David Moore

about 1739–
Bridgehampton, Southampton, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life Summary of David

When David Moore was born about 1739, in Bridgehampton, Southampton, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, Daniel Moore, was 31 and his mother, Anne Sayre, was 31. He married Bathiah Cutler on 30 March 1769, in Morristown, Morris, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died in Morristown, Morris, New Jersey, United States.

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David Moore
Bathiah Cutler
Marriage: 30 March 1769
Stephen Moore
Nancy Moore
Rachel Moore
Phebe Moore
Loammi Moore

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 March 1769Morristown, Morris, New Jersey, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 37
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 38
    Post office est. Oct 5, 1777
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 61
    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.

    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 (6)

    • David Moor in entry for Rachel Moor, "New Jersey, Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
    • David Moor, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"
    • Legacy NFS Source: David Moore -

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