Mary Margaret Montgomery1

b. circa 1800, d. 4 February 1870
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Birth*circa 1800Mary Margaret Montgomery was born circa 1800 in Ireland.1
Marriage*1815She married John Hinds, son of Thomas Hinds and Mary ______.1
Death*4 February 1870She died on 4 February 1870.1

Family

John Hinds b. 1793, d. 24 Apr 1862
Children1.Thomas M. Hinds1 b. c 1817
2.John Hinds Jr.1 b. c 1819
3.Richard Hinds1 b. c 1824
4.Oswald Hinds1 b. c 1826
5.Margaret Hinds1 b. c 1828
6.Elizabeth Hinds1 b. c 1830
7.William Hinds1 b. c 1832
8.Ralph Hinds1 b. c 1835
9.Francis Hinds1 b. c 1836

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), from the Family Tree of Thomas and Mary Hinds prepared by M. Clayton and G. Clayton and dated Nov 1992. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

Myles Montgomery1

Father*Humphrey Montgomery1
(Heir) Will2 December 1815Myles Montgomery, Daniel Montgomery and David Power alias HAIDAN were named as beneficiaries in the will of Myles Haidan and Margaret Haidan dated 2 December 1815 in Washington County, Pennsylvania. Each of the boys was to receive $50, without interest, when he came of age.2

Citations

  1. [S1608] Pennsylvania. Washington County Court, Will Books, 1781-1872; Index to Wills, 1781-1935, Washington County (Pennsylvania)
    : Wills 1814-1832 Volumes 3-4, Volume 3, pages 76-78, will of Myles Haidan; on 17 microfilm reels, viewed online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Will Books, 1781-1872; Index to Wills, 1781-1935, Washington County (Pennsylvania).
  2. [S1608] Pennsylvania. Washington County Court, Will Books, 1781-1872; Index to Wills, 1781-1935, Washington County (Pennsylvania): Myles Haidan, Wills 1814-1832 Volumes 3-4, Volume 3, pages 76-78; on 17 microfilm reels.

Nathaniel Montgomery1

d. 1836
Occupation*He was an attorney at law of Rutland Street, Dublin.1
(Mentioned) Deed Memorial24 April 1822Nathaniel was identified as the father of Nathaniel Montgomery, Andrew Montgomery and Geraldine Montgomery, his first and second sons and eldest daughter, in a memorial of an indented deed of annuity dated 24 April 1822 made between Walter Thomas Hinds of Corrakane, County Cavan, Esq. of the first part, John Theophilus Howse of Farnham in County Cavan, gentleman of the second part, Jane Hinds of Corrakane, widow, of the third part and Humphrey Tilson of Corratober, County Cavan, gentleman of the fourth part.1
Death*1836He died in 1836 at Swanlinbar, County Cavan.2

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1822; Film number 467080; Volume 773; Pages 66a-66b; Deed number 523801. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1549] Tipperary Clans Archive, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, parish burial newspaper entry on 23 November 1836. Hereinafter cited as Tipperary Clans Archive.

Nathaniel Montgomery1

Father*Nathaniel Montgomery1 d. 1836
(Beneficiary) Deed Memorial24 April 1822Nathaniel was named as a potential beneficiary, and described as the first son of Nathaniel Montgomery of Rutland Street, Dublin, attorney at law, in a memorial of an indented deed of annuity dated 24 April 1822 made between Walter Thomas Hinds of Corrakane, County Cavan, Esq. of the first part, John Theophilus Howse of Farnham in County Cavan, gentleman of the second part, Jane Hinds of Corrakane, widow, of the third part and Humphrey Tilson of Corratober, County Cavan, gentleman of the fourth part. Nathaniel's brother Andrew and sister Geraldine were also named as potential beneficiaries.1

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929; on 2687 FHL microfilms. Most are now digitized and available online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1822; Film number 467080; Volume 773; Pages 66a-66b; Deed number 523801. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.

Martha Montross1

Marriage*before 18 March 1875She married James Henry Paddock before 18 March 1875.1

Family

James Henry Paddock
Child1.Thomas C. Paddock+1 b. 18 Mar 1875, d. 6 Sep 1933

Citations

  1. [S24] Florence Black, History of the Family of James and Margaret Black and Relatives, November 1987. Hereinafter cited as James & Margaret Black Family.

