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Descendants of Notley Moreland, Sr.

Generation No. 1

        1.  Notley5 Moreland, Sr.  (Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1)1,2,3,4,5,6 was born 1803 in MD, and died August 27, 1863 in DC.  He married Christina Jay7,8,9 February 01, 1826 in Washington, DC.  She was born 1802 in MD, and died Aft. 1880.

Notes for Notley Moreland, Sr.:
WASHINGTON, DC DEEDS

Dec. 11, 1849 [JAS7 p 320 LDS 900135] Notley Moreland sold a tract of land called "Part of the Vale".  No wife signed off.

Jan. 1850 [DC Deeds JAS 7, page 349 LDS 900136] Notley Moreland purchased  9 acres.

July 1856 [DC Deeds JAS 118 page 155, LDS 10311]  Notley Moreland purchased 14 acres.

May 1857 [JAS 134 p 164 LDS 910316]  Notley et al sold 18 acres, deed of trust.  Deed of Release recorded June 1859.

December 1859 [JAS 189 page 82  LDS 910760]  Notley purchased 5 acres called "New Seat."

[Source of death - "History of Western MD" see endnotes]

October 1863, DC - Letter of Admin.

1840 Washington Co., DC Census p 155
Morland, Notley  
        1 male under 5
        1 male 5-10
        1 male 30-40
        1 female 5-10
        1 female 10-15
        1 female 20-30
        1 female 40-50

1850 Washington Co., DC Census p 259
Moreland, Notley  45  farmer and market garden, real estate $4,000  MD
        Christine  48  MD
        Rachel  17  MD
        John N.  12  DC
        Enoch C.  9  DC
        William H.H.  6  DC
        Brown, Jackson  21  m hired hand  Georgetown

1860 Washington, DC Census page 23
Moreland, Notley  55  farmer  real estate $1,200 personal $4,000 MD
        Christina  56  MD
        William  16  DC
        Talbot, Benjamin  60  farm hand  MD

October 1863 DC Admin. Accounts Vol. ZCR 1, page 321-324, National Archives.  Enos Ray and R.F. Stewart were authorized to appraise the estate of Notley Moreland, late of Washington Co.

October 1863 [same as above]  Inventory of Notley Moreland, totalled $3,657.50, signed by Christina Moreland, Administratrix.

December 1864 DC Admin Accounts ZCR2 page 377-378, National Archives.  First and final account of Notley Moreland filed.

Notes for Christina Jay:
DAR Record copy says her maiden name is Givens.

1870 Washington, DC Census page 761
Moreland, Christina  67  retired  MD
        [living with Enoch and Mary Moreland]

1880 Washington, DC Census page 207C
Moreland, Christine  79  mother-in-law  DC MD MD
        [living with Thomas and Rachel McLaughlin]
        
Children of Notley Moreland and Christina Jay are:
+ 2 i. Rachel A.6 Moreland, born Abt. 1835 in MD.
        3 ii. Notley Moreland, Jr.10, born 1837; died November 05, 1857 in DC.

Notes for Notley Moreland, Jr.:
[Source for death "History of Western MD"  see endnotes]

        4 iii. John N. Moreland, born Abt. 1838 in DC.
+ 5 iv. Enoch C. Moreland, born April 30, 1842 in Chevy Chase, DC; died December 29, 1916 in Washington, DC.
+ 6 v. William H. Moreland, born February 1844 in DC; died March 12, 1916 in Washington, DC.

Generation No. 2

        2.  Rachel A.6 Moreland (Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1)11 was born October 1836 in MD, and died May 03, 1914 in DC.  She married Thomas A. McLaughlin12,13 April 28, 1857 in Washington, DC.  He was born 1820 in PA, and died Bef. 1900 in DC.

Notes for Rachel A. Moreland:
1900 Washington, DC Census
McLaughlin, Rachel  Oct. 1836  64 widowed 2 children  DC
        Thomas Aug. 1860 39 physician DC
        Mary A. Jan. 1863 37 DC

1910 Washington, DC Census
McLaughlin, Thomas 50  physician DC
        Rachel  75 widow DC
        Mary A.  45 DC

Notes for Thomas A. McLaughlin:
1870 Washington, DC Census
McLaughlin, Thomas  52 builder  PA
        Rachel 36  DC
        Thomas N.  9  DC
        Nannie 7  DC

1880 Washington, DC Census page 207
McLaughlin, Thomas A.  60  retired merchant     PA IRE IRE
        Rachel E.  45  DC DC DC
        Thomas N. 19  DC PA DC
        Nannie  17  DC PA DC
        Moreland, Christine  mother-in-law  79  DC MD MD
        
Children of Rachel Moreland and Thomas McLaughlin are:
        7 i. Thomas N.7 McLaughlin, Jr., born August 1860 in DC; died 1921 in DC.  He married Madge Irvin Unknown; born 1869 in Pittsburg, PA; died November 1937 in DC.

