John MOORE    1611 - 21 Feb 1675 BIRTH: 1611, Essex County,England DEATH: 21 Feb 1675, Sudbury,MA Family 1 : Elizabeth ? MARRIAGE: BEF 1635, England +Elizabeth MOORE +John MOORE Family 2 : Elizabeth RICE Wiliam MOORE Mary MOORE Lydia MOORE +Jacob MOORE +Joseph MOORE +Benjamin MOORE INDEX
 John Moore was born in Essex County, England in 1611. He died June 6, 1674. H was reported to have come to America on the ship "Planter". He left England April 10, 1635 and arrived in Boston, MA on June 7, 1635. In September of 1642 he purchased land near Sudbury, MA from Deacon Edmund Rice. Rice was born in England in 1594. John must have married his first wife, Elizabeth, in England and brought her and their daughter with him to America. She must have died shortly after the birth of their son as he married a second time in 1639 or 40 to Elizabeth Whale. She was born in 1627 and died Dec. 14, 1690. She was the daughter of Philemon Whale of Colchester, Essex County, England. Philemon was married three times. His first wife, Elizabeth, died in Sudbury, MA in 1647. Philemon died Feb. 21, 1676. John Moore and his first wife had 2 children. John and second wife had 6 children. They are all listed in his will.
 ---- taken from: " Some Ancestors and Descendants of Rev. Thomas Moore" compile by Fuschia R. Heglin, Secretary of the Moore-Downey-Cowger Reunion. 1st edition, 1987, Book # 29.