Frederick Moss

about 1772–13 January 1852 (Age 80)

The Life Summary of Frederick

Frederick Moss was born about 1772, in England. He married Barbara Barry about 1796, in Franklin, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Pickens, Pickens, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Pickens, South Carolina, United States in 1850. He died on 13 January 1852, in Fair Play, Oconee, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fair Play, Oconee, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Moss
Barbara Barry
Marriage: about 1796
Mary Moss
Susan Caroline Moss
Nancy Jane Moss
Martha Patsy Moss
William T Moss
Jeney Moss
Samuel Moss
Harriet C. Moss
Elizabeth Moss
Elizabeth Moss

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1796Franklin, Georgia, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1775 · The Shot Heard Around the World
    Age 3
    "On April 18, 1775, a shot known as the ""shot heard around the world"" was fired between American colonists and British troops in Lexington, Massachusetts. This began the American War for Independence. Fifteen months later, Thomas Jefferson penned the Declaration of Independence. The Treaty of Paris was signed in September 1783 which ended the war. The colonies were no longer under British rule. Many who fought for the British fled to Canada, the West Indies, and some to England."
    Age 4
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 22
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 26430;2007: 56357; 2010: 76908)English: topographic name from Middle English mos ‘moss, bog’ (Old English mos), for someone who lived at a boggy place, or a habitational name from one or other of the many places so called, such as Moss (Yorkshire), Mose in Quatford (Shropshire), and Moze (Essex).English: variant of Moyse .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Frederick Moss in household of Unknown, "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 "
    • Fed Moss, "United States Census, 1810"
    • Moss, "Find A Grave Index"

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