Arthur Poore (1893 - 1972)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Arthur Poore’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Arthur so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Arthur’s biography.

Arthur Poore Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Arthur Poore and his immediate Poore family. Add to Arthur Poore's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Arthur.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Arthur Poore? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Spokane, Spokane County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Arthur finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Arthur attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Arthur did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Arthur Poore is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Arthur's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Arthur's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Arthur a religious man? Add Arthur’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Arthur during various points of his life.

Timeline

1893 - In the year that Arthur Poore was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

1897 - At the age of just 4 years old, Arthur was alive when in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

1907 - When he was merely 14 years old, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

1962 - Arthur was 69 years old when on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

1972 - In the year of Arthur Poore's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

Arthur Poore Family Tree

Who was Arthur’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Arthur’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Arthur's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Arthur Poore
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Arthur's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Arthur Poore is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Arthur Poore passed away in July 1972 at 79 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Arthur. He was born on June 7, 1893. We have no information about Arthur's family. We know that Arthur Poore had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Arthur Poore? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Arthur is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Arthur Poore

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources