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Abraham William Norris
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1770
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: 1849
Brown County
Ohio, USA

For the Underground Railroad, the farm of Abraham Norris at Bullskin Creek, was one of the earliest hiding places for run away slaves crossing the Ohio River. He came to the Ohio area with the family of his uncles, Aquila and James Norris, whose family, some of which lost everything in a house fire. They came from Maryland, and migrated to Mason Co., KY, then on to Ohio. He was the husband of (Mary) Ellen Lamb. May he rest in peace.

Some info contributed by: Anonymous. Son of Hannah Norrington and Thomas Norris, 1743-1783 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ellen Anna Lamb Norris (____ - 1848)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Norris (1790 - 1879)*
  Basil Norris (1797 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eden Cemetery
Feesburg
Brown County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: GenealogyJoan
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jul 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28394024
Abraham William Norris
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Respectfully for my 5th Great Grandfather.
- Tammy Hinrichs
 Added: Jul. 5, 2015
Abraham William Norris married Mary Ellen Lamb. Rest in peace.
- GenealogyJoan
 Added: Mar. 21, 2014

- Kathleen
 Added: Sep. 18, 2013
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