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Joseph Hurlburt Norris
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1766
Middletown
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1854
Boone County
Indiana, USA

History of Methodist Episcopal Church of Aurora, IN: "On site of Aurora, William Lambden preached the first sermon and organized the first class." This "first class" of 1816 consisted of 9 people, including Joseph Norris & wife.

1820 - In Dearborn, Laughery Twp with wife, 4 daughters, 3 sons.

1830 - In Dearborn, Laughery Twp

Afterwards, lived Boone Co, IN, east of Waugh or Slabtown on the Michigan Road.

6 of 12 children red-heads; other 6 dark haired

Children not linked below - All surnames Norris:

1)William b 22 Feb 1790 d 24 Apr 1801

2)Catherine b 26 Oct 1791 d 29 Oct 1848 Clinton Co, IN m John Van Cleef b ca 1790

3)Richard,Pvt b 28 Jan 1793 d 18 Mar 1815 Dearborn Co., IN Served Dearborn Co., IN War of 1812, 8 Apr - 17 Jun 1813. 3rd/7th Regiment, (Noble's) Indiana Militia, Col Mc Farland's Detachment, Capt Charles Campbell's Company. Feb 9, 1813 called into service by Gov John Gibson for erection & manning of frontier block houses.

4)Samuel b 20 Dec 1794 d 11 Apr 1879 Drum Creek, Montgomery, KS m Ann Wheatley d/o Jos Wheatley & Alice Ellen Norris b 1771 (1st cousin)

5)Rachel Norris b 7 Sep 1798 d 17 Aug 1841 Boone, IN m bef 1824 Peter Moore/More in Boone Co IN 1840 8 kids

6)Keturah Norris b 6 Nov 1800 d 15 Nov 1892 Shelby, IN
m Christopher Cheek Green

7)Joseph Hurlburt Norris b 21 Jun 1804 LI,NY d 24 Jan 1873 Montgomery, KS m 1)28 Dec 1826 Aurora,Dearborn Co.,IN Sarah Ward b 22 Jan 1806 NY d 1850

8)Johanna Norris b 21 Apr 1806 d 21 Nov 1864 Waugh, Boone, IN m 11 Oct 1831 Lawrenceburg,IN John C Wright

9)Stephen Norris b 25 Apr 1808 Long Island,NY d 13 Dec 1883 Jefferson, IN m 21 Aug 1830 Aurora,IN Esther Davis b abt 1807 Vermont. Worked for Abraham Norris July 1834 & 1835. Had 1 kid in school Clinton Co, 1843

10) Burrows Norris b 30 Nov 1812 Long Island, NY d 24 Apr/30 Oct 1813 Long Island, NY 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Wooley Norris (1770 - 1860)*
 
 Children:
  Mariah Norris Hendrickson (1796 - 1851)*
  Alice Norris Wheatley (1802 - 1868)*
  Johannah Norris Wright (1806 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moore Cemetery
Elizaville
Boone County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie Schermer
Record added: Dec 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82489231
Joseph Hurlburt Norris
Added by: Colleen Sanders Broyles
 
Joseph Hurlburt Norris
Added by: Colleen Sanders Broyles
 
Joseph Hurlburt Norris
Added by: Colleen Sanders Broyles
 
 
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For my 5th Great-Grand Uncle. Peace.
- Bonnie Schermer
 Added: Jun. 28, 2015

- Colleen Sanders Broyles
 Added: Sep. 6, 2013
 
 
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