Moore, Deacon John, was born in, Scoharie, N. Y., November 17, 1795, and removed to this county (then Ontario)
in 1813. The same year he married Sabra, daughter of John Beal, of Jerusalem, and settled on a farm on Bluff Point.
Their children were Mary A., Phebe A., Whitman, Beal, Obera, Jane E., Sabra, Genette Lydia and George D. In 1866
he married second Mrs. Margaret Dow, of St. Anthony, Minn. George D. Moore was born in this county February 13,
1838, and married Abbie D. Dow, of Little Falls, Minn., in October, 1859. Six children have been born to them,
four of whom survive: William H., John D., G. Vernon and Perlie C. Mr. Moore resides on the Beales homestead and
is engaged extensively in the vinegar business. He served in the late war in Company L, 14th New York Heavy Artillery,
and participated in the Battle of the Wilderness, Spottsylvania, Cold Harbor, and Petersburg. William H. and John
D. are virieyardists, each owning twenty acres of the homestead farm.
History of Yates County, N. Y.
with illustrations and biographical sketches
of some of its prominent men and pioneers.
Edited by: Lewis Cass Aldrich
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1892
Yates County, NY
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