Person:John Moffett (8)

John Moffett, II
b.9 FEB 1771
m. 8 MAY 1760
  1. William Moffett1761 - 1828
  2. Esther Moffett1762 -
  3. James Moffett, III1764 - 1826
  4. Mary Moffett1766 -
  5. Nancy Moffett1769 - bef 1799
  6. John Moffett, II1771 -
  7. Eleanor Moffett1773 -
  8. John Moffett, III1775 - 1821
Facts and Events
Name John Moffett, II
Gender Male
Birth[1] 9 FEB 1771

John Moffett was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 105.--23d October, 1779. Rebecca (mark) Caruthers' will--To daughter, Esther, all estate, together with £1,200 willed to Rebecca by her husband; mother; care of said child given to executors, for failure then, to John Caruthers; to sisters; to brothers; to brother, William; to brothers. James and John. Executors, father John Moffett. Teste: James Cunningham. James Young, Wm. Moffett. Proved, 16th November, 1779, by Young and Moffett. (Note: Rebecca (Moffett) Caruthers was the half-sister of John Moffett).
  • Page 156.--26th August, 1807. William McPheeters' will--To wife, Rachel; daughter Rebecca Gamble, wife to Jno. Gamble; to daughter. Polly Kelso, wife to Charles Kelso, daughter, Patsey Walker, wife to Joseph Walker; daughter, Rachel Logan, wife to John Logan; son, William; daughter, Elizabeth Campbell, wife to William Campbell (to be paid to Rev. Samuel Brown, Jacob Kinney, Wm. McPheeters as trustees); to Sophronia McPheeters, daughter to son James, deceased; to Philander McPheeters, son to son James, deceased; to Theophilus McPheeters, son to son James, deceased; to Jas. Augustus McPheeters, son to son James, deceased. Executors, wife Rachel, Jacob Kinney, Wm. McPheeters, Jr. Teste: Jno. Young, Jno. Moffett, Jr.; James and Robt. Trimble. Proved, 23d November, 1807. Jacob and William qualify.
  1. Moffett Bible.