Ulysess Grant Moore

Male15 July 1871–22 March 1910

Brief Life History of Ulysess Grant

When Ulysess Grant Moore was born on 15 July 1871, in Montrose, Lee, Iowa, United States, his father, Oliver Fairchild Moore, was 45 and his mother, Isabel Booher, was 37. He lived in Center Township, Rush, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died on 22 March 1910, at the age of 38.

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Oliver Fairchild Moore
Isabel Booher
Lorenda Anna Moore
Hulda Ardella Moore
Alban Enos Moore
Mary Isabel Moore
Mahlon Freemont Moore
Emma Frances Moore
Oliver Martin Moore
Harvey Corwin Moore
Ulysess Grant Moore
Zilphia Scott Moore
Lydia Bell Moore

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  • Ulyssus G Moore in household of Oliver F Moore, "United States Census, 1880"

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 6

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 11

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

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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