William Harris Sr, born abt. 1765-probably in Virginia, died abt. 1837- Cooper County, Missouri, Wife Lieucunda Foley born UNK- Probably in North Carolina, died before 1840- Cooper County, Missouri. William & Lieucinda moved to Cooper County, Missouri in 1820, with some of their family. William died in 1837 and was the first person buried in the HARRIS Cemetery in Cooper County. CHILDREN THAT I KNOW OF JAMES P. HARRIS BORN SEPT. 10, 1783 IN NORTH CAROLINA, DIED JAN. 10, 1866 I COOPER COUNTY, MISSOURI HIS WIFE RHODA FARMER BORN JAN. 7, 1788 IN VIRGINIA, DIED SEPT.21,1873 IN COOPER COUNTY, MISSOURI. This couple lived in Kentucky at some time as some of their children were born there. James P. Harris may have come to Missouri pror to his parents, as I show one of his children born in Missouri in 1816, however other one is shown to be born in Kentucky around 1820.
JOHN HARRIS, born in 1790 in North Carolina, died Nov. 3, 1853, Cooper County, Missouri. His wife was Polly Lambath
THOMAS ALVIN HARRIS, born Jan. 5, 1796 in North Carolina, died July 16, 1866. His wife was Nancy Edwards born in Kentucky on Sept. 12, 1796, died May 4, 1865 in Cooper County, Missouri
WILLIAM HARRIS JR. born UNK-in North Carolina, died May 9, 1896. No information to his wife or if he was married.
All of the people I have listed are buried in the Harris Cemetery in Cooper County, Missouri.
ANY INFORMATION WOULD HELP IN MY RESEARCH OF THIS FAMILY.
P.S. WILLIAM HARRIS SR. lived in the Cumberland Valley for some of his life and his wife may have been part Cherokee Indian.