Would love enlightenment from Moore surname researchers who have already determined if these Moores are the same family.
Who was the John Moore of Guilford County, NC on Belews/Balues Creek? He died before 1797 and his heirs sold that land.
My ancestor is Sarah Moore, born 4 Dec. 1768. Was she this John Moore’s daughter? Sarah Moore married James Maxwell in 1802 in Blount County, Tennessee. This Sarah Moore connects to other Moores there. Page 360A (Thursday 25 Nov 1802 is date on prior page 359)
"a power of attorney from
Alexander Moor (Referred to as Alex D. Moore in one record)
Jane or June Moor,
Margrett Moore to
Thomas Moore was proven in open court, all but
Robert Moore - by
James Scott, the subscribing witness thereto."
In earlier Guilford Co.NC, there is a deed record:
Thos. Moore Et Al to James Knott
Book 6, page 361 Guilford Co., NC Deeds
This indenture was made the 26th day of September in the twenty first year of our Independence & in the year of our Lord (1797) one Thousand Seven hundred & Ninety Seven between THOS. MOORE, ALEX.D MOORE, TINAN MOORE, MARY MOORE Senr., SARAH MOORE, MARY MOORE Junr., MARGARET MOORE all of the county of Guilford & State of North Carolina joint tenants & heirs of JOHN MOORE Senr. Dec.d of the one part to JAMES KNOTT of the other part Witnesseth the said THOS. MOORE, ALEX.D MOORE, TINAN MOORE, MARY MOORE Senr., SARAH MOORE, MARY MOORE Junr., MARGARET MOORE
Another deed in Guilford County, NC :
Robert & James Moore to William McKimsey
Book 6, page 536 Guilford Co., NC Deeds
This indenture made this the 16th? day of October & in the twenty first year of our independence and in the year of our Lord (1797) one thousand seven hundred & ninety seven between ROBT. MOORE of Severe County & JAMES MOORE of Blunt County & state of Tennessee of the one part and WILLIAM McKIMSEY of Stokes County & State of North Carolina affsd. of the other
This data was also found in Guilford County, NC
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JOHN MOORE being bound to appear to this Court to answer a charge of misprison of. Treason appeared accordingly and was further bound in the sum of L1,000 for his appearance at next Court. Justin Knott, Charles Bruce and Thomas Henderson his bail. (Justin Knott was John Moore’s neighbor on Belews/Balues Creek.) Why was he charged for misprision of Treason? Other records show he paid a fine of $100.
Any information welcome!
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