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Peter Renton Moore
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1825
Merrimack County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1868
Sacramento County
California, USA

After moving from Pembroke, NH to Lowell, MA at a young age, P. R. Moore was a member of the Lowell Dramatic Society. In Mar of 1849, as part of the Roxbury Sagamore Company, he traveled on the Ship Sweden from Boston to San Francisco, taking the long journey around Cape Horn, as part of the Gold Rush. He later was involved in the incorporation of the Mint Drop Mining Company of El Dorado County in California. 
New Helvetia Cemetery (defunct)
Sacramento County
California, USA
Created by: James Gorham
Record added: Jan 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83779813

As the bio here states, Peter Renton Moore was a 49er. He was one of 176 passengers on the sailing ship Sweden, which left Boston on March 1, 1849, sailed around the southern tip of South America, and went to San Francisco. See http://library.mysticseapor...(Read more)
- Larry Parker
 Added: Jun. 16, 2015

- James Gorham
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012

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