John W. Moore, son of Samuel and Rachael Moore, was born April 10 1832 in Dearborn County, Indiana and departed this life on Thur Sept 26, 1912 at the age of 80 years, 5 months and 16 days. after an illness of about 10 weeks of dropsey.
He was married to Mary J. Hannah March 7, 1852. She having departed this life Nov 14, 1905. To the union was born 3 sons, one having died in infancy.
He was united with the M. E. Methodist church in 1860, but his definite converion dates from 2 weeks before his death.