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Notes for Thomas Moore and Miriam Ridgway

Thomas Moore married Miriam Ridgway. [1] [2] [3]

1738 On May 17, Joseph Moore, son of Benjamin Moore of Evesham, and Patience Woolman in Northampton Twp, Burlington County. Witnessed by Thomas More and others. [4]

1738 Thomas Moore, perhaps this one, was constable in Chester Twp, Burlington County. [5]

1745 On 15 April, Thomas Moore (farmer), perhaps this one, was a freeholder in Northampton Township, Burlington County, New Jersey. [6]

"Thomas Moore was a farmer. He served in various capacities as an official for Northampton Twp and Bridgetown. He was an overseer for the poor, surveyor of Highways, and a freeholder." [7]


[1] Richard Haines, George Haines, Charles Stokes. Genealogy of the Stokes Family (1903), 11, 16, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks].

[2] Richard Haines, Ancestry of the Haines, Sharp, Collins, Wills, Gardiner, Prickett, Eves, Evans, Moore, Troth, Borton, and Engle Families (1902), 380-81, [InternetArchive], [HathiTrust].

[3] George DeCou, The Historic Rancocas (1949), 232, [GoogleBooks].

[4] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Burlington Monthly Meeting, Minutes, 1677-1777 (includes many different types of records), [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[5] Major E. M. Woodward and John Hageman, History of Burlington and Mercer Counties, New Jersey (Philadelphia: Everts & Peck, 1883), 254, [HathiTrust].

[6] Carlos E. Godfrey, "A List of the Freeholders for the City and County of Burlington," The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 29 (1905), 421-26, at 426, [InternetArchive].

[7] Edmund Evans Moore, The Benjamin Moore Family of Burlington County New Jersey (1982), 16, 23-24, [GoogleBooks].