♂ William Burress

1784

 

Burris

William Burress
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Ruth Burress
Ruth Burress
1819 - 1878

1810


Age: 26y

residence


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.

1811


Jun 22
Age: 27y
William Burres & Eleanor Frakes - Hardin, Kentucky Marriage Record from 1811

marriage


Eleanor Frakes
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 Battle of Tippecanoe: American troops led by William Henry Harrison defeat the Native American spiritual leader Tenskwatawa, also known as The Prophet (Chief Tecumseh's brother).

1820


Aug 7
Age: 36y
William Burress - 1820 United States Federal Census

residence


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 • A Proclamation, signed "By order of the Committee of Organisation for forming a Provisional Government", begins the "Radical War" in Scotland.

1825


Feb 10
Age: 41y
1825 • Second Treaty of Indian Springs: The Creek cede the last of their lands in Georgia to the United States government, and migrate west.

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