He was married to Mary Cathryn Bess on 21 March 1852 in Madison County Missouri
U.S. Census 1870 - shows children as follows: George - age 13 Hiram F. - age 11 Amos - age 8 Matilda - age 5 Stephen - age 3 Eliza - age 3 mo. born Jan 1870
U.S. Census 1880 - Francis M. Berry, Crooked Creek, Bollinger, Missouri with children: James E. - age 19 Matilda E. - age 16 Stephen W. - age 14 Ida J. - age 10 Ella C. - age 7 Mattie B. - age 5
The oldest of their children would be: John Francis Berry born 30 July 1854 at Crooked Creek - died 20 February 1909, buried in Francis M. Berry Family Farm cemetery. This documentation is a user submitted tree (Pedigree Resource File).