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                 New Jersey Harris Family

               Chapter 4c                           Page 46
 

<>JAMES HARRIS, son of Thomas Harris and Phoebe HARRISON was
born 12 Oct 1765 in Essex county, New Jersey. He married Abigail HUSTED? ca. 1786. He died in November 1831. His will is dated 14 September 1831 and probated in Preble County, Ohio in 1832. [Will book B, p. 245] At the time of his death he lived in Dixon township and is buried in
Friendship Cemetery in Gaspar Township. Abigail died in 1845. They had ten children. Information comes from the research of Patricia J. Bugher, 8238 E. Del Cadena, Scottsdale, Arizona 85258.

Beverly R. Allan, 1162 W. Monterey, Stockton, CA. 95204.

Audrey Leonhardt 197 Kehoe St., San Jose, CA.
Berniece Miller, Midway Farms, 13705 Sharp Station Rd., Platte City, MO 64079

1. Phebe Harris b. 1786 in New Jersey m. Michael NICCUM 13 Nov 1802 Garrard Co., KY. m. Wright GRIGGS 9 Nov 1837 Vermilion Co., IL.

2. Thomas Harris b. 1790/91 KY. d.  4 Feb 1866 m. Nancy DOOLEY 15 Sep 1812 m. 2nd Elizabeth DENNY 24 Dec 1833

3. Jonathan Harris  m. Polly LAMBERT 15 Jan 1815

4. Nancy Harris b.   ca. 1795 m. Richard BOOKER 22 Dec 1818  b.            d. 11 Sept 1855

5. Hannah Harris m. 1st Absalom STARR 4 Mar 1820 m. 2nd John JONES 24 July 1836

6. James Harris Jr.  b. 26 Mar 1798 d. 12 Mar 1876 m. Eliz. T. DOOLEY 25 Sep 1816 b. 15 Jan 1799 d. 14 Jan 1870

7. William Harris  

8. Stephen Harris b.  m. Jemima HARLAND 30 Aug 1827 

9. Abraham Harris b.  d. 1835/36 m. Mary McDIVIT 4 Sept    1828

10. Courtland/Cortland Harris b. 21 Sep 1810 d. 15 Sep 1897 m. Mary Frances SWANK 1827 b.  1 Oct 1810 d.  5 Jne 1903
 

PHEBE HARRIS daughter of James Harris and Abigail _____? was born ca. 1786 in New Jersey. She married 1st Michael NICCUM Jr.  13 November 1802 in Garrard County, Kentucky. Michael died 25 August 1835 in Kankakee County, Illinois. Phebe then married Wright GRIGGS 9 November 1837 in Vermilion County, Illinois. Phebe was still alive in 1870 as she was living
with her son James Niccum per 1870 census and her age was stated as 84. Phebe and Michael Niccum had eight children.

1. James Niccum b. 23 Jan 1807 d. 13 Jan 1889 m. Catherine CRALL 27 Aug 1824 Preble County, Ohio.

2. Abigail Niccum b. 12 Nov 1813 d. 17 Oct 1899 m. Rawley Morgan MARTIN 16 July 1835

3. William Niccum b. 12 Nov 1816 d.  1 Sep 1890 m. 1st Elizabeth SMITH 12 Sept 1833 m. 2nd Maria SMITH 2 June 1836 m. 3rd Matilda Smith BILLINGS 9 Feb 1873

4. Emily M. Niccum b. Mar 1817 d.  1 Apr 1833

5. Isaac Niccum b. 22 Jne 1822 d. 13 dec 1891/93 m. 1st Esther FREDERICKS m. 2nd Rebecca ________? m. 3rd Lucinda RADLEY 30 May 1877

6. Stephen Niccum b. 10 Apr 1825 d. 13 Aug 1893 m. Maria MOSIER 23 Dec 1847 b. 1828 Ohio

7. Hannah B. Niccum b. m. Joseph STARR

8. John Niccum b. m. Sarah CRALL 16 Aug 1837
 

THOMAS HARRIS, son of James Harris and Abigail ________? was born 1790/91 in Kentucky. He married 1st Nancy DOOLEY 15 September 1812 in Preble County, Ohio. She was the daughter of Moses DOOLEY and Mary BOYD.  He married 2nd Elizabeth DENNY 24 December 1833 in Preble County, Ohio. Thomas died 4 February 1866 in Preble County and is buried in Mound Cemetery in Preble County. Nancy and Thomas had five children
and Thomas and Elizabeth had two children.

