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John C. Burris, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1739
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1812
Hamilton County
Indiana, USA

Son of John Burris and Ester Fadden. He married Esther Terriy, daughter of (William?) Terriy/Terry and Cheepoake Harris, about 1758 in NC. Their known children were: Rebecca [Rebeckah], William or Wilson, Moses, Daniel H., John C. Jr., Rachael [Rachel], Joseph M., Miles and Bowater.

At various times John and Esther were members of New Garden and Westfield Monthly Meeting (Religious Society of Friends - Quaker) in NC; and Miami and Fall Creek Monthly Meeting in OH.

John served in the French and Indian War under Capt. William Christian in 1764; and in the Revolutionary War, NC 2nd Reg., in 1778.
Family links: 
  John Burris
  Ester Fadden Burris (1718 - ____)
  Ester Terry Burris (1740 - 1830)*
  Rebecca Burris Sumner (1760 - 1829)*
  William Burris (1763 - 1833)*
  Moses Burris (1765 - 1830)*
  John C. Burris (1769 - 1845)*
  Daniel H Burris (1771 - 1845)*
  Joseph M Burris (1776 - ____)*
  Miles Burris (1779 - ____)*
  Bowater Burris (1784 - 1841)*
*Calculated relationship
Burris Cemetery
Hamilton County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Rebecca Paddon
Record added: Apr 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26116117
John C. Burris, Sr
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- Bonnie's Daughter
 Added: May. 23, 2015
This Memorial Day, your descendants salute you for your service to our nation, thankful for the liberty that you volunteered to secure and defend with your life. We are honored to share your blood. Rest in Peace.
- Johnson Newton Burris Lippincott
 Added: May. 21, 2015

- Bonnie's Daughter
 Added: Feb. 14, 2015
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