Posted By:Laird Moore
Subject:Re: John and Henry Moore 1840 census
Post Date:February 04, 2011 at 14:32:47
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Forum:Sussex County, VA Genealogy Forum
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Martha what you have there I believe is my grdfather John Holt Moore who married Elizabeth Parsons he was born 1802 and died 1849 his one son John Thomas Holt Moore b. 1843. John Thomas served in the Sussex Light Dragoons with Benjamin Marable . Benjamin was killed at Gettysburg . J.T.H.Moore came back from the war to Sussex and married Mary Elizabeth Graves the daughter of Crosher Graves. Crosher had married as his third wife a Marable . J.T.H.Moore named one of his sons Benjamin after his dead friend and a daughter Anne Christian Moore after his wife's sister Martha Christian Graves .