Mary <I>Horton</I> Burris

Mary Horton Burris

Birth
Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Death 28 Sep 1866 (aged 88)
Henry County, Indiana, USA
Burial Greensboro, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 54959347 · View Source
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Daughter of William Horton & Winnefred White. (Winnefred has various spellings in various sources.)

She married Daniel Burris on Nov. 27 1794 in Surry Co., NC. In 1806 they left NC for OH. About 1830 they moved to IN.

Mary & Daniel were members of the Fall Creek Monthly Meeting in Rainsboro, OH, Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). As did many Quakers, they assisted slaves northward on the underground railroad.

Mary & Daniel's 16 known children were Rachel, Stephen, John H., Jacob, Martha, Mary, Daniel, Bowater, Abraham, Moses, Horton, Miles, Andrew "Andy", Lewis, Elias Henry & Rebecca.


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  • Created by: Rebecca Paddon
  • Added: 14 Jul 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 54959347
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Horton Burris (25 Mar 1778–28 Sep 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 54959347, citing Greensboro Friends Cemetery, Greensboro, Henry County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Rebecca Paddon (contributor 46881366) .