Notes for John Morse Moss: Notes for CAPTAIN JOHN MOSS: John Moss, was a prominent man in Fairfax Co, VA He was a Justice of the Peace, King's commission, and by virtue of being the oldest commissioned Justice in the County, became High Sheriff in 1796, holding that office until his death. Captain John Moss, of Fairfax Co, VA, was an officer in the Revolutionary War.
Fifteenth Virginia page 405 John Moss, 1st Lieutenant 1st VA, Feb 22, 1776 John Moss, Captain, Sept 15, 1776 John Moss resigned Nov 18, 1777 John Moss was a son of Thomas Moss, of Fairfax Co, VA, who was the son of Thomas Moss, of Westmoreland Co, VA, and the latter a descendant of Edward Moss, of York Co, VA, whose father came to VA in 1625, from Staffordshire, England.
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More About John Morse Moss: Burial: 1810, Green Spring Farm, Fairfax County, VA.
More About John Morse Moss and Ann Elizabeth Minor: Marriage: 1775, Fairfax County, VA.