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J. A. Moon, Gwinnett County Georgia, d1893

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J. A. Moon, Gwinnett County Georgia, d1893

Posted: 29 Dec 2000 1:04PM GMT
Edited: 20 Jul 2003 5:07PM GMT
I need to find out the origins/ancestors of J. A. Moon:
J. (James?) A. Moon(my ggg grandfather) b1820 d1893 was married to Mary Pendergrass b? d1902
They are buried at Old Field(now known as Peachtree Road baptist Church-1st known as Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church from 1860 to 1950) along with may other Moon's at Lawrenceville-Suwanee area in Gwinnett County, Georgia (possibly John and Nancy? Moon owned some of the property where the church now sits?)
J.A.'s Son (my great great grandfather):
Henry Jefferson Moon b 8/24/1851 d9/24/1921 was married to Nancy Peevy b12/7/1852, d2/1/1908 (He may have had a brother William). Henry was coroner of Gwinnett member of a Masonic lodge judging from the emblem on his tombstone. There is some old microfilm from newspaper on him. He weighed about 300lbs, was a horse doctor and his coffin had to be built for his extra large size. Their children were
John, Della (Brownlee), Essie(McAdams), George (who may have moved to richmond, Va), Taylor, Charlie (Moon's Treasures for you home and other Moon's in Snelliville decendents of), Suzie (Sexton), Lemmer, Emma, Rude (last 3 names could be two people who are twins Metilda Ruth, b1874, d1958 and Lemmer.)
H.J.'s son(my great grandfather):
William Thomas Moon b1871 d1966 was married to Lula Dutton b1885 d1916, then married her cousin or sister Mamie or Nan Dutton (I have a picture of about 10 of them taken in 1896) who was real cruel and mean to his children, so he divorced her and married Miss Annie Mae Dilda. His children were:
John Henry Moon (my grandfather)
Pauline(my great aunt who is living in a nursing home in tucker)
and John Henry Moon and Mary Lucille Cochran's (mother was a Grogan from Georgia mountains-Dawsonville/Amicalola Falls state park area) children:
Harold
Howard
Jewel Dean (Ivey)
James Edward (my dad) and Dorothy Jane Wesley/Edna Farmer Wesley (my granny)/Jesse Juhan Farmer (my great granny)
and their children: me, Terry and Tina (Wood)


Buried at Friendship Church, Gwinnett county
Henry Taylor Moon b6/29/1881, d11/21/1959
Irene Nash Moon b3/12/1890, d9/7/1963
Charlie F. Moon b6/1/1888, d3/17/1952
Floy A. Moon 4/16/1912 d(?)
H. B. Moon b12/9/1912
Lesley Taylor Moon b12/11/1915, d3/31/1960
Lula Moon b8/6/1885, d10/11/1916
William C. Moon 3/17/86 to 1/3/1964
William G. C. (Bill) Moon 4/24/1952 to 5/8/1979

Buried at Peachtree RoadBaptist/aka Old Field Baptist/aka Mt. Pleasant
Mary Pendergrass Moon ? - d1902
Marry Edna Moon 1953 - 1953
Nancy C. Moon (HJ's wife) b12/7/1852, d 2/1/1908
J. A. Moon 9/9/1820., d7/9/1893
Lemmer Moon 1886-1911

Please email me at demoyon@aol.com if you have information.

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