Moore Family of Rockingham County, NC
Contributed by Louise Overton. Louise's email address is: DFGM43A@PRODIGY.COM

Thomas Moore of Dorchester County, Maryland left a will that was recorded 8 April, 1774. The will mentions his wife, Rachel and son Thomas Moore as heirs. It has not been proven that the Thomas Moore that moved to Rockingham County is his son, but all documents found (so far) indicate this is so.

Children of Thomas Moore and Rachel
Thomas Moore (?-1804) m. Sarah (Smith?)
Rev. Charles Moore (?-1825, NC) m. Delitha Henry (ca. 1760-aft 1850)
James Moore (it is not known is this James Moore moved to NC)
John Moore (ca. 1761-1812/1828) m. Mary Henry (?-1842)
Samuel Moore (ca. 1761-1825) m. 1) Margaret Lowe, d/o Isaac Lowe,
2) Mary, probably the d/o Sullivan Pearson
David Moore (ca. 1763-) (in Rockingham Co. by 1790) m. Jane Porter
Henry Moore
Delitha Henry may have been the daughter of Isaac and Mary Henry. Delitha Moore was living with Lowe/Liwe Henry family in Rockingham County, NC, 1850.

Second Generation:
Children of Thomas Moore and Sarah (Smith?)
Thomas Moore m. Sukey Mason (removed to Wilkes Co., GA by 1809)
Elizabeth/Betsy Moore m. John Henry
Dolly/Polly MOORE m. Richard Henry
Lilly Moore m. Elijah Reeves (removed to Wilkes Co., GA by 1804)
Smith Moore (ca. 1790-?) m. Peggy/Rebecca Henry (?-ca. 1869), d/o of Stephen Henry?


Children of John Moore and Mary Henry
Henry Moore (ca. 1776, MD-1843) m. Jean Henderson
Thomas Moore (may have moved to Shelby Co., IL)
James Moore (ca. 1779/80) m. Margaret Cummings,
d/o Robert Cummings (moved to IL)
John Moore (1782, MD-1866, MO) m. Jean/Jane or Betsy Lemons,
d/o George Lemons and Elizabeth Sprout
Nancy Moore m. 1) ?, 2) James Whitsett, Jr.
Peter Moore (ca. 1786, NC) m. 1) Susan, 2) Dorcas (settled in Rush Co., IN, bef. 1831)
Issac Moore (ca 1789-by 1836) m. Sarah/Sally Peoples, d/o Lewis Peoples
Nathan Moore (ca. 1791-?) m. Elizabeth Weatherly (settled in McNairy Co., TN)
Levin Moore (ca. 1795-1854) m. Elizabeth Vaughan
Rebecca Moore (?-by 1857) m. David Lowe
Mary Moore m. Pinckney Moore


Children of Samuel Moore
Elizabeth Moore m. unknown Landreth
Enock Moore (1794-1844) m. Ada Hopkins
John Moore (ca. 1797-bef. 1831) m. Lydia Coe
Sarah Moore (ca. 1798-1856) m. Robert Walker, Jr.
Pearson Moore (1800-1857) m. Isabella Scott
Samuel Moore (ca. 1802-1855) m. 1) Nancy Scott, 2) Margaret
William Moore (ca. 1804-1839)
Rachel Moore (1807-1844) m. Ira D. Reed


Children of Smith Moore and Peggy/Rebecca Henry
Thomas Moore (ca. 1811-?) m. Mary Stewart
Stephen Moore m. Eliza Collins
Martin Moore m. Mary McBride
Smith Moore, Jr. m. Milley King, d/o William King
Elijah Moore m. Mary W. Jarrell
Sarah Moore m. Charles Patterson Moore
Lucinda Moore (ca. 1832-?) m. John H. Perguson
Clarissa Moore (ca. 1836-1881) m. Hix Moore (his third wife)

Third Generation:

Children of Henry Moore (ca. 1776, MD-1843) m. Jean Henderson
Sampson Moore m. possibly Mary Lemons
William Moore
Melvin Moore (ca. 1809) m. Elizabeth Murray
Henderson D. Moore m. Martha Lemons
John H. Moore m. Rachel Moore
Clarecy Moore (ca. 1811) m. Elliot Donnel
Elizabeth Moore (ca. 1814) m. Harvey Dilworth
Rachel Moore m. unknown Lemons


Children of Levin Moore and Elizabeth Vaughan
Sarah Moore (ca. 1825-?) m. John Lemons (his second wife)


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