Samuel Moseley1

b. 23 September 1759, d. 25 December 1833
Last Edited=10 Feb 2013
     Samuel Moseley was born on 23 September 1759 at Bute County, North Carolina. Bute County was created 10 Jun 1764 from Granvile County. It became extinct when it was divided on 11 Feb 1779 to create Franklin and Warren Counties. Samuel was probably born in Granvile County but grew up in Bute county..1

Samuel Moseley married Susannah Bledsoe on 12 August 1786 at Granville County, North Carolina.2,3

Samuel Moseley was enumerated during 1830 on the 1830 U. S. census for Franklin County, Georgia as head of family Samuel Mosely. Enumerated in this family were: 1 Free white males 20 to 30 years old, 1 Free white males 70 to 80 years old, 1 Free white females 60 to 70 years old.4

Samuel Moseley died on 25 December 1833 at Franklin County, Georgia, at age 74.5,1

Children of Samuel Moseley and Susannah Bledsoe


  1. Membership application, George Washington Moseley, no.80446, on Samuel Moseley, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky, online database and images"U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970" ( Accessed 24 Nov 2012).
  2. "North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979," Index, FamilySearch ( accessed 12 Dec 2012), entry for Samuel Mosely and Susanna Bledsoe.
  3. "Revolutionary War Pensions," file for Samuel Mosely (S.33117 and R7361, North Carolina), Database and Images, Fold3 ( : accessed 12 Dec 2012); Sworn Declaration of Service, 5 Mar 1823, page 9, page 6; Citing microfilm M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, National Archives, Washington D.C., (ARC Identifier 2733385), Link to first page in file:|27262553.
  4. 1830 U. S. census, Franklin County, Georgia, p. 257 (stamped), line 17, Samuel Mosely; digital image, ( : accessed 15 Dec 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication M19, Roll 17.
  5. "Final Payment Vouchers Index for Military Pensions, 1818-1864," entry for Samuel Mosely, Database and Images, Fold3 ( : accessed 12 Dec 2012); index card; Citing Index to Final Pension Payment Vouchers, compiled 1818 - 1864, Record Group 217 , National Archives, Washington D.C., (ARC Identifier 2733385), Link to item: