Joseph Murdock/Moredock/Moredock was born 1786 in Virginia. He migrated to Eastern Ohio(Belmont-Monroe-Noble-Washington counties) sometime after 1800.He served in war of 1812 with a unit from Belmont county.He was first married to Rachel Moore date unknown.I believe from this union were the following children. Theopolis-David-Israel-Joseph-Abraham-Mary-Thomas.Henry At a date unknown Rachel died and he married a Elizabeth Van Horn From this marriage were the following children Pearson-Lavisa-E.W. and Sarah. About 1853 the family migrated to Windsor twp., Lawrence county, Ohio.Joseph died about 1866 in Windsor twp and is buried there.I would love to here from the descendants of thsi family.By the way my lineage is throught Josephs and Rachel son Thomas who married Jemima Mooney d/o Jacob and Mary Ann Hughes Mooney.