Notes for Thomas N. McLaughlin, Jr.:
1920 Washington, DC Census
McLaughlin, Thomas 61  physician
        Madge 52 DC

        8 ii. Mary A. McLaughlin, born January 1863 in DC; died April 1926 in DC.

        5.  Enoch C.6 Moreland (Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1)14,15 was born April 30, 1842 in Chevy Chase, DC, and died December 29, 1916 in Washington, DC.  He married (1) Mary E. Clark16 May 28, 1863 in DC, daughter of Welinda Unknown.  She was born Abt. 1843 in MD, and died Bet. 1870 - 1879 in DC.  He married (2) Rachel L. McGann 1879 in DC.  She was born August 1851 in DC.

Notes for Enoch C. Moreland:
1860 Washington, DC Census page 36
Moreland, Enoch  19  gate keeper  DC
        [living with the William Philips family]  

1870 Washington, DC Census page 761
Moreland, Enoch  29  farmer  real estate $15,000  personal $5,000 MD
        Mary E.  29 MD
        Notley  2  MD
        William J. 10/12  MD
        Christina  67  retired  MD
        Clark, Welinda  73  retired  MD

1880 Washington, DC Census page 4C
Moreland, Enoch C. 39  farmer  DC MD MD
        Rachel  33  MD MD MD
        Notly  11  DC DC MD
        William  10  DC DC MD
        Samuel  5  DC DC MD
        Johnson, Alexander  black  19 laborer  DC DC DC
        Beckworth, Buck  MU  18  laborer  DC DC DC

1900 DC Census
Moreland, Enoch C.  58  April 1842  married 21 years  DC DC DC farmer
        Rachel  Aug. 1851 49  6 children, 6 living  DC
        Raymond W.  Nov. 1880  19  married 3 DC farm laborer
                Maude M.  June 1883  17  DC
        Frederick H.  Oct. 1883  16  DC
        Louise Aug. 1885  14  DC
        Estelle  Oct. 1889  10  DC

Jan. 3, 1917 Washington Post

Funeral of Enoch Moreland,  The funeral of Enoch Moreland, a member of the Association of Oldest Inhabitants of the District, was held yesterday morning at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Chevy Chase.  Interment was in Forest Glen Cemetery.  Mr. Moreland died last Friday at his home in Chevy Chase.
        
Children of Enoch Moreland and Mary Clark are:
        9 i. Notley E.7 Moreland17, born 1868; died May 1915 in Washington, DC.

Notes for Notley E. Moreland:
May 14, 1915, Washington Post "Deaths Reported.  Notley E. Moreland, 48, 215 1st St. NW."

1910 DC Census
Moreland, Notley E.  42  brother  single  DC DC DC salesman
        [living with brother William]

        10 ii. William J. Moreland, born August 1870 in DC.  He married Julia C. Unknown 1909; born 1874 in DC.

Notes for William J. Moreland:
1900 DC Census
Moreland, William J. 31  Feb. 1870  lodger  DC DC MD clerk shoe store

1910 DC Census
Moreland, William 40 married 1 year  DC DC DC shoe sales
        Julia  36  0 children  DC DC DC
        Notley E.  Brother  42  single  DC DC DC salesman

1920 DC Census
Moreland, William J.  50  DC DC DC shoe sales
        Julia C.  46  DC DC DC
        many roomers

1930 DC Census
Moreland, William J.  60 clerk
        Julia C.  58
        Roomers

+ 11 iii. Samuel Moreland, born July 1876 in DC; died October 16, 1947 in Washington, DC.

        
Children of Enoch Moreland and Rachel McGann are:
+ 12 i. Raymond Nelson7 Moreland, born November 1880 in DC; died March 1935 in DC.
        13 ii. Frederick H. Moreland, born October 1883.
        14 iii. Louise Moreland, born August 1885.
        15 iv. Estelle Moreland, born October 1889.

        6.  William H.6 Moreland (Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1)18,19 was born February 1844 in DC, and died March 12, 1916 in Washington, DC.  He married Susanna A. Unknown 1870.  She was born March 1849 in DC.

Notes for William H. Moreland:
1880 Washington, DC Census page 3B
Moreland, William  35  farmer  DC MD MD
        Susie  31  DC Eng Eng
        William  7  DC DC Eng
        Arthur  1  DC DC Eng
        Cunningham, William  other  laborer 15  DC IRE IRE

1900 DC Census
Moreland, William  56  Feb. 1844  married 30 years  DC DC DC farmer
        Susanna A.  March 1849  7 children 6 living  DC Eng. Eng.
        William  Oct. 1872  27  meat cutter
        Arthur  Feb. 1879  21  salesman
        George  Sept. 1881  18  real estate agent
        Edwin  Oct. 1883  16
        Paul  Dec. 1888  11

1910 DC Census
Moreland, William  65  married 35 years  DC VA MD  farmer
        Susanna  60  6 children, 4 living  DC Eng. Eng.
        Arthur J.  26  DC
        Edwin  25  DC
        Paul H.  21  DC

March 13, 1916, Washington Post  "Moreland, on Sunday, March 12, 1916, at 1:30 AM at his residence, 1501 Harvard Street NW, William H., son of the late Notley and Christina Moreland, aged 72 years."
        