1. Jonathan Harris b. 1813 d. 12 Feb 1838

2. Moses Dooley Harris b.  1816 d. 13 Mar 1869 m. Tyresa WOLVERTON 15 Jan 1840

3. James Harris m. Hannah HAMILTON 17 Mar 1838

4. Elizabeth Harris b. 18 Mar 1821 d. 30 Sep 1840 m. Buzilla CLEVENGER 2 Mar 1837

5. Levi P. Harris  b.   1830 d. 1914 m. Mary Catherine WERTZ 16 Sep 1850
m. 2nd Martha V. BUTTON 17 Sep 1873

1. Thomas Harris b.  1840 d. 2. Nancy Caroline Harris b.  1845 d.
 

JONATHAN HARRIS, son of James Harris and Abigail ________? was born ______________? He married Polly LAMBERT 15 January 1815 in Preble County, Ohio. In the 1820 census, Dixon Township Preble County lists three males under 10 years of age.
 

NANCY HARRIS, daughter of James Harris and Abigail _________? was born ca. 1795 in Kentucky. She married Richard BOOKER 22 December 1818 in Preble County, Ohio. Richard died 11 September 1855 in Preble County and is buried in Friendship Cemetery, Preble County. They had foour children.

1. Abigail Booker b. 1821 m. Sherman GRAHAM 8 Sep 1867

2. Hannah Booker b. 1822

3. Mary Booker b.  1827 d.  4 Mar 1866

4. James Booker b. 14 Jly 1832 d.  5 Aug 1894 m. Sarah A. WOLFE 26 Sep 1852
 

HANNAH HARRIS, daughter of James Harris and Abigail ________? was born ca. 1797 in Kentucky. She married 1st Absalom STARR 4 Mar 1820 in Preble County, Ohio. She married 2nd John JONES 24 July 1836. No other data.
 

JAMES HARRIS, son of James Harris and Abigail _________? was born 26 March 1798 in Kentucky. He married Elizabeth DOOLEY 25 September 1816 in Preble County, Ohio. She was born 15 January 1799 daughter of Reuben DOOLEY and Leah RAILSBACK. James died 12 Mar 1876 in Andrews County, Missouri and is buried in Savannah, Andrews County, Missouri. Elizabeth died 14 January 1870 at same place and is buried alongside her husband. They had ten children all born in Preble County, Ohio except the last, Martha who was born in Platte County, Missouri.

1. Leah Railsback Harris b. 15 Sep 1817 d. 28 Apr 1887 m. James H. PETTIJOHN m. 2nd William F. McATEE

2. Reuben Dooley Harris b. 24 July 1819 d. 27 Aug 1882 m. Jemima Jane WELLS 15 Aug 1844 Platte County, MO.

3. Mary Harris b. 18 Mar 1821 d. 25 Apr 1832

4. Elizabeth Harris b. 20 Aug 1823 d. 27 Aug 1894 m. Walter B. "Ira" SWAIN 7 Mar 1839 Preble County

5. James Harris Harris b. 28 Jan 1826 d. 17 Nov 1880 m. Elvira Jane BARNES 6 Feb 1853 Platte County, MO m. 2nd Harriet A. (Willet) WILSON Platte Co., MO

6. Jane Elston Harris b. 28 Mar 1828 d. 21 Oct 1901 m. Joseph Q. McCLAIN 15 Dec 1846 Gentry County, MO.

7. Edisa Martin Harris         b.  3 Sep 1830 d. 30 Oct 1885
m. Reuben DOOLEY 30 Dec 1848 Platte Co., MO

8. Silas Dooley Harris b. 12 Sep 1833 d.  6 Jly 1900 m. Sarah Octavine FLEMING 1 Oct 1857

9. John Dooley Harris b. 20 Sep 1836 d. 11 Apr 1855  (never married)

10. Martha Harris  b. 31Oct 1842 m. Isiah HALL 2 Oct 1859 Nodaway Co., MO.
 

ABRAHAM HARRIS, son of James Harris and Abigail ________? was born __________? He married Mary McDIVIT 4 September 1828 in Preble County, Ohio. He died 1835/36 in Preble County. Levi GARD appointed guardian of the children on 29 February 1836. There were for children.