Frances Montserrat

(Relative) Relationship NoteThe relationships between Hannah Eliza Montserrat, Frances Montserrat and Isabella Gaile Montserrat have not yet been determined.1,2
(Baptismal Sponsor) Baptism16 December 1847Frances was a sponsor at the baptism of Arthur Staples Gerrard, son of Samuel Gerrard and Hannah Eliza (Montserrat) Gerrard, on 16 December 1847 at the Clontarf Parish Church in County Dublin.2

Citations

  1. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, baptism of Roberta Lucinda Gerrard, https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…. Hereinafter cited as IrishGenealogy.ie.
  2. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, baptism of Arthur Staples Gerrard, https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…

Hannah Eliza Montserrat1

ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath
Father*William Dean Montserrat Esq.2
Relationship Note*The relationships between Hannah Eliza Montserrat, Frances Montserrat and Isabella Gaile Montserrat have not yet been determined.3,4
Birth*Hannah Eliza was identified as her father's eldest daughter.2
Marriage*11 April 1838She married Samuel Gerrard of Liscartan Castle, County Meath, son of Thomas Gerrard and Mary Ann Rotheram, on 11 April 1838 at St. Thomas's Church, Dublin.1,2
(Wife) Death22 April 1882Hannah became a widow when Samuel Gerrard died on 22 April 1882.5,6
Probate*28 June 1882Hannah Elizabeth was appointed sole executrix of her husband's will which was proved at the Principal Registry on 28 June 1882. Samuel's probate papers gave his place of death as Bachelor's Hall, his home. He was described as being formerly of Blessington Street, Dublin, late of Lower Ormond Quay, Dublin, and then of Bachelor's Hall, Rathfarnham, County Dublin. £1,696, 14s, 1d was the value of his effects.6

Family

Samuel Gerrard b. 1814, d. 22 Apr 1882
Children1.Thomas Gerrard7 b. 19 Jul 1840
2.Samuel William Gerrard8 b. 1841, d. 29 Dec 1869
3.John Netterville Gerrard9 b. 1843, d. 3 Dec 1891
4.Lillie Gerrard10
5.Hannah Annette Gerrard11 b. 7 Jun 1845, d. Sep 1845
6.Edward Rotheram Gerrard+11 b. 1846, d. 3 Feb 1880
7.Isabella Gerrard12 b. Sep 1846, d. Oct 1846
8.Arthur Staples Gerrard13 b. 19 Oct 1847
9.Elizabeth Hannah Gerrard11 b. 17 Nov 1848
10.Roberta Lucinda Gerrard11 b. 1 Apr 1850, d. 1878
11.Child Gerrard14 b. 1856

Citations

  1. [S1640] Mairéad Crinion of Evergreen Oak Family Research Services at https://www.facebook.com/…, "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research," e-mail messages exchanged on multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research."
  2. [S1621] Irish Newspapers, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Dublin Evening Post, April 12, 1838. Hereinafter cited as Irish Newspapers.
  3. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, baptism of Roberta Lucinda Gerrard, https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…. Hereinafter cited as IrishGenealogy.ie.
  4. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, baptism of Arthur Staples Gerrard, https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…
  5. [S1640] Mairéad Crinion of Evergreen Oak Family Research Services at https://www.facebook.com/…, "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research," e-mail messages exchanged on multiple dates, copy of certified civil report of death of Samuel Gerrard of Bachelor Hall, Rathfarnham, Dublin.
  6. [S1663] National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922, online at http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie, http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie/reels/cwa/…. Hereinafter cited as National Archives of Ireland, Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1922.
  7. [S1662] Belfast, Northern Ireland, The Belfast Newsletter (Birth, Marriage and Death Notices), 1738-1925, online at www.ancestry.com, The Belfast News-Letter, 12 October 1869, page 1. Hereinafter cited as The Belfast Newsletter (Birth, Marriage and Death Notices), 1738-1925.
  8. [S1662] The Belfast Newsletter (Birth, Marriage and Death Notices), 1738-1925, online at www.ancestry.com, The Belfast News-Letter, 5 February 1870, page 1.
  9. [S1640] Mairéad Crinion of Evergreen Oak Family Research Services at https://www.facebook.com/…, "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research," e-mail messages exchanged on multiple dates, copy of certified civil report of death of Samuel Gerrard of Bachelor Hall, Rathfarnham, Dublin, John's father.
  10. [S1662] The Belfast Newsletter (Birth, Marriage and Death Notices), 1738-1925, online at www.ancestry.com, The Belfast News-Letter, 20 January 1872, page 1.
  11. [S1640] Mairéad Crinion of Evergreen Oak Family Research Services at https://www.facebook.com/…, "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research," e-mail messages exchanged on multiple dates, citing a suggestion from an unidentified source.
  12. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, burial of Isabella Gerrard at https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…
  13. [S1662] The Belfast Newsletter (Birth, Marriage and Death Notices), 1738-1925, online at www.ancestry.com, The Belfast News-Letter, 9 December 1873, page 1.
  14. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, burial of an unnamed child of Samuel Gerrard of Rathfarnham at https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…

