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Re: Clarks of Buncombe County
Posted by: Richard Simerly (ID *****6054) Date: June 20, 2011 at 12:25:03
In Reply to: Clarks of Buncombe County by K Evans of 1447

This will help, Purley Drake died at a hospital in Nashville during the civil war. I recently visited his grave at the National Cemetery.

Descendants of John Moore


Generation No. 1

       1. John2 Moore (James or Walter1) was born 25 Jan 1762 in Lancaster County PA or York County South Carolina, and died 12 Nov 1828 in Rutherford County North Carolina. He married Jane Patton 24 Aug 1786 in York District South Carolina, daughter of Thomas Patton and Margeret Irwin. She was born 30 Jan 1767 in Craven County South Carolina, and died 01 Apr 1856 in Macon County North Carolina buried at the First Methodist.
       
Children of John Moore and Jane Patton are:
       2       i.       Arminella Oats3 Moore, born 25 Jul 1787 in Burke Co. now Buncombe Co North carolina or South Carolina; died in . She married Humphreys.
+       3       ii.       Margeret Erwin Moore, born 11 Apr 1789 in Burke County North Carolina now Buncombe Co..
       4       iii.       Elizabeth Moore, born 19 Oct 1792 in Buncombe County North Carolina; died Bet. 1850 - 1860 in Macon County North Carolina. She married William Hood 21 Mar 1833 in Macon County North Carolina; born Bet. 1775 - 1776 in South Carolina; died Aft. 1850 in Macon County North Carolina.
+       5       iv.       James Moore, born 19 Jul 1794 in Buncombe County North Carolina; died 10 Aug 1868 in Blount County Tennessee, Middlesettlements.
+       6       v.       Sarah Sussanah Moore, born 12 Jan 1797 in Buncombe County North Carolina; died Aft. 1870 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements.
       7       vi.       John Moore, born 30 Apr 1799 in Buncombe County North Carolina; died Aft. 1870 in Macon County North Carolina. He married (1) Katherine Watson; born Bet. 1796 - 1797 in Rutherford County North Carolina; died 1864. He married (2) Catherine (Kathy) Cunningham; born 04 Jun 1802 in Buncombe Co., NC; died Aft. 1853 in Macon Co., NC. He married (3) Margeret Guyer 04 Nov 1864 in Macon County North Carolina; born Bet. 1809 - 1810 in North Carolina.
+       8       vii.       Jane Moore, born 20 Dec 1801 in Buncombe County North Carolina; died Aft. 1870 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
+       9       viii.       Thomas Patton Moore, born 22 Jul 1804 in Buncombe County North Carolina; died 17 May 1895 in Macon County North Carolina.
       10       ix.       Tilenius Moore, born 02 May 1807 in Burke County North Carolina; died Aft. 1860 in Yell County Arkansas. He married (1) Ann. He married (2) Nancy Cochran 18 Jul 1831 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       11       x.       Mary Davenport Moore, born 12 Feb 1810 in Burke County North Carolina; died Aft. 1870 in Blount County Tennessee.


Generation No. 2

       3. Margeret Erwin3 Moore (John2, James or Walter1) was born 11 Apr 1789 in Burke County North Carolina now Buncombe Co.. She married Silas R. Melton 06 Dec 1812 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       
Child of Margeret Moore and Silas Melton is:
       12       i.       Amy4 Melton, born Bet. 1831 - 1832 in Rutherford County North Carolina.


       5. James3 Moore (John2, James or Walter1) was born 19 Jul 1794 in Buncombe County North Carolina, and died 10 Aug 1868 in Blount County Tennessee, Middlesettlements. He married (1) Betty McSwain. He married (2) Elizabeth Blankenship 10 Feb 1818 in Rutherford County North Carolina, daughter of Elisha Blankenship and Susannah Ross. She was born 22 Feb 1796.
       
Children of James Moore and Elizabeth Blankenship are:
       13       i.       Susanna W.4 Moore, born 19 Jan 1819 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       14       ii.       John Moore, born 01 Sep 1820 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       15       iii.       Elizabeth Moore, born 04 Jan 1822 in Rutherford County North Carolina; died 11 Oct 1871 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements.
       16       iv.       David H Moore, born 16 Sep 1824 in Blount County Tennessee.
       17       v.       Jane P Moore, born 08 Nov 1825 in Blount County Tennessee.
       18       vi.       Sallie S. Moore, born 10 Mar 1827 in Blount County Tennessee.
       19       vii.       Nancy P. Moore, born 08 Aug 1828 in Blount County Tennessee.
       20       viii.       Mary A. Moore, born 04 Jul 1830 in Blount County Tennessee.
+       21       ix.       Elisha Blankenship Moore, born 05 Oct 1832 in Blount County Tennessee; died 22 Feb 1914 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements.