1. Thomas Harris b. 1829

2. Robert Harris b. 1830

3. Jonathan Harris b.  1832 . 22 Apr 1836

4. Margaret Elizabeth Harris b. 1833
 

COURTLAND HARRIS, son of James Harris and Abigail Husted? was born 21 September 1810 in Ohio and died 14 September 1897 in Lowery, California. He married Mary Frances SWANK in 1827, daughter of John SWANK and Elizabeth WALLACE. She was born 1 October 1810 and died 5 June 1903 at Baskenta, California. Cortland and Mary left Decatur County, Iowa and went to California in 1874, and settled in Tehama County. They had eleven children.

1. Child died in infancy

2. John Swank Harris  b. 17 Sep 1830 d.  1 Jan 1914 m. Amanda M. TUCKER 23 Oct 1851 b. 16 Dec 1830 d. 20 Apr 1922

3. Abigail Harris b. 26 Apr 1832 d. 22 Aug 1897 m. Isaac BLAKESLEY 30 Oct 1850 Appanoose Co., Iowa.

4. Sarah Louisa Harris b.  1834 d. m. Samuel L. OSBORN m. 2nd Meredith DALE m. 3rd _______? PITMAN (living in Kansas in 1903)

5. William Thomas Harris b. 1836 m. Susan BEARDON (living in Willows, Colusa Co., CA. in 1903.

6. James Washington Harris b. 23 Apr 1838 d. 22 Feb 1923 m. Mary Ann HOLMES  (James died in Long Beach, CA.)

7. Stephen Franklin Harris b.  3 Feb 1840 d.  1 Mar 1920 m. Mary CARTER  (Stephen died Tehama Co., CA.)

8. Almiranda Emeline Harris b. 10 Jan 1842 d. 19 Nov 1921 m. Andrew BLAKESLEY m. 2nd Stephen Brewer ELKINS

9. Oliver Wallace Harris b. 28 Feb 1845 d.  4 Sep 1914 m. Margaret Frances CARTER 22 Nov 1862

10. Mary Elizabeth Harris b. 10 Nov 1846 d.  4 Nov 1932 m. Robert Lee STEPHENS 26 July 1866.

11. Samantha Jane Harris  b.  1848 d.  pre 1903 m. Joe KIRK
 

                                        THE PEOPLES CAUSE

                             (Published Tehama County, California)

                                      September 19, 1897

Courtland Harris, age 86 died at the home of his son, O.W. Harris near Lowrey, Tuesday the 15th of Brights disease. He came to this state from Ohio in 1874. His remains will be interred in the Cemetery at Lowrey.

NOTE: He went to California from Iowa...not from Ohio.
More on Courtland/Cortland Harris Descendants
 

                              RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS

   Published, Red Bluff, Tehama Co., California August 3, 1903

      DEATH COMES TO GRANDMA HARRIS (Mary Swank Harris)

At The Age Of Ninety-Three She Dies At Her Home Near Paskenta
          And Is Buried At The Church Yard At Lowrey
 

"Grandma" Harris  died at the home of her son S.F. Harris, in Paskenta, at noon on August 2nd, and was buried in the little church-yard near Lowrey at noon on August 3rd.

Assembled around her bier to pay the last tribute of sincere respect to the memory of a good woman, and particitate in the beautiful funeral rites, were not only friends and neighbors but many of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, to the fifth generation.

Grandma's favorite songs were sung by a selected choir, and there was a profusion of flowers.

