Name: Richard Moore
Birth: AFT 1714 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Death: 4 DEC 1760 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate
MOORE, RICHARD, Anne Arundel Co. 15 Jan, 1760; 4 Dec, 1760
Desire to be buried at the Quaker Meeting at West River in the manner and form used by the Society in their burial of the dead. Desire property sold at public sale, unless wife desires to keep 1/3 pt., to defray the expense of educating children: Richard, Hannah, Stephen, and Samuel Preston Moore. My fifth pt. of all the land or lands held and enjoyed by virtue of father Richard Moor's will, which at this time is undivided between my bros. Samuel Preston Mordicai, Thomas, Charles and myself, be and remain the equal property of sons Richard, Stephen and Samuel Preston Moore, provided they shall pay unto dau. Hannah Moore, each, sum of 50 lbs. currency.
Exs: Wife Mary, bros. Samuel Preston Moore, Thomas and Charles Moore.
Wit: John Jacobs, Chas. Stewart, Richard Burgess. 31. 77
Moore, Richard, mercht., A. A. Co., 6th Apr., 1734; 3rd Sept., 1734.
To wife Margaret and sons Samuel and Mordecai, each one- third part of estate, real and personal, wife and two sons afsd. to pay out of their portions each one-half to three young. child. Richard, Thomas and Charles and their hrs., who are committed to care of exs. and are to be kept at school until 15 yrs of age; should any die during their minority survivors to divide portion of deceased; wife's portion at her decease to be divided among survivors.
Exe.: Wife and sons Samuel and Mordecai.
Test: Mary Cheney, Elizabeth Coleman (Quaker), John Moss, 7th Oct., 1734, Margaret Moore claims her thirds. 21. 254.
Father: Richard Moore b: ABT 1689 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Mother: Margaret Preston b: BEF 1693 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania