Anna Moye

1742–1806 (Age 64)
Woodstock, Beaufort, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Anna

When Anna Moye was born in 1742, in Woodstock, Beaufort, North Carolina, British Colonial America, her father, John MOYE III, was 57 and her mother, Avis PETERS, was 27. She married William Batchelor Denmark in January 1795, in Springfield, Effingham, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died in 1806, in Bulloch, Georgia, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Georgia, United States.

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William Batchelor Denmark
Anna Moye
Marriage: January 1795
Sarah Margaret Denmark
Stephen Denmark
Susannah Denmark
Louisa Lavinia Denmark
Isabella Denmark
Redden Moye Denmark
James T Denmark
Clarissa DENMARK
Martha B Denmark
Malachi H Denmark

Spouse and Children

January 1795
Springfield, Effingham, Georgia, United States


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World Events (6)

1767 · Tryon Palace

Age 25

Built on August 26, 1767, the Tryon Palace became the capitol building for North Carolina. The building was named after William Tryon a British officer and colonial official.
1774 · Edenton Tea Party

Age 32

On October 25, 1774, the Edenton Tea Party took place. It was the first organized women's protest. They put their cups down and refused to buy any tea.

Age 33

Many people believe that North Carolina was the first state to declare independence from England with the Mecklenburg Declaration of 1775.

Name Meaning

1 English (Suffolk, Essex): unexplained.2 French: habitation name from Moye in Haute-Savoie.3 Dutch (de Moye): nickname from Middle Dutch moy, moeie, ‘fine’, ‘handsome’, denoting a welldressed person or a dandy.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Find A Grave Memorial# 181092932 for Anna Moye Denmark
  • Bulloch Genealogy by Roger Allen
  • The John Lastinger family of America : a record of the descendants of John Lastinger, immigrant, 1760-1960

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