Lillian Moore (1898 - 1985)

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Booneville, Prentiss County, Mississippi

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Henry Moore and Minty Lewis

Henry Moore and Minty Lewis

Anne (McMichael) Moore

Anne (McMichael) Moore

Laurie Ann Pearson Moore

Laurie Ann Pearson Moore

Fannie Lee (Loden) Moore

Fannie Lee (Loden) Moore

Jessie Davis Moore

Jessie Davis Moore

Willa Jean (Gillentine) Moore

Willa Jean (Gillentine) Moore

Clarence Gaston Moore

Clarence Gaston Moore

Clarence Mitchell Moore

Clarence Mitchell Moore

Melanie Moore

Melanie Moore

Bro Keele's funeral

Bro Keele's funeral

Unknown Moore woman?

Unknown Moore woman?

Dudley Moore

Dudley Moore

Dudley Moore

Dudley Moore

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Dudley Moore and Peter Cook Henry Moore and Minty Lewis Anne (McMichael) Moore Laurie Ann Pearson Moore

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1898 - In the year that Lillian Moore was born, on February 15th, the USS Maine exploded and sank in Havana harbor. The reason for the explosion has never been found, but it killed 266 men. "Remember the Maine" became a rallying cry and precipitated the United States' declaration of war on Spain two months later - the beginning of the Spanish-American War. On December 10th, the war ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris. The Treaty gave the U.S. Puerto Rico, the Philippines, Guam - for $20 million - and, temporarily, Cuba.

1915 - At the age of 17 years old, Lillian was alive when The Birth of a Nation opened in February. A silent film, it was the most ambitious film to date and is considered a classic. Three hours long, it starred Lillian Gish and was directed by D. W. Griffith. The movie was based on the book The Clansman and told the story of two families (one pro-Union and one pro-Confederate) and their relationship during the Civil War and Reconstruction. The KKK was shown as "a heroic force".

1917 - Lillian was 19 years old when the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

1973 - By the time she was 75 years old, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

1985 - In the year of Lillian Moore's passing, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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Lillian Moore passed away in June 1985 at age 87. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on April 9, 1898. There is no information about Lillian's family or relationships. We know that Lillian Moore had been residing in Booneville, Prentiss County, Mississippi.

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