Benjamin Robert Moore was born 3 January 1840 in Walworth, London, England, United Kingdom to Benjamin Tanner Moore (1805-1844) and Harriett Miller (1805-1878) and died 11 November 1900 "Mooredale", Norton St, Leichhardt, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Eliza Warby (1838-1920) 13 August 1862 in Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia.

He was of the "Glasgow Arms", George-street in 1870 and 1875 when his children were born.


Offspring of Benjamin Robert Moore and Eliza Warby (1838-1920)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Fred Warby Moore (1863-1873)
Ada Rebecca Moore (1865-1867)
George Ernest Moore (1868-1929)
Eva Elizabeth Moore (1870-1953)
Florence Harriett Moore (1872-1874)
Eliza Jane Moore (1875-1950) 27 April 1875 Short-street, Balmain, New South Wales, Australia 14 May 1950 Ascot, 79 Cheltenham Road, Burwood, New South Wales, Australia Alfred Ernest Hearn (1858-1935)
Lillie Rebecca Harding Moore (c1877-1961) 1877 Balmain, New South Wales, Australia 8 August 1961 Darling Point, New South Wales, Australia Frank Kleemo (-1946)
Benjamin John Moore (1880-1880)
Osmond Stanley Moore (1882-1907)


Funeral of the late Alderman Moore.—The funeral of the late Mr. Benjamin Robert Moore, who for 15 years occupied the position of alderman in the Leichhardt Council, and who on four occasions filled the office of Mayor of that municipality, took place yesterday from his late residence, Moordale, Norton-street. Amongst those who attended were Mr. John Hawthorne, M.L.A., ex-Alderman Taylor, Alderman G. P. Baines (Petersham), ex-Alderman N. C. Neal, Alderman Westbrook, Messrs. A. R. Yeend, W. Rapp, A. Trowbridge, Butler Wood, and P. Newland. The chief mourners were the deceased's sons (Messrs. E. and O. Moore), his sons-in-law (Messrs. B. and F. Hearn), and his brother (Mr. J. B. Moore). The interment took place in the Church of England cemetery, Rookwood, the funeral services being conducted by the Rev. Thomas Holme. The funeral arrangements were carried out by Messrs. Coffill and Co.

The Sydney Morning Herald, 14 November 1900, page 6

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • FamilySearch Pedigree Resource File
  • AWT:db: amygent, id: I2766 — no longer available
  • AWT:db: brenton_tong, id: I188 — no longer available
  • AWT:db: nickmartin, id: I54612 — no longer available
  • WorldConnect: db: yewenyi, id: I15446
₪ Wedding
  • BDM Index ref for marriage: 1742/1862
¶ Death
  • MOORE.—November 11, at his residence, Mooredale, Norton-street, Leichhardt, Benjamin Robert, dearly beloved husband of Eliza Moore, aged 61. By request, no flowers.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 12 November 1900, page 1