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Jerry Jay Moore

Jerry Jay Moore, American sales executive, retired archaeologist. Named to Wall Tolerance, Southern Poverty Law Center Civil Rights Memorial Center, 2004; scholar, State of Illinois, 1978-1982.

Background

  • Moore, Jerry Jay was born on January 29, 1960 in Fort Sam Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Richard Vernal and Irmgard Ludwiga Ottilia (Bennewitz) Moore.

  • Education

    • Student, Eastern Illinois University, 1980—1983.

    Career

    • Laboratory assistant Archaeol. Investigations Center Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1979. Field/laboratory technician Illinois State Museum Society, Springfield, 1980.

      Assistant laboratory supervisor Illinois State Museum Society, Dickson Mounds Museum, Havana, 1980—1981, American Resources Group, Ltd., Carbondale, 1983—1986. Archaeological technician Midwestern Archaeol. Research Center Illinois State University, Normal, 1986—1993.

      Archaeological assistant University Illinois, Urbana, 1993—1994. Archaeological assistant Institute Archaeology and Anthropology University South Carolina, Columbia, 1993—1994. Merchandising assistant J.C. Penney Company, Champaign, Illinois, 1994—2000.

      Sales professional Bergner's/Saks Inc., Urbana, 2000—2002, Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc., Champaign, 2002—2009, Jons Pipe Shop, Champaign, since 2001.

    Works

    • Co-author: monographs. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Founding member National Campaign for Tolerance, Civil Rights Memorial Center, Wall of Tolerance, Montgomery, Alabama, 2004. Founding sponsor Martin Luther King Junior National Memorial, Washington, 2006. Member of Sons of the American Revolution, Society Collegiate Journalists, Iroquois County History and Genealogical Society, Society of the War of 1812 (United States Army Military Uniform Fort Dearborn, Illinois Project 1999—2000, sergeant at arms since 2000), Sons of the Revolution, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (department of Illinois genealogist 1998—2007, Illinois department ordnance assessment 2004-2005), Phi Theta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    History, antiques, genealogy.

    Connections

    • father: Richard Vernal Moore
    • mother: Irmgard Ludwiga Ottilia (Bennewitz) Moore
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    Born January 29, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 2002
      sales professional Bergner's/Saks Incorporated
      Urbana, Illinois, United States
    • 1979
      Laboratory assistant, Archaeol. Investigations Center Southern Illinois University
      Carbondale, Illinois, United States
    • 1980
      field/laboratory technician Illinois State Museum Society
      Springfield, Missouri, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      assistant, laboratory supervisor Illinois State Museum Society
      Havana, Illinois, United States
    • 1983 - 1986
      assistant, laboratory supervisor Illinois State Museum Society
      Carbondale, Illinois, United States
    • 1986 - 1993
      archaeological technician Midwestern Archaeol. Research Center Illinois State University
      Normal, Illinois, United States
    • 1993 - 1994
      archaeological assistant, University Illinois
      Urbana, Illinois, United States
    • 1993 - 1994
      archaeological assistant, Institute Archaeology and Anthropology University South Carolina
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1994
      merchandising assistant, J.C. Penney Company
      Champaign, Illinois, United States
    • 2001
      sales professional Bergner's/Saks Incorporated
      Champaign, Illinois, United States
    • 2002 - 2009
      sales professional Bergner's/Saks Incorporated
      Champaign, Illinois, United States
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