Finding Key for 'Moore' Surname Pennsylvania Probates

This page is a finding key for searching for Moores in selected Pennsylvania county probate records on FamilySearch.org.
Image numbers are provided to help you more quickly locate names and index pages.
Study the FamilySearch catalog and the individual county websites for additional probate files and indexes not listed here.

Counties indexed:
   Berks
   Chester
   Lebanon
   Philadelphia

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Berks County

This list contains all the Berks county 'Moore' estate folders.

Estates 1752-1799 Miller, Christian-Parker, William

Image No. Description
762 Moore, Ralph - US 1792 [only Moore]

Estates 1800-1850 Miller, Michael-Moser, Weirich

Image No. Description
1224 Moore, Christian - RB 1815
1257 Moore, Conrad - RB 1809
1277 Moore, Conrad - RB 1821
1293 Moore, Conrad - AB 1835
1297 Moore, Daniel - LAN 1824
1311 Moore, Elijah - CA 1850
1330 Moore, George - RB 1832
1389 Moore, Henry - RB 1822
1404 Moore, Jacob - RB 1821
1421 Moore, Jacob - WI 1828
1450 Moore, James - WD 1824
1455 Moore, James R. - CA 1841
1462 Moore, John - RB 1823
1498 Moore, Lydia - WD 1839
1523 Moore, mary - RB 1831
1537 Moore, Peter - DI 1811
1547 Moore, Robert - RE 1800
1551 Moore, Rosanna - RB 1828
1568 Moore, Rosanna - RB 1829
1577 Moore, Samuel - RB 1847
1617 Moore, Samuel - MR 1848

Estates 1850-1915 Mogel, Peter-Moore, Ellen R.

Image No. Description
2465 Moore, Agnes A. - Reading 1900
2482 Moore, Albert B. - Reading 1911
2493 Moore, Amos - Robeson 1896
2523 Moore, Angeline - Reading 1895
2554 Moore, Catharine - BK 1877
2567 Moore, Catharine - 1888
2570 Moore, Catharine - Reading 1903
2616 Moore, Charles C. - 1902
2623 Moore, Charles G. - Douglas 1914
2634 Moore, Charles H. - 1867
2638 Moore, Charles S. - Perry 1883
2689 Moore, Conrad - RB 1871
2761 Moore, Daniel - Reading 1913
2771 Moore, Daniel K. - Birdsboro 1912
2780 Moore, Daniel S. - RB 1871
2869 Moore, Edmund - Robeson 1907
2887 Moore, Elias N. - Union 1864
2904 Moore, Elijah - CA 1850
2929 Moore, Elizabeth - Brecknock 1896
2938 Moore, Ellen J. - 1904
2966 Moore, Ellen R. - RE 1877

Estates 1850-1915 Moore, Elmer E.-Moser, Catharine

Image No. Description
6 Moore, Elmer E. - Birdsboro 1888
24 Moore, Emily - Reading 1904
32 Moore, Frances - WD 1858
61 Moore, Gabriel - MRD 1876
110 Moore, George - Robeson 1857
118 Moore, George - RB 1861
189 Moore, George W. - 1885
193 Moore, George W. - Reading 1887
252 Moore, George W. - Birdsboro 1898
259 Moore, Hannah - RE 1861
265 Moore, Hannah - RB 1877
278 Moore, Henrietta S. - 1922
288 Moore, Henry - 1898
292 Moore, Henry - Caernarvon 1912
328 Moore, Henry - Robeson 1913
339 Moore, Henry C. - 1890
347 Moore, Henry C. - 1897
353 Moore, Isaac - Robeson 1885
364 Moore, Isaac C. - Robeson 1904
380 Moore, Isaac H. - Perry 1867
529 Moore, Jacob - SP 1853
682 Moore, Jacob (2 of 2)
806 Moore, Jacob Sr. - 1878
817 Moore, Jacob - 1893
820 Moore, Jacob - 1895
825 Moore, James - Spring 1895
912 Moore, James E. - Womelsdorf 1894
940 Moore, James T. - UN 1879
968 Moore, Jennie - 1893
974 Moore, Jesse - Robeson 1912
1023 Moore, Joel - Birdsboro 1898
1050 Moore, John H. - Perry 1858
1122 Moore, John H. - 1878
1126 Moore, John T. - RE 1876
1269 Moore, John W. - Muhlenberg 1896
1274 Moore, Joseph - RB 1882
1339 Moore, Kate - Reading 1900
1347 Moore, Leah - Robeson 1895
1375 Moore, Levi K. - RE 1875
1399 Moore, Llewellyn J. - Wyomissing 1912
1409 Moore, Louisa B. - Perry 1897
1431 Moore, Margaret - Reading 1888
1447 Moore, Mary M. - CA 1862
1468 Moore, Michael - Lebanon Co. 1912
1600 Moore, Nicholas - Brecknock 1912
1608 Moore, Peter - SP 1855
1647 Moore, Raymond - Birdboro 1907
1669 Moore, Rebecca V. - Lebanon Co. 1913
1676 Moore, Samuel - Illinois 1866
1684 Moore, Samuel - Cumru 1904
1703 Moore, Sarah I. - 1904 or 1891
1710 Moore, Sophia K. - Centre 1911
1721 Moore, Susanna - Robeson 1860
1730 Moore, William - WD 1872
1853 Mooring, Gottried - Reading 1891

