Aug. 24, 1866 Fort Wayne Allen County Indiana, USA
Biological parents: Willard/William H. Arlin and Ada/Adelaide Pierce.
Whether or not Belle was legally adopted is uncertain, but records make it clear she was taken into the hearts and home of William and Eliza Cratsenberg.
Her given name is found as Belle: - 1870 census (with her natural father) - 1880 census (in the Cratsenberg home) - 1887 marriage documents (on both the license and in a note written by William Cratsenberg) - May 1897 news item reporting her death.
Her married surname is found as Moor on the marriage documents and on the Cratsenberg family marker.
Records for her husband, Lewis, are found as follows:
- 1870 census - Moor - 1880 census - Moor - 1887 marriage documents - Moor - 1900 census - Moor - 1903 obituary - Moore