Moses Hoggatt

Brief Life History of Moses

When Moses Hoggatt was born on 3 September 1767, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States, his father, Pvt. John Hoggatt, was 29 and his mother, Ruth Beals, was 30. He married Deborah Lamb in 1789, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Randolph, North Carolina, United States in 1800 and Vigo, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1836, in Prairieton, Prairieton Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Indiana, United States.

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Moses Hoggatt
Deborah Lamb
Marriage: 1789
Miriam Hockett
Edith Hockett
Rachel Hockett
Julia Ann Hockett
Robert Hoggatt
Aaron Hoggatt
Indiana Hockett
Hemilius Hoggatt

Sources (8)

  • Moses Hoggatt, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Moses Hoggatt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Moses Hoggatt in entry for Robertt Hoggatt and Mary Johnson, "Indiana, Church Records, 1743-1966"

World Events (8)


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


North Carolina is the 12th state.

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Hoggard .

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

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