Barbara Jean Loor

4 December 1933–11 August 1986 (Age 52)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

The Life of Barbara Jean

When Barbara Jean Loor was born on 4 December 1933, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, her father, Jesse James Loor, was 40 and her mother, Ida May Barbour, was 25. She lived in District 17, Prince George's, Maryland, United States in 1940. She died on 11 August 1986, in Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Prince George's, Maryland, United States.

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Jesse James Loor
Ida May Barbour
James A Loor
Mary Loor
Robert E Loor
John Richard Loor
Barbara Jean Loor

Parents and Siblings


    Ida May Barbour




    James A Loor


    Robert E Loor




    Mary Loor


World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1944 · CIA

Age 11

June 20, 1944, Congress chartered the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 15

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: unexplained. The name is recorded in both England and Scotland. It may be a variant of Scottish Lour, a habitational name from Lour, formerly a part of the parish of Meathielour.2 Possibly also German: unexplained.

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

Sources (2)

  • Barbara J Loor in household of Jesse J Loor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Barbara J Colgan in entry for Jesse I Loor, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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