Fonds 97.0017 - Stanley Moore collection

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Stanley Moore collection

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CA ON00200 97.0017

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  • 1859-1997 (Creation)

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15 cm of textual records 16 cm of books

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Stanley Moore was born in Norwich, Ontario, in 1881. His parents Henry S. Moore (1848-1920) and Cordelia Stover were Quakers. Stanley's grandfather Gilbert Moore (1819-1882) and father Henry S. served as Post Masters in Norwich. Stanley attended Westtown Boarding School, Pennsylvania, USA from 1895-1896. He also attended the Toronto School of Denistry in 1899 but did not seem to graduate according to personal correspondence. Correspondence indicates he served in the Boer War noting a medal and discharge papers. Between 1902-1919 Stanley worked a variety of jobs in the Norwich area including Post Office, surveyer and electrican on Stover St. Last record in father's obituary notes Stanley wasliving in Brampton, ON in 1921.

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Collection was donated to Norwich& District Archives by Paul and Laura Moore on September 11, 1997.

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Collection consists of correspondence, memorabilia, anniversary speeches and a 2 Volume Set on the Ancestors and Descents of Andrew Moore, 1612-1897, by John Andrew Moore Passmore,Wickersham Printing Company, Lancaster, PA, 1897. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Series 1: Correspondence: Gilbert and Ann Moore; Henry and Cordelia Moore & family Series 2: Memorabilia Series 3: Correspondence of C.W. Moore Series 4: Paul and Laura Moore Papers, 1997 Series 5: Two Volume set on Moore Family

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Collection acquired from Paul and Laura Moore, September 11, 1997.


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Photo album of Moore and Clutton family. LACAC information on Avonmore, Gilbert & Henry Moore's family home. Extensive Moore family file.

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Some records are fragile, torn or stained.

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Box MS, Range 24

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