Josephine Blackshear Moore1

F, #12524, b. 12 July 1826, d. 28 May 1899
     Josephine Blackshear Moore was born on 12 July 1826 at Dublin, Laurens County, Georgia.1,2 She married John Alexander Rentz on 12 April 1842 at Laurens County, Georgia.3,2 She appeared on the census of 15 October 1850 at Hayneville, Houston County, Georgia, in the household of her husband John A. Rentz.2 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, John Alexander Rentz, on 22 December 1881 at Bosque County, Texas.4 She died on 28 May 1899 at Grovania, Houston County, Georgia, at age 72 years, 10 months and 16 days.1 She was buried at Hayneville Baptist Church Cemetery, Hayneville, Houston County, Georgia.1

Children of Josephine Blackshear Moore and John Alexander Rentz


  1. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 48884909 - Josephine Blackshear Moore Rentz.
  2. [S1307] 1850 United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  3. [S974] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, online, Name:     Josephine B. Moore
    Spouse:     John A. Rentz
    Marriage Date:     12 Apr 1842
    County:     Laurens
    State:     Georgia.
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 48885114 - John Alexander Rentz.