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Map of the Moore Family’s Homes in 1860’s New York

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This document is part of our Upper Elementary Unit Plan. You can view the full unit plan here.

Map of the location of the Moore Family’s homes in 1860’s New York

Track the different neighborhoods an Irish immigrant family lived in and consider why they moved.


Associated Family Story Article

Middle School: 6-8th Grade, Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

The Moore Family Story

Learn about the Moore’s, an Irish American family who lived in 97 Orchard Street in the 1860s.

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