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Sharon Elliott (View posts)
Posted: 889876800000
Classification: Query

Am looking for the ancestors of Joseph Mosley m. Sibbillah Dudley Oct. 18, 1750 at Sutton, Worcester Co. MA His parents may be John Mosley and Hannah Peck - no further information on John and Hannah..

Joseph Mosley/Sibillah Dudely

Posted: 932212800000
Classification: Query
Edited: 993708147000
Here is Joseph's line from Worcester County:

Descendants of John Moseley
Generation No. 1

1. John1 Moseley was born April 9, 1676 in probably Mass.. He married Hannah Clark July 28,
1700 in Dorchester, Suffolk, MA.

Child of John Moseley and Hannah Clark is:
+ 2 i. John2 Moseley, born July 5, 1701 in Dorchester, MA; died Bef. 1742 in Jamaica, NY.

Generation No. 2

2. John2 Moseley (John1) was born July 5, 1701 in Dorchester, MA, and died Bef. 1742 in Jamaica, NY. He married Hannah Peck August 30, 1722.

Children of John Moseley and Hannah Peck are:

3 i. John3 Moseley, born July 18, 1723.
+ 4 ii. Joseph Moseley, born January 24, 1726/27 in Sutton, MA; died September 1, 1782 in Sutton,

5 iii. Abigail Moseley, born April 16, 1731.

Generation No. 3

4. Joseph3 Moseley (John2, John1) was born January 24, 1726/27 in Sutton, MA, and died September 1, 1782 in Sutton, MA. He married Sibillah Dudley October 18, 1750 in Sutton, MA,daughter of Francis Dudley and Sibillah Leland.

Notes for Joseph Moseley:
All births records for children of Joseph and Sibbillah are in Sutton Vital Records.
Also marriage and some death dates are in those records.

Notes for Sibillah Dudley:
There is a Red cape in the DeWitt Historical Museum, San Antonio, TX, that belonged to Sibillah. The cape is draped on a wax figure and the history reads:
Belonged to Sibbilah Dudley Mosely of Sutton, Mass. During the Revolutionary War she fled on horseback before General Burgoyne's army with one of her children tied in one corner of the cape and another in a saddlebag. This cape was taken to San Antonio by my 3rd Great Grandmother's sister.

Children of Joseph Moseley and Sibillah Dudley are:

6 i. Elizabeth4 Moseley, born July 24, 1751 in Sutton, MA; died Bef. 1845. She married Benjamin
Hall August 22, 1771 in Sutton, Massachusetts.

7 ii. Hannah Moseley, born October 19, 1753 in Sutton, MA. She married Nehemiah Adams
November 19, 1772 in Sutton, MA.

8 iii. Martha Moseley, born April 30, 1756 in Sutton, MA. She married John Sellon, Jr November 26,
1778 in Sutton, MA.

9 iv. Sibbilah Moseley, born March 9, 1758 in Sutton, MA. She married Stephen Hazeltine July 20,
1783 in Sutton, MA.

10 v. Joseph Moseley, born June 21, 1761 in Sutton, MA; died April 18, 1849 in Tompkins County,
NY. He married Susanna Young April 19, 1784 in Uxbridge, MA.

More About Joseph Moseley:
Census: 1830, Dryden, Tompkins County, NY

Notes for Susanna Young:
Susanna Young is the sister of Brigham Young's father.

11 vi. John Moseley, born June 15, 1764 in Sutton, MA.

12 vii. Abigail Moseley, born January 31, 1767 in Sutton, MA; died July 1, 1851 in Reading, NY. She
married Samuel N. Sellon January 22, 1786 in Massachusetts.

Notes for Samuel N. Sellon:
Marriage is recorded in Whitingham, VT, Feb 10, 1786

13 viii. Sarah Moseley, born October 14, 1769.

14 ix. Samuel Moseley, born September 2, 1772 in Massachusetts; died September 27, 1835 in
Franklinville, NY. He married Azuba Thomas February 27, 1802 in Vermont.

More About Samuel Moseley:
Census: 1830, Franklinville, Catt., NY

Re: Joseph Mosley/Sibillah Dudely

Posted: 1234493639000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Moseley, modsly, Mosley
John Moseley was born April 9, 1676 in Dorchester. His father, Thomas was the eldest son of John who lived his life in Dorchester. The date of Thomas' birth is unknown but his death is recorded as October, 22, 1706. His father, John was born in Boston in 1638. He removed to Windsor, CT and is among the list of freemen there October 7, 1669 having become one three years earlier. He spelled his name Modesley. On the 10th of December 1664 he married Mary, the daughter of Benj. Newbury, and had childred born in Windsor: Benjamin b 13 October 1666, Margaret, b 4 Feb. 1668 (died young), Joseph b 21 Dec. 1670 (He removed to Glastenbury in 1719 a few years before his death), Mary b 3 May 1673, Consider b 21 Nov. 1675. (There have been times John was erroneously called Joseph but they were one in the same persons.

They were all the direct descendants of John, who settled in Dorchester in 1630. The name of the vessel in which he took passage from England is unknown, however, the probability it strongly points to the Mary & John, Capt. Squeb, a ship of 400 tons, which sailed from Plymouth the 20th of March 1629-30 and arrived at Nantasket, near Hull, 30th May.

Re: Joseph Mosley/Sibillah Dudely

Posted: 1234494719000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Moseley, Modsley, mosley
An addendum to my earlier notes. John, b 1638 in Boston had children born in both Windsor and Westfield. Westfield, to which place he had moved in 1677, were John, b 21 Aug, 1678, Comfort b, 3 Dec. 1680, d March 1711, Margaret b22 May 1682, Elizabeth b 17, Nov. 1685 and Hannah b 3 April 1690. John, b 21 Aug 1678. John died in Windsor where he moved back to on August 18, 1690. He was a lieutenant in King Phiip's war, and in 1678 was appointed "lieut. to the foots company" at Westfield, and in 1679 was one of a committee off two appointed to the town to petition the General Court in their behalf. All of his sons were living in 1706, and had families residing in Westfield.

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