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Subject: [GAEMANUE-L] Re: NORRIS
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2000 05:29:28 EDT


In a message dated 6/26/00 12:15:21 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
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<< I am searching for Norris.Who was Martha Norris parents and siblings? >>

I have 2 women named Martha NORRIS, so I hope this is the right one:

First Generation

1. William NORRIS.

William married Elizabeth PATRICK.

They had the following children:

+ 2 M i. Isaac NORRIS was born about 1791 and died about 1860.

+ 3 M ii. William NORRIS Jr. was born about 1805.

Second Generation

2. Isaac NORRIS (William) was born about 1791. He died about 1860 in ,
Emanuel, Georgia.

Isaac married Mary or Polly COWART on 25 Aug 1811 in , Montgomery,
Georgia. Mary was born about 1791.

They had the following children:

+ 4 F i. Millie NORRIS was born 18 Oct 1818 and died 29 Oct 1844.

+ 5 F ii. Martha NORRIS was born 16 Jul 1821.

6 F iii. Elizabeth NORRIS.

3. William NORRIS Jr. (William) was born about 1805.

William married Belison POWELL.

They had the following children:

+ 7 F i. Millie or Milly NORRIS was born 18 Apr 1828 and died 16 Oct
1900.

8 F ii. Saffia NORRIS was born 1846 in , , Georgia.

Saffia married Thomas Jefferson or Tom BRANTLEY, son of James Madison
BRANTLEY.

+ 9 M iii. Swain Madison NORRIS was born 10 Apr 1850 and died 14 May
1918.

Third Generation

4. Millie NORRIS (Isaac, William) was born 18 Oct 1818. She died 29 Oct
1844 in , , Georgia and was buried in Oaky Grove Primitive Baptist Church,
Johnson Co., Georgia.

Millie married Lynear or Lynn POWELL, son of Sampson POWELL Jr. and
Letisha BARFIELD, about 1838 in , , Georgia. Lynear was born 15 Oct 1816 in ,
Johnson, Georgia. He died 13 Jun 1884 in , Johnson, Georgia and was buried in
Oaky Grove Primitive Baptist Church, Johnson Co., Georgia.

They had the following children:

Lynear and Millie had the following children:

10 F i. (Infant) POWELL was born 1839 in , , Georgia. She died 1839
in , , Georgia.

11 F ii. Martha A. POWELL was born 12 Jul 1840 in , , Georgia. She
died 26 Sep 1843 in , Johnson, Georgia.

12 F iii. Amanda or Manda POWELL was born 29 Oct 1842 in , ,
Georgia. She died 25 Sep 1927 in , , Georgia.

Amanda married (1) John W. KIGHT.

Amanda also married (2) George MIXON.

5. Martha NORRIS (Isaac, William) was born 16 Jul 1821 in , , Georgia.

Martha married Andrew Gamble or Andy TOWNSEND, son of Henry TOWNSEND and
Edna. Andrew was born about 1814 in , , Georgia.

They had the following children:

13 M i. Isaac TOWNSEND was born 25 Sep 1837 in , Emanuel, Georgia. He
died 11 Jan 1903.

Isaac married Tabitha PAGE on 25 Sep 1856 in , Emanuel, Georgia.

14 M ii. Henry Clinton TOWNSEND was born about 1840 in , , Georgia.

Henry married Catherine or Kitty PRICE on 31 Oct 1858 in , Emanuel,
Georgia.

15 F iii. Elizabeth TOWNSEND was born about 1842 in , , Georgia.

16 F iv. Ann TOWNSEND was born 5 May 1845 in , , Georgia. She died Aug
1923 in , , Georgia and was buried in Sardis Primitive Baptist Cemetery, near
Swainsboro, Georgia.

Ann married James Marion RINER, son of James Russell RINER and Pharabee
or Ferby TRULL, on 17 May 1864 in , Johnson, Georgia. James was born 20 Nov
1840 in , , Georgia. He died 15 Sep 1918 in , , Georgia and was buried in
Sardis Primitive Baptist Cemetery, near Swainsboro, Georgia.

17 F v. Mary TOWNSEND was born about 1846 in , , Georgia.

Mary married Stanley WILSON, son of James J. WILSON and Susan MEEKS.
Stanley was born 1838. He died 13 Aug 1929.

18 M vi. Silas TOWNSEND was born about 1849 in , , Georgia.

19 F vii. Martha TOWNSEND.

Martha married James Jonas WILSON, son of James J. WILSON and Susan
MEEKS. James was born 1842. He died 22 Nov 1927.

