Peter DeMoss

25 October 1719–about 1885 (Age 165)
Saint Johns Parish, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter DeMoss was born on 25 October 1719, in Saint Johns Parish, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, Louis Demoss Dumas II, was 38 and his mother, Catherine Callet, was 26. He married Mary Norris about 1738, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died about 1885, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 166.

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Peter DeMoss
Mary Norris
Marriage: about 1738
Charles DeMoss

Spouse and Children

about 1738
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States


    Charles DeMoss


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+6 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 57

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

Age 57

Maryland is the 7th state.

Age 85

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Peter De Moss -
  • Louis (DuMas)(DeMos) Death: 9 Mar 1742/43 in Opecan Parish, Orange Co., Virginia.
  • Children of Louis DeMoss II and Catherine Callet

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