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Generation 5 - No. 27:
Mary Burris - GG Grandmother

Parents: Father - Walter Burris
Mother - (Name Unknown)
No Photo Available
Life Events:
 Birth:   17-Sep-1814 - Howard Co. (?) MO Death:   15-Jun-1892 - Altoga, Collin, TX
Burial:   Stiff Chapel Cemetery - Altoga, Collin, TX
 Married:    28-Jan-1847
                     - Jasper Co., MO
                     - (1) Isaac Crabtree
                     - (2) John Williams

Gravestones: John Williams
                       Mary Burris
Children (1):
Isaac Crabtree

Children (2):
John Williams
  1. Rebecca Crabtree
  2. Lydia Crabtree
  3. Whitaker A. Crabtree
  4. Mary Ann Crabtree
  5. Nancy Jane Crabtree
  6. Reece Crabtree
  7. Isaac Crabtree

  8. Elizabeth "Bettie Williams
  9. Sarah Williams
  10. Justin Louvenia Williams
  11. Angeline "Anna" Williams
  12. Prudence "Prudy" Williams
  13. Miles Burris Williams
  14. Margaret Ellen Williams
           (Children's link)

Siblings: (Unknown)

Lance Hall - Family Records - See Crabtree

This Ancestor is where Lance Hall and I
(the Boyer Relatives) connect. - Justin Louvenia Williams was our GG Grandmother.
Currently researching data regarding
parents, siblings and marriage date. If you
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          Mary "Polly" Burris was born Sep. 17, 1814 in Missouri, daughter of Walter Burris. John and Mary were married Jan. 28, 1847, Jasper county, Missouri.

          They had both been previously married and had children by their previous spouses. John had seven children by his previous wife Rebecca (Unknown). Mary had seven children by her previous husband Isaac Crabtree.

          John and Mary together, also went on to have seven children, making for a large extended family. They moved from Missouri to Collin county, Texas in the early 1850s, settleing about 8 miles northeast of McKinney, in a small town then called Altoga, Texas. They bought land in 1852 and kept the land until their deaths. John died Dec. 13, 1888 and Mary died June 15, 1892. Both were buried in Stiff Chapel Cemetery.