The deceased had nearly completed her ninety-third year. Her maiden name was Mary Swank. At the age of eighteen she married Courtland Harris, with whom she lived sixty-eight years, and who passed to the "great beyond" but seven years ago, and by whose side her remains were laid for the long last sleep. Their's had been a "love match" and a happy marriage. Eleven children were born to them. The first one died in infancy, but the other ten all lived to maturity and were married, eight of whom are still living. Besides which
there are also living fifty-two grandchildren and as many more great- grandchildren. The children still living are O.W. Harris of Lowrey and S.F. Harris of Paskenta in this County; John Harris of San Jose, Thomas Harris of Willows, Mrs. Sarah Pitman of Kansas, Mrs. Emmilene Elkins of Santa Rosa, Mrs. Mary Stevens of Kansas and James harris of Pomona, California.

                 ____________________________
 

ABIGAIL H. NICCUM, daughter of Phebe Harris and Michael Niccum Jr. was born 12 November 1813 in Ohio and went to Vermilion County, Illinois at the age of eight with her parents. She married Rev. Rawley Morgan MARTIN 16 July 1835. He was born 27 February 1816 in Monongalia County, Virginia
and came to Illinois in 1820. He died 29 October 1878 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois and is buried in the Springhill Cemetery. He was the son of Henry and Mary MORGAN. Abigail died 17 October 1899 and buried at same place. Abigail and Rawley had eleven children all born in Vermilion County, Illinois.
 

1. John Henry Martin b. 24 May 1836 m. Delilah SWISHER 21 Oct 1856

2. Nancy Minerva Martin b. 15 Nov 1837 d.  7 Oct 1885 m. Samuel Harvey COSAT 5 Jan 1860

3. William Harrison Martin b. 1840 m. Sarah L. WALLACE 

4. Perry T. Martin b. 16 Feb 1843 d. 28 May 1918 m. Mary E. STEEN 18 Jan 1866

5. Eliza Ann Martin b.  9 Oct 1844 d. 13 Jne 1930 m. Eli H. MORRISON 28 Oct 1864  d.  5 Sept 1906

6. Mary Frances Martin b. 20 Oct 1846 d. 15 Aug 1918 m. Wm. H. SWISHER 28 Oct 1863 b.  6 Oct 1843 d. 24 Apr 1896

7. Francis Coburn Martin b.  1 Dec 1848 d. m. 1st Elizabeth ANDERSON
m. 2nd Lizzie MORGAN

<>8. Phebe Elizabeth Martin b. 29 Jan 1851 d. 28 May 1854

9. Lucy Alvara Martin b.  2 Apr 1853 d. 13 Mar 1905
m. James Henry RHOTEN 13 Dec 1870

10. Joseph Lemmon Martin b. 10 Dec 1856 d. m. Martha E. HERRING 15 July 1898

11. Martha Alice Martin b.  1 Jne 1859 d.  6 Nov 1859
 

NANCY MINERVA MARTIN, daughter of Abigail H. NICCUM and awley Morgan Martin was born 15 November 1837 in Vermilion County, Illinois. She married Samuel Harvey COSAT 5 January 1860. He was born 16 April 1827, in Mercer County, Kentucky, son of Peter COSAT and Nancy TUMEY. Samuel died 20 Feb 1912 in Ross township, Vermilion County, Illinois and is buried in
the Johnson Cemetery. Nancy died 7 October 1885 and is buried in Johnson Cemetery. They had five children all born in Vermilion County, Illinois.

1. Raliegh Martin Cosat b. 10 Mar 1861 d. 15 Apr 1949 m. Lulie SMITHERS ca. 1895  b.  1865 d. 1961

2. Emily Alice Cosat b.  1 Oct 1862 d. 26 Apr 1956 m. Andrew J. McCONNELL 6 Sep 1883 b. 31 Dec 1859 d. 9 Ap 1938

3. Lucie Eldora Cosat b. 14 Nov 1865 d.  5 Feb 1958 m. 1st William LEONARD b. 18 Mar 1865 d. 16 Feb 1938 m. 2nd Lowell SMITH

4. Jueletta Frances Cosat b.  5 Jly 1868 d.  9 Oct 1958 m. Edwin LANE 2 Mar 1891 b. 26 Jan 1868 d. 14 May 1909

5. Nellie Minerva Cosat b.  4 Oct 1870 d. 15 Apr 1961 m. John A. McCONNELL 2 Nov 1887 b. 15 Jan 1867 d. 23 Apr 1951
 

NELLIE MINERVA COSAT, daughter of Nancy M. Martin and Samuel H. Cosat was born 4 October 1870 in Henning, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married John Alexander McCONNELL 2 November 1887 in Henning. He was born 15 January 1867, son of Joseph Wilson McConnell and Minerva Ann SEELEY, in Rockville, Parke County, Indiana.

