Richard Moon

Male 1805 - Aft 1856  (> 52 years)


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  • Name Richard Moon 
    Born 20 Jun 1805  Eccleston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 14 Jul 1805  Eccelston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1837 
    Endowed (LDS) 30 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Aft 1856 
    Initiatory (LDS) 13971  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I122780  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2015 

    Father Mathias Moon,   b. 20 Nov 1775, Eccleston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1839, Eccleston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Alice Plumb,   b. 26 Sep 1779, Wrightington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1841, Montrose, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1802  Eccleston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31021  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Halewood,   b. 13 Feb 1815, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880  (Age > 66 years) 
    Married 16 Jul 1833  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F24635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • FAMILY GROUP RECORD BY NAUVOO LAND AND RECORDS

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 111, Lot 4
      Nauvoo : Block 131, Lot 2 (Tenant) 1843
      The Residents of the City of Nauvoo as Defined by Tax Records, 1839-1846; Elaine S. Layton; 1 page
      Study of Property Ownership, Nauvoo; Rowena J. Miller, 1 page
      Miller Research File #2, #3: Nauvoo Block 111 and 131; 2 pages

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register; Genealogical Society of Utah, 1924; page 236
      70’s Record before 1850, LDS Archives; page 306
      70’s Record, H. Black; page 514
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index; LDS Archives; page 99
      Nauvoo Seventy Membership Annotated Index; Harvey B. Black; page 237
      Members LDS, 1830-1848; Susan Easton Black; Vol 31 page 434
      Mormon Nauvoo Area Burials of the 1840’s; Janet Lisonbee, 2011;1 page

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      The Book of the Life of Hugh Moon (1815), autobiography, BYU typescript; 6 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank: excerpts from Hugh Moon autobiography; 1 page
      Miller Research File #1, #2; priesthood ordinations; 2 pages
      The First Immigrants to Nauvoo, Stanley B. Kimball, The Improvement Era, March 1963; 4 pages


      OTHER SOURCES: (cont'd)
      Internet Research:
      Mormonmigration.lib.byu: Liverpool to New York 1840: 1 page
      familysearch.org: family tree; 2 pages
      ancestry.com: Iowa State Census Collection 1856; 1 page
      iagenweb.org - 1856 Iowa Census; 1 page
      ldsbritain.blogspot.com; Discovering LDS, Eccleston - The Moons; 3 pages
      Lancashire Online Parish Clerks, http://www.lan-opc.org.uk: baptism, marriage 1 page

      VARIANTS:
      Birth date: 25 Jan 1805, 1815
      Spouse’s name: Ann Tarr
      Marriage date: 25 Mar 1831
      Marriage place: Brompton Regis, Somerset, England
      Burial place: Eccleston, Lancashire, England
      Father's name: Mathia, Matthias
      Mother's name: Alice Plum

      CHILDREN: (not in Land and Records Database)
      William B. Moon (1834)
      Joseph B. Moon (1838)
      Nathaniel Moon (1842)
      Hiram Moon (1848)
      Allis Moon (1849)
      Josephine Moon (1854)\