Florence Moore (1893 - 1970)

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Florence Moore
1893 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Florence Moore was born on May 3, 1893. She died in December 1970 at age 77. We know that Florence Moore had been residing in Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, New Jersey 08861.


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Florence Moore died in December 1970 at 77 years old. She was born on May 3, 1893. We are unaware of information about Florence's immediate family. We know that Florence Moore had been residing in Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, New Jersey 08861.
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In 1893, in the year that Florence Moore was born, on February 1st, Thomas Edison's motion picture studio on his laboratory grounds in West Orange New Jersey was completed. The studio was called "Black Maria" and the first movie made and viewed in it was of 3 people pretending to be blacksmiths.

In 1913, at the age of 20 years old, Florence was alive when Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

In 1930, Florence was 37 years old when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1955, at the age of 62 years old, Florence was alive when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1970, in the year of Florence Moore's passing, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

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May 4, 1953 - Jan 15, 2008
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E Moore
Jul 13, 1954 - August 1995
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Apr 29, 1901 - February 1981
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Marian Moore
Dec 20, 1882 - May 1978
Parsippany, NJ
Mary Moore
Aug 28, 1893 - April 1980
Pensacola, FL
Margaret Moore
Aug 11, 1891 - February 1977
Oakland, NJ
Mabel Moore
Jun 17, 1875 - July 1974
Caldwell, NJ
Cora Moore
Jul 11, 1890 - May 1986
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E Mary Moore
Feb 20, 1896 - Aug 20, 1987
Montclair, NJ
Mary Moore
Dec 26, 1905 - Oct 7, 2001
Township of Washington, NJ
Clara B Moore
Dec 24, 1888 - Mar 22, 1989
Oceanport, NJ
Stella Moore
Feb 11, 1896 - July 1983
Bridgeton, NJ
Pauline Moore
Oct 12, 1911 - December 1987
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