John Seyborne Moore


Personal and Family Information

John was born on 23 APR 1847 in New Orleans, Louisiana, the son of Joseph Hickman Moore and Matilda Eleanor Bowie.

He died on 23 OCT 1896 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

His wife was Elizabeth Bird, who he married on 25 OCT 1872. The place has not been found. Their ten known children were Matilida Eleanor Bowie (c1872-1952), John Seyborne (1875-1949), Julian F.X. (1876-?), Marie Emelia Lauretta (1879-1963), Eugene Elvynn Neville (1881-1952), Rose Genevieve (1883-1971), Gladys Claire. Kennedy (1885-1956), Gwendolin Marguerite (1888-1961), Muriel Vernet (1890->1990) and Ritta Antionette (1895-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John Seyborne Moore


Joseph Hickman Moore


Matilda Eleanor Bowie


Rezin Pleasant Bowie


Rezin Bowie


Elve Ap-Catesby Jones


Margaret Frances Neville


Dionysius Neville



Birth23 APR 1847
Place: New Orleans, Louisiana
Death23 OCT 1896
Place: New Orleans, Louisiana
Census3 AUG 1860
Place: Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana
Age: 12
Address: image 120 of 126 dwelling 1119? family 1239 with grandmother and siblings, and next to parents
Census6 JUN 1870
Place: New Orleans, Ward 10, Louisiana
Age: 22 born LA
Address: image 26 of 481 dwelling 150 family 152 with parents and siblings


  1. The Rezin Bowie Family of Louisiana
    Source: The Rezin Bowie Family of Louisiana
    Authors: Virginia Lobdell Jennings 1998
    Date: 1998
    Publisher: Louisiana Genealogical & Historical Society POBox 82060 Baton Rouge, LA 70884-2060
  2. The Bowies and their Kindred A Genealogical and Biographical History
    Source: The Bowies and their Kindred A Genealogical and Biographical History
    Authors: Walter Worthington Bowie
    Date: 1899
    Publisher: Cromwell Bros, Washington DC 1899 Library of Congress Cat # 74-172558