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Samuel Moffatt[1]

Male 1704 - 1787  (82 years)


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  • Name Samuel Moffatt 
    Gender Male 
    Born 18 July 1704  Broughshane, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Revolutionary War Veteran
    Submitter 76.138.151 
    Died 17 May 1787  Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried after 17 May 1787  Bethlehem Cemetery, Vails Gate, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13200  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 April 2009 

    Father William Moffatt,   b. about 1675, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 November 1748, Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Margaret [--?--],   b. about 1682, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 June 1746, Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Family ID F656  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Ruth Burns,   b. about 1711,   d. 5 June 1734, Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years) 
    Family ID F15955  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Anne Gregg,   b. 12 June 1716, Slush Hall, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 December 1794, Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 5 June 1735  Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. William Moffatt,   b. 17 October 1737, Perth Amboy, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 December 1810, Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Jane Moffatt
     3. Elizabeth "Betsy" Moffatt
    +4. Major Thomas Moffatt,   b. 1742,   d. 1805  (Age 63 years)
    +5. Samuel Moffatt, II,   b. 26 July 1744,   d. 14 January 1772  (Age 27 years)
    +6. Margaret Moffatt
    +7. John Moffatt,   b. 1749,   d. 1818  (Age 69 years)
     8. Anna Moffatt,   b. 1751,   d. 1835  (Age 84 years)
     9. Mary Moffatt,   b. 1753, Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Elinor (Ellen) Moffatt,   b. 1755, Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +11. Isaac Moffatt,   b. 6 May 1756,   d. 1825, Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     12. Catherine Moffatt,   b. 11 December 1758,   d. 1823, Blagg's Clove, Maybrook, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F1932  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Spelling of birthplace also given as Ballelroy and as Ballyleag, Co Antrim Samuel was six years old when he came to America. Samuel and his five sons signed the NY Association pledge of 1775 (Revolutionary War) The family moved to Blagg's Clove, Blooming Grove, Orange Co, NY in 1752, buying farm land from Edward Blagg. Samuel served a term as Overseer of the Poor in 1765. His will, proved on June 17, 1787, was the first recorded in Orange Co. Book "The Moffats of Earlier Days", p 19, indicates that Samuel Moffat bought land from Hugh Gregg, father of Anne Gregg. He joined the Woodbridge Church in 1710.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.


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