When Edward Moore was born in 1779, in Arbory, Isle of Man, his father, Capt. Elijah Moore Sr., was 26 and his mother, Susannah Mitchell, was 19. He married Ann Comish on 11 February 1804, in Arbory, Isle of Man. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. He was buried in Arbory, Isle of Man.
"""The Statute Laws of the Isle of Man"" by C. Briscoe are published."
Census gave Island population of 40,081.
Potato riots caused by imposition of tithes.
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.