Marion Katherine Moore

Brief Life History of Marion Katherine

When Marion Katherine Moore was born on 17 October 1902, in Auglaize, Ohio, United States, her father, Charles Henry Moore, was 36 and her mother, Lydia Samantha "Mattie" Krouse, was 34. She married Leroy "Roy" Ernest Allen on 7 August 1922, in Defiance, Defiance, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Latty, Paulding, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Civil District 8, Carroll, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 1 April 1993, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States.

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Leroy "Roy" Ernest Allen
Marion Katherine Moore
Marriage: 7 August 1922
Helen Maxine Allen
Constance Lucille Allen
Robert Judson Allen

Sources (5)

  • Marian Moore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marion Moore, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Marion Moore in entry for Maxine Allen Hammer, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

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1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.


St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.


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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