Isabella Gaile Montserrat1

(Relative) Relationship NoteThe relationships between Hannah Eliza Montserrat, Frances Montserrat and Isabella Gaile Montserrat have not yet been determined.1,2
(Baptismal Sponsor) Baptism16 May 1850Isabella was a sponsor at the baptism of Roberta Lucinda Gerrard, daughter of Samuel Gerrard and Hannah Eliza (Montserrat) Gerrard, on 16 May 1850 at the Clontarf Parish Church in County Dublin.1

Citations

  1. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, baptism of Roberta Lucinda Gerrard, https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…. Hereinafter cited as IrishGenealogy.ie.
  2. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Church Records, baptism of Arthur Staples Gerrard, https://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/…

William Dean Montserrat Esq.1

Residence*At the time of his eldest daughter's marriage, he lived in Bay View, County Dublin.1

Family

Child1.Hannah Eliza Montserrat+1

Citations

  1. [S1621] Irish Newspapers, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Dublin Evening Post, April 12, 1838. Hereinafter cited as Irish Newspapers.

Cutting Moody1

Marriage*15 December 1737He married Dorothy Bartlett on 15 December 1737 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Dorothy Bartlett
Child1.Sarah Moody1,2 b. 26 Apr 1739, d. 25 Jul 1792

Citations

  1. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Newbury Births, page 333. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Newbury Marriages, page 334.

John Moody1

ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Marriage*27 September 1832He married Mary Heaton, daughter of William Heaton and Nancy Richardson, on 27 September 1832.1

Family

Mary Heaton

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume II, Chapter 20, pages 768-769. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Sarah Moody1

b. 26 April 1739, d. 25 July 1792
Father*Cutting Moody2,3
Mother*Dorothy Bartlett2,3
Birth*26 April 1739Sarah Moody was born on 26 April 1739 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2
Marriage*24 November 1762She married Samuel Tufts, son of Dr. Simon Tufts and Abigail Smith, on 24 November 1762 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4
Occupation*Samuel was a merchant in Newburyport.1
Death*25 July 1792She died on 25 July 1792 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, at age 53.5

Family

Samuel Tufts b. 7 Jan 1735, d. 20 Sep 1799

Citations

  1. [S1011] Larkin T. Tufts and Edward C. Booth M.D., "Tufts Genealogy -- Earlier Generations", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 51, pages 299-305 (July 1897). Hereinafter cited as "Tufts Genealogy."
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Newbury Births, page 333. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Newbury Marriages, page 334.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Newbury Marriages, page 495.
  5. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Newburyport Deaths, page 821.

______ Moody1

Marriage*He married Mary Jackson, daughter of Dr. George Jackson and Joanna Pepperell.1

Family

Mary Jackson b. 23 Apr 1713

Citations

  1. [S1009] Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard, The Pepperrells in America, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Salem, Massachusetts: printed for the Essex Institute, 1906), page 7. Hereinafter cited as The Pepperrells in America.

Almond Moon1

b. 14 April 1784, d. 3 October 1861
Birth*14 April 1784Almond Moon was born on 14 April 1784 in Vermont.1
Marriage*He married Thankful ______.1
Death*3 October 1861He died on 3 October 1861 at age 77.1
Burial*He and his wife Thankful Moon were both buried in Brewer Cemetery, Machias, Cattaraugus County, New York.1

Family

Thankful ______
Child1.Amarilla Moon+1 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S771] Chris A. Bolton, "Jeremiah Bolton's Line, Corrections and Additional Information," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates, email dated 16 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Jeremiah Bolton, Additional Information."

