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a Mosley Moseley family of GA (not usual VA family)
Posted by: Warren Forsythe (ID *****0309) Date: August 21, 2013 at 08:41:06
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20 Aug 2013
From me Warren “Tuck” Forsythe - genealogy172 (at)
Yesterday we posted on internet, based on a decade of work, including DNA, by (details below) John E “Bo” Mosley and Janell Fleming and Karen Mosley
A tree of 56 of their grandchildren from the angle of Lucy wife of Jonathan Mosley, he born ca 1773 GA –posted at
And that whole Wilkes/Lincoln Co GA line of Mosley/Moseley posted at
You have to click on people’s names there, to get what few documentary citations I included.
Small errors will continue to be found in a tree so quickly posted on the internet in 24 hours.
The following says ancestress Mrs Lucy Moseley born ca Jan 1785 GA had maiden name ISAM/ISHAM
While I find no confirmation for that maiden name at all, I used it for convenience/speculation
Sometimes if I assert such audacious speculations on the internet, then experts may respond, who otherwise
would never have taken the time to clue me in, as to what Lucy’s origin was?
Similarly I include reasonable, but unconfirmed speculation, that Jonathan Mosley’s mother Winnie/Winifred Myrick may be descended from
a branch of late 1600s Myrick family who migrated ca 1750 from Brunswick Co VA to NC in the Granville Co/Warren Co/Bute Co/Bertie Co area.

~~Warren Forsythe for database moseley2 at


!2013aug John E “Bo” Mosley of Macon GA – purbo (at)
THE MOSLEY/MOSELEY FAMILY OF GEORGIA, a book by John Elliott "Bo" Mosley 2001
However reportedly Jonathan Moseley died there in Anderson Co TX ca 1851. Certainly by 1852 his wife in court in their former residence Bedford Co TN :
Sep 20, 1852 Bedford Co, Tenn
power of Attorney by Lucy Mosley to Absolom Mosley and Benjamin Mosley.
June Term 1858 Bedford Co, Tenn
Lucy Mosley , late a citizen of Bedford County departed
ately printed at Macon GA, page 3, 4, 5 touch this family;
!email 22 dec 2002 from janell fleming - edjanell (at)
Bo is in 2013 improving the Benj & Winifred (Myrick) Moseley/Mosley line
--following this life intestate.
Benjamin Mosley Administrator, Absolom Mosley Security.
their 14 dec 1793 Wilkes Co GA probate record
Especially using DNA in the line of their son Jonathan born ca 1773 GA
According to his 1850 US census in Anderson Co TX
Jonathan Moseley 77 born GA
Lucy Mosley 65 born VA

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