Jane Moore

1797–after 1869 (Age 72)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Moore was born in 1797, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Israel Moore, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Wallace, was 20. She married John Carroll Hunt on 3 October 1816, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died after 1869, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 8202, and was buried in Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Carroll Hunt
Jane Moore
Marriage: 3 October 1816
Josiah Hunt
Susan Hunt
William Carroll Hunt
Emily A. Hunt
Mary Jane Hunt
Elijah C Hunt
Hartwell H Hunt
George W. Hunt
Mary E. Hunt
Emily A Hunt
Andrew Hunt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 October 1816Wilson, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1799 · Gold Nuggets Found
    Age 2
    "In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 3
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 22
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English more ‘moor, marsh, fen’ (Old English mōr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in such a place, or a habitational name from any of various places called with this word, as for example Moore in Cheshire or More in Shropshire.English (of Norman origin): ethnic name from Old French more ‘Moor’, either someone from North Africa or, more often, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a Moor. Compare Morrell and Moreau .English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English personal name More (Old French More, Maur, Latin Maurus), originally denoting either ‘Moor’ or someone with a swarthy complexion (compare Morrell , Morrin , Morris , and sense 2 above). There was a 6th-century Christian saint of this name.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Jane Hunt in household of John Hunt, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Jane Moore, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • Jennie Moore in entry for H. H. Hunt, "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955"

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