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CAUTION:  Some of the information in this GEDCOM file was obtained from census records and has not been verified.

Descendants of James MOORE Sr.

First Generation

1. James MOORE Sr. was born in 1755/1760 in Augusta Co, Virginia. He died on 14 Apr 1845 in Owsley Co, KY. He was buried in Shepherd Hill Cemetery.  James married Elinor (Ellender) Hamilton on October 9, 1775.  Elinor was the daughter of William Hamilton and Margaret Walkup.  She was born 1758 in Va, and died 1835 in Owsley Co Ky. She was buried in Shepherd Hill Cemetery.

Children of James Moore and Elinor (Ellender) Hamilton:

+ 2 M i John MOORE Sr.
  3 F ii Mary "Polly" MOORE was born about 1782 in Virginia.
+ 4 M iii William MOORE Sr.
  5 F iv Elizabeth "Betty" MOORE was born about 1786 in Virginia.
+ 6 M v James "Shifty Jim" MOORE Jr.
+ 7 M vi Elias MOORE Sr.
  8 F vii Esther MOORE was born on 1 Jan 1792 in Kentucky.
  9 F viii Isabelle MOORE was born on 2 May 1800 in Madison Co, KY.


1820 census - Clay County, Kentucky
James Moore Sr (000001-00001) age 45+
NEXT DOOR: James Moore Jr. (200010-10010) age 26-45
NEXT DOOR: Elias Moore (000100-001) age 18-26
NEXT DOOR: William Moore (310010-101) age 26-45
Pleasant Young Clay,KY 1820 page 124 (son of John Franklin Young) (000010-101) male age 26-45
Benj. Chesnut, Wm Pearl, John Barton, Jeremiah Combs, Wm . Forbush, Joseph Bledsoe, Nicholas Combs Jr, Phillip Singleton, Moses Strong, John Combs

ID: I3472
Name: James Sr MOORE
Sex: M
Birth: 1760 in Augusta Co. Virgina
Death: 1835 in Owsley Co. Kentucky
Father: William MOORE
Marriage 1 Ellender HAMILTON b: 1758
Married: 9 OCT 1775 in Virgina
John Sr MOORE b: 7 JUL 1777 in Owsley Co. Kentucky
Mary MOORE b: ABT 1782
William MOORE b: 22 SEP 1785 in Pennslyvania
Elizabeth MOORE b: ABT 1786
James Moore Jr. ABT 1787
Elias MOORE b: 11 JAN 1790 in Kentucky
Esther MOORE b: 11 JAN 1792

James_Sr MOORE (James MOORE1) was born 1755 in Augusta co Va, and died 5 MAY 1835 in Owsley co Ky. He was buried in Shepherd Hill Cemetery. He married Elinor (Ellender) HAMILTON 9 OCT 1775 in Va, daughter of William HAMILTON and Margaret WALKUP. She was born 1758 in Va, and died 1835 in Owsley co Ky. She was buried in Shepherd Hill Cemetery.

Children of James_Sr MOORE and Elinor (Ellender) HAMILTON are:+ 2 i. John_Sr S MOORE was born 9 JUN 1777 in Agusta co,Va, and died AFT 1850 in Owsley co Ky.
+ 3 ii. Mary "Polly" MOORE was born ABT 1782 in Va, and died 15 SEP 1872 in Jackson co,Ky.
+ 4 iii. William_Sr MOORE was born 22 SEP 1785 in Va, and died 16 APR 1864 in Owsley co,Ky.
+ 5 iv. Elizabeth "Betty" MOORE was born ABT 1786 in Va, and died 31 JAN 1850 in Owsley,Ky.
+ 6 v. James_Jr "Shifty_Jim" MOORE was born 2 MAR 1787 in Va, and died 14 APR 1845 in Shepherd cem..
+ 7 vi. Elias_Sr MOORE was born 11 JAN 1790 in Ky, and died 1865 in Owsley co,Ky.
+ 8 vii. Esther MOORE was born 1 JAN 1792 in Ky, and died 25 JUN 1852 in Owsley co,Ky.
+ 9 viii. Isabelle MOORE was born 2 MAY 1800 in Madison co,Ky, and died 1891 in Breathitt co,Ky.

Message board:
James Moore and Ellender Hamilton are also my
ggggg-grandparents. I am a descendant of their granddaughter Nancy
Moore who married Wesley Reynolds. The Owsley county Moore line is not
connected to the Moses Moore/James Moore line out of Greene Co as far as
I can tell.

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.

Moores in Augusta Co VA:
1. Moore, Isaac Augusta 1800 PersonalB 19
2. Moore, John Augusta 1800 PersonalA 18
3. Moore, David Augusta 1800 PersonalA 19
4. Moore, William Augusta 1790 PersonalC 09
5. Moore, William Augusta 1790 PersonalC 10
6. Moore, Samuel Augusta 1800 PersonalB 21
7. Moore, William Augusta 1800 PersonalA 17
8. Moore, Peter Augusta 1800 PersonalB 19
9. Moore, John Augusta 1800 PersonalA 19
10. Moore, John Augusta 1800 PersonalB 19

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