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Rachel L. McCarty Broadwell
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1812
Morris County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 1887
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Rachel was born in Morris county, New Jersey. She first married John B. Moore, Sr., in Morris County, NJ, on Dec. 8. 1831, and had four children there. They moved to Sangamon county, Ill., arriving July 28, 1838, in what is now Gardner township, where one child was born. The five children are: ELIJAH V., MOSES H., DELIA V., JOHN B., Jr., and JULIA A. Her husband John B. Moore, Sr. died Aug. 18, 1839, in Sangamon county.

After the death of John B. Moore, Rachel married Josiah Broadwell in Sangamon county, Oct. 25, 1842. They had five children, two of whom died young. The other children were: CYRUS F., GEORGE and JOSIAH, Jr. She died at the age of 75 yrs, 4ms, 10 dys and is buried in the same plot as her first husband John Moore and her 2nd husband Josiah Broadwell. Also buried in this plot is her son John B Moore, Jr. and her two small children with Josiah, Edwin and Edward.

Father: Francis McCarty (Jr) (1752-1839)
Mother: Johanna (Anny) Van Dervort (1768-1840)

(parentage contr. by Bill Ferguson Jr #47865632)

Family links: 
  John B. Moore (1803 - 1839)
  Josiah Broadwell (1795 - 1879)
  Elijah V. Moore (1832 - 1863)*
  John B. Moore (1837 - 1864)*
  Edwin Broadwell (1843 - 1844)*
  Cyrus Francis Broadwell (1846 - 1894)*
  Edward Broadwell (1850 - 1851)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 1,18
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Jan 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24292353
Rachel L. <i>McCarty</i> Broadwell
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Rachel L. <i>McCarty</i> Broadwell
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3x Great Grandmother
- Fergie
 Added: Jan. 12, 2013

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