Amarilla Moon1

b. circa 1822
Father*Almond Moon1 b. 14 Apr 1784, d. 3 Oct 1861
Mother*Thankful ______1
Birth*circa 1822Amarilla Moon was born circa 1822 in New York.2
Marriage*1840She married John A. Lynde in 1840.3
Census 1860*28 August 1860Amarilla and John A. Lynde appeared on the 1860 census taken on 28 August 1860 in Machias, Cattaraugus County, New York. Amarilla was transcribed as "Aaretta". Eight children were enumerated with the family: Charles S. was 15 and worked as a Day Laborer, James A. was 14, John P. 13, Daniel C. 11, Elvera A. 8, Cornelia A. 6, George W. 4 and Edna "L." was 1.2

Family

John A. Lynde b. 1818
Children1.Spencer Lynde b. c 1842
2.Charles S. Lynde b. c 1845
3.James A. Lynde b. c 1846
4.John P. Lynde b. c 1847
5.Daniel C. Lynde b. c 1849
6.Child Lynde
7.Elvera A. Lynde b. c 1852
8.Cornelia A. Lynde b. c 1854
9.George W. Lynde b. c 1856
10.Child Lynde
11.Edna O. Lynde+ b. c 1859
12.Child Lynde
13.William Lynde b. c 1864

Citations

  1. [S771] Chris A. Bolton, "Jeremiah Bolton's Line, Corrections and Additional Information," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates, email dated 16 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Jeremiah Bolton, Additional Information."
  2. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of John A. Lynde, Machias, Cattaraugus County, New York; Roll M653_725; Page: 459; Image: 459; Family History Library Film: 803725. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.
  3. [S673] Kenneth Bolton, "Descendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Massachusetts and New York", received on 18 March 2010 from e-mail address. Ken is the great-great grandson of Jeremiah Bolton, whom his family "suspects" may have been the youngest son of Gamaliel Bolton and Sally Hooper. When he gave his permission to include his family's file on this website, he stated that he was very careful about providing only data that he could confirm as accurate. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Jeremiah Bolton."

Anna Moon1,2

b. 1722, d. 1789
Father*Simon Moon2 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey3 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1722Anna Moon was born in 1722 in Frederick County, Virginia.2,1,4
Marriage*1738She married Henry Bowen, son of Henry Bowen Sr., in 1738, probably in Frederick County, Virginia.1,2,5
Death*1789She died in 1789 in Frederick County.4

Family

Henry Bowen b. c 1720, d. b 3 Aug 1784
Children1.Mary Bowen2,5 b. 3 Apr 1740, d. 1825
2.Hannah Bowen+1,2,5 b. 3 May 1742, d. 19 May 1827
3.John Bowen2,5 d. b 1823
4.Margaret Bowen2,5 b. 1744
5.Priscilla Bowen+2,5 b. c 1745, d. 1819
6.Rees Bowen2,5 b. c 1747
7.Jane Bowen2,5 b. 1748
8.Henry Bowen2,5 b. c 1750
9.Nancy Bowen2,5 b. 1 Feb 1752
10.Jacob Bowen2,5

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 7, page 242. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S42] Rachel (Heaton) Colver and Howard L. Leckey, Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country and Its Pioneer Families, pages 282-284. Note: Rachel was 3 months short of being 81 years old when she wrote this letter on 25 January 1861 from her "best recollection." Howard Leckey, the author of Tenmile County, in doing his own research, found Rachel's information to be "fairly correct" and reportedly adjusted any discrepancies he found. (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993). Hereinafter cited as Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Anna (Moon) Bowen, Memorial# 93580100.
  5. [S1388] Jamie Ault Grady, Bowens of Virginia and Tennessee : Descendants of John Bowen and Lily McIlhaney, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Bowen of Welsh descent, married Lily McIlhaney in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. They moved to Augusta County, Virginia during or before 1740. He died in 1760/61. Includes Ault, Boren, Godwin, Porter, Wills, Wilson and related families. In 2 Volumes; includes index. (Knoxville, Tennessee: microcopy of typed manuscript, Volume 1 in 1969; Volume 2 in 1976), Volume 2, page 176. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of John Bowen and Lily McIlhaney.

