Elizabeth Moss

about 1712–
York, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Moss was born about 1712, in York, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, John Moss, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Moore, was 34. She married John Adduston Rogers Sr. about 1725, in Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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John Burcher
1719–1756
Elizabeth Moss
1712–
Marriage: before 1737
James Burcher
1737–1771
John Moss Burcher
1736–1782
mary Burcher
1738–
Ann Burcher
1742–
Clara Burcher
1745–

Spouse and Children

    John Burcher

    Male1719–1756Male

    Female1712–Female

MARRIAGE
before 1737
Virginia, British Colonial America
children

(5)

    James Burcher

    Male1737–1771Male

    John Moss Burcher

    Male1736–1782Male

    mary Burcher

    Female1738–Female

    Ann Burcher

    Female1742–Female

    Clara Burcher

    Female1745–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1775

Age 63

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh: from the personal name Moss, a Middle English vernacular form of the Biblical name Moses .2 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived by a peat bog, Middle English, Old English mos, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. (It was not until later that the vocabulary word came to denote the class of plants characteristic of a peat-bog habitat, under the influence of the related Old Norse word mosi.)3 Americanized form of Moses or some other like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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