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Edith Wyatt Moore
Birth: Jun. 18, 1884
Tunnel Hill
Whitfield County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 2, 1973
Natchez
Adams County
Mississippi, USA

Starting her professional writing career at age seventeen as a correspondent for a newspaper in Chattanooga, she moved in 1919 to Natchez, where she wrote special articles for the Natchez Democrat. While serving in the Women's Army Corps during World War II, she assisted in editing The Skyfighter, published by the Fourth Air Force, and edited the Flash News at Napier Airfield in Alabama. In addition to writing, she enjoyed drawing and painting. She and her husband had two daughters. [This biographical information was provided by Leon Basile, who read it on the dust jacket of Edith Wyatt Moore's Natchez Under-the-Hill (Natchez: Southern Historical Publications, 1958).] 
 
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 Spouse:
  Frank Jefferson Moore (1883 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Camilla Moore Emerick (1906 - 1985)*
  Virginia Moore Geisenberger (1910 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Natchez City Cemetery
Natchez
Adams County
Mississippi, USA
 
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Originally Created by: NatalieMaynor
Record added: Oct 02, 2008
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Edith <i>Wyatt</i> Moore
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Edith <i>Wyatt</i> Moore
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