He died 23 April 1951 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana and is buried there in Springvale Cemetery. Nellie died 15 April 1961 at West Point, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, and is buried in Springvale. Six children:

1. Lowell Edwin McConnell     b. 11 Jan 1890 d. 15 Oct 1945 m. Ruth VAUGHAN 23 Nov 1909.   

2. Lydia Geneva McConnell b. 23 Aug 1892 d.  8 Aug 1981 m. Merle W. CONRAD 5 Mar 1919

<>3. Wayne Seeley McConnell b. 16 Dec 1896 d. 14 Oct 1982
m. Kathryn L. FLUTREAU 17 May 1923 4. Harvey Joseph McConnell    b. 30 Apr 1899 d.  7 May 1978 m. 1st Helen W. SCHOLBERG 25 Jne 1924 m. 2nd Iola (Hanner) MARTENS 7 July 1969

5. Velora Minerva McConnell  b. 27 Dec 1901 d. 22 Nov 1989 m. 1st Tom Daniel Parks FRAZER b. 27 Sep 1924 m. 2nd Eugene ALLEMAN 8 June 1940

6. Donald Jerome McConnell    b. 16 Apr 1910 d. 30 May 1931  

WAYNE SEELEY McCONNELL, son of Nellie M. Cosat and John A. McConnell was born 16 December 1896 in Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois. He married Kathryn Lucille FLUTREAU 17 May 1923, daughter of Lewis Alfred Flutro and Lola Wilda MOORE.  She was born 22 Oct 1904 in Milford, Iroquois County, Illinois. Wayne died 14 October 1982 in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota and is buried in Springvale Cemetery in Lafayette, Indiana. They had two children:

1. Patricia Jean McConnell b.  1 Jan 1928 m. Robert Dean BUGHER 2 Sep 1945 b. 17 Oct 1925

2. Mary Angeline McConnell b. 29 Jan 1930 m. Lloyd Sandford JOHNSON 10 June 1951
 

PATRICIA JEAN McCONNELL, daughter of Wayne S. McConnell and Kathryn L. FLUTREAU was born 1 January 1928 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Illinois. She married Robert Dean BUGHER 7 September 1945. He was born 17 October 1925 in Lafayette, son of Walter Earl Bugher and Lillie Victoria FELDNER. He was a first Lieutenant during World War II, Marine Corps.  They have two children:

1. Vickie Leigh Bugher b. 10 Dec 1951 m. 1st William S. SIMS 27 Oct 1973
m. 2nd Charles B. SCHIMPF 31 Aug 1985

2. Robert James Bugher b. 24 Sep 1954
 

JOHN SWANK HARRIS, son of Cortland Harris and Mary Frances SWANK was born 17 September 1830 in Madison County, Ohio. He married Amanda Malvina TUCKER 23 October 1851 daughter of Ira Thomas TUCKER and Elizabeth LEEPER. She was born 16 December 1830 in Fairmont, W. Virginia. John died 1 January 1914 in Campbell, California. Amanda died 20 April 1922 at Alameda, California. Both are buried in the Oak Hill Cemetery in San
Jose, California. They had ten children:

