From Family Findings
Lake County, Tennessee Centennial Edition
Vol. II, No. 4, October 1970, p. 160
Copyright, Mid-West Tennessee Genealogical Society, 1970
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The Bible of the Robert Lee Moore Family was partially destroyed. The family record was saved and is in the possession of their youngest son, Robert Reece Moore, who lives in Blytheville, Arkansas, who kindly consented to furnish the following records to FAMILY FINDINGS. R. L. Moore and wife moved to Ridgely, Lake County, Tenn. in 1906 from Martin, Weakley County, Tenn. Mr. Moore was influential in organizing the town of Ridgely in 1908.

From the Bible record:

Robert Lee Moore and Frances Catherine Hedges were married Dec. 15, 1881, by Rev. J. R. Bell in Henry County, Tenn.
Robert Lee Moore the father was born Aug. 9, 1861
Frances Catherine Moore the mother was born Jan. 7, 1862
L. Oscar Moore was born Oct. 2, 1883
Orren L. Moore born Aug. 11, 1886
Lucian T. Moore born Aug. 1, 1888
S. Lawson Moore born Oct. 27, 1889
John Perry Moore born March 8, 1892
Homer L. Moore born Sept. 18, 1893
H. French Moore born Jan. 30, 1896
Herman P. Moore born Nov. 16, 1898
J. H. Moore born Nov. 14, 1900
Lorene Moore born Nov. 6, 1903
Robert Reech Moore born Sept 21, 1906

L. O. Moore died June 5, 1902
Lorene Moore died March 30, 1913
R. L. Moore died Aug. 29, 1936
Frances Catherine Moore died Jan. 29, 1938
Lucian Thurman Moore died Apr. 6, 1951
Orren Leslie Moore died June 23, 1956
Jeptha H. Moore died Aug. 9, 1956
Vera Robison Moore died in Nov. 1909 from severe burns
Herman Pierce Moore died Sept. 1956
Homer Moore died Feb. 24, 1957
John Perry Moore died Sept. 11, 1967

O. L. Moore married Carrie Roberson in Lake Co. Dec. 23, 1906
Lawson Moore married Maude Johnson in Lake Co., Dec. 5, 1908
Lucian Moore married Miss Vera Robinson Feb. 2, 1909
Lucian Moore married Miss Mary Foster Jan. 21, 1912
John Perry Moore and Miss Mable Kennedy of Ridgely were married March 26, 1915
Herman P. Moore and Rose Nally of DeQueen, Ark., were married Aug. 18, 1918
Homer L. Moore married Sept. 7, 1919 to Myrtis Moody of Oklahoma
J. H. Moore and Gladys were married Dec. 16, 1923 in Texas
Robert Reece Moore married March 3, 1937, to Mable Crockett of Caruthersville, Mo.


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