Hannah Moon1

b. 1729, d. 1799
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1729Hannah Moon was born in 1729.1
Marriage*4 February 1748She married William Brown, son of Thomas Brown and Ruth Large, on 4 February 1748 at a Hopewell Meeting of Friends, Frederick County, Virginia.2,3
Relationship Note*Sisters Hannah and Margaret Moon married brothers, William Brown and Thomas Brown IV1,4
Death*1799 and died in 1799.1

Family

William Brown b. 10 Jan 1726, d. Feb 1800

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Hannah (Moon) Brown, Memorial# 100486286; created by Darrell Brown.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, William Brown, Memorial# 100483046; created by Darrell Brown.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information.

Jacob Moon1

b. 1731, d. 1804
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1731Jacob Moon was born in 1731.1
(4th Son) Will11 November 1748Jacob, who was 17, was named as a beneficiary in the will of his father dated 11 November 1748 in Frederick County, Virginia. The will left his father's present dwelling plantation to be equally divided between his two sons Jacob and James and also ordered that all the creatures such as horses, mares and cattle be sold except so many as shall be necessary to work the plantation and the money to be equally divided amongst all the children. His father's will went on to direct that regarding the creatures reserved to work the plantation, one half shall be Jacob's when he comes of age and that his son James take care of the three younger children until they marry. He named his son James Moon and his son-in-law Henry Bowen as executors2
Death*1804 and died in 1804.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; citing Simon's will from the Frederick County, Virginia Will Book, Volume 1, page 238.

James Moon1

b. 1727, d. 1798
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1727James Moon was born in 1727.1
(2nd Son) Will11 November 1748James was named as a beneficiary in the will of his father dated 11 November 1748 in Frederick County, Virginia. The will left his father's present dwelling plantation to be equally divided between his two sons James and Jacob Moon and also directed that James take care of the three younger children until they marry. His father's will went on to order that all the creatures such as horses, mares and cattle be sold except so many as shall be necessary to work the plantation and the money to be equally divided amongst all the children. He named his son James and his son-in-law Henry Bowen as executors2
Death*1798 and died in 1798.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; citing Simon's will from the Frederick County, Virginia Will Book, Volume 1, page 238.

James Moon Jr.1,2

Name VariationHe was called Jasper.2
Marriage*He married Mary Wilsford.1,3

Family

Mary Wilsford
Child1.Simon Moon+1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary (Wilsford) Moon, Memorial# 134220249, ceated by Darrell Brown.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary (Wilsford) Moon, Memorial# 134220249, created by Darrell Brown.

John Moon1

b. 1730
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1730John Moon was born in 1730.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Margaret Moon1

b. 1731
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1731Margaret Moon was born in 1731.1
Marriage*10 June 1748She married Thomas Brown IV, son of Thomas Brown and Ruth Large, on 10 June 1748 at a Hopewell Meeting of Friends, Frederick County, Virginia.2,3,1,4,5,6
Relationship Note*Sisters Hannah and Hannah Moon married brothers, William Brown and Thomas Brown IV.1,3

Family

Thomas Brown IV b. 1728, d. Oct 1796

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Hannah (Moon) Brown, Memorial# 100486286; created by Darrell Brown.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information.
  4. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, New London Monthly Meeting, Guilford County, North Carolina, Quaker Marriage Records. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas Brown IV, Memorial# 116467578.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Margaret (Moon) Brown, Memorial# 116468095.

Mary Moon1

b. 1733, d. 1750
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1733Mary Moon was born in 1733.1
(4th Daughter) Will11 November 1748Mary was named as a beneficiary in the will of her father dated 11 November 1748 in Frederick County, Virginia. To his daughter Mary, he bequeathed a bright bay young mare aged at present two years and also six pounds current money. His will went on to order that all the creatures such as horses, mares and cattle be sold except so many as shall be necessary to work the plantation and the money to be equally divided amongst all the children. After his bequests to his other children, the remainder of his estate with all his household goods and moveables, he directed be equally divided between his daughters Mary and Rachel and that his son James take care of the three younger children until they marry. He named his son James and his son-in-law Henry Bowen as executors2
Death*1750 and died in 1750.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; citing Simon's will from the Frederick County, Virginia Will Book, Volume 1, page 238.

