Arthur Grant Moody

Brief Life History of Arthur Grant

When Arthur Grant Moody was born on 10 March 1903, in Johnson, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Wesley Moody, was 23 and his mother, Nancy Narcessa Cockerham, was 23. He lived in Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 1, El Paso, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 23 October 1966, in El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Grant Moody
1903–1966
Florence Lavinia Hewitt
1907–1979

Sources (10)

  • Arthur G Moody, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arthur Grant Moody, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947"
  • Arthur Grant Moody, "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976"

World Events (8)

1904

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.

1920

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: nickname from Middle English mody ‘proud, haughty, angry, fierce, bold, brave, or rash’ (Old English mōdig). Compare Muddiman . This English name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century.

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

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