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Thomas Moore, II

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, New York County, New York, United States
Death: June 19, 1784 (62)
Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Section S3, Southside - John Moore Family Vault, Manhattan, New York, New York County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Colonel John Moore, III and Frances Moore
Husband of Elizabeth Moore
Father of William Moore; Daniel Moore; Ann Channing Huntington; Thomas Channing Moore; Reverend Thomas Lambert Moore and 6 others
Brother of Frances Lambert Bayard; Rebecca Moore; John Moore; Susannah Moore; Peter Moore and 13 others

Managed by: Vivian Albert Moore
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About Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore 1722 - 1784 New London CT lived at White Hall, NYC until it was burned by the British during the Rev., married 1744 Elizabeth Channing 1728 - 1805

Thomas Moore, Esq., M.A. (Westminster) of White Hall, 1722-1784, Vestryman of Trinity Church 1750-1762 and 1779-1784 In 1744, he married Elizabeth, (1728-1805), daughter of William Channing, Esq, of Dorchester, England, Agent of British Navy at New York, and Ann BOWNE, his wife, of Middletown, New Jersey.

Residence: "White Hall" - Moore and Front Streets in New York.

He tried business ventures in Peekskill and Sing Sing, but each failed. Returning to NYC, he served as King's guager in the Customs Department from 1766-70 and again from 1777-83. The family mansion "White Hall", so named for its proximity to Whitehall Slip, was used as the Custom House until it burned in the fire of Sep. 1776.

Thomas Moore, Esq., though an uncompromising Tory like most of his family, suffered much from the depredations of British troops at his brother Stephen's estate at West Point, to which the family fled during the brief occupation of American troops of the City during the Revolutionary War. He died at Norwich, New London, Connecticut, and was returned to New York for burial in the family vault. Inscription: John Moore Family Vault

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Thomas Moore's Timeline

New York, New York County, New York, United States
April 29, 1746
Age 24
New York, New York, United States
Age 26
February 1749
Age 27
Manhattan, New York County, New York, United States
Age 31
January 9, 1754
Age 32
New York, United States
February 22, 1758
Age 36
Age 36
Age 39
August 21, 1762
Age 40
New York, New York, United States