Israel Moore

Male1810–

Brief Life History of Israel

When Israel Moore was born in 1810, in Westfield, Union, New Jersey, United States, his father, Thomas Moare, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Crane, was 32.

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Thomas Moare
1774–
Elizabeth Crane
1778–
David Moore
1802–
Robert Moore
1804–
Phebe Moore
1806–
John Moore
1808–
Robert Moore
1808–
Israel Moore
1810–

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (3)

    1812

    Age 2

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    1812 · War of 1812

    Age 2

    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

    1903

    Age 93

    1903: Replaced Westfield township 1903: Part to Garwood borough 1907: Part from Mountainside borough 1915: Part from Fanwood township 1954: Part to Cranford township 1955: Part to Cranford township

    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.

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