Rachel Moon1,2

b. 1734, d. 1804
Father*Simon Moon2,1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey2 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1734Rachel Moon was born in 1734.2
(5th Daughter) Will11 November 1748Rachel was named as a beneficiary in the will of her father dated 11 November 1748 in Frederick County, Virginia. To his daughter Rachel, he bequeathed a young gray mare, a colt from the past spring. His will went on to order that all the creatures such as horses, mares and cattle be sold except so many as shall be necessary to work the plantation and the money to be equally divided amongst all the children. After his bequests to the other children, the remainder of his estate with all his household goods and moveables, he directed be equally divided between his daughters Rachel and Mary and that his son James take care of the three younger children until they marry. He named his son James and his son-in-law Henry Bowen as executors.3
Marriage*12 July 1758She married Henry Thornburgh, son of Walter Thornburgh and Margaret ______, on 12 July 1758 at a New Garden Meeting of Friends, Guilford County, North Carolina.1
(Sister-in-Law) Marriage5 April 1768Rachel attended the marriage of her brother-in-law, Edward Thornburgh to Elizabeth Mendenhall, on 5 April 1768 at a Meeting of Friends, Rowan County, North Carolina,4
Death*1804 and died in 1804.2

Family

Henry Thornburgh b. 10 Jan 1734, d. 23 Apr 1804
Children1.Margaret Thornburgh5 b. 25 Jun 1759
2.Hannah Thornburgh5 b. 15 Oct 1760
3.Walter Thornburgh+1,5 b. 15 Nov 1762
4.Mary Thornburgh5 b. 19 Dec 1764
5.Rachel Thornburgh5 b. 5 Dec 1765
6.Jane Thornburgh5 b. 23 Dec 1768
7.Ann Thornburgh5 b. 8 Oct 1770
8.Henry Thornburgh+5 b. 26 May 1773, d. 11 Aug 1862
9.Lowretha Thornburgh6,5 b. 14 Jul 1775

Citations

  1. [S1505] U.S. Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volumes I–VI, 1607–1943, online at www.ancestry.com, Volume I, page 1111, Lost Creek Monthly Meeting. Hereinafter cited as Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volumes I–VI, 1607–1943.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; citing Simon's will from the Frederick County, Virginia Will Book, Volume 1, page 238.
  4. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, New Garden Monthly Meeting, Guilford County, North Carolina, Minutes, 1700-1900, page 57. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  5. [S1509] Cora M. (Patty) Payne, Genealogy of the Maulsby Family for Five Generations, 1699-1902, downloaded from Internet Archive at www.archive.org. (Des Moines, Iowa: Geo. A. Miller Press, 1902), The Thornburgh Family, pages 52-55. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Maulsby Family.
  6. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Lost Creek Monthly Meeting, Jefferson County, Tennessee, Women's Minutes, 1733-1934.

Richard Moon1

b. 1724, d. 1795
Father*Simon Moon1 b. 11 Jun 1700, d. Nov 1748
Mother*Lauretha Humphrey1 b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Birth*1724Richard Moon was born in 1724.1
(Eldest Son) Will11 November 1748Richard was named as a beneficiary in the will of his father dated 11 November 1748 in Frederick County, Virginia. The will gave Richard forty shillings current money. His father's will went on to order that all the creatures such as horses, mares and cattle be sold except so many as shall be necessary to work the plantation and the money to be equally divided amongst all the children. He named his son James and his son-in-law Henry Bowen as executors2
Death*1795 and died in 1795.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; citing Simon's will from the Frederick County, Virginia Will Book, Volume 1, page 238.

