Thomas William Moore (1908 - 2011)

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Santa Rosa Beach, Walton County, Florida

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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

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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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1908 - In the year that Thomas William Moore was born, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

1913 - By the time he was only 5 years old, the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

1918 - He was only 10 years old when on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

1960 - At the age of 52 years old, Thomas was alive when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

1986 - At the age of 78 years old, Thomas was alive when on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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Thomas William Moore died on January 11, 2011 at 102 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on September 10, 1908. There is no information about Thomas's surviving family. We know that Thomas William Moore had been residing in Santa Rosa Beach, Walton County, Florida.

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