Letter of administration and bonds index 1751-1915 A-Z

Image No. Description
3 surnames A-G index
233 surnames H-O index
237 Moo first name index:
423 Moo - A-B -- p. 685
423 Moo - C-D -- p. 686
424 Moo - E-F -- p. 687
424 Moo - G-H -- p. 688
425 Moo - I-J -- p. 689
426 Moo - K-M -- p. 691
426 Moo - N-Q -- p. 692
427 Moo - R-U -- p. 693
427 Moo - V-Z -- p. 694
463 surnames P-Z index

Orphans' Court record index 1755-1936

4 Appointments and Discharges starts [Guardian appointments]
132 M surnames start
296 Real Estate starts
297 surnames A-K index
503 surnames L-Z index

Will index 1752-1915 A-Z

219 Index L-Z starts
221 first name index:
268 Moo - A-D -- p. 375
269 Moo - E-I -- p. 376
269 Moo - J-M -- p. 377
270 Moo - N-Z -- p. 378

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Chester County

Decedents record index 1716-1880

Image No. Description
7 How to use this index
122 Moore

Estate index 1717-1880
[Orphans Court minors Estate Papers]

Image No. Description
120 Moore

Orphans' Court record index 1882-1968 vol H-N

Image No. Description
415 start M
417 given name index

Will and intestate record index 1713-1850

Image No. Description
4 Note on contents
79 Moore

Will index 1713-1923 I-O
[Not recommended: first name within surname 1st letter]

Image No. Description
271 start M

Wills and administration record index 1714-1845
[Not recommended: date within surname 1st letter]

Image No. Description
72 start M

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Lebanon County

Estate index 1813-1935 L-Z

Image No. Description
94 Moore

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Philadelphia County

Philadelphia county is not in FamilySearch 'Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994' (as of Aug 2017).
So use the links below to go through catalog entries for Philadelphia county.
Try starting with Williams' 'Index to wills and administration records'    below

Catalog - Philadelphia County    here

Catalog - United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia - Probate records

Orphans' Court records 1719-1856 ; Index 1719-1938    here

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   Orphans' Court index A-Z, 1719-1852 (film 21843)
   Orphans' Court index H-N, 1852-1878 (film 1290588)
   Orphans' Court index I-Z, 1878-1938 (film 1290586)

Philadelphia wills and administration indexes
by Taylor, Bertha M. B.    here

Will index 1681-1859 (film 384803)

Image No. Description
2 start 1681-1825
106 Moore
363 start 1823-1859
673 start 'M' in year sequence
706 end M

Administration index 1683-1842 (film 384816)
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Another filming of administration index 1683-1777 (film 3848040)

Image No. Description
7 start what?
101 Moore
165 start what?
260 Moore

Another filming of administration index 1777-1825 (film 384805)

Image No. Description
6 start what?
125 Moore
204 start what?
448 Moore

Wills, 1682-1916; indexes to wills, 1682-1924    here

Will index, 1681-1859 (film 384803)

Image No. Description
3 start 1681-1825, by last, first
285 Moore
364 start 1823-1859 by Book No.

Index to wills, 1682-1900, H-Q (film 1311040)

Image No. Description
272 start M (in first name sequence)

Index to wills, 1901-1924, F-M (film 1311043)

Image No. Description
497 start M (in first name sequence)
568 M-M 1913

Index to wills, 1900-1924, M-S (film 1311044)

Image No. Description
5 continued from M-M 1911
45 end M

Administration index, 1682-1900, IJ-S (film 21840)

Image No. Description
136 M-A (by year within last 1st letter, given 1st letter)
225 end M-Z

Catalog - United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia - Probate records - indexes

Index to wills and administration records, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1682-1850    here
by Richard T. Williams & Midlred C. Williams
   ExLibrisRosetta page numbers

Volume Page No. Description
Vol. 1 1682-1782 132 Moore
Vol. 2 1783-1810 129 Moore
Vol. 3 1811-1831 123 Moore
Vol. 4 1832-1850 142 Moore

Catalog - Philadelphia City    here

For the major indexes of interest here, the Philadelphia City catalog entries duplicate the county entries.

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