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Wright Nicholson Moore

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Wright Nicholson Moore

Birth
Epworth, Greenwood County, South Carolina, USA
Death
25 Oct 1865 (aged 54)
Epworth, Greenwood County, South Carolina, USA
Burial
Greenwood County, South Carolina, USA Add to Map
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Son's obit (Lewis Matthews Moore) (FAG 144359868), shows "Son of Wright Nicholson Moore and Elizabeth Durrett OF EPWORTHThe Evening Index (Greenwood, SC) Thursday, 28 Aug 1913

Wright Nicholson Moore was a son of James Anderson Moore and Rebecca Nicholson Moore. He was born about two miles from what is now Epworth. He had a full brother, William Moore, and a sister, Mary Anna Moore. He had a half brother, the late Capt Wiley Holloway and half sisters, Martha A and Susan H Holloway.

He married Susan Elizabeth Durrett and their children were:
1) James P Moore who married Etheland Brooks in Greenville. She was a daughter of Capt John Wesley Brooks who built Scotch Cross House.
2) Susan C Moore who married James W Hill in Greenville. Mrs Hill divides her time with her children here.
3) Thomas L Moore married Emma Pool and, after her death, married her sister, Mrs E E McCants in Abbeville County.
4) Louis M Moore married Emma Lipscomb in Abbeville County. Mr Moore is known and esteemed all over Greenwood County. He was Postmaster at Greenwood for years and years and a good one. He is now making his home at Ninety Six.
5) Mary E Moore married Edwin M Lipscomb at what is now Epworth. Mrs Lipscomb, a most estimable Christian lady, died a few years ago. Her husband and children live at Ninety Six now.



Son's obit (Lewis Matthews Moore) (FAG 144359868), shows "Son of Wright Nicholson Moore and Elizabeth Durrett OF EPWORTHThe Evening Index (Greenwood, SC) Thursday, 28 Aug 1913

Wright Nicholson Moore was a son of James Anderson Moore and Rebecca Nicholson Moore. He was born about two miles from what is now Epworth. He had a full brother, William Moore, and a sister, Mary Anna Moore. He had a half brother, the late Capt Wiley Holloway and half sisters, Martha A and Susan H Holloway.

He married Susan Elizabeth Durrett and their children were:
1) James P Moore who married Etheland Brooks in Greenville. She was a daughter of Capt John Wesley Brooks who built Scotch Cross House.
2) Susan C Moore who married James W Hill in Greenville. Mrs Hill divides her time with her children here.
3) Thomas L Moore married Emma Pool and, after her death, married her sister, Mrs E E McCants in Abbeville County.
4) Louis M Moore married Emma Lipscomb in Abbeville County. Mr Moore is known and esteemed all over Greenwood County. He was Postmaster at Greenwood for years and years and a good one. He is now making his home at Ninety Six.
5) Mary E Moore married Edwin M Lipscomb at what is now Epworth. Mrs Lipscomb, a most estimable Christian lady, died a few years ago. Her husband and children live at Ninety Six now.





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