Who was Van Buren Moody?

Charles Charles Van Buren

was born in Massachusetts in 1885 and died in Florida in 1987. He lived in New London until the twenties and then moved to Middletown in 1927, residing on Randolph Road. According to the Godfrey Library, in 1926 he appears in the Middletown Directory as Superintendent of the Town School District. In 1927, he is listed as the Superintendent of Portland Schools as well as Superintendent of the town District of MIddletown. He retired in 1954 and in 1971 moved to Florida.