Charles Moore

15 February 1840–6 August 1927 (Age 87)
Hagnaby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Moore was born on 15 February 1840, in Hagnaby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Moore, was 40 and his mother, Susanna Wright, was 42. He married Ann Carter on 1 January 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Wanship, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 6 August 1927, in Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Iona, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Moore
1840–1927
Sarah Ann Nixon
1857–1892
Marriage: 1 January 1876
Charles Alanson "Alonzo" Moore
1877–1954
Mary Etta Moore
1879–1969
Ellen Susanna Moore
1881–1981
Clarence Eugene Moore
1884–1944
Harriet Rosanna Moore
1888–1980
Sarah Elizabeth Moore
1892–1914

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1876Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1846
    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1879
    Age 39
    Historical Boundaries 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States 1913: Jefferson, Idaho, United States

    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

    Story Highlight

    Charles Moore 1840 − 1927

    Written by Clarence E. Moore (brother of Charles) between February 15, 1839 and February 15, 1840. He titled this story Sifting Sands. At four in the morning of the fifteenth day of February, 1840, …

    Sources (35)

    • Charles Moore in household of Richard Moore, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Charles Moore, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Charles Moore in entry for Clarence Eugene Moore, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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