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Sarah Shaw Johnston Moore
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Birth: Oct., 1810
Death: Sep. 8, 1844
Louisa County
Iowa, USA

Joseph and Sarah (Johnston) Moore along with her mother Catherine (Bell) Johnston and two brothers, Joseph and George Bell and his family, came with the group from Tennessee in 1842 to the Territory of Iowa written about by her son, David Woods Moore. Sarah Shaw (Johnston) Moore died, two years after arriving in Iowa, on 8 September, 1844, at the age of 33 years, 11 months.

According to a letter from her son, David Woods Moore to Nellie Moore, she caught a bad cold coming home from church in the rain which developed into pneumonia which resulted in her death. She died at her home in the Tennessee neighborhood of Columbus City Township. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah 'Francis' Johnston (1787 - 1819)
  Catherine Bell Johnston (1787 - 1859)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph 'Mitchell' Moore (1807 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  Francis Johnston Moore (1832 - 1904)*
  David Woods Moore (1834 - 1914)*
  Catherine Jane Moore Rausenberger (1836 - 1920)*
  John Spencer Moore (1838 - 1908)*
  Joseph Madison Moore (1840 - 1864)*
  William Ebenezer Moore (1842 - 1845)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Shaw Johnston Moore (1810 - 1844)
  Joseph Johnston (1813 - 1882)*
  Margaret Graham Johnston Duncan (1814 - 1885)*
  George Bell Johnston (1816 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tennessee Cemetery
Columbus Junction
Louisa County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: steve s
Record added: May 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36856270
Sarah Shaw <i>Johnston</i> Moore
Added by: steve s
 
Sarah Shaw <i>Johnston</i> Moore
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