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John Moffitt

Male 1771 - 1850  (79 years)


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  • Name John Moffitt  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 12 January 1771  Chatham Co., North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died September 1850  Chillicothe, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I49299  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 June 2004 

    Father Hugh Moffitt,   b. about 1740, Londonderry, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1800, Chillicothe, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Hannah Davis,   b. 14 May 1743, probably, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 August 1829, Richmond, Wayne Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F33642  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Lydia Cox,   b. 6 May 1777, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 September 1850, Chillicothe, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 29 October 1795  Jefferson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Originally entered as “Jefferson, TN” - could be either of Jefferson, DeKalb Co., Tennessee or Jefferson County, Tennessee - Roger 25 June 2004
    Children 
    +1. William Moffitt,   b. 1796, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 February 1845  (Age 49 years)
     2. Hannah Moffitt,   b. about 1798,   d. about 1821, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years)
    +3. Julia Atha Moffitt,   b. 1801, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Chillicothe, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +4. John Moffitt, Jr.,   b. 2 November 1802, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 March 1882, Chillicothe, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +5. Josiah Moffitt,   b. about 1804, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 April 1885, Wyoming, Stark Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
    +6. Hugh Moffitt,   b. 10 July 1806, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 January 1883, Henry, Marshall Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +7. Jeremiah Moffitt,   b. Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 April 1857, Chillicothe, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. James Moffitt,   b. 13 December 1812, Richmond, ? Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 June 1843, Richmond, ? Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     9. Catherine Moffitt,   b. 17 July 1817, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 February 1840, Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +10. Jesse Moffitt,   b. 24 April 1820, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 November 1856, Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    +11. Abner Moffitt,   b. about 1821, Ross Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, Chillicothe, Peoria Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
    Family ID F33970  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The publication "Davis: A Quaker Family", by Eleanor M. Davis gives marriage date of 1797; a second source has it Oct 1795. In 1837-38 they moved tp Chillicothe, Peoria Co, IL to be near their children. John was a millwright,farmer, shoemaker, cabinetmaker, hatter and blacksmith. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Original Riders GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.


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