1. Ira Ulisses Harris b. 18 Jne 1852 d. 11 Apr 1875 m. Laura Elizabeth BLAKESLEY

2. Mary Elizabeth Harris b. 24 Dec 1855 d. 15 Jan 1941 m. Daniel SMITH

3. Child died young

4. Flora Laura Harris b. 27 Oct 1858 d. 11 Mar 1944 m. James GOWANLOCK

5. James Monroe Harris b. 18 Nov 1860 d. 23 Nov 1943 m. Frances FORD

6. Virginia Price Harris b.  8 Feb 1862 d. 15 Oct 1944 m. Warren JOHNSTON

7. Sophronia Lee Harris b. 15 Jly 1864 d. 24 Jan 1952 m. Otto L. HARDIN

8. Francis Marion Harris b. 18 Oct 1867 d. 11 Jne 1962 m. Olive Caroline GEORGE

9. John Calvin Harris b. 12 Jan 1872 d. 26 Aug 1938 m. Jennie Mae JORDON

10. Lewis Carl Harris b. 16 Feb 1874 d. 27 Feb 1972 m. Hazel JONES 5 Apr 1920 b. 25 Aug 1898 d. 16 Nov 1985
 

STEPHEN FRANKLIN HARRIS, son of Cortland Harris and Mary F. SWANK was born 3 February 1840 in Warren County, Indiana. He married Mary CARTER ca. 1860. He died 1 March 1920 in Paskenta, Tehama County, CA. Mary was born 14 September 1845 in Indiana and died 1 June 1932 in Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, CA. They had six children:

1. Viola May Harris b. 28 June 1862 d.  1871

2. James Edward Harris b. 27 Feb 1868 d. 18 Jan 1947 m. Eliza WARMATH 31 Dec 1893 Red Bluff.

3. Nova Elvan Harris b. 21 Feb 1871 d.  5 Aug 1908  (never married)

4. Cora Belle Harris  b. 23 Jly 1875 d.  Nov 1933 m. Richard Paul HUNT 29 Oct 1899.

5. Ira Elbert Harris b. 16 Jan 1877 d. 19 Oct 1960 (never married)

6. Minta Ellen Harris b. 27 Dec 1882 d. 22 Nov 1959 m. John Riley WILDER 5 Jan 1914 Corning, CA.
 

OLIVER WALLACE HARRIS, son of Cortland Harris and Mary Frances SWANK was born 28 February 1845 in Warren County, Indiana. He married Margaret Frances CARTER 22 November 1862 in Princeton, Mercer County, Missouri. She was born 13 March 1844 in Iowa, daughter of Charles and Eliza Jane CARTER. Margaret died 7 April 1932 in Red Bluff, Tehama County, CA. Oliver died 4 September 1914 in Lowrey, Tehama County, CA. He
was buried in Lowrey, reinterred and buried beside Margaret in Oak Hill Cemetery, Red Bluff, Tehama Co., CA. in 1932. Oliver and Margaret had six children.

Oliver served in the Civil War as a private in Company "F", eighth Regiment of Cavalry from 24 June 1863 until 13 August 1865.

1. Mary Frances Harris b. 15 Sep 1863 d. 26 Nov 1933 m. Charles S. BEALL 28 Sep 1879 b. 11 May 1855 d.  2 Apr 1936

2. Clarinda Isabell Harris b. 28 Apr 1867 d. 20 Mar 1950 m. Hugh F. WAKEFIELD 12 Apr 1890

3. Walter L. Harris b.  4 Aug 1870 d.  1 Aug 1947(never married)

4. Allie J. Harris b.  2 June 1873 d. 22 Nov 1874

5. Nora Olive Harris  b. 19 July 1875 d.  3 Apr 1942 m. Omar B. WHEELER 20 Oct 1897

6. Margaret May Harris b.  2 Mar 1878 d.  5 Apr 1950 m. William H. GRAY 26 Jne 1895
 

LEWIS CARL HARRIS, son of John Swank Harris and Amanda M. TUCKER was born 16 February 1874 in Metz, California. He married Hazel JONES 5 April 1920. She was born 25 August 1898 at San Miguel, California daughter of John Benjamin JONES and Josephine MURLEY.

Lewis died 27 February 1972 in San Francisco, California and Hazel died 16 November 1985 at San Jose, California. Both are buried at Colma, CA. They had five children:

1. Richard Earl Harris b. 18 Apr 1921 d. 24 July 1944   (died at Normandy during World War II) m. Louise LARSEN

<>2. Audrey F. Harris b. 17 May 1926 m. Guy SINICROPI m. Harry WERNICKE
m. 2nd. Carl LEONHARDT

3. Emma Mae Harris b. 21 Mar 1938
m. Carl NEWTON

4. Paul Elbert Harris b. 15 Jne 1939 m. Nancy Carl KELLEY

5. Laurence Earle Harris b. 22 Jne 1940 d. 9 Jan 1978 m. Gertrude LEDAL



Rich,

I am a descendent of James and ______? Boleyn Harris  I will outline my family line below.

