Adelia Bernice Workman

13 January 1899–25 April 1957 (Age 58)
Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States

The Life of Adelia Bernice

When Adelia Bernice Workman was born on 13 January 1899, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, her father, Isaac Riley Workman, was 29 and her mother, Mary Eleanor Ricks, was 25. She married Joseph Richard Moore on 14 August 1924, in Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Cardston Alberta Temple, Cardston, Cardston, Alberta, Canada in 1906 and Macleod, Willow Creek No. 26, Alberta, Canada in 1911. She died on 25 April 1957, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 58, and was buried in Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Richard Moore
1888–1973
Adelia Bernice Workman
1899–1957
Marriage: 14 August 1924
Mary Elnora Moore
1925–1991
Joseph Richard Moore Jr
1927–1976
May Moore
1929–2000
Blanche Moore
1931–2002
William MOORE
1935–1935
Alvin Douglas Moore
1936–1971
Dean Allen Moore
1940–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 August 1924
Alberta, Canada
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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · The Daughters of Utah Pioneers

Age 2

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers was organized by Annie Taylor Hyde after she invited a group of fifty-four women to her home to find ways to recognize names and achievements of the men, women and children who were the pioneers. They followed the lead of other national lineage societies, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution. They were legally incorporated in 1925.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: ostensibly an occupational name for a laborer, from Middle English work + man. According to a gloss cited by Reaney the term was used in the Middle Ages to denote an ambidextrous person, and the surname may also be a nickname in this sense.

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

Sources (3)

  • Adelia Bernice Workman Moore in household of Joseph Richard Moore, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Adelia Bernice Workman Moore in household of Joseph Richard Moore, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Adelia Bernice Workman Moore in household of Joseph Richard Moore, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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