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Moses family page


Morris Moses married Sarah Stroud in St Helier in 1825

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Origins of surname

This surname comes from Moses in the Bible.

Early records

The first family to establish in Jersey was that of Morris Moses and Sarah Strood, who were married in St Helier on 31 July 1825. Morris was from Bedfordshire and Sarah from Weymouth. They had six children.


  • Moses
  • Moise
  • Moyse, separate family in Jersey

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Family wills

These wills created by members of the Moses family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Joseph Moses of Hampshire, England, now of Gorey - 15 November 1881, D/Y/A/42
  • Charles Moses, 2 Peel Villas, Cleveland Road, St Helier - 30 September 1911, D/Y/A/70
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