7. Millie or Milly NORRIS (William, William) was born 18 Apr 1828 in , ,
Georgia. She died 16 Oct 1900 in , , Georgia.

Millie married Shadrick KIGHT III, son of Shadrick KIGHT Jr. and Martha
Pamela "Patsy" JEWELL, on 18 Apr 1841 in , Emanuel, Georgia. Shadrick was
born 20 May 1818 in , Emanuel, Georgia. He died 22 May 1893 in , , Georgia.

They had the following children:

20 M i. Henry Jasper KIGHT was born about 1845 in , , Georgia.

Henry married Delilah Frances RINER, daughter of James Russell RINER and
Pharabee or Ferby TRULL, on 8 Aug 1865 in , JOHNSON, Georgia. Delilah was
born 29 Oct 1846 in , , Georgia. She died 25 May 1927 and was buried in ,
JOHNSON, Georgia, Kite Cemetery.

Henry married Delilah Frances RINER, daughter of James Russell RINER and
Pharabee or Ferby TRULL, on 8 Aug 1865 in , JOHNSON, Georgia. Delilah was
born 29 Oct 1846 in , , Georgia. She died 25 May 1927 and was buried in ,
JOHNSON, Georgia, Kite Cemetery.

21 F ii. Millie KIGHT was born about 1848 in , Emanuel, Georgia.

22 F iii. Belisen KIGHT was born about 1849 in , Emanuel, Georgia.

23 M iv. William Norris KIGHT.

24 F v. Elizabeth or Betty KIGHT.

25 F vi. Martha or Patsy KIGHT was born 30 Jun 1855 in , , Georgia.
She died 1 Oct 1937 in , , Georgia and was buried in Mount Zion Church
Cemetery, Norristown, Georgia.

Martha married John Franklin DURDEN, son of William Casper DURDEN and
Elizabeth BARWICK, on 29 Oct 1874 in , , Georgia. John was born 8 Feb 1854 in
, Emanuel, Georgia. He died 8 Feb 1936 in , Emanuel, Georgia and was buried
in Mount Zion Church Cemetery, Norristown, Georgia.

26 F vii. Vianna KIGHT.

27 viii. Sylvanus Kay KIGHT.

28 F ix. Louisa KIGHT.

29 M x. George Saffold KIGHT was born 2 Jan 1863 in , , Georgia. He
died 4 May 1924 in , Johnson, Georgia and was buried in City Cemetery, Kite,
Georgia.

George married Roxanna or Roxie Ann JOHNSON, daughter of David T. JOHNSON
and Eliza Ann RINER, in , , Georgia. Roxanna was born 3 Mar 1867 in ,
Johnson, Georgia. She died 22 Jun 1951 in , Johnson, Georgia and was buried
in City Cemetery, Kite, Georgia.

9. Swain Madison NORRIS (William, William) was born 10 Apr 1850 in , ,
Georgia. He died 14 May 1918 in , Johnson, Georgia and was buried in Gumlog
Primitive Baptist Church, Kite, Georgia.

Swain married Susan Isabella or Babe TAPLEY, daughter of James M. TAPLEY
(twin) and Martha NORRIS. Susan was born 22 Jan 1852 in , , Georgia. She died
22 Jul 1928 in , Johnson, Georgia and was buried in Oaky Grove Primitive
Baptist Church, Johnson Co., Georgia.

They had the following children:

30 M i. Augustus L. or Gus NORRIS was born in , Johnson, Georgia.

31 M ii. James William or Willie NORRIS was born 18 Sep 1875 in ,
Johnson, Georgia. He died 6 Nov 1904 in , , Georgia.

James married Mary Jane WHEELER, daughter of William Thomas or Tom
WHEELER and Saffie FORTNER. Mary was born 7 Aug 1878 in , , Georgia. She died
20 Mar 1943 in , , Georgia and was buried in Gumlog Primitive Baptist Church,
Johnson Co., Georgia.

32 F iii. Cleo NORRIS (twin) was born in , Johnson, Georgia. She
died as an infant in , Johnson, Georgia.

33 M iv. Leo NORRIS (twin) was born in , Johnson, Georgia. He died as
an infant in , Johnson, Georgia.

34 M v. Newton Dean or Newt NORRIS was born in , Johnson, Georgia.


Carol Riner Everett


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