Adele Moore

1919–2 February 1953 (Age 34)
East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Adele

When Adele Moore was born in 1919, in East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States, her father, Sam Moore, was 33 and her mother, Ida Chambers, was 28. She lived in Louisiana, United States in 1935 and Ward Five, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States in 1940. She died on 2 February 1953, in Slaughter, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 34.

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Joseph Charles Bell
Adele Moore

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    Daniel Moore


    Noah Moore



    Beatrice Moore


    Beatrice Moore


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 0

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 1

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

Age 10

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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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Sources (3)

  • Adell Bell in household of Joseph Bell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adel Moore in household of Samuel Moore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Adele Moore in household of Sam Moore, "United States Census, 1930"

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