Friday, October 16, 2015

SISTERS OF MY GRANDMOTHER, ISABEL TIERNEY MOORE



SISTERS OF MY GRANDMOTHER ISABEL TIERNEY MOORE

My Grandmother ISABEL TIERNEY was born January 1, 1892 in Brooklyn, New York.  She lived her whole life in Brooklyn except for a couple of years in California while my Grandfather, John Nelson Moore opened branch offices of the brokerage firm of Jackson Paine.

ISABEL was born to JOHN TIERNEY and MARGARET DELANEY.  They also had five other daughters and one son.  The son, JOHN JR. died at 4 years old.  The youngest daughter, MARGARET died at birth (February 24, 1900) along with her mother.  The remaining sisters all lived very long and wonderful lives.  The sisters were, Mary (known as May) was born July 5, 1884, Frances (known as Frankie) born March 23, 1888, Rosalie born June 10, 1894, and Alice born August 9, 1898.