John Andrew Lore

1890–1970 (Age 80)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Andrew

When John Andrew Lore was born on 12 May 1890, his father, James Lore, was 25 and his mother, Mary Ellen Arms, was 20. He married Mirtie Parker on 17 November 1908, in Carter, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Portsmouth, Wayne Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 8 September 1970, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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John Andrew Lore
Mirtie Parker
Marriage: 17 November 1908

Spouse & Children

  • Male1890–1970Male

  • Mirtie Parker


17 November 1908
Carter, Kentucky, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • James Lore


  • Female1870–1950Female



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World Events (8)

1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 2

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 French (Loré): habitational name from Loré in Orne.2 Dutch (de Lore): metonymic occupational name for a rag merchant, from Middle Dutch lore, luere ‘rag’.3 Hungarian (Lőre): from a pet form of the personal name Lőrinc ( see Lorincz ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Andrew J Lowes in household of Mary E Lowes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Andy Lore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jackson Loar in household of James Loar, "United States Census, 1900"

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