Samuel Moore, Sr. (1645 - 1717)

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Birthplace: New York, Queens, New York, United States
Death: Died in Newtown, New York, United States
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About Samuel Moore, Sr.

Capt. Samuel Moore, son of Rev. John Moore and his wife Margaret Howell, was married to Mary Reed, 1651-1738, daughter of Capt. Thomas Reed. Capt. Moore served his town as Constable, Assessor, Commissioner of Town Court, Supervisor, and on several important commissions. He served also in the ranks, as Lieutenant, and as Captain of the Newtown militia.

Benjamin Moore, son of above and husband of Anne Sackett, was a man of marked influence in Newtown, but unlike his father and grandfather, took but little interest in public affairs and did not acquire official prominence.


U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 about Samuel Moore Name: Samuel Moore SAR Membership: 80791 Birth Date: 1645 Birth Place: Newtown, Long Island, New York Death Date: 1717 Death Place: Newtown, Li Father: John Moore Mother: Margaret Howell Spouse: Mary Reed Children: Nathaniel Moore


Samuel Moore, Sr Memorial Photos Flowers Edit Share Learn about sponsoring this memorial... Birth: 1645 Newtown Suffolk County New York, USA Death: Jul. 27, 1717, USA

Born & died in Newtown, Long Island, Queens (now Suffolk), NY, USA

Son of JOHN (Rev.) MOORE Sr 1620 – 1657 and MARGARET HOWELL 1622 – 1670

Married MARY REED 1651 – 1738; Parents of:

Elizabeth MOORE SAMUEL (Capt.) MOORE Jr 1671 – 1768 Benjamin MOORE 1679 – 1750 JOSEPH MOORE 1679 – 1756 Margaret MOORE 1685 – Nathaniel MOORE 1687 – 1759 Mary MOORE 1691 – 1744 Margaret MOORE 1693 – Sarah MOORE 1697 –

"Reverend Moore's second son, Captain Samuel Moore , was a farmer and land-owner, who served in the local militia and held various public offices, among them magistrate. In 1684, Captain Moore purchased a farm near the Poor Bowery and moved there with his wife Mary Reed Moore and their eight children."

Bio ref: "Rev. John Moore of Newton, Long Island, and Som of His Descendants." Compiled by James W. Moore, Lafayette College, MCMIII.

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 John Moore (1620 - 1657)

 Samuel Moore (____ - 1768)*
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Burial: Unknown Specifically: Cemetery unknown; TBD

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Samuel Moore, Sr.'s Timeline

New York, Queens, New York, United States
Age 25
Age 26
Newtown (Elmhurst), L.I., New York, United States
Age 33
Suffolk County (Long Island), Province of New York, (Present USA)
December 11, 1679
Age 34
Newtown, Long Island, United States
March 14, 1687
Age 42
Newtown, Long Island, NY, USA
July 25, 1717
Age 72
Newtown, New York, United States