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James Hughes Moore

Jim was born August 9,1881 in Nebraska City, Nebraska.

His parents were John Waltz Moore and Eliza Jane Hughes. He was the first child of seven.

Jim married Katherine D. Matthiesen on October 18, 1923.

He was a farmer and had a dairy for a while. He also worked as an assessor for Washington County, Oregon.

Jim was a key leader in organizing the Mountainside Cemetery board to provide care to all the graves and the grounds.

Jim died in Oregon in 1957 at the age of 76 years.


Great-neice Linda remembers he hosted thanksgivings. She remembers playing in the hayloft and building tunnels.

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