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Moses Wayman

Birthplace: Culpeper County, Virginia, United States
Death: September 08, 1834 (49)
North of New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, United States
Place of Burial: Prairie Township, Henry County, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Herman Wayman and Elizabeth Wayman
Husband of Ruth Wayman
Brother of Aaron Wayman; Rhoda Senour; Simon Wayman; Solomon Wayman and Elizabeth Wayman
Half brother of Aaron Wayman; Veronica Wayman; Mary Wayman Purkeypile; Lewis Wayman; John Wesley Wayman and 7 others

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About Moses Wayman

  • Moses Wayman learned the cabinet making trade in Lexington, Kentucky. After marrying Ruth Jones they lived in Covington, Ky. for several years then moved to Henry County, Indiana in 1826. He entered 80 acres of land in Henry County, Indiana 25 Sept. 1825 and lived on that farm until his death, plying his trade and farming, making his own furniture and coffins, doors, windows, sash, and etc for his neighbors.

He cleared nearly all of his 80 acres, built him a log house and a year or two before he died, built a frame house. His wife, Ruth lived on the farm after his death with their children. When they were grown she lived with them and died at the home of James V. Wayman in Cambridge City, Indiana in Feb. 1857


  • 1. James Vallores Wayman b: 14 Oct 1811 in Kentucky
  • 2. Milton Herman Wayman Rev. b: 18 Aug 1813 in Kentucky
  • 3. Moses Wayman , Jr. b: 2 Aug 1815
  • 4. William Wayman b: 17 Jul 1817 in Kentucky
  • 5. John Hudson Wayman b: 15 Jul 1819 in Kentucky
  • 6. Elizabeth "Betsy" Wayman b: 19 Jun 1823 in Kentucky

Moses Wayman

  • Birth: May 11 1785 - Culpeper County, Virginia
  • Death: Sep 8 1834 - north of New Castle, Henry County, Indiana
  • Parents: Harmon Wayman, Elizabeth Wayman (born Clore)
  • Siblings: Aaron Wayman, Solomon Wayman, Frances Riley (born Wayman), Simeon Wayman, Elizabeth Wayman, Rhoda Senour (born Wayman), Frances Wayman, William Wayman, Thomas G. Wayman, Martha A. "Patsy" Wayman, Abraham Wayman, Nancy Glore Stewart (born Wayman)
  • Wife: Ruth Wayman (born Jones)
  • Children: James Vallores Wayman, Milton Herman Wayman, Moses Wayman, William Wayman, John Hudson Wayman, Elizabeth "Betsy" Wayman

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Moses Wayman's Timeline

May 11, 1785
Culpeper County, Virginia, United States
September 8, 1834
Age 49
North of New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, United States
Wayman Burial Ground, Prairie Township, Henry County, Indiana, United States