       6. Sarah Sussanah3 Moore (John2, James or Walter1) was born 12 Jan 1797 in Buncombe County North Carolina, and died Aft. 1870 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements. She married Hiram Clark 17 Oct 1820 in Rutherford County North Carolina, son of Thomas Clark and Mabil Clarke. He was born Bet. 1794 - 1797 in North Carolina, and died 1848 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       
Children of Sarah Moore and Hiram Clark are:
       22       i.       Clark4, born 1821 in Burke County North Carolina.
       23       ii.       Clark, born 1823 in Burke County North Carolina.
       24       iii.       Clark, born 1827 in Burke County North Carolina.
+       25       iv.       Hiram John Clark, born 1829 in Burke County North Carolina; died in Blount County Tennessee.
+       26       v.       Wesley H. Clark, born 1832 in Blount County Tennessee; died in Blount County Tennessee.
       27       vi.       Clark, born 1833 in Blount County Tennessee.
+       28       vii.       Sarah Jane Clark, born 1835 in Blount County Tennessee; died 1892 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements.


       8. Jane3 Moore (John2, James or Walter1) was born 20 Dec 1801 in Buncombe County North Carolina, and died Aft. 1870 in Rutherford County North Carolina. She married James Watson 12 Aug 1834 in Rutherford County North Carolina. He was born Bet. 1794 - 1795 in Rutherford County North Carolina, and died Bet. 1860 - 1870 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       
Children of Jane Moore and James Watson are:
       29       i.       George4 Watson, born 1837 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       30       ii.       Mary Watson, born 1841 in Rutherford County North Carolina.
       31       iii.       Isabella Watson, born 1846 in Rutherford County North Carolina.


       9. Thomas Patton3 Moore (John2, James or Walter1) was born 22 Jul 1804 in Buncombe County North Carolina, and died 17 May 1895 in Macon County North Carolina. He married Elizabeth Higgins 08 Feb 1828 in Rutherford County North Carolina, daughter of John Higgins and Sophia Porter. She was born 01 Mar 1810 in Rutherford County North Carolina, and died 01 Jul 1889 in Macon County North Carolina.
       
Children of Thomas Moore and Elizabeth Higgins are:
       32       i.       John E.4 Moore, born Bet. 1830 - 1831 in Macon County North Carolina; died Aft. 1850.
       33       ii.       Sophia S. Moore, born Bet. 1832 - 1833 in Macon County North Carolina; died Aft. 1850.
       34       iii.       Thomas H. Moore, born Bet. 1835 - 1836 in Macon County North Carolina; died Aft. 1850. He married Ellender Bird.
       35       iv.       Jesse S. Moore, born 05 May 1838 in Macon County North Carolina; died 03 Apr 1900 in Macon County North Carolina.
       36       v.       Elizabeth L. Moore, born 1840 in Macon County North Carolina; died 1877. She married Stephen Porter.
       37       vi.       Rebecca S. Moore, born 1842 in Macon County North Carolina. She married (1) Lorenzo Drake. She married (2) William W. Rankin.
       38       vii.       James Tilenius Moore, born 1850 in Macon County North Carolina. He married Mattie C. Sherrill.
       39       viii.       Mary M Moore, born 08 Aug 1852 in Macon County North Carolina; died 14 Jul 1862.


Generation No. 3

       21. Elisha Blankenship4 Moore (James3, John2, James or Walter1) was born 05 Oct 1832 in Blount County Tennessee, and died 22 Feb 1914 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements. He married Sarah Rotilda Jones 30 Oct 1856 in Blount County Tennesee. She was born 06 Oct 1838 in Blount County Tennessee, and died 21 Mar 1873 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements.
       
