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Hosea or Josha or Hosha or Hoshea or John Moffet or Moffitt

Male 1787 - 1857  (69 years)


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  • Name Hosea or Josha or Hosha or Hoshea or John Moffet or Moffitt  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Alternate Birth 1787  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Born 25 March 1787  Northfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Census 20 August 1850  Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • District No 143 Bristol in the County of Trumbull State of Ohio enumerated by me, on the 20th August 1850-Page 17-
      Hoshea    Moffitt     63  M  Farmer        $1800      State of N Y
      Anna Moffitt 62 F Virginia
      Diana Schultz 10 F Indiana
      Martin Moffitt 8 M Iowa
    Submitter 259,664+ 
    Submitter 825 
    Died 18 January 1857  North Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Originally entered as “No Bristolville, Trumbull, OH”. From the USGS it seems that it would be either of North Bristol, or Bristolville. There is no North Bristolville in Trumbull County - Roger 22 December 2005
    Buried after 18 January 1857  Farmington Twp., Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I22335  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 23 March 2010 

    Father Rev. John Moffat or Moffet, III,   b. 2 October 1760, North Hampton, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 December 1810, Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Abigail Swift,   b. 13 November 1764, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 June 1839, Bristol Twp., Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Family ID F7933  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Mary "Polly" Porter,   b. 22 April 1788, Montgomery, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 January 1830, North Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 6 November 1806  Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Edwin Moffet,   b. 29 February 1808, Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 January 1852  (Age 43 years)
     2. Lucinda Moffet,   b. 12 February 1812, Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 September 1884  (Age 72 years)
     3. Julia Adaline Moffet,   b. 9 February 1814, Herkimer, Herkimer Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892  (Age 77 years)
     4. Louisa or Eliza Moffet,   b. 11 July 1816, Orleans Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 January 1899  (Age 82 years)
    +5. Orlando Moffet,   b. 13 September 1818, Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 February 1875, Topeka, Shawnee Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +6. Erastus Root Moffet,   b. 30 January 1821, Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 December 1901  (Age 80 years)
    +7. Chauncey Moffet,   b. 25 January 1825, Oppenheim, Montgomery Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. about 1865, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    +8. Dr. Charles Wesley “Charlie” Moffett,   b. 28 June 1827, Fulton, Oswego Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 August 1904, Montour, Tama Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     9. Amanda Melissa Moffet,   b. 1 January 1830, Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 June 1861  (Age 31 years)
    Family ID F14552  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Anna Huddle,   b. 1788 
    Married 30 May 1830  Warren, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Diana Moffet,   b. 1840, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. about 1892  (Age 52 years)
     2. Martin Moffet,   b. 1842, Orlandos, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 February 1851  (Age 9 years)
    Family ID F7871  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1850 US Federal Census for Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA
    1850 US Federal Census for Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA
    Census shows Hoshea Moffitt with his wife Anna, Diana Schultz, and a Martin Moffitt, born in Iowa, presumably Hoshea's son Martin born in 1842.

  • Notes 
    • Birthplace also given (by a different source) as Northfield, CT (part of Litchfield); thirdly as Stratton, VT; also as Fulton, Oppenheim Co, NY
      Gary Morfitt has surname spelled "Moffitt"
      Hoshea was born in the Vermont wilderness.
      Carolyn Lawrence (#1088) not sure whether birthplace was Stratton, VT or Oppenheim, NY. Kaufman says Oppenheim, Fulton, NY

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

    2. [S1963] Chapter 12 of a Family History titled “Connaught & Moffat Arms, and Descents”, submitted by Richard Stuart, page 92 gives name as Josha.

    3. [S1968] Page from a bible titled “Records found in Bible of John Moffet”, scanned images and printed copies submitted by Richard Stuart of Yeochrie.

    4. [S2299] 1850 US Federal Census for Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA, gives name as Hoshea Moffitt.

    5. [S2299] 1850 US Federal Census for Bristol, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA.

    6. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.


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