John C. Burris, Sr

John C. Burris, Sr

Birth
North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Jan 1812 (aged 72)
Boxley, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Burial Boxley, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 26116117 · View Source
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Son of John Burris and Ester Fadden. He married Esther Terriy, daughter of (William?) Terriy/Terry and Cheepoake Harris, about 1758 in NC. Their known children were: Rebecca [Rebeckah], William or Wilson, Moses, Daniel H., John C. Jr., Rachael [Rachel], Joseph M., Miles and Bowater.

At various times John and Esther were members of New Garden and Westfield Monthly Meeting (Religious Society of Friends - Quaker) in NC; and Miami and Fall Creek Monthly Meeting in OH.

John served in the French and Indian War under Capt. William Christian in 1764; and in the Revolutionary War, NC 2nd Reg., in 1778.


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