John Williams Berry

John Williams Berry

Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 12 Apr 1890 (aged 67)
Kanarraville, Iron County, Utah, USA
Burial Kanarraville, Iron County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 8870644 · View Source
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Son of Jesse Woods Berry and Armelia Shanks

Married Nancy Jane Bass in 4 Apr 1842 in Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee. She died 7 Dec 1892, Weakley, Tennessee.

Son - Jesse David Berry, born 25 Sep 1843, Dresden, Weakley, Tennessee. Died 9 October 1843 and buried at Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee.

Married Jane Elizabeth Thomas on 8 May 1851 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Children - John Madison Berry, Mary Jane Berry, William Wiley Berry, Nancy Armelia Berry, James Thomas Berry, Cynthia Louisa Berry, Thurza Elizabeth Berry, Robert Albert Berry, Joseph Smith Berry, George Albert Berry

Married Julia Ardena Hales on 28 Dec 1858 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.

Daughter - Sarah Isabelle Hales was the child of Charles Henry Hales and Sarah Ellen Hunt. She was raised by John and Julia Berry after her mother died.

History - John Williams Berry carried a bullet in his arm, shot there by Indians, as he was carrying a message to President Brigham Young from Southern Utah to Salt Lake City.



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