|Birth: ||Apr. 24, 1739|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 17, 1812|
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.
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)*
Rachel Burris Hiatt (1773 - ____)*
Joseph M Burris (1776 - ____)*
Miles Burris (1779 - ____)*
Bowater Burris (1784 - 1841)*
Created by: Rebecca Paddon
Record added: Apr 18, 2008
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From a Burris Family newsletter dated July, 1991: "John Burris: The original John Burris of 1738 tombstone was found in 1975 in Boxley, IN. The story is a farmer wanted to clear off his land for farming, this also included the old cemetery property where...(Read more)|
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