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Dorothy (Loftus) Moore (1577 - 1633)

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Dorothy Moore formerly Loftus
Born in Rathfarnham, Dublin, Irelandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Mother of
Died in Croghan, Kings, Irelandmap
Profile last modified | Created 23 Nov 2013 | Last significant change: 17 Jun 2019
15:25: Louise (Salvatore) Halpin edited the Biography for Dorothy (Loftus) Moore (1577-1633). (removed duplicated tags) [Thank Louise for this]
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Dorothy Loftus was born about 1577 in Ireland. She was the daughter of Adam Loftus and Jane Purdon.

Dorothy married Sir John Moore of Croghan, King's County. They had issue: Thomas Moore, Garret, Adam, Jane, Thomasine, Mary, Dorothy, Elizabeth and Anne.

Sir John Moore passed away in April 1633. Dorothy died shortly after this on 8 July 1633. She was interred on St Swithin's Day, 15 July 1633.

Research Notes


  • Sir Leslie Stephen, ed.. The Dictionary of National Biography founded in 1882 by George Smith. London, England: Oxford University Press, 1832-1904 Volume 34 (Llwyd to MacCartney; 1893). pp 73-77 Link at
  • Genealogical Office Manuscripts Collection, National Library of Ireland, Department of Manuscripts; Funeral Entries vol 17; ca.1619-1729, p 181: Funeral Entry of Dorothy (Loftus) Moore 1633 with Funeral Procession Abstract [1]


  • Thank you to Barry Meadows for creating Loftus-220 on 22 Nov 13. Click the Changes tab for the details on contributions by Barry and others.

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