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Guide to the Mattie L. Moore Collection, RG 627

Listed by: J. Dollar
Date: July 15, 1981


Date Span: 1828-1957

Scope / Content: Correspondence (1903-1957) concerning her widow's pensions, with friends and relatives, and with members of the Mission Unity Corresponding Club, a matchmaking service; deeds of conveyance (1828-1900); mortgages (1882-1917); and tax returns (1929-1955).

Biographical Sketch: Mattie L. Moore married William L. Moore, a veteran of the Mexican and Civil Wars, who operated a cotton gin in Macon County, Alabama. After his death, she lived near Notasulga, in Macon County.



 

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