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Lena (Moore) Berry (1906 - 2001)

Lena Berry formerly Moore
Born in Pleasant Hill, Alabamamap
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Wife of — married 25 Sep 1922 in Licking, Ohio, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died at age 95 in Newark, Ohiomap [uncertain]
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Biography

US Black Heritage Project
Lena (Moore) Berry is a part of US Black heritage.

Lena Moore was born in 1906 in Pleasant Hill, Alabama to parents Anna (Fail) Moore and Henry Moore.

Lena's siblings:

  • David, born 1902 in Alabama;[1]
  • Gussie, born 1903 in Brutton, Alabama;[2]
  • Georgia, born 1910 in Brutton, Alabama;
  • Jessie, born in 1916 in Brutton, Alabama;
  • Howard, born in 1918 in Newark, Ohio.

She married Vivian Carl Berry in 1922, in Licking, Ohio. [3]

Children:

  • son Charles L, born 1923;
  • son William A, born 1925;
  • daughter Mary C, born 1927;
  • son Raymond C, born 1929;
  • daughter Blanch, born 1930;
  • daughter Vivian V, born 1932;
  • daughter Barbara T, born 1934;
  • daughter Josephine, born 1936;
  • son Clarion E, born 1939. [4]
  • daughter Lorraine Rosetta, born 30 Jun 1945 [5]

Lena was widowed in 1972. [6]

Lena Moore lived and worked in Licking, Ohio until her death in 2001. [7] [8]

Sources

  1. "United States Census, 1920", database with images, FamilySearch Lena Moorer in entry for Henry Moorer, 1920.
  2. 1920 census gives the birthdate of 1909 for Gussie, with middle initial M
  3. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XDPX-WXM : 25 September 2017), Virran Berry and Lena Moore, 25 Sep 1922; citing Licking, Ohio, United States, reference cn 9793; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 2,051,259.
  4. "1940 United States Census," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KWFJ-GGD : accessed 7 October 2017), Lena Berry in household of Vivian C Berry, Ward 1, Newark City, Newark Township, Licking, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 45-27, sheet 8A, line 33, family 170, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3098.
  5. "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q238-1Y8K : 23 December 2016), Lena Moore in entry for Lorraine Rosetta Berry, 30 Jun 1945; citing Birth, Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States, county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 384,327.
  6. "Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VKVX-K68 : 8 December 2014), Vivian C Berry, 28 Nov 1972; from "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2010); citing vol. 21086, certificate number 087451, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus; Ohio Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit, Columbus.
  7. "Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VKGR-GMH : 8 December 2014), Lena Berry, 19 Jun 2001; from "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2010); citing vol. 32884, certificate number 047549, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus; Ohio Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit, Columbus.
  8. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JYDK-CY3 : 20 May 2014), Lena Berry, 19 Jun 2001; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

Other Sources:

  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X44M-P8X : accessed 7 October 2017), Lena Berry in household of Vivian Berry, Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 26, sheet 3B, line 52, family 61, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1829; FHL microfilm 2,341,563.
  • Lena Moore, Mother of groom. Marriage of William A Moore, 1946. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3LB-ZH8 : 28 September 2017), Lena Moore in entry for William A Berry and Henrietta E Robertson, 15 Dec 1946; citing Licking, Ohio, United States, reference ; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 2,069,146.
  • Lena Moore, Mother of bride. Marriage of Vivian V Berry, 1950 "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3LB-LTN : 28 September 2017), Lena Moore in entry for Clarence W Mcafee and Vivian V Berry, 13 Aug 1950; citing Licking, Ohio, United States, reference ; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 2,069,147.
  • Lena Moore, Mother of bride. Marriage of Barbara Jean Berry, 1953 "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDMJ-KQL : 8 December 2014), Lena Moore in entry for Charles Joseph Strong and Barbara Jean Berry, 17 Mar 1953; citing Licking, Ohio, United States, reference ; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 2,251,930.




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