Moore, Bethuel A.



Moore, Bethuel A.


Bethuel A. Moore was a master builder elected to the Carpenters' Company in Philadelphia in 1829. He resided at Carlton Square below 12th street. Bethuel Moore died in 1851.

Biography from the Philadelphia Architects and Buildings, a project of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia. Written by Tom Stokes.

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1 Carlton Square (CD) (1830)


City Records D.S.B. #342; filed July25, 1825; satisfied November 28, 1825 B.A. Moore vs. George Tripner. Claim for $1250 against a new two story brick house, shed and fences situate on the west side of Charles street between Callowhil land Noble streets, bounded north by property occupied by widow Schriver, south by a red frame two story house and ground property of _________, east by said Charles street & west by Rugan street for building and furnishing materials. ---------------------- City Records D.S.B. book #344; filed January14, 1830; satisfied note not readable. Bethuel A. Moore vs. A.E. Silveira. Claim for $500 against a certain house or building situate in Green's court between Spruce and Pine streets, the said house 14 feet in front and 30 feet in depth with a piaza 10 feet in depth 7 feet in width, said house two stories high and the northernmost of two new brick houses for carpentry work done. A second claim for $500 against a house "the southernmost" in the same Green's court. ---------------------- Managing Committee Minutes-1830-18-363 Received from Bethuel Moore $62 for initiation fee and Book of Prices. Carpenters' Co. Minutes-1850-267 Granting relief to Bethuel Moore. Carpenters' Co. Minutes-1851-274 Communication from widow of Bethuel Moore. ----------------------- City Directory - 1830, 35 - Bethuel Moore, house carpenter, 1 Carlton Square. 1840 - B.A., builder, 180 N. 11th St. 1845 - Bethuel A., builder, Carlton below 12th; house 8 Carlton Square. 1850 - Bethuel A., builder, Carlton below 12th; house Carlton & 11th.