Sidney Moody

1838–
Alabama, United States

The Life of Sidney

When Sidney Moody was born in 1838, in Alabama, United States, his father, Parker John Moody, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Holloway, was 33. He lived in Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Parker John Moody
1808–1860
Sarah Holloway
1805–1860
Moody
1826–
Holloway Moody
1832–1879
Matilda Jane Moody
1846–1908
James Henry "Moses" Moody
1834–1863
Sidney Moody
1838–
Alfred Moody
1840–1920
John William Moody
1841–1909
Jesse Moody
1846–1910

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Moody

    Male1826–Male

    Holloway Moody

    Male1832–1879Male

    James Henry "Moses" Moody

    Male1834–1863Male

    Male1838–Male

    Male1840–1920Male

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 11

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: nickname for a courageous, arrogant, or foolhardy person, or one quickly moved to anger, from Middle English modie ‘impetuous’, ‘haughty’, ‘angry’ (Old English mōdig ‘brave’, ‘proud’, from mōd ‘spirit’, ‘mind’, ‘courage’). This English name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Sidney Moody in household of Parker Moody, "United States Census, 1850"

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