Estelle Martha Moore

24 April 1916–8 December 1996 (Age 80)
Elkinsville, Brown, Indiana, United States

The Life of Estelle Martha

When Estelle Martha Moore was born on 24 April 1916, in Elkinsville, Brown, Indiana, United States, her father, George Washington Moore, was 38 and her mother, Pearl May Cordell, was 33. She married Clinton Arthur Maze on 11 May 1937, in Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States. She lived in Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States in 1937 and Columbus Township, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 8 December 1996, in Bartholomew, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Clinton Arthur Maze
1915–2001
Estelle Martha Moore
1916–1996
Marriage: 11 May 1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1937
Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War

Age 1

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 21

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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 (2)

  • Estella Maze in household of Clinton Maze, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Estella Moore, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"

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