John Moon

Male 1809 - 1850  (41 years)


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  • Name John Moon 
    Born 2 Jul 1809  Eccleston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jul 1850  Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 33679  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I142488  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 3 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

  • Notes 
    • FAMILY GROUP RECORD BY NAUVOO LAND AND RECORDS

      PROPERTY:
      Hancock County Land Records, 1839-1850; Nauvoo Restoration Incorporated; page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register; Genealogical Society of Utah, 1924; page 178
      High Priests of Nauvoo and SLC; LDS Archives; page 95
      Members LDS, 1830-1848; Susan Easton Black; Vol 31 page 424
      Mormon Nauvoo Area Burials of the 1840’s; Janet Lisonbee, 2011; 1 page
      Times and Seasons: John Moon represented Church at Danbers Lane, England; Vol 1 page 120
      Nauvoo Neighbor: John Moon assigned as missionary in Maine, April 1844

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude; Captain John Moon married sister Lydia in Pennsylvania; Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, Vol 3 page 2036
      Our Pioneer Heritage; Daughters of the Utah Pioneers; Vol 10 page 230; Vol 12 Page 426
      History of the Church; Joseph Smith; Vol 4 page 116, 134, 162; Vol 6 page 335

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

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank: excerpts from William Clayton's Diary and Hugh Moon's autobiography; 3 pages
      The First Immigrants to Nauvoo, Stanley B. Kimball, The Improvement Era, March 1963; 4 pages
      Nauvoo, A Place of Peace, A People of Promise, Glen M. Leonard; pages 77-78
      Internet Research:
      Mormonmigration.lib.byu: Liverpool to New York 1840, list of Moon passengers, letter of John Moon; 4 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel; William Snow/Joseph Young Company 1850; 2 pages
      rootsweb.com: family tree; 1 page
      Lancashire Online Parish Clerk Project: banns & marriage of parents, baptism of six children; 2 pages
      ldsbritain.blogspot.com: Discovering LDS Eccleston - The Moons; 3 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Death date: 1854