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Rhoda Effaniah Burnett Harris
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1800
Patrick County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1878
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Rhoda Effaniah Burnett was the daughter of Jeremiah Burnett, III and his wife, Effaniah "Effie" Crowley.

Rhoda Effaniah Burnett age 17, was married 18 August, 1817, Patrick County, Virginia, to William Harris, age 21.

William and Rhoda Harris were the parents of fifteen children and they had ninety-nine grandchildren. Thousands of Americans are descendants of this pioneer couple.

Late in her life Rhoda Harris experienced another tragedy when she lost the sight in one eye. She died 9 September, 1878, age 78 years, 2 months and 15 days. She was buried beside her husband and other family members on the land she had donated to the city of Blue Springs, Missouri.
Family links: 
  Effeniah Crowley Burnett (1761 - 1835)
  Jeremiah Burnett (1749 - 1848)
  William Harris (1796 - 1847)*
  Jeremiah Alexander Harris (1818 - 1848)*
  Nancy Martha Harris Burrus (1820 - 1886)*
  Fleming Saunders Harris (1822 - 1885)*
  Isham Burnett Lee Harris (1823 - 1852)*
  Reuben Crowley Harris (1825 - 1893)*
  William Greenville Harris (1828 - 1898)*
  John Hardin Harris (1832 - 1918)*
  Dochtor Lawrence Harris (1833 - 1913)*
  Judith Ann Harris Ingram (1835 - 1869)*
  Thomas Columbus Wilson Harris (1837 - 1857)*
  James Marshall Harris (1839 - 1914)*
  Rhoda Effaniah Harris McPherson (1841 - 1896)*
  Marion Lee Harris (1843 - 1879)*
  Lewis Franklin Harris (1845 - 1845)*
  Samuel Birks Harris (1861 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Wife of William Harris
Blue Springs Cemetery
Blue Springs
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Marland Boucher
Record added: Apr 02, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6312145
Rhoda Effaniah <i>Burnett</i> Harris
Added by: Marland Boucher
Rhoda Effaniah <i>Burnett</i> Harris
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Rhoda Effaniah <i>Burnett</i> Harris
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My gr gr gr grandmother
- Jack&Diane Loftiss-Aaron
 Added: Sep. 21, 2010
My 4th great grand Aunt on my Mother's side.
- Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter
 Added: Jun. 26, 2008
Rhoda Harris and her son, Samuel Birks,had gone to Virginia and brought her father back to Jackson County,Missouri. He had several other children living in the area. Years laterRhoda Harris donated this 1 1/2 acres of land to the city of Blue Springs,Miss...(Read more)
- TJ Cochran
 Added: Apr. 29, 2007
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