Martha Jane <I>Norton</I> Dorris

Martha Jane Norton Dorris

Birth
Georgia, USA
Death 5 Jan 1931 (aged 82)
Paulding County, Georgia, USA
Burial Paulding County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 17633902 · View Source
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Daughter of Daniel Welcome Norton and Malinda Umphrey. Her father (Daniel) was the son of Miles V Norton born abt 1780.

1860 Census-Paulding Co, GA: D W Norton 35 Malinda Norton 30 Martha Norton 11 Sarah C Norton 8 Mary M Norton 2
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Married James McKensie Dorris 17 Mar 1867 in Carroll County, Georgia
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1880 Census - Douglas Co, GA: James M. Dorris 46 Mary J. Dorris 30 William T. Dorris 12 James D. Dorris 10 Hayden C. Dorris 8 Lilla L. Dorris 6 Mary F. Dorris 3 James Gamble 18 Burk Blanchard 23 Charles Mc Roy 18 Rhoda Mc Roy 16


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Inscription

The tall marker has writings on 3 sides. The Front says:
Our Father & Mother
They steer'd their course to the same quiet show
No parted lone and now to part no more
Dorris

On the left side looking from the front it reads:
J.M.Dorris
Born Sept 2 1833
Died Jan 24 1899

To the right of the front it reads:
Martha J
Wife of J.M Dorris
Born Sept 14 1848
Died Jan 5 1881

(J.M also has another one to the left of the tall one)

J.M Dorris
Born Sept 2 1833
Died Jan 24 1899


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  • Maintained by: Sherlocks Cousin
  • Originally Created by: mulder
  • Added: 22 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17633902
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Jane Norton Dorris (14 Sep 1848–5 Jan 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17633902, citing Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Sherlocks Cousin (contributor 47232933) .