Children of William Moreland and Susanna Unknown are:
+ 16 i. William S.7 Moreland, born October 1872 in DC; died March 05, 1960 in Albuquerque, NM.
        17 ii. John Randolph Moreland, born 1878 in DC; died May 1878 in DC.
        18 iii. Arthur W. Moreland, born February 1879 in DC; died Bef. 1986.  He married Louise Unknown; born 1895 in DC; died May 07, 1986.

Notes for Arthur W. Moreland:
1920 DC Census
Moreland, Arthur  brother  40 single  DC grocery merchant
        [living with brother, Paul and family]

1930 DC Census
Moreland, Arthur W.  51, DC grocery store manager
        Louise 35  DC

+ 19 iv. George Moreland, born September 1881.
+ 20 v. John Edwin Moreland, born October 1883 in DC; died Bef. 1979.
+ 21 vi. Paul H. Moreland, born December 1888 in DC.

Generation No. 3

        11.  Samuel7 Moreland (Enoch C.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born July 1876 in DC, and died October 16, 1947 in Washington, DC.  He married Mary Louise Branzell September 12, 1897.  She was born May 08, 1876 in Washington, DC, and died June 10, 1959 in Washinton, DC.

Notes for Samuel Moreland:
Information from DAR record copy.

1900 DC Census
Moreland, Samuel  23  July 1876  son in law  MD MD MD Butcher

1910 DC Census
Moreland, Samuel  33  married 13 years  DC DC DC wholesale sales
        Mary L.  33  DC
        Eugene  12  DC
        William E.  9  DC
        Walter F.  7  DC
        Mary L.  4  DC
        Dorothy 1 6/12  DC

1920 DC Census
Moreland, Samuel  42  Butcher  DC
        Louise  42  DC
        Eugene  21  DC
        William  18 DC
        Walter  17  DC
        Mary  14  DC
        Dorothy  11  DC
        Helen  7  DC
        Ralph  4  DC

1930 DC Census
Moreland, Samuel 53  DC Butcher
        Mary L.  53 DC
        Dorothy 21 DC nurse
        Helen P.  18  DC
        Ralph 14  DC
        Roomers
        
Children of Samuel Moreland and Mary Branzell are:
+ 22 i. Eugene8 Moreland, born 1898 in DC.
+ 23 ii. William E. Moreland, born 1901 in DC.
+ 24 iii. Walter F. Moreland, born 1903 in DC.
        25 iv. Mary L. Moreland, born 1906.
        26 v. Dorothy Moreland, born 1909.
        27 vi. Helen Moreland, born 1913.
        28 vii. Ralph Moreland, born 1916.

        12.  Raymond Nelson7 Moreland (Enoch C.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born November 1880 in DC, and died March 1935 in DC.  He married Anna Dugan Abt. 1909.  She died Bef. 1920.

Notes for Raymond Nelson Moreland:
1920 DC Census
Moreland, Raymond N.  39  brother in law   single  plumber
        Raymond E. nephew  10  
        [living with Jeanette Dugan family]

1930 Prince Georges Co., MD Census
Moreland, Raymond 48  DC plumber

Mar. 4, 1935 Washington Post

Raymond Nelson Moreland husband of late Anna Moreland, nee Dugan, and son of late Enoch and Rachel Moreland.  Survived by one son Raymond E.  Burial Mt. Olivet Cem.
        
Child of Raymond Moreland and Anna Dugan is:
        29 i. Raymond E.8 Moreland, born 1910 in DC; died April 30, 1954 in Hampshire Knolls, MD.  He married Kathryn Marie Murphy July 1932 in Newport, RI.

Notes for Raymond E. Moreland:
1930 DC Census
Moreland, Raymond E.  cousin  20  DC
        living with the Simpson family


        16.  William S.7 Moreland (William H.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born October 1872 in DC, and died March 05, 1960 in Albuquerque, NM.  He married Emma L. Mess 1910.  She was born 1875 in IND, and died January 23, 1958 in DC.