1 James Harris & Miss Boleyn
2 Thomas Harris born 1743 & Phebe Harrison born 1744
3 James Harris born 1765 & Abigail (Husted?) born 1779
4 Courtland Harris born 1810 & Mary Frances Swank born 1810
5 John Swank Harris born 1830 & Amanda Malvina Tucker born 1830

6 Viginia Price Harris born 8 Feb 1862 in Monterey, Iowa  & Warren Alfred Johnston born 27 Aug 1868 in Buffalo, New York . She married 9 Oct 1888, Parkfield, Calif.  Virginia died 15 Oct 1944, San Jose, CA.  Warren died 3 May 1941 in San Jose, CA.
 
 John Swank Harris and his family moved to Calif. in 1865 along with Ira Thomas Tucker and his wife Elizabeth Leeper, the parents of Amanda Malvina Tucker, the mother of Virginia Price Harris.

7 Ira Tucker Johnston born 8 Sep 1896 in Parkfield, California  & Ethel Kathleen Strachan born 18 Mar 1905 in Nelson, British Columbia.
Married 1923 in Tacoma, Washington.  Ira died 24 Mar 1973 in San Jose, CA. and Ethel died 15 Nov 1933 (age 28) in San Jose, CA. Virginia, Warren, Ira & Ethel are all buried in the Mission City Memorial Park  in San Jose, Calif.

8 Warren Keith Johnston born 27 Feb 1925 in Tacoma, Washington
Camilla Elizabeth Hansen born 28 Apr 1936 in Rocky Ford, Colorado
Married 9 Dec 1955 in Fowler, Colorado  Warren died 7 Mar 1994 in Crescent City, CA.

9 Scott Warren Johnston born 1957 in Tacoma, Washington. I have a sister Kimberly Marie Johnston born 1959 in Tacoma, Washington.

Children of Virginia Harris and Warren Alfred Johnston . Information on births and deaths gathered from FamilySearch.

1. Iva  Born 11 Dec 1890 Died 14 Mar 1987.  Married C. C. Zollinger

2. Raymond Harris    Born 20 Sep 1892    Died 26 Oct 1955

3. Lennie Pearl Born 4 Nov 1894 Died 5 Jan 1984 Married Walter Heiser

4. Ira Tucker Born 8 Sep 1896 Died 24 Mar 1973. Married Ethel Strachan

5. Lyle Alfred Born 7 Oct 1899 Died 25 Dec 1965

6. Irma Marian Born 26 Sep 1905 Died 11 Jan 1939.  Married ___ Hupp

JOHNSTON - In San Jose, Calif., May 3, 1941, Warren Johnston, beloved husband of Virginia Johnston, San Jose; loving father of Mrs. C.C. Zollinger, Ray H. Johnston, Mrs. Walter Heiser and Ira T. Johnston of San Jose and Lyle A. Johnston of San Francisco and the late Mrs. Irma Hupp.

s.w.johnston "at" att.net


 

AUDREY F. HARRIS, daughter of Lewis E. Harris and Hazel JONES was born 15 May 1926 in Turlock California. She married first Guy Sinicropi and had one child. She then married Harry WERNICKE by whom she had two children. She married third, Carl LEONHARDT. All children were born in Watsonville, CA.

<>1. Judith Ann Sinicropi       b.  6 Apr 1943
2. Jessica rae Wernicke       b.  6 Jan 1948

3. James Earl Wernicke        b. 17 Feb 1950
 

EMMA MAE HARRIS, daughter of Lewis F. Harris and Hazel JONES was born 21 March 1938 in Aromas, California. She married Carl NEWTON. They had three children all born in Salinas, CA.

