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Eber Moffit[1]

Male 1814 - 1865  (51 years)


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  • Name Eber Moffit 
    Gender Male 
    Born 16 January 1814  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 15 August 1865  Alaska, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I63571  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 January 2006 

    Father Eber Moffitt,   b. 1789, Stephentown, Rensselaer Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Nancy King,   b. 8 August 1784, Stephentown, Rensselaer Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 February 1858, Stephentown, Rensselaer Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F44535  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Nancy Jane Linsey,   b. 18 March 1822, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 March 1899, Alaska, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 30 June 1839  Fairfield Twp., Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Eber and Nancy moved with their children to Alaska,Michigan in 1846. Eber is listed as one of the orginal settlers of the area in the History of Kent County. On 2/1/1848 Eber purchased from United States Land Office in Ionia, Michigan 80 acres in Caladonia Township, Kent County,Michigan which is discribed as follows. S1/2NE Section2 Township 5 North Range 10 west. This is located on the east side of Wittneyville Road between 60th Street and 66th Street [1]
    Children 
    +1. Lester Moffit,   b. 1841, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Jullietta Moffit,   b. 1843, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907, Alaska, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +3. Jasper Moffit,   b. 1844,   d. 1922, Caledonia, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +4. Newton T Moffit,   b. 9 September 1846, Fairfield Twp., Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 August 1922, Manton, Wexford Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +5. Edmond G Moffit,   b. 30 January 1849, Alaska, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 March 1913  (Age 64 years)
    +6. Hannah Moffit,   b. 7 September 1851, Alaska, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 November 1895, Alaska, Kent Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     7. Phillip Moffit,   b. 1854
     8. Eber Moffit,   b. 1856
     9. Solomon Moffit,   b. 14 June 1857
    +10. Ben JC Moffit,   b. 1858,   d. 1924  (Age 66 years)
    +11. Hilbert W Moffit,   b. 1860,   d. 1938  (Age 78 years)
    +12. Douglas Edward Moffit,   b. 1863,   d. 1927  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F44504  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [Broderbund Family Archive #255, Ed. 1, Land Records AL, AR, FL, LA, MI, MN, OH, WI 1790-1907, Date of Import: Dec 16, 2000, Internal Ref. #1.255.1.44058.13]

      Patentee Name: Moffit, Eber
      Accession Number: MI2670__.199
      State: Michigan
      Volume: 2670
      Page: 199
      Document Number: 6211
      Land Office: Ionia
      Aliquot Part Reference: S1/2NE
      Section Number: 2
      Township: 5 North
      Range: 10 West
      Meridian/Survey Area: Michigan Principal Meridian
      Act/Treaty Authorizing Sale: Sale-Cash Entries
      Date Signed: Feb 1, 1848
      Acreage: 80.00

      Signed: Yes, the document on file at the BLM contains a signature.

      Fractional Section: Yes, section 2, ot which this land record refers, is factional due to the presence of a geographical feature such as a lake, pond, river, etc.

      [Broderbund Family Archive #255, Ed. 1, Land Records AL, AR, FL, LA, MI, MN, OH, WI 1790-1907, Date of Import: Dec 16, 2000, Internal Ref. #1.255.1.44058.12]

      Patentee Name: Moffit, Diana
      Accession Number: MI2700__.311
      State: Michigan
      Volume: 2700
      Page: 311
      Document Number: 7856
      Land Office: Ionia
      Aliquot Part Reference: N1/2NE
      Section Number: 4
      Township: 5 North
      Range: 10 West
      Meridian/Survey Area: Michigan Principal Meridian
      Act/Treaty Authorizing Sale: Sale-Cash Entries
      Date Signed: Mar 10, 1852
      Acreage: 78.00

      Signed: Yes, the document on file at the BLM contains a signature.

      Fractional Section: Yes, section 4, ot which this land record refers, is factional due to the presence of a geographical feature such as a lake, pond, river, etc.

  • Sources 
    1. [S643] FTM file Descendants of William Moffatt, from Keith Moffit, Middleville, Michigan.


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