Simon Moon1,2

b. 11 June 1700, d. November 1748
Father*James Moon Jr.3
Mother*Mary Wilsford3
Birth*11 June 1700Simon Moon was born on 11 June 1700 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.4
Marriage*27 September 1721He married Lauretha Humphrey on 27 September 1721 at Christ Church, Philadelphia.3,5
(Husband) Deathbefore 11 November 1748Simon became a widower when Lauretha (Humphrey) Moon died before 11 November 1748, the month he wrote his will.5
Will*11 November 1748Simon wrote his will on 11 November 1748 in Frederick County, Virginia. He identified himself as a yeoman, very sick and weak in body but of perfect mind and memory. His wife had predeceased him and was not mentioned in his will, nor were any of his three married daughters, who were all living, mentioned by name. He left his present dwelling plantation to be equally divided between his two sons James and Jacob Moon. He left his son Richard Moon forty shillings current money. To his daughter Mary Moon, he bequeathed a bright bay young mare aged at present two years and also six pounds current money. To his daughter Rachel Moon, he bequeathed a young gray mare, a colt from the past spring. His will went on to order that all the creatures such as horses, mares and cattle be sold except so many as shall be necessary to work the plantation and the money to be equally divided amongst all the children. Regarding the creatures reserved to work the plantation, his will directed that one half shall be Jacob Moon's when he comes of age. The remainder of his estate with all his household goods and moveables, he directed be equally divided between his daughters Mary and Rachel and that his son James take care of the three younger children until they marry. He named his son James and his son-in-law Henry Bowen as executors.6
Death*November 1748He is believed to have died at age 48 at his farm in Arden, Berkeley County, West Virginia, shortly after writing his will in November 1748.3
Burial*He was likely buried in the Hopewell Friends Burial Ground, Clear Brook, Frederick County, Virginia, with a plain fieldstone marking his grave, as was the custom there at that time.7

Family

Lauretha Humphrey b. 11 Apr 1704, d. b 11 Nov 1748
Children1.Anna Moon+8 b. 1722, d. 1789
2.Richard Moon5 b. 1724, d. 1795
3.James Moon5 b. 1727, d. 1798
4.Hannah Moon5 b. 1729, d. 1799
5.John Moon5 b. 1730
6.Jacob Moon5 b. 1731, d. 1804
7.Margaret Moon5 b. 1731
8.Mary Moon5 b. 1733, d. 1750
9.Rachel Moon+5,9 b. 1734, d. 1804

Citations

  1. [S42] Rachel (Heaton) Colver and Howard L. Leckey, Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country and Its Pioneer Families, pages 282-284. Note: Rachel was 3 months short of being 81 years old when she wrote this letter on 25 January 1861 from her "best recollection." Howard Leckey, the author of Tenmile County, in doing his own research, found Rachel's information to be "fairly correct" and reportedly adjusted any discrepancies he found. (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), spelling his name as "Simeon". Hereinafter cited as Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon., Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information.
  4. [S42] Rachel (Heaton) Colver and Howard L. Leckey, Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country, pages 282-284, reporting he had come from Wales.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Lauretha "Lowry" (Humphrey) Moon, Memorial# 130072145; created by Darrell Brown.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; citing Simon's will from the Frederick County, Virginia Will Book, Volume 1, page 238.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Moon, Memorial# 130069620; created by Darrell Brown and containing an impressive amount of useful and documented genealogical information; noting that the minute books for the years 1734-1759 were lost when a fire destroyed the home where they were kept.
  8. [S42] Rachel (Heaton) Colver and Howard L. Leckey, Rachel Heaton's Letter : The Tenmile Country, pages 282-284.
  9. [S1505] U.S. Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volumes I–VI, 1607–1943, online at www.ancestry.com, Volume I, page 1111, Lost Creek Monthly Meeting. Hereinafter cited as Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volumes I–VI, 1607–1943.

Daniel Moor1

Name-SpellingsThe more common spelling of the MOOR surname has, over time, become MOORE. In the earlier years in England, this family's name was most often spelled MOOR. Later, in America, their name was most often spelled MOORE.2,3
Relationship Note*The Sharpless sources suggested that Jane Moor and Daniel Moor were "perhaps"/"probably" siblings.1,4
Residence*He lived at Hankelow, Cheshire, England.1
Marriage*2 February 1667/68He married Margery Sharples of Blakenhall, daughter of Geoffrey Sharples and Margaret Ashley, in an assembly of Friends in Cheshire on 2 February 1667/68.5,6
(Husband) Death24 December 1670Daniel became a widower when Margery (Sharples) Moor died on 24 December 1670.7,8
Marriage*26 March 1678He married second Mary Briggs of Newton, lately of London on 26 March 1678 in Cheshire, England.9
Burial*26 March 1681He was buried on 26 March 1681 in Cheshire.9

