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James Sr Moore (b. 1755, d. 05 May 1835)James Sr Moore (son of James Moore) was born 1755 in Augusta Co Va, and died 05 May 1835 in Owsely co Ky.He married (1) Elinor (Ellender) hamilton.He married (2) Elinor ( Ellender) Hamilton.He married (3) Ellinor (Ellender)Hamilton.
Notes for James Sr Moore:
James Moore and Cornelius Bowman and their families were among the
first settlers of Madison county Ky.
About 1795 James moved his family to Owsley county, where he was
the first permanent settler.
Two of his sons, Elias and James Jr, contributed land for a town.
It first became known as Moores Station, and was later renamed
Booneville. Daniel Boone was said to have camped at a Spring near
what is now the site of the local courthouse.
Boonville was incorporated as a town on Mar 1 1847
More About James Sr Moore:
Date born 2: 1755
Date born 3: 1755, England.
Children of James Sr Moore and Elinor (Ellender) hamilton are:
- +Elizabeth "Betty" Moore, b. Abt. 1786, VA, d. date unknown.
Children of James Sr Moore and Elinor ( Ellender) Hamilton are:
- +Mary "Polly" Moore, b. Abt. 1782, Va, d. 15 Sep 1872, Jackson Co Ky.
Children of James Sr Moore and Ellinor (Ellender)Hamilton are:
- +John Sr S Moore, b. 09 Jun 1777, Augusta Co Va, d. Abt. 1835, Owsely co Ky.