Moses Moore

Moses Moore

Male 1720-1740 - 1812  (72 years)

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  • Name Moses Moore 
    Born 1720-1740  Timber Ridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Lived 1770  Knapp's Creek, Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 1812  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Came from Rockbridge Co, VA. [Price, p.108]

      Additional children: James b. Oct 5 1763, Rebecca (no date). Will mentions all kids but James, who probably died young. Possible 2nd wife (or only wife) Hannah Risk dau. of John Risk, mentioned in 1766 and 1775. Death date. Will recorded Bath Co. [p.382 1981 Poca. Co. History book]

      OCTOBER 21, 1783.
      (132) James Moore, son of Moses Moore, exempted from County levies, being unable to support himself by labor. [Chalkley, vol I, p.233]

      1784: Patented 124 acres in Augusta Co on an east branch of the Greenbrier called Douthers Ck. [Grants M, p.580; LVA - Moore, K-R - card 20]

      1787 Aug 15: Patented 55 acres in Augusta Co on a small branch of Naps Ck a branch of the Greenbrier River. [ [Grants 12, p.459; LVA - Moore, K-R - card 21]

      1787 Aug 15: Patented 300 acres on the northwest side of Naps Ck adj. the western side of Moore's home tract. [LVA - Moore, K-R - card 22]

      1787 Aug 16: Patented 90 acres in Augusta Co on the west side of the Greenbrier river below Bleaks on the Allegainia mountain. [LVA - Moore, K-R - card 23]

      1787 Aug 16: Patented 400 acres in Augusta Co between Naps Ck and Thorny Ck at a place called the Rich Lands. [LVA - Moore, K-R - card 24]
      --Chalkley records later disputes over this land by heirs

      1787 Aug 16: Patented 150 acres in Augusta Co on the Allegainia Mtn and some west branches of the Greenbrier river above a place called Wood's Camp. [LVA - Moore, K-R - card 25]

      1790 Feb 26: Patented 218 and 317 acres in Augusta Co on Ewings Ck waters of Greenbrier river, being part of a 100,000 acre grant to the Greenbrier Company by the Council of VA. 1st parcel corner to Thomas Meek. 2nd parcel corner to Wm. Moore's survey on the west side of the creek. [LVA - Moore, K-R - card 26, 27; Grants 22, p.53, 54, 55]

      1810 Aug 6: Patented 250 acres in Greenbrier Co adj. John Blair Neal, John Matthews & co. [LVA - Moore, K-R - card 30]
    Person ID I798  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 

    Family ? Elliot,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 18 Nov 1761  Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. John Moore,   b. 29 Jan 1762,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Margaret Moore,   b. 29 Mar 1765, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Moses Moore, Jr.,   b. 8 Feb 1769,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hannah Moore,   b. 6 Jun 1771,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Robert Moore,   b. 27 May 1772,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Phebe Moore,   b. 13 Feb 1774,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Aaron Moore,   b. Bef 1791,   d. Between 4 Dec 1837, Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     8. William Moore,   b. 18 Sep 1784,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Isaac Moore,   b. Abt 1777, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F248  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Historical Sketches of Pocahontas C, Price, Wm. T., (Price Brothers, Publishers 1901), P. 108 CAME FROM (NOT NECESSARILY BORN THERE HOWEVER) (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S10] Historical Sketches of Pocahontas C, Price, Wm. T., (Price Brothers, Publishers 1901), P. 112 THEN KNOWN AS EWINGS CK (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S10] Historical Sketches of Pocahontas C, Price, Wm. T., (Price Brothers, Publishers 1901), P. 108 MARRIAGE DATE BASED ON BIRTHDATE OF FIRST CHILD WOULD BE ABT 1761 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S25] Early VA Marriages Prior to 1824, Crozier, Wm. Armstrong, (1953;), AUGUSTA CO, NOV 18, 1761 MOSES MOORE (ONLY GROOM IS LISTED DURING THIS TIME PERIOD) (Reliability: 0).