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Washington Green Moore
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1855
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1936
Wood River
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Washington Green Moore was born in Missouri in 1855 to Samual Stephen Moore and Marian (Spurlock) Moore.

Samuel S. Moore and Mary Ann Spurlock were married on March 21, 1845, in Jefferson County, Illinois. Source: Illinois Statewide Marriage Index
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The 1870 United States Federal Census lists 15 year old Washington Moore living in Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, in the household of 44 year old S.S. Moore. S.S. Moore was a blacksmith in the 1870 census. His birthplace was Indiana. Washington's birthplace was Missouri. Others listed include:

Nancy E. Moore, age 33, birthplace Tennessee
Wm. J. Moore, age 13, birthplace Missouri
Margaret C. Moore, age 11, birthplace Arkansas
John G. Moore, age 2, birthplace Illinois
Wm. J. Walker, age 15, birthplace Tennessee
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The 1880 United States Federal Census lists Green Moore, age 25, living in Harter Township, Clay County, Illinois. His birthplace is Missouri, and his parents were born in Kentucky. He is a Farmer. His wife is Martha Moore, and she was born in Tennessee. A complete listing of the members of the 1880 household would include;

Green Moore, age 25
Martha Moore, age 26
Ida Moore, age 4
Minnie Moore, age 2
Charles Moore, age 3 months (born in Feb. 1880)
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The 1900 United States Federal Census lists 44 year old Green Moore living on South Washington Street in the City of Salem, Marion County, Illinois. He was born in Missouri, and his parents were born in Illinois. He was married in 1875 - his wife is M.E. Moore. He is a Railroad Worker. A complete listing of the members of the 1900 household would include;

Green Moore, age 44
M.E. Moore, age 47
Ida Moore, age 23
Minnie Moore, age 21
Curtis Moore, age 16
Jas. Moore, age 13
Edgar Moore, age 11
John Moore, age 7

Daughter Ida is a School Teacher, and son Curtis is a Day Laborer.
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The 1910 United States Federal Census lists Green Moore living on John Street in the City of Forrest, Forrest Township, Livingston County, Illinois. He is a Section Man for the Railroad. He is 55 years old, and born in Missouri. His father was born in Illinois, and his mother in Alabama. He and Martha have been married 35 years. Martha has given birth to 8 children, of which 6 are living. Martha is 56 years old. Son John, age 17, also lives in the household, and he is a Laborer in a Railroad Roundhouse.
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The 1920 United States Federal Census lists Green Moore, age 65, and wife Martha Moore, age 66, living in the Village of Forrest, Forrest Township, Livingston County, Illinois. He was born in Missouri, and his parents were born in Illinois.
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The 1930 United States Federal Census lists Green Moore and wife Martha living in the home of their son-in-law, Charles Hill, at 1220 North Franklin Street, in the City of Litchfield, Montgomery County, Illinois. He was born in Missouri, his father in Illinois, and his mother in Alabama. He is retired. A complete listing of the members of the 1930 household follows;

Charles Hill, age 52, Head of household
Minnie Hill, age 51, Wife of Charles
Erma Hill, age 25, Daughter
Fern Hill, age 20, Daughter
Green Moore, age 75, Father-in-law
Martha Moore, age 77, Mother-in-law
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Information from Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, about Washington G. Moore;

Name: Washington G. Moore
Birth Date: 20 Jun 1855
Birth Place: MO
Death Date: 23 Aug 1936
Death Place: Wood River, Madison, Illinois
Burial Date: 25 Aug 1936
Burial Place: Litchfield, Montgomery, Ill.
Death Age: 81
Occupation: R.R. section foreman
Race: White
Marital Status: W
Gender: Male
Residence: Litchfield, Montgomery, Ill.
Father Name: Stephen Moore
Father Birth Place: U.S.
Mother Birth Place: U.S.
FHL Film Number: 1766168
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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Martha Ellen Thompson Moore (1853 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Curtis Emory Moore (1883 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crabtree Cemetery
Litchfield
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Paul Hoyt
Originally Created by: ALMAC
Record added: May 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69873402
Washington Green Moore
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Washington Green Moore
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