Frank Lavarr Moore

6 September 1917–10 March 1974 (Age 56)
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life of Frank Lavarr

When Frank Lavarr Moore was born on 6 September 1917, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, his father, Philip Richard Moore, was 40 and his mother, Myrtle Lutz, was 36. He married Gwenith Darlene Walters on 26 November 1940, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States. He died on 10 March 1974, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Frank Lavarr Moore
Gwenith Darlene Walters
Marriage: 26 November 1940

Spouse and Children

26 November 1940
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 18

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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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Sources (3)

  • Frank L Moore in household of Phillip Richard Moore, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Frank L Moore in household of Phillip R Moore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank S Moore in household of Philip R Moore, "United States Census, 1930"

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