Notes for William S. Moreland:
1910 DC Census
Moreland, William S.  37  DC DC DC merchant
        Emma L.  32  married 7 mo.  0 children  Ind. Germ. OH

1920 DC Census
Moreland, William  45  DC DC DC grocery merchant
        Emma L.  41 Ind. France OH
        William M.  3  DC
        Mary E.  2  DC
        Mess, Henry brother in law  31  KY
        
Children of William Moreland and Emma Mess are:
        30 i. William M.8 Moreland, born 1917.
        31 ii. Mary E. Moreland, born 1918.  She married Unknown Dunn.

        19.  George7 Moreland (William H.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born September 1881.  He married Ella Virginia Unknown.  She died June 27, 1968 in VA.
        
Children of George Moreland and Ella Unknown are:
        32 i. John G.8 Moreland.
        33 ii. Melvin L. Moreland.

        20.  John Edwin7 Moreland (William H.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born October 1883 in DC, and died Bef. 1979.  He married Elsie Mae Donohue August 1914 in DC.  She was born 1889 in DC, and died February 06, 1979 in DC.

Notes for John Edwin Moreland:
1920 DC Census
Moreland, Edwin J.  35  DC grocer
        Elsie M.  31  DC MD DC

1930 DC Census
Moreland, John E.  41  DC
        Elsie M.  41 DC
        Elisie 6  DC

Notes for Elsie Mae Donohue:
Feb. 8, 1979 Washington Post

On Tuesday, Feb. 6, 1979 at Alexandria Hospital, Elsie M. Moreland, lifetime resident of Georgetown, wife of the late John Edwin Moreland, mother of Elsie M. Corra; grandmother of Peter F. Corro, Yolanda E. Corro, and David C. Corro.  Friends may call at the Arlington Funeral Home........Interment at Glenwood Cemetery.  

        
Child of John Moreland and Elsie Donohue is:
        34 i. Elsie M.8 Moreland, born 1924.

        21.  Paul H.7 Moreland (William H.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born December 1888 in DC.  He married Mabel J. Unknown Abt. 1915.  She was born 1893 in VA, and died November 30, 1950 in DC.

Notes for Paul H. Moreland:
1920 DC Census
Moreland, Paul H. 32  DC  lawyer
        Mabel J.  27  VA DC DC
        Mirium  4  DC
        Arthur  brother  40 single  DC grocery merchant

        
Child of Paul Moreland and Mabel Unknown is:
        35 i. Mirium8 Moreland, born 1916.

Generation No. 4

        22.  Eugene8 Moreland (Samuel7, Enoch C.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born 1898 in DC.  He married Louise Unknown.  She was born 1906 in VA.

Notes for Eugene Moreland:
1930 DC Census
Moreland, Eugene  31 DC butcher
        Louise 24 VA
        Jean 2 DC
        
Child of Eugene Moreland and Louise Unknown is:
        36 i. Jean9 Moreland, born 1928.

        23.  William E.8 Moreland (Samuel7, Enoch C.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born 1900 in Washington, DC and died June 1985 in Anne Arundel Co., MD.  He married Mary Becraft November 11, 1922 in DC. She was born August 18, 1902 in DC and died September 1984 in Anne Arundel Co., MD.  

Notes for William E. Moreland:
1930 DC Census
Moreland, William E.  28  DC truck driver
        Mary S.  27  DC
        Ralph E.  6  DC
        Donald G.  2  DC

        
Children of William Moreland and Mary Becraft are:
        37 i. Ralph E.9 Moreland, born 1924.
        38 ii. Donald G. Moreland, born 1928.

        24.  Walter Fritz 8 Moreland (Samuel7, Enoch C.6, Notley5, Samuel D.4, Walter3, Jacob2, Patrick1) was born January 16, 1903 in DC and died May 10, 1986 in Montgomery Co., MD.  He married Lola K. Etter in 1923 in Washington DC.  She was born 1904 in MD, and died 1972 in DC.

Notes for Walter F. Moreland:
1930 DC Census
Moreland, Walter  27  DC mechanic
        Lola K.  25  MD
        Betty K.  6  DC
        
Child of Walter Moreland and Lola Unknown is:
        39 i. Betty K.9 Moreland, born 1924.


Endnotes

1.  J. Thomas Scharf, History of Western MD,  (Clearfield Co.), 760.
2.  1840 Washington Co., DC Census.
3.  1850 Washington Co., DC Census.
4.  1860 DC Census.
5.  Frederick Co., MD Genealogies LDS film 1001463.
6.  Washington, DC Deeds.
7.  1870 DC Census.
8.  1880 DC Census.
9.  DC Records Vol. 20, LDS 845770.
10.  J. Thomas Scharf, History of Western MD,  (Clearfield Co.), 760.
11.  Wesley E. Pippenger, DC Marriage Licenses, 425.
12.  1880 DC Census.
13.  1860 DC Census.
14.  1880 DC Census.
15.  1870 DC Census.
16.  Washington Post.
17.  1880 DC Census.
18.  Washington Post.

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