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Philip Moore of The Hills, brother of Sir George Moore (Speaker of the House of Kays)

Date(s): early 19th century

Creator(s): unknown photographer

Scope & Content: Photograph of a sillouette. For family details of Moore's of the Hills see A W Moore's 'Old Manx Families'

Philip was the son of Philip (born 1674, died 1746, buried at Conchan) who carried on a merchant's business in Douglas Philip, (b.1708-d. 1788), was buried at Conchan and married Ann Birkett of Workington in 1728 who died in 1735.

Children were Margaret (b 1733-d.1782), married Deemster Thomas Moore
Mary (b. 1734), married in 1751 William son of the Rev W.L. Quayle, Vicar of Malew in 1751.

In 1739 Philip married Eunice Hinks b.1708-d.1795)
Children were Elizabeth (b.1740) married Captain James Oates of Oatland.
Ann, born 1753, married in 1770 John James Murray of Ronaldsway.
John S Murray, who died without progeny in Martinique;
Eunice Ann, who succeeded to the property. She married William Oats, and the Thomas Christian of Ballacurry.

Language: eng

Extent: overall: 12 cm x 9 cm

Physical description: black & white print

Item name: photograph

Collection: Photographic Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: PG/13098


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