​​​​​Joseph mosher 

Joseph Mosher was born on 17 Oct 1768 at Newport, Nova Scotia. He was the eleventh child of James and Lydia. Joseph married Priscilla Greeno, daughter of Daniel, grantee of Falmouth, N.S.

Joseph was a Carpenter.


James 1789-1873 Sea Captain. Married Rachel Lahey. Died at Mosherville.


Priscilla (1813-1856) m Christopher Columbus Wier

James (1814-1889) m Mary Clark

Mary Ann (1814-1868) m Joseph Carter

Barzillai (1816-1845) never married, lost at sea on the Brig Leone

William (1818-1846) m Lucinda Burgess

Joseph (1820-1886) m Asenath Anthony

John (1821-1844) never married

Jehu (1822-1887) m Jane Anthony

Charles (1824-1894) m Jane Hall

Harriet (1826-1909) m cousin William Mosher (1824-1913)

Rachel Catherine (1828-1853) never married.

Barzillai 1791-1852. Married Nancy Harvie.

James Barzillai (1818-1845) lost at sea.

Catherine Ellis (1819-1898) m John Mann

Jenny (1826-1851) m John G. Kirkpatrick

Lydia Ann (1831-1871)

George William (1833-1905)

Elizabeth Adelaide (1838-1920) m Ezekiel M. Lake



Daniel 1793-1863 Died in Gaspe, Quebec, Canada

Daniel was married 3 times. Daniel was a carpenter and died in Gaspe on 7 Dec 1863. He was buried at St Mathews Cemetery, Peninsula, Gaspe. No gravestone found.
1. Jenny Ryan

Priscilla born 1817, Elizabeth who married Captain Vance and Stephen Bovis, 
James 1819-1860,
2. Margaret Ward (cousin through his Aunt Rhoda and Simon Ward)


Daniel (1820-1845)

Allen b 17 May 1822

Mary Ann 28 Dec 1826- 17 Dec 1903 married John Siddon Ascah (1820-1896)

Albert Barzillai born 6 Dec 1832,

3. Jane McCoy

George born 1834 and died 24 May 1890 in Toronto and married to Ellen Cunning,

Joseph born 1835

Robert born 1 July 1838 and died 22 Mar 1904 and married to Charlotte Neal and Mary Harriet Rose.

William born on 22 May 1840 and died 18 Aug 1915 and married to Margaret Ann Davis

Hiram born 16 Sept 1842 and died 21 Nov 1903 in Ontario and married Eliza Embree/Emery

Nathaniel born 16 Jan 1844 and died 1 Jun 1894 and married to Emily Francis Bidderson

Harriet Emma born 11 Jul 1846 and died 30 Jan 1875 married George Walter Miller

John Byron born 4 Mar 1847 and died 22 Jun 1927 married Jane Day

Margaret Ellen born 27 Sept 1849 and died 18 Dec 1880 married David Janvren Rabey

 Rufus Daniel born 29 Jan 1856 and died 29 Apr 1925 married to Maria Ann McDonald.

Elizabeth 1796-1885. Married cousin Reuben Mosher of Jehu.

Children; Priscilla (1821-1860) m Ramsay Hunter

Reuben (1823-1900) m Ann Elizabeth Crossley

Daniel W. (1826- ) m 1. Martha Constantine 2. Mary Ann Crowell

George (1830-1910) m Phebe A. Harmon

James Ness (1832-1907) m Anna Greeno




Nicholas 1796-1864. Lived in Walton, N.S. Marriage to Fanny Young.


Joseph (1819-1911) m Lucie Clark

John (1820-1899) m Sarah Greeno

Priscilla (1823-1910) m Samuel Davis

Sarah (1825-1907) m James Jacobs

Harriet (1826-1911) m Robert McLellan

Rachel (1826-1892) m John Clifford

William (1829-1891)

James (1832-)

David B. (1832-1907) m Lydia J. Campbell

Nicholas (1836-1885) m Eliza Barnes Smith,

Mark (1838-1910) m Lucy Ettenger

Ira (1844-1897) m Matilda Scott

Margaret (1846-)

Joseph 1799-1885 Lived in Mosherville, Nova Scotia. Married Lydia Anthony, daughter of Noah. Worked as a millwright, wheel-wright.

William (1824-1913) m Harriet Mosher (daughter of James, one son Austin (1854-1920)

Mahala (1825-1915) m Andrew Anthony

George Melvin (1828-1895) m Mary Oxley Smith

Noah (1833-1911) m 1. Sophia Nicholls 2. Annie R. Clark

Hiram Albert (1839-1909) m Mary Ann Smith.

Mary 1801-1884 Married Captain George Card.Lived in Eastport, Maine. He was killed at Halifax in work accident on Port. Children; Priscilla (1817-), Rachel Ann (1818-), Amy Elizabeth (1820-), George William (1822-), Margaret (1825-), Edward W (1825-1899), James Hiram (1827-1909), Emma (1832-).

William 1803-1833 Unmarried.

Amy 1805-1894. Married Isaac Fish.

George 1807-1871. Lived in Presque, Maine. Married Mary Ann McNab who was born in New Brunswick.

George William (1842-1898) m Augusta M. DeWitt,

Priscilla (1847-1910)

Ruth A.(1847-1921) m Samuel Dexter Howland

Joseph Mumford (1849-1909) m Hannah E. Argent

Helen M. (1856-1913) m Eben W. Lowney

Frances R. (1858-)

Ada (1859-1908) m Charles F. Hussey