Account of the Jim Moore Family
1788 - 1901
including Osband (Osborne), Lewis, and Margaret (Moore) Goad
From the files of Wanda June Goad Worland
This account was written by Mary Ann Moore Sparkman, born 10 November
1820, died 4 September 1901. This was found in an attic in a little wooden
box, and was submitted to Historic Maury by MiIlie Adkison.
My Grandfathers father name
was Jim Moore and he married Cathrine Robertson and Great Grandfather he died on his way from North Carolina up near Franklin Williamson County, Tennessee. Grandfathers name was Jim Moore. I don't know who he married he was a
Widorer when he came hear his wife died in North Carolina. Grandfathers children name was Aunt Peggy, she married Benjamin Polk at fathers house. Aunt Peggy she died in Texas. Aunt Mollie she married Thomas.
Lottie she died in Kentucky Purchas. Aunt Betsy she married Joe McColister, she died in Kentucky Purchas. Aunt Sallie she married Jackson Fitzgerald and she died in Texas and he had two sisters and two brother Jim
and one of the Marthas and one of the Jims got burned in my Grandfathers house then the other Martha she died and the other Jim got killed in the battle at New Orlines he was fighting under old Ander Jackson then uncle Alex he
married Sallie. Lottie and he and his wife both died on redford creek and burried at lasting hope.
Uncle Roberson Moore he lived with father untill he married and he married Nancy Miller and he died down in West and
his Wife died on redford creek and was burried at the Miller graveyard. They all lived with father untill they married off and Grandfather he frozed to death on carters creek in Williamson County, Tennessee. He had been
to old Billie Simpsons and the houses was so far apart in that time and it was snowing and he could not find his way and could not find the way back in January 1805. My father name was John Moore he was born Nov. 7, 1788 and
he married Nancy Rodgers and they had 11 children, Catharine Robertson Moore, was born Feb. 3, 1807 and she married Eleaser McMeens and they had 9 children. Then Martha Rodgers Moore was born Dec. 11, 1809 and she married James
Ha1ey and she had 6 children and they had 11 grandchildren and three great grand-children. Judith Berkett Moore was born Jan. 5, 1812 and -she married Osband (Osborne) Goad and they had 7
children. Elisabeth Campbell Moore was born Feb. 9, 1814 she married George Godwin and they had 7 children and she has 21 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Margret Jane Moore was born July 22, 1818 and
married Lewis Goad and had 11 children and they have 57 grandchildren. Mary Ann Moore was born Nov. 10, 1820 Married William Sparkrnan Jan. 5, 1845. We had 6 children and 16 grandchildren and 2 great
grandchildren. John Clayton Moore was born June 21, 1823 and married Lizzie Parmoore and they had 5 children and 6 grandchildren. Sarah Emeline Moore was born Oct. 26, 1825 and she married Thomas .Dodson and they had 5
children and 5 or 6 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren. Louisa Evealine Moore was born Oct. 13, 1828 she married David Caldwell and had 9 children and 7 grandchildren. Francis Marion Moore was born Nov. 12, 1832 and
he died Jan. 21, 1834. My mother her name was Nancy Rodgers just one sister her name was Martha she married Isaac McColen she had a large family she died in West Tennessee Henderson Co. Mother was born in
North Carolina at Rollie. Her parents was burried there she came from there when she was about 10 years old and her father built the first state house that was ever built in Rollie. Her mother was a
Clayton. Francis Marion Moore died Jan. 21, 1834. John Moore died Feb. 12, 1837, Nancy Moore died April 24, 1846, John C. Moore died July 26, 1890, Elisabeth C. Godwin Dec. 7, 1883,
Catharine R McMeen died Oct. 8, 1867. Louisa E. Caldwell died Oct. 19, 1895. Margret J. Goad died Nov. 17, 1897. William Allen Caldwell was born April 4, 1859, married Minerva Bryan Dec. 22, 1887. They
have three children, Charlie Bryan Caldwell, b. August 13, 1889, Willie May born July 27, 1892, May (or Mary), born June 12, 1893.
Descendants of Jim Moore
Generation No. 1
1. JIM1 MOORE He married CATHRINE ROBERTSON1
. She died in Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee on his way from North Carolina1.
Child of JIM MOORE and CATHRINE ROBERTSON is:
Generation No. 2
2. JIM2 MOORE (JIM1) He married <UNNAMED>. She died in North Carolina1.
Children of JIM MOORE and are:
3.i.JOHN3 MOORE, b. November 07, 1788; d. February 12, 1837.
ii.PEGGY MOORE, d. Texas1; m. BENJAMIN POLK1.
iii.MOLLIE MOORE1, m. THOMAS
iv.LOTTIE MOORE, d. Kentucky1.
v.BETSY MOORE, d. Kentucky1; m. JOE MCCOLISTER1.
vi.SALLIE MOORE, d. Texas1
; m. JACKSON FITZGERALD1.
vii.ROBERSON MOORE1, m. NANCY MILLER1.
viii.ALEX MOORE, m. SALLIE.
Generation No. 3
3. JOHN3 MOORE (JIM2, JIM1) was born November 07, 17881, and died February 12, 18371
. He married NANCY RODGERS1. She was born in Rollie, North Carolina, and died April 24, 18341.
