Eleanor Frakes
Henry Frakes Jr.
Henry Frakes Jr.
1760 - 1801
Hannah Daugherty
Hannah Daugherty
1765 - 1814
Ruth Burress
Ruth Burress
1819 - 1878



1790 • 11 minor states of the Austrian Netherlands which took part in the Brabant Revolution at the end of 1789 sign a Treaty of Union creating the United States of Belgium. Prime Minister of Great Britain William Pitt refuses to recognize the new confederation's independence.


Age: 20y
Tobias Hendricks (Job Burris's father-in-law) - 1810 United States Federal Census


Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky, USA ⇓
They are living next door to an Abraham Murphy. Also living in Elizabethtown (although not on the same page) are Joseph and Thomas Burris. Living about fifteen pages away is Tobias Hendricks, the father of Job Burris's wife.
2 Sources ⇓
1810 Palm oil sales from West Africa to Britain reach 1,000 tons.


Jun 22
Age: 21y
William Burres & Eleanor Frakes - Hardin, Kentucky Marriage Record from 1811


William Burress
Hardin County, Kentucky, USA ⇓
Eleanor Frakes's mother, Hannah Frakes, is present at the marriage. It only lists her name, not her relation, however it is most likely that it was her.
4 Sources ⇓
1811 • Inventor John Stevens' boat, the Juliana, begins operation as the first steam-powered ferry service, between New York City and Hoboken, New Jersey.


Aug 7
Age: 30y
William Burress - 1820 United States Federal Census


Little York, Hardin, Kentucky, USA ⇓
Also living in Little York is a Job Burris. On the same page, a Charles and David Dougherty are also living.
1 Source ⇓
1820 • 86 free African American colonists sail from New York City to Freetown, Sierra Leone.