moore, was 37 and her mother, Sally Hosmer, was 33.

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Family Time Line

William Moore
1788–
Sally Hosmer
1793–1876
Andrew Moore
1812–
Makepeace Moore
1814–1815
Jane Moore
1816–1905
William Moore
1818–1900
Summer Moore
1820–1900
Sally Moore
1822–
Gardner Moore
1824–1894
Lucinda Moore
1826–

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 4

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1830 · The Indian Removal Act

Age 4

In a negotiation with the southern Native American Tribes, Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which exchanged lands with the Native Tribes. The Act was supported mainly in the south, but the tribes showed resistance and ultimately were forcibly removed from their lands. The relocation of the tribes was later known as the Trail of Tears.

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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  • Lucinda Moore, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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