Children of JOHN MOORE and NANCY RODGERS are:
i.CATHARINE ROBERTSON4 MOORE, b. February 03, 18071; d. October 08, 18671; m. ELEASER MCMEENS1.
More About CATHARINE ROBERTSON MOORE:
Offspring: 11 children1
ii.MARTHA RODGERS MOORE, b. December 11, 18091; m. JAMES HALEY1.
More About MARTHA RODGERS MOORE:
Offspring: 6 children, 11 grandchildren, 3 grat grandchildren1
4.iii.JUDITH BERKETT MOORE, b. January 05, 1812.
iv.ELISABETH CAMPBELL MOORE, b. February 19, 18141; d.
December 07, 18831; m. GEORGE GODWIN1.
More About ELISABETH CAMPBELL MOORE:
Offspring: 7 children, 21 grandchildren, 1 greatgrandchild1
5.v.MARGRET JANE MOORE,
b. July 22, 1818; d. November 17, 1897, Maury County, Tennessee.
vi.MARY ANN MOORE, b. November 10, 18201; d. September 04, 19011; m. WILLIAM SPARKMAN, January 05, 1845
More About MARY ANN MOORE:
Offspring: 6 children, 16 grandchildren, 2 greatgrandchildren1
vii.JOHN CLAYTON MOORE, b. June 21, 18231; d. July 26, 18901
; m. LIZZIE PARMOORE1.
More About JOHN CLAYTON MOORE:
Offspring: 5 children, 6 grandchildren
viii.SARAH EMELINE MOORE, b. October 26, 18251; m. THOMAS DODSON1
More About SARAH EMELINE MOORE:
Offspring: 5 children, 5 or 6 grandchildren, 5 greatgrandchildren1
ix.LOUISA EVEALINE MOORE, b. October 13, 1928; d. October 19, 18951;
m. DAVID CALDWELL1.
More About LOUISA EVEALINE MOORE:
Offspring: 9 children and 7 grandchildren1
x.FRANCIS MARION MOORE, b. November 12, 18321
; d. January 21, 18341.
Generation No. 4
4. JUDITH BERKETT4 MOORE (JOHN3, JIM2, JIM1) was born January 05, 18121
. She married OSBORNE GOAD December 29, 1830 in MAURY CO., TN, son of ROBERT GOAD and POLLY MAHON. He was born November 30, 1810 in Maury County, Tennessee, and died July 04, 1859 in Tennessee Colony, Anderson County, TX
More About JUDITH BERKETT MOORE:
Offspring: 7 children1
Children of JUDITH MOORE and OSBORNE GOAD are:
i.JAMES O.5 GOAD, b. 1836.
ii.GEORGE W. GOAD, b. 1840.
iii.ROBERT W. GOAD, b. 1843.
iv.N. C. GOAD, b. 1846.
5. MARGRET JANE4 MOORE (JOHN3, JIM2, JIM1) was born July 22, 18181, and died November 17, 1897 in Maury County,
Tennessee. She married LEWIS GOAD January 16, 1840 in Maury Co., Tn, son of ROBERT GOAD and POLLY MAHON. He was born November 12, 1820 in Maury Co., Tn, and died February 01, 1879 in Maury Co., Tn.
More About MARGRET JANE MOORE:
Died 2: November 17, 18971
Offspring: 11 children, 57 grandchildren
Children of MARGRET MOORE and LEWIS GOAD are:
i.LAURA ADDIE5 GOAD.
ii.JOHN C. GOAD, b. 1840, MAURY CO., TN; m. SACIE PASMORE, MAURY CO., TN.
iii.JAMES EDWARD GOAD, b. 1842, MAURY CO., TN; m. SARAH VESTAL, MAURY CO., TN.
GOAD, b. 1845, MAURY CO., TN; m. CATHERINE GODWIN, MAURY CO., TN.
v.LOUISA VIRGINIA GOAD, b. 1846, MAURY CO., TN.
vi.MARY ELIZABETH GOAD, b. 1848, Maury Co., Tn; d. September 15, 1923, Obion Co., TN; m. (1) HENRY
AUGUSTUS CAUGHRON; m. (2) JAMES ROBERTSON.
vii.MARTHA JANE GOAD, b. 1850, MAURY CO., TN; m. JERRY MILLER.
viii.ROBERT M. GOAD, b. 1854, MAURY CO., TN; m. ELIZABETH SYNDER.
ix.SARAH EMILINE GOAD, b. 1856, MAURY CO.,
TN; d. 1864, MAURY CO., TN.
x.LEWIS ADDISON GOAD, b. 1857, MAURY CO., TN; m. VIRGINIA CAUGHRON.
xi.WHITTHORNE GOAD, b. 1860, MAURY CO., TN; d. 1891.
1. Sparkman, Mary Ann Moore, "The Jim Moore Family," a sketch written before 1902, from the files of Wanda June Goad Worland.
15. Smith, Janice Kinsler, "Goad and Webb Family of Southwest Virginia, With Allied Families, Vol II, Goad Family", 1994 Revision, p. 430.