Opal E Moore (1898 - 1994)

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Opal E Moore
1898 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Opal E Moore was born on October 14, 1898. She died on January 21, 1994 at age 95. We know that Opal E Moore had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73107.


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Opal E Moore died on January 21, 1994 at 95 years of age. She was born on October 14, 1898. There is no information about Opal's family. We know that Opal E Moore had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73107.
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In 1898, in the year that Opal E Moore was born, magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

In 1915, by the time she was 17 years old, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

In 1976, Opal was 78 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1980, when she was 82 years old, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1994, in the year of Opal E Moore's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Opal Mae Moore
Born: Aug 18, 1921
Opal A Moore
Born: around 1918
California, United States
Opal May Moore
Sep 16, 1913 - May 2, 1982
Opal Estelle Moore
Nov 20, 1920 - May 22, 1977
Opal Lee Moore
May 30, 1923 - Apr 29, 1997
Opal (Crumbley) Moore
Born: around 1930
Opal (Butcher) Moore
Born: around 1965
Opal (Lacy) Moore
Born: around 1922
Opal L. (Crumbley) Moore
Born: around 1930
Opal I. (Wheeler) Moore
Born: around 1904
Opal G. (Wright) Moore
Born: around 1936
Opal I. (Schmid) Moore
Born: around 1937
Opal L. (Phillips) Moore
Born: around 1934
Opal L. (Wilson) Moore
Born: around 1940
Opal B. (Stracener) Moore
Born: around 1906
Opal M. (Johnson) Moore
Born: around 1964
Opal L Moore
Nov 10, 1921 - Dec 19, 2010
Elida, NM
Opal Moore
Nov 27, 1888 - January 1987
Honolulu, Hawaii
Opal v Moore
Mar 28, 1917 - Apr 6, 1997
Sebastopol, CA
Opal L Moore
Apr 14, 1911 - Jun 20, 1998
Oakhurst, CA

Other Moores

Lottie Moore
Sep 28, 1906 - November 1984
Lindsay, Oklahoma
Ona Moore
Jun 4, 1902 - April 1987
Ardmore, Oklahoma
Rose M Moore
May 5, 1899 - May 10, 1996
Russellville, AL
Jenna L Moore
Jan 3, 1900 - Jun 15, 1991
Wagoner, OK
Etta Moore
Oct 8, 1914 - April 1983
Garber, Oklahoma
Letha Moore
May 18, 1900 - October 1983
Hobbs, New Mexico
Minnie Moore
Aug 22, 1901 - May 1982
Bristow, Oklahoma
Drucilla Marie Moore
Nov 3, 1947 - Apr 15, 2011
Norman, Oklahoma
Hettie Moore
Mar 5, 1894 - October 1978
Lawton, Oklahoma
Ronald K Moore
Sep 23, 1951 - June 1990
Pauls Valley, OK
Etta Moore
Jun 1, 1904 - August 1982
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Annie Moore
Feb 15, 1894 - July 1974
Stratford, Oklahoma
Bertha Moore
Dec 16, 1894 - March 1981
Hazel Moore
Feb 16, 1898 - May 1984
Edmond, Oklahoma
Sylvia Moore
Feb 26, 1896 - June 1979
Calumet, Oklahoma
Dolly Moore
Jan 5, 1901 - April 1976
Henryetta, Oklahoma
Nora G Moore
Sep 11, 1901 - Jan 4, 1992
Fairfax, OK
Mila Moore
Sep 17, 1890 - May 1978
Shawnee, Oklahoma
Jimmie A Moore
Jan 15, 1905 - Feb 14, 1989
Holdenville, OK
Ida M Moore
Jun 2, 1900 - Nov 24, 1989
Lawton, OK

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Myrtle E Jacobson
Mar 14, 1898 - May 31, 1991
Pauls Valley, OK
Pearl Wehnert
Jul 6, 1881 - May 1973
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Ola Briggs
Jan 2, 1891 - June 1979
Santa Monica, California
Pearl Williamson
Jun 20, 1895 - August 1979
Lottie Shurley
Feb 17, 1905 - Dec 18, 1990
Stella Stout
May 3, 1896 - March 1986
Houston, Texas
Sinia Jones
Aug 4, 1900 - May 30, 1998
Chandler, OK
Felcia M Jedlicka
Feb 10, 1903 - Oct 4, 1994
McAlester, OK
Lois Heath
Aug 23, 1885 - January 1978
Tulsa, Oklahoma
May N Fields
Jul 23, 1898 - Apr 3, 1991
Taloga, OK
Jettie M Clark
Sep 14, 1905 - Jun 20, 1991
Jewette Sheller
Dec 12, 1892 - August 1984
Sun Valley, California
Ethel Shores
Sep 18, 1896 - May 1982
Shawnee, Oklahoma
Maria Salvini
Dec 15, 1892 - May 1974
Henryetta, Oklahoma
Eva A Soudek
Aug 21, 1905 - Mar 24, 2005
Cookson, OK
Mamie E Gilley
Mar 14, 1907 - Nov 18, 1987
Oklahoma City, OK
Anna M Logan
Jan 3, 1899 - Sep 15, 1998
Ponca City, OK
Willie Kitchel
Nov 17, 1887 - April 1978
Chickasha, Oklahoma
Marie I Petty
Dec 9, 1896 - Jul 19, 1993
Clinton, OK
Ethel Reed
Feb 2, 1896 - June 1980
Dewey, Oklahoma
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