Children of Elisha Moore and Sarah Jones are:
       40       i.       Elijah5 Moore, born 27 Mar 1860 in Blount County Tennessee; died 16 Jul 1937 in Blount County Tennessee. He married Mary Ann Edmondson.
       41       ii.       William Moore, born 1862 in Blount County Tennessee.
       42       iii.       P. Everett Moore, born 1865 in Blount County Tennessee. He married Susie Mitchell.
       43       iv.       George Dallas Moore, born 1867 in Blount County Tennessee. He married Josie Mae Jenkins.
       44       v.       Elisha Houston Moore, born 03 Oct 1869 in Blount County Tennessee; died 09 Feb 1950 in Blount County Tennessee.


       25. Hiram John4 Clark (Sarah Sussanah3 Moore, John2, James or Walter1) was born 1829 in Burke County North Carolina, and died in Blount County Tennessee. He married Martha Jane Evans 24 Sep 1851 in Macon County North Carolina. She was born 1834 in North Carolina.
       
Children of Hiram Clark and Martha Evans are:
       45       i.       Samuel Nathan5 Clark, born 1852 in North Carolina. He married Mary Ann Josephine (Josie) Simerly 04 Dec 1870 in Blount County Tennesee; born Aug 1852 in Blount County Tennessee; died Bet. 1933 - 1938 in Oilton, Creek County, Oklahoma.
       46       ii.       John W. Clark, born 1854 in North Carolina.
       47       iii.       Margaret Clark, born 1859 in Blount County Tennessee.
       48       iv.       Mary F. Clark, born 1861 in Blount County Tennessee.
       49       v.       Manda J. Clark, born 1863 in Blount County Tennessee.
       50       vi.       Ellen J. Clark, born 1865 in Blount County Tennessee.
       51       vii.       James L. Clark, born 1867 in Blount County Tennessee.


       26. Wesley H.4 Clark (Sarah Sussanah3 Moore, John2, James or Walter1) was born 1832 in Blount County Tennessee, and died in Blount County Tennessee. He married Mary B. Chambers. She was born 1839 in Blount County Tennessee.
       
Children of Wesley Clark and Mary Chambers are:
       52       i.       Francis A.5 Clark, born 1854 in Blount County Tennessee.
       53       ii.       Mary W. Clark, born 1856 in Blount County Tennessee.
       54       iii.       Marley Rebecca Clark, born 1857 in Blount County Tennessee.
       55       iv.       Mandy E. Clark, born 1859 in Blount County Tennessee.
       56       v.       John Wesley Clark, born 1861 in Blount County Tennessee.
       57       vi.       Hiram F. Clark, born 1865 in Blount County Tennessee.
       58       vii.       Sarah A. Clark, born 1867 in Blount County Tennessee.
       59       viii.       Margaret Clark, born 1869 in Blount County Tennessee.


       28. Sarah Jane4 Clark (Sarah Sussanah3 Moore, John2, James or Walter1) was born 1835 in Blount County Tennessee, and died 1892 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements. She married Purley E. Drake 30 Oct 1851 in Macon County North Carolina, son of Thomas Drake and Racheal Page. He was born 26 Jan 1831 in Person County North Carolina, and died 06 Apr 1863 in Civil War, Died in camp, Nashville Tennessee, Buried at the National Cemetery.
       
Children of Sarah Clark and Purley Drake are:
       60       i.       Mary Elizabeth5 Drake, born 06 May 1853 in Macon County North Carolina; died 23 Apr 1892 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Middlesettlements. She married Solomon (Silas) Everett Simerly 24 Nov 1870 in Blount County Tennessee; born 21 Dec 1852 in Blount County Tennessee; died 21 Jan 1921 in Blount County Tennessee.
       61       ii.       William Thomas Drake, born 21 Oct 1855 in Macon County North Carolina; died 26 Nov 1937 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Shady Grove. He married Mary Purkey 28 Jul 1874 in Blount County Tennessee; born 06 Sep 1857 in Blount County Tennessee; died 12 May 1910 in Blount County Tennessee.
       62       iii.       Charles E. Drake, born Oct 1858 in Macon County North Carolina; died in Knox County Tennessee. He married (1) Lizzie. He married (2) Rachael C. Perkeypile 16 Nov 1876 in Blount County Tennessee; born 02 May 1860 in Blount County Tennessee; died 17 Oct 1904 in Blount County Tennessee, Buried at Shady Grove.
       63       iv.       James R. Drake, born 25 Apr 1861 in Macon County North Carolina; died Aft. 1900 in Blount County Tennessee. He married Sarah A. Finger 27 Jun 1879 in Blount County Tennessee; born 15 Apr 1860 in Iron County Missouri; died 03 Oct 1902 in Blount County Tennessee.



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