Family 1

Margery Sharples b. 12 Jul 1618, d. 24 Dec 1670

Family 2

Mary Briggs

Citations

  1. [S1430] Blanche (Moore) Haines, Ancestry of Sharpless Moore and Rachel (Roberts) Moore : with their direct ancestors to and including thirty-six first or immigrant ancestors with some Old World pedigrees and origins and direct descendants, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Three Rivers, Michigan: published by the author, 1937), pages 49-50. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Sharpless Moore and Rachel (Roberts) Moore.
  2. [S1428] Joseph Sharpless, Family Record; containing the settlement, and genealogy to the present time, of the Sharples Family, in North America, downloaded from the Delaware County, Pennsylvania Website, Genealogy Resources at http://www.delawarecountyhistory.com/genresources_home.html. Contains memorials of the dying sayings of several deceased members of the family not before published. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: published by the author, 1816), page 13. Hereinafter cited as Family Record of the Sharples Family in North America.
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Sharpless, pages 722-724. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 67-69. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  5. [S1430] Blanche (Moore) Haines, Ancestry of Sharpless Moore and Rachel (Roberts) Moore, pages 49-50, the date written as "12 mo. 2, 1667" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was February, not December, of 1667/68.
  6. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 67-69, the date written as "12 mo. 2, 1667" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was February, not December, of 1667/68.
  7. [S1430] Blanche (Moore) Haines, Ancestry of Sharpless Moore and Rachel (Roberts) Moore, pages 49-50, the date written as "10-24-1670" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was December, not October.
  8. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 67-69, the date written as "10 mo. 24, 1670" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was December, not October.
  9. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 55-57.

Elizabeth Moore Hamilton1

b. 1682
Father*Henry Moore1 d. 7 Jun 1714
Mother*Mary Cole d. 6 May 1726
Birth*1682Elizabeth Moore Hamilton was born in 1682.1
Marriage*24 January 1704She married George Rochfort, son of Robert Rochfort Esq. and Hannah Handcock, on 24 January 1704.1

Citations

  1. [S1635] Sir Bernard Burke, Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. In 2 volumes. (London, England: Harrison, Pall Mall, 1879), Rochfort of Westmeath, Volume II, page 1366. Hereinafter cited as Burke's History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland.
  2. [S1655] John Burke and Sir Bernard Burke, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage, and Knightage, Privy Council & Order of Precedence (99th Edition), downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (London, England: Burke's Peerage Limited, 1949), Lambart, page 1156. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage, and Knightage (99th Edition).

Charles Moore1

d. 18 June 1679
Father*Henry Moore1 d. 11 Jan 1675
Mother*Alice Spencer1 d. 1712
Peerage of Ireland*11 January 1675After the death of his father on 11 January 1675, Charles became the 2nd Earl of Drogheda.1
Death*18 June 1679He died with no surviving issue on 18 June 1679.1

Citations

  1. [S1655] John Burke and Sir Bernard Burke, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage, and Knightage, Privy Council & Order of Precedence (99th Edition), downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (London, England: Burke's Peerage Limited, 1949), Drogheda, pages 625-626. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage, and Knightage (99th Edition).

Elizabeth Moore1

Father*John Moore1
Mother*Elizabeth ______1
Marriage*1 February 1643She married Henry Rice, son of Edmund Rice and Thomasine Frost, on 1 February 1643 in Sudbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony.2,1,3

Family

Henry Rice
Child1.Mary Rice+1 b. 19 Sep 1646

Citations

  1. [S1221] W. I. Tyler Brigham, The History of the Brigham Family : a record of several thousand descendants of Thomas Brigham the emigrant, 1603-1653, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (New York, New York: The Grafton Press, 1907), pages 64-70. Hereinafter cited as History of the Brigham Family : Descendants of Thomas.
  2. [S1222] Andrew Henshaw Ward, A Genealogical History of the Rice Family : descendants of Deacon Edmund Rice, who came from Berkhamstead, England, and settled at Sudbury, Massachusetts, in 1638 or 9, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: C. Benjamin Richardson, 1858), Henry Rice, page 5. Hereinafter cited as History of the Rice Family : Descendants of Edmund Rice.
  3. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 620. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.