Robertson Moore I

26 October 1719–1780 (Age 60)
Brunswick, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Robertson

Robertson Moore I was born on 26 October 1719, in Brunswick, Virginia, British Colonial America. He married Lucinda Austin in 1742, in Brunswick, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1780, in Brunswick, Virginia, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Robertson Moore I
1719–1780
Lucinda Austin
1722–1792
Marriage: 1742
Mary Catherine Coy Moore
1734–1817
Robertson Moore II
1746–
Peter Austin Moore
1749–1789
John Austin Moore
1756–1810
Lucy Moore
1762–1797

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1742
Brunswick, Virginia, British Colonial America
children

(5)

World Events (3)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 39

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1775

Age 56

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 57

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English more ‘moor’, ‘marsh’, ‘fen’, ‘area of uncultivated land’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.2 English: from Old French more ‘Moor’ (Latin maurus). The Latin term denoted a native of northwestern Africa, but in medieval England the word came to be used informally as a nickname for any swarthy or dark-skinned person.3 English: from a personal name (Latin Maurus ‘Moor’). This name was borne by various early Christian saints. The personal name was introduced to England by the Normans, but it was never as popular in England as it was on the Continent.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Robertson Moore, "Find A Grave Index"

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