Person Page 757

Joseph Moore1

born about 1730/31, died 1 April 1832

Family: Agnes Shepherd Linehan (born 1735, died 9 March 1832)

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: About 1730/31; IrelandBGO2,1
  • Arrival: 1764; Charleston County, South Carolina, USABGO; Age: 331
  • Military: April 1776; South Carolina, USABGO; Enlisted in the 5th South Carolina Regiment during the Revolutionary War3,4,5
  • Residence: 1785; Georgia, USABGO4
  • Will: 18 April 1828; Monroe County, Georgia, USABGO; he was "weak in body" at the time his last will and testament was made in 1828; however, he survived until 1832, when the will was probated and recorded6
  • Death: 1 April 1832; Monroe County, Georgia, USABGO4


  1. [S488], U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s, Filby, P. William, ed. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s. Farmington Hills, MI, USA: Gale Research, 2012., Place: Charles Town, South Carolina; Year: 1764; Page Number: 47, Record for Joseph Moore
  2. [S710] FamilySearch, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index (IGI)," database, Familysearch; entry for Joseph Moore;; accessed 19 June 2016
  3. [S619] Fold3 by Ancestry, Revolutionary War Service Records, Record for Joseph Moore;,none; accessed 19 Jun 2016
  4. [S620] Elbert County Heritage Book Committee, Elbert County, Georgia Heritage, 1790-1997, Joseph Moore, pg 75; excerpt posted on Ancestry and accessed 18 Jun 2016
  5. [S621] Alex M. Hitz (Compiler), Authentic List of All Land Lottery Grants Made to Veterans of the Revolutionary War by the State of Georgia, 2nd Edition, Entry for Joseph Moore, pg 57; downloaded from the library on 19 Jun 2016
  6. [S658], Ancestry Public Member Stories, "Last Will and Testament (transcribed)" for Joseph Moore, posted by Mary Love Berryman (marylove118) on 26 Feb 2015, citing Monroe County Will Book A, 1824-1847, p. 44, 45; (; accessed 10 Oct 2017)