Richard Moore

Male 1670 - 1767  (97 years)


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  • Born 12 Sep 1670  Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Residence Abt 1695  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Moved To 6 Jun 1714  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    He lived in Needham, Mass. at first, on 6 June 1714, and moved to Oxford. 
    History say 1715  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    According to Daniels (1892), He "was among the leading men of Oxford in its early history. He had ample means and was long the largest landholder in the south part of the town; the first justice of the peace in the vicinity and transacted a large pat of the conveyancing, probate and other official business during the early years;....He had force of character and great tenacity of purpose, and early had a controversy with the Oxford Church, the exact nature of which is not apparent, but yielded at last.
    Occupation 1715  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    He was licensed by Oxford as an innholder, which he ran for many years afterwards. 
    Offices Held 1715 to 1741  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    He was a Selectman. 
    Offices Held 1715 to 1734  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    He was the Town Clerk. 
    Offices Held 1721  [3
    He was elected the Representative to the Massachusetts General Court from Oxford. 
    Offices Held 1721 to 1729  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    He was the Town Treasurer. 
    Died 19 Nov 1767  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings 11 siblings 
    Person ID I455  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2019 

    Father Jacob Moore,   b. 28 Apr 1645, Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1715/16, Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Loker,   d. 14 Dec 1691, Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 May 1667  Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Collins,   b. 16 Jun 1672, Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1760, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Y  [1, 3
    Children 
    +1. Sybilla Moore,   b. 2 Sep 1694, Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Abigail Moore,   b. 23 May 1696, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Collins Moore,   b. 7 Oct 1698, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 22 Feb 1743, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     4. Isaac Moore,   b. 11 Jun 1700, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Elijah Moore,   b. 14 Mar 1701/2, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1781, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Susanna Moore,   b. 26 Dec 1704, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Abijah Moore,   b. 22 Dec 1705, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1759, Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     8. Richard Moore,   b. 10 Jan 1708, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1782, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     9. Mary Moore,   b. 15 May 1710, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1670 - Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1695 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - He lived in Needham, Mass. at first, on 6 June 1714, and moved to Oxford. - 6 Jun 1714 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - According to Daniels (1892), He "was among the leading men of Oxford in its early history. He had ample means and was long the largest landholder in the south part of the town; the first justice of the peace in the vicinity and transacted a large pat of the conveyancing, probate and other official business during the early years;....He had force of character and great tenacity of purpose, and early had a controversy with the Oxford Church, the exact nature of which is not apparent, but yielded at last." - say 1715 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - He was licensed by Oxford as an innholder, which he ran for many years afterwards. - 1715 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was a Selectman. - 1715 to 1741 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Town Clerk. - 1715 to 1734 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Town Treasurer. - 1721 to 1729 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Nov 1767 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S479] Roper, Kenneth L. The Ropers A Biographical Record from Circa 1300 to 1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    2. [S981] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. "Sudbury Records", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVII, 1863).

    3. [S661] Daniels, George F. History of the Town of Oxford, Massachusetts, (Oxford, Massachusetts: by the author, 1892).



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