Miriam MOORE is my fifth great grand aunt; she is the daughter of my sixth great grandparents; Wyatt and Elizabeth (WORMWOOD) MOORE. Miriam was born 27 July 1746, in Biddeford, Maine. She was the fourth of eleven children. Miriam married Josiah GARLAND 1 July 1767 in Biddeford, Maine. They had ten children: Benjamin, Thomas, Edward, John, Betsey, Joanna, Hannah, Miriam, Sally, Josiah Jr. All their children married, giving her and her husband many grandchildren. Miriam died about 1830.
 Ruth Gray, “Maine Families in 1790,” (Picton Press, Camden, Maine, 1988); Joshua Moore, vol. 1, page 208. Sibyl Noyes, Charles Thornton Libby, Walter Goodwin Davis, “Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire,” (New England Historic and Genealogical Society, Boston, 1928-1939); Wyatt Moore, p. 490.