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Bernard Moore Sr (abt. 1718)

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Col. Bernard Moore Sr
Born about in Chelsea, King William County, Virginiamap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 25 Mar 2011
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Bernard Moore, was the son of Colonel Augustine Moore, of "Chelsea," King William county, and Elizabeth Todd, his wife. He was a justice and colonel of the millitia in King William county, and was burgess for the county from 1744 to 1758 and from 1761 to 1772. He married Anna Katherine Spotswood, daughter of Governor Alexander Spotswood and was father of Augustine Moore. Virginia Biography, pg 294. (from: reference:

Anne Catherine Spotswood (1728 - c. 1802), who married Col. Bernard Moore, Esq., of Chelsea, King William Co., Va, a gentleman seventh in descent from Sir Thomas More, of Chelsea, England, the author of Utopia, and was an ancestor of Robert E. Lee and Helen Keller.[1]


Then starting with the section named "SPOTSWOOD GENEALOaf . 31" is the Will of Col. Augustine Moore. Son Bernard is mentioned.


  1. Alexander Spotswood


Moore 2983 was created through the import of Tribal Pages 0004.ged on 25 March 2011.
Moore-5742 created through the import of Hughes Family Tree.ged on Aug 26, 2011 by Kenneth Hughes; adopted by Bairfield-1 01:10, 23 December 2013 (EST)
Moore-14636 created by Raymond Nichols on 17 Dec 13.

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On 13 Sep 2016 at 12:18 GMT Fontaine Wiatt wrote:

Bernard is 15 degrees from Amelia Earhart, 42 degrees from Stephen Hawking, 17 degrees from Jamie Nelson and 15 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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