Martha Ann Moore

10 April 1842–17 July 1913 (Age 71)
Irvine, Estill, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Ann

When Martha Ann Moore was born on 10 April 1842, in Irvine, Estill, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Moore, was 39 and her mother, Ann Martha Pitman, was 32. She married Thomas Yeaman on 10 March 1857, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880 and Afton, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1910. She died on 17 July 1913, in Afton, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Afton, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Yeaman
1836–1923
Martha Ann Moore
1842–1913
Marriage: 10 March 1857
John William Yeaman
1859–1938
Thomas Issac Yeaman
1861–1862
Cynthia Ann Yeaman
1863–1941
Sterling Yeaman
1866–1937
Annabelle Yeaman
1869–1954
Eliza Ellen Yeaman
1872–1952
Thomas Moore Yeaman Jr
1875–1959
Michael Daniel "Pat" Yeaman
1877–1951
George Washington Yeaman
1881–1957
Martha "Fanny" Yeaman
1883–1961

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1857Iowa, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1846
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Lucas, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Lucas, Iowa, United States
    1863
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Moor
    Morrell
    Moores
    McMoore
    Mur
    Murzyn
    More
    Morrin
    Mauro
    Moresco
    Morey
    Morris
    Moro
    Seymour

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    Martha Ann Moore Biography

    On April 10, 1842 in Irvine, Estill County, Kentucky, a daughter was born to William Moore and Ann Pittman. They named her Martha, with a middle name, Ann, after her mother. She was the sixth child an …

    Sources (37)

    • Martha Moore in entry for Thomas Yeaman, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Martha A Yeaman in household of Thomas Yeaman, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Martha Moore in entry for John Yeoman and Mary Rollo, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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