Joseph Olives Moor Jr.

Male23 February 1922–28 May 1999

Brief Life History of Joseph Olives

When Joseph Olives Moor Jr. was born on 23 February 1922, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Joseph Olives Moor Sr., was 29 and his mother, Velma Partenheimer, was 24. He married Nena M Schroyer on 23 June 1947, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He died on 28 May 1999, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Absecon, Galloway Township, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States.

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Joseph Olives Moor Jr.
Nena M Schroyer
Marriage: 23 June 1947

Sources (9)

  • Joseph Moor Jr. in household of Joseph Moor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jr , Joseph O Moor, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Joseph O Moor, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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  • Marriage
    23 June 1947Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 1

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.


    Age 11

    "New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the ""New Deal"". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933."

    1944 · The G.I Bill

    Age 22

    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    Name Meaning

    English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh: variant of Moore .

    German: variant of Mohr .

    Dutch (also De Moor): nickname for a man of swarthy complexion, from Middle Dutch moor ‘Moor’ (from Latin maurus), or a topographic or habitational name referring to a house distinguished by the sign of a Moor. Compare De Moor .

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

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