Leroy Alfred Wendel Moore

6 October 1912–8 February 1985 (Age 72)
Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Leroy Alfred Wendel

Leroy Alfred Wendel Moore was born on 6 October 1912, in Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States. He married Alice Smith on 26 November 1934, in Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 8 February 1985, in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 72.

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Leroy Alfred Wendel Moore
1912–1985
Alice Smith
1918–1988
Marriage: 26 November 1934

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 November 1934
Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

World Events (3)

1913

Age 1

A strike led by silk mill workers in Paterson, New Jersey. The primary demands of the strike were focused on improved quality of working conditions and establishing an eight-hour workday limit. Two protestors were killed during the strike, and over 1,850 workers were arrested. The strike ultimately ended in failure, due to the manufacturers' inability to accept the demands of the strikes.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.

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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