1. Kenneth Rexford Newton b. 21 May 1956

2. Richard Earl Newton b. 10 July 1957

3. Steven Mark Newton b. 12 Feb 1958
 

PAUL ELBERT HARRIS, son of Lewis F. Harris and Hazel JONES was born 15 June 1939 in San Miguel, California. He married Nancy Carol KELLEY. They had four children;

<>1. Diane Carol Harris  b. 10 Apr 1940 Wyandotte, MI

2. Michael Laurence Harris b. 13 Oct 1960 Austin, TX

3. Shirley Sue Harris b. 12 Apr 1962 Watsonville, CA

4. Karen Alene Harris b.  9 Nov 1964 Watsonville, CA
 

LAURENCE EARL HARRIS, son of Lewis F. Harris and Hazel JONES was born 22 June 1940 in San Miguel, California. He married Gertrude LEDAL. They had one child.

1. Richard Earl Harris b. 12 Aug 1959
 

MARY FRANCES HARRIS, daughter of Oliver W. Harris and Margaret Frances CARTER was born 15 September 1863 in Leon, Decatur Co., IL. She married Charles Sumner BEALL 28 September 1879 in Lowrey, Tehama Conty, CA. He was born 11 May 1855 in Clark County, Illinois son of David BEALL and Elizabeth HANDY. Mary died 26 November 1933 in Red Bluff, CA. and Charles died 2 April 1936 in Red Bluff and both are buried in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Red Bluff. They had three children.

1. James Ellis Beall b.  2 July 1880 d. 29 Mar 1921 m. Minnie Lee GADDIS 24 Feb 1901b. 19 Jan 1881 d. 30 Jan 1970 (Minnie, daughter of McDonald GADDIS and Anna McConnell BASHORE, both buried in Oak Hill.)

2. Albert Martin Beall b. 20 Feb 1883 d. 22 Mar 1949 m. Nora Etta BURT 6 Apr 1904 Red Bluff, CA.

3. David Wallace Beall b. 21 Feb 1887 d. 16 Jan 1958   (never married, buried at Oak Hill)
 

CLARINDA ISABELL "Kate" HARRIS, daughter of Oliver W. Harris and Margaret F. CARTER was born 28 April 1867 in Lowrey, CA. She married Hugh Franklin WAKEFIELD 12 April 1890. She died 20 March 1950 in Fresno, CA., where she is buried. Clarinda and Hugh had two children:

1. Chester Kenneth Wakefield    b. 31 Jan 1891 d. 1982 m. Emma Josephine BRAMBLETT 19 Sep 1914 Fresno, CA.

2. Cecil Ray Wakefield b. 12 Aug 1895 d. 26 Dec 1949 m. Dorothy DAVEY 1916 (Div.) m. 2nd Laureda THOMPSON 30 Aug 1930
 

NORA OLIVE HARRIS, daughter of Oliver W. Harris and Margaret F. CARTER was born 19 July 1875 in Paskenta, Tehama County, California.  She married Omar Benjamin WHEELER 20 October 1897 in Red Bluff, CA. Nora died 3 April 1942 in Dunsmuir, Siskiyou County, CA., and buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Red Bluff, California. Nora and Omar had one child:

1. Ada May Wheeler b. 28 Sep 1898 d. m. Roy Franklin WILSON 24 Sep 1919 in Redding, Shasta Co., CA
 

MARGARET MAY HARRIS, daughter of Oliver W. Harris and Margaret F. CARTER was born 2 Mar 1878 in Lowrey, CA. She married William Herbert GRAY 26 June 1895 in Red Bluff, CA. Margaret died 5 April 1950 in San Francisco and is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery in Red Bluff. They had three children:

1. Leslie Gray b.  5 Apr 1896 d.  9 Jan 1897

2. Minerva Gray  b. 11 July 1899 d.

3. Victor Marvin Gray b.  9 Dec 1901 d. 20 Feb 1969 m. Carolyn GODEEN 11 Oct 1919 m. 2nd Mary E. HILL 24 Jan 1942
 

Sources:  Preble County, Ohio Marriage Records, Preble County, Ohio Cemetery Records Preble County, Ohio Census Reports, 1810-1850 Preble County, Ohio Common Pleas Court Records Preble County, Ohio Land Records


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