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Judge Moses Boone

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Yadkin River, Rowan, North Carolina, USA
Death: March 8, 1852 (83)
Manhattan, Putnam, Indiana, USA
Place of Burial: Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Squire Boone, II and Jane Boone
Husband of Hannah C. Boone
Father of Susan Boone; Squire Boone; Daniel A. Boone; Jennie Boone; Robert's Dad Boone and 7 others
Brother of Stephen Boone; Jonathan Boone; Isiah Boone; Sarah Cassandra Wilcoxon and Enoch Morgan Boone

Occupation: Judge
Managed by: Meghan Jean Hayden
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About Judge Moses Boone

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor # A113366

Judge Moses Boone, second child of Squire and Jane (Van Cleve) Boone was born in Rowan Co., NC. In 1775 or 6, he was taken with his parents and family to KY. He was a small lad at the time of the seige of Boonesborough, but remembered a great deal about it.

He married his cousin, Hannah Boone, daughter of Samuel and Jane (Hughes) Boone in 1786.

In 1805 he went with his father to settle in IN. In 1808 he was appointed a Judge of Harrison Co, Indiana Territory by Gov. William Henry Harrison, and re-appointed by Gov. Thomas Posey. He was also one of three commissioners who directed the building of the first State House in IN, which is still standing in Corydon, IN.

(Copied from Wini Needham Salyer's copy of family history.)

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Judge Moses Boone's Timeline

February 23, 1769
Yadkin River, Rowan, North Carolina, USA
June 7, 1794
Age 25
Shelby, KY, USA
Age 32
April 12, 1814
Age 45
Laconia, Harrison County, Indiana, United States
March 8, 1852
Age 83
Manhattan, Putnam, Indiana, USA