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  • ID: I64
  • Name: John Moore Col.
  • Surname: Moore
  • Given Name: John
  • Suffix: Col.
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1686 in , , South Carolina, Colony
  • Death: 1749 in New York City, New York, New York, Colony
  • Reference Number: A64
  • _UID: 6D7194FE338D364A9870DA98BFA9EBA11EE8
  • Note:
    !BIRTH:
    1686 South Carolina
    !PARENTS' FAMILY MRIN:
    #37 Hon. John MOORE RIN66/Lady Rebecca AXTELL RIN67
    !MARRIAGE:
    1714 to Frances LAMBERT RIN65
    !DEATH:
    1749 New York City
    !BURIAL:
    Trinity vault, Trinity Church, Broadway at Wall St., New York City.
    !SOURCE(1):
    Page 34 - SIX CENTURIES OF MOOR DE FALLEY by David Moore HALL, printed
    1904 by O.E. FLANHART Printing Co., Richmond, VA.
    !REFERENCE(1):
    The following was copied from the above source:
    "DESCENDANTS OF COL. JOHN MOORE OF WHITE HALL, NEW YORK
    Col. John Moore, (1686 So. Car.-1749 New York City), of Moore's Folly-
    on-the-Hudson near West Point and of White Hall, New York City, eldest
    son of the Hon. John MOORE of Philadelphia, and Lady Rebecca AXTELL,
    his wife, Alderman of the City, Member of the Colonial and King's
    Council, Prov. of New York, Col. commanding his Majesty's New York City
    regiment of Foot, Vestryman and Warden of Trinity Church, New York
    City, 1715 to 1728, m. in 1714 Frances LAMBERT, (1692-1782), of Hugue-
    not descent, who was brought to America in infancy in consequence of
    the bloody persecutions of the Protestants in France, and is accomn-
    plished as a lady 'most accomplished in looks and manners.' The family
    seat on the Hudson was acquired by him partly by purchase from Charles
    CONGREVE, Esq., and partly by patent; the residence known as White Hall
    in later years, Moore and Front Streets, New York City, built before
    1661 for his own use by Hon. Peter STUYVESANT, last of the Dutch Gover-
    nors, was purchased from the Corporation of New York. He left a large
    estate in the province of New York and City of Philadelphia, Penn.; the
    former by his will dated Sept 24, 1748, in the 22nd year of his
    Majesty's (George II), reign, was bequeathed to his 'well beloved wife'
    for life, excepting the family seat on the Hudson, devised to his son
    Stephen in fee, when he should reach his majority; the Philadelphia
    estate was left to his son, John, in fee, but that son, dying before
    his father, by codicil, that part of his estate was also bequeathed to
    his wife for life. They are both buried in the Trinity vault, upon
    which his name was inscribed in after years by his grandson, John
    MOORE, Esq., genealogist of New York City.
    Issue. 1-Frances. 2-Rebecca, (1717- ), unm. 3-John, (1719-1749),
    unm. 4-Susanna, (1720- ), d. inf. 5-Thomas, (1721- ), d. inf. 6-
    Peter, twin with Thomas, (1721- ), d. inf. 7-Thomas II. 8-Peter II,
    twin with Thomas II, (1722- ) d. inf. 9-Richard, (1724- ), unm.,
    Midshipman Royal Navy under Sir Peter WARREN, C. B., afterwards a
    merchant in Barbadoes with his cousin, William LOCH, son of Col. The
    Hon. William MOORE of Moore Hall, Penn. 10-Susanna 11-Daniel, (1727-
    ), d. inf. 12-Lambert, twin with Daniel. 13-Daniel II, (1728- ), d.
    inf. 14-Daniel III, (1729-89), unm. 15-William (1730- ), unm. 16-
    Charles. 17-Stephen. 18-Anne, (1738-circa 1826), unm.; in early life
    she passed seven years in England under the patronage of her uncle,
    Daniel MOORE, Esq., M.P. (ref: MOORE, APPLETON supra, Col. John MOORE's
    will, HENSHAW's 'MOORE', by the Rt. Rev. J. P. K. HENSAHW., Bishop of
    Rhode Island. New York Colonial Documents, Vol. 6.).
    Note: - in 1664 King Charles II granted to his brother, the Duke of
    York, (afterwards James II), all the territory from the Connecticut
    River to the Delaware. The English demanded the surrender of New
    Amsterdam, now part of New York City, to which demand Governor STUYVE-
    SANT sent a defiant answer, but the municipal authorities being indis-
    posed to aid him, on Sept. 9, 1664, a treaty was signed at the above
    mansion, 'on his farm or bowery.' (the Bowery survives but the mansion
    was destroyed by fire in 1777), by which the city was surrendered to
    the English.
  • Change Date: 25 Dec 2000 at 12:30:13



    Father: John Moore Hon. b: 1658 in , , , England
    Mother: Rebecca Axtell Lady b: ABT 1660 in

    Marriage 1 Frances Lambert b: 1692 in , , , France
    • Married: 1714 in New York, New York, New York, USA
    Children
    1. Has Children Frances Moore b: 1715 in New York, New York, New York, Colonies
    2. Has No Children Rebecca Moore b: 1717 in , , New York, Colony
    3. Has No Children John Moore b: 1719 in , , New York, Colony
    4. Has No Children Susanna Moore b: 1720 in , , New York, Colony
    5. Has No Children Thomas Moore b: 1721 in , , New York, Colony
    6. Has No Children Peter Moore b: 1721 in , , New York, Colony
    7. Has Children Thomas Moore II b: 1722 in New York, New York, New York, Colony
    8. Has No Children Peter Moore II b: 1722 in , , New York, Colony
    9. Has No Children Richard Moore b: 1724 in , , New York, Colony
    10. Has No Children Susanna Moore b: 1725 in , , New York, Colony
    11. Has No Children Daniel Moore b: 1727 in , , New York, Colony
    12. Has No Children Lambert Moore b: 1727 in , , New York, Colony
    13. Has No Children Daniel Moore II b: 1728 in , , New York, Colony
    14. Has No Children Daniel Moore III b: 1729 in , , New York, Colony
    15. Has No Children William Moore b: 1730 in , , New York, Colony
    16. Has No Children Charles Moore b: ABT 1732 in , , New York, Colony
    17. Has Children Stephen Moore General b: 1734 in , , New York, Colony
    18. Has No Children Anne Moore b: 1738 in , , New York, Colony
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