Tod Allen Moore Sr.

24 July 1938–11 November 2006 (Age 68)
Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States

The Life of Tod Allen

When Tod Allen Moore Sr. was born on 24 July 1938, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, his father, Edgar Ainsworth Moore, was 31 and his mother, Marcella Patricia Fitzgerald, was 27. He lived in Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States in 1938 and Justice Precinct 1, Taylor, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 11 November 2006, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Iowa Park, Wichita, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Ainsworth Moore
1907–1985
Marcella Patricia Fitzgerald
1911–1990
Infant Moore
1931–1931
Infant Moore
1934–
Jean Paul Moore
1935–2009
Tod Allen Moore Sr.
1938–2006

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Infant Moore

    Male1931–1931Male

    Infant Moore

    Female1934–Female

    Jean Paul Moore

    Male1935–2009Male

    Male1938–2006Male

World Events (8)

1941

Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 11

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 18

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

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)

  • Tad Allen Moore in household of Edgar A Moore, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Tod Allen Moore, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Tod Allen Moore, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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