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James Moore

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Birthplace: Walkers Creek, Augusta County, Province of Virginia
Death: Died in Abbs Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States
Cause of death: killed by Indians
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. James Moore and Jane Elizabeth Moore
Husband of Martha Moore
Father of James Moore; Joseph Moore and Mary Brown
Brother of John Moore; Mary Stuart; Rachel Moore; Elizabeth Coalter; Margaret Jemima Denton and 5 others

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About James Moore

James Moore and most of his family were killed by Indians. Their story can be read at:

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/indian/69.html

James Moore, was appointed a Lieutenant of Militia for Mongomery Co., on February 26, 1777, had a Captain of Militia on August 4, 1778. William Davidson says in his Revolutionary War Pension claim filed in Tazewell Co., VA, that James Moore was commander at Davidson’s Fort on Bluestone from 1777 until slain by the Indians.

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James Moore's Timeline

1740
1740
Walkers Creek, Augusta County, Province of Virginia
1762
1762
Age 22
1770
1770
Age 30
Newells Tavern, Augusta County, Province of Virginia
1786
July 14, 1786
Age 46
Abbs Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States
1786
Age 46
Rockbridge Co., VA