Flourished: 1841-11-XX Sangamon County, Illinois
Moore was involved in a Sangamon County Circuit Court debt case in November 1841. George Power and others had given Moore a promissory note and failed to pay. Moore sued Power and others to collect the debt. Power confessed and the court ruled for Moore in the amount of $1,134.48.
Moore v. Power et al., Martha L. Benner and Cullom Davis et al., eds., The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln: Complete Documentary Edition, 2d edition (Springfield: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, 2009), http://www.lawpracticeofabrahamlincoln.org/Details.aspx?case=139952.