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Captain Robert Moffett[1]

Male 1743 - 1816  (73 years)


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  • Name Robert Moffett 
    Name Prefix Captain 
    Gender Male 
    Born 17 March 1743  Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 26 June 1743  Tinkling Spring Church, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Revolutionary War Veteran
    Submitter 237 
    Died June 1816  Woodford, Woodford Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2319  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 April 2009 

    Father Lt. John Moffett,   b. about 1712, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 February 1749, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Mother Mary Christian,   b. 1717, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. after 1784, New Castle, Fayette Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 68 years) 
    Family ID F2886  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Jean Hanna,   b. 29 November 1743, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 March 1814, Woodford, Woodford Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 11 January 1763  Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Rev. William Moffett,   b. 1764, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. John Moffett,   b. about 1765, Botetourt Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 August 1836, Piqua, Miami Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
    +3. George Moffett,   b. 2 July 1768, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 August 1831, Piqua, Miami Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +4. Mary Moffett,   b. 8 October 1770, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 July 1816, Piqua, Miami Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     5. Hannah Moffett,   b. 1772, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Charlestown, Clark Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Catherine Moffett,   b. 1774, Augusta Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 August 1828, Charlestown, Clark Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    +7. Robert Moffett, Jr.,   b. 22 April 1776, Fincastle, Botetourt Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 March 1841, Trimble Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +8. Alexander Moffett,   b. about 1779, Montgomery Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Jane Moffett,   b. January 1789, Woodford Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. March 1839, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
    Family ID F4081  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Planter, Long Hunter; named as administrator in will of brother-in-law Alexander Hanna of Lincoln Co KY; Sources: Annals of Augusta Co VA by Lyman Chalkey; Woodford Co KY Land and Probate Records; Montgomery Co VA Court Records. Captain 1783, Montgomery Co VA Militia, American Revolution; Scout in Lord Dunmore's War.
      Robert married Mary McDowell about 1765.
      Res Augusta Co., VA; to Greenbrier Co., W. VA; to Woodford Co., KY, to Jessamine Co., KY.
      Farmer; Elder Prebyterian Church; sold Augusta Co. land Sept 8, 1766.
      Was a Captain in the Revolutionary War.
      Planter, Long Hunter; named as administrator in will of brother-in-law Alexander Hanna of Lincoln Co KY; Sources: Annals of Augusta Co VA by Lyman Chalkey; Woodford Co KY Land and Probate Records; Montgomery Co VA Court Records. Captain 1783, Montgomery Co VA Militia, American Revolution; Scout in Lord Dunmore's War.
      Robert married Mary McDowell about 1765.
      See Notes of Robert's father John Moffett for further source information.

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


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