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NORRIS FAMILY IN TAYLOR CO.

NORRIS FAMILY IN TAYLOR CO.

Posted: 11 Oct 2002 1:09PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 15 Jul 2003 7:09PM GMT
Surnames: ADDISON, BARKER, CARR, NORRIS
Searching for information on the family of David Norris and Susannah Lake. David born about 1773 in Maryland; Susannah born in 1780 in Virginia.
Son Taylor Norris married Mary Jane Williamson; family settled in Taylor Co.
Son John W. married Malinda Springer.
Other children include: David C. (married Deborah Blue), Mary (married ? Current), Jane, William, George.
Any information of this family would be welcome.






















Re: NORRIS FAMILY IN TAYLOR CO.

Jim Simon (View posts)
Posted: 4 Aug 2003 4:24AM GMT
Classification: Query

Descendants of David Norris


Generation No. 1

1. David1 Norris was born 1776 in Harrison County, WV, and died 1859. He married Susanna B Lake August 13, 1801 in Harrison County, WV, daughter of William Lake and Margaret Asbury. She was born March 20, 1780 in Fauquier County, VA, and died May 1827.

More About David Norris:
Residence: 1850, Home of son David, Taylor Co, WV

Children of David Norris and Susanna Lake are:
+ 2 i. William L2 Norris, born 1802.
+ 3 ii. Mary Norris, born December 24, 1803 in Monongalia County, WV; died January 09, 1875 in Jay County, IN.
+ 4 iii. John W Norris, born 1805.
+ 5 iv. Taylor B Norris, born 1811 in Taylor County, WV; died Aft. 1886 in Taylor County, WV.
+ 6 v. Jane Virginia Norris, born 1813; died 1895.
+ 7 vi. David C Norris, born 1816.


Generation No. 2

2. William L2 Norris (David1) was born 1802. He married Hannah. She was born 1804.

Children of William Norris and Hannah are:
8 i. William3 Norris, born 1830.
9 ii. Nancy Norris, born 1832.
10 iii. Caroline Norris, born May 21, 1834 in Taylor County, WV; died March 27, 1852 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Caroline Norris:
Burial: Beaulah Baptist Cem, Taylor Co, WV

11 iv. John Norris, born 1835.
12 v. Martha Norris, born 1837.
13 vi. Rachel Norris, born 1838.
14 vii. Margaret Norris, born 1841.
15 viii. Mary Norris, born 1843.


3. Mary2 Norris (David1) was born December 24, 1803 in Monongalia County, WV, and died January 09, 1875 in Jay County, IN. She married John Current February 10, 1829 in Monongalia County, WV, son of James Current and Margaret Johnson. He was born October 25, 1802 in Monongalia County, WV, and died July 24, 1881 in Jay County, IN.

More About Mary Norris:
Burial: Mt Vernon Cem, Jay Co, IN

More About John Current:
Burial: Mt Vernon Cem, Jay Co, IN
Education: Rector College, Pruntytown, WV

Children of Mary Norris and John Current are:
16 i. Mary Elizabeth3 Current. She married Abraham Sutton.
+ 17 ii. Harriet Jane Current, born November 14, 1829 in Taylor County. WV; died December 28, 1913 in Delaware County, IN.
+ 18 iii. Benjamin Franklin Current, born October 12, 1831 in Taylor County, WV; died November 09, 1919 in Jay County, IN.
19 iv. Henry Oliver Current, born 1833. He married Clorinda Josephine Hoppes October 18, 1873 in Jay County, IN.
+ 20 v. William Norris Current, born September 25, 1835 in Henry County, IN; died October 03, 1928.
+ 21 vi. Susanna Margaret Current, born May 23, 1838 in Henry County, IN; died August 26, 1909 in Jay County, IN.
22 vii. David Current, born 1840 in Jay County, IN; died August 04, 1910 in Jay County, IN.
+ 23 viii. Rebecca Ellen Current, born March 17, 1842 in Jay County, IN; died November 15, 1875 in IN.
+ 24 ix. James Knox Polk Current, born 1847 in Jay County, IN.


4. John W2 Norris (David1) was born 1805. He married Malinda Springer. She was born 1820.

Children of John Norris and Malinda Springer are:
25 i. Virginia3 Norris, born 1838.
26 ii. Missouri Norris, born 1841 in Marion County, WV. She married Robert C Knell October 07, 1856 in Taylor County, WV; born 1832 in Brattleboro, VT.
27 iii. Phoebe Norris, born 1844.


5. Taylor B2 Norris (David1) was born 1811 in Taylor County, WV, and died Aft. 1886 in Taylor County, WV. He married (1) Mary Jane Williamson. She was born 1831 in Taylor County, WV. He married (2) Mary Jane Ciger November 18, 1852 in Taylor County, WV. She was born 1815.

Children of Taylor Norris and Mary Williamson are:
28 i. Josephine3 Norris, born 1850.
29 ii. George Norris, born 1851.
30 iii. Nancy Ann Norris, born 1854 in Taylor County, WV. She married Alpheus Carr April 02, 1874 in Taylor County, WV; born 1850 in Green County, PA.
31 iv. Thornton Wesley Norris, born June 12, 1856 in Taylor County, WV; died March 12, 1936 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Thornton Wesley Norris:
Burial: Taylor Co Infirmary Cemetery

32 v. William H Norris, born 1861.
+ 33 vi. Cyrus Norris, born April 25, 1862 in Taylor County, WV; died July 14, 1934 in Taylor County, WV.
34 vii. Henrietta Norris, born 1864 in Taylor County, WV. She married Charles B Riley December 25, 1884 in Taylor County, WV; born 1859 in VA.
35 viii. Ellmore Norris, born 1867.
36 ix. Martin Luther Norris, born 1869.
37 x. Lavina Norris, born 1871.


Children of Taylor Norris and Mary Ciger are:
+ 38 i. Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, born March 10, 1836 in VA; died January 18, 1925 in Taylor County, WV.
+ 39 ii. Chapman W Norris, born 1838 in Monongalia County, WV.
40 iii. Mary Jane Norris, born 1840 in Taylor County, WV. She married W C Dougherty July 06, 1857 in Taylor County, WV; born 1833 in PA.
41 iv. John Norris, born 1842 in Harrison County, WV. He married Eliza Boyd April 19, 1866 in Taylor County, WV; born 1841 in Allegheny County, MD.
+ 42 v. Susan Matilda Norris, born 1844 in Taylor County, WV.
43 vi. James Norris, born 1846.


6. Jane Virginia2 Norris (David1) was born 1813, and died 1895. She married James G Poe January 11, 1836 in Monongalia County, WV, son of Stephen Poe and Margaret Glendenning. He was born March 22, 1813, and died 1881.

Children of Jane Norris and James Poe are:
44 i. Capt David3 Poe, born 1838 in Taylor County, WV; died May 09, 1915 in Upshur County, WV.

More About Capt David Poe:
Military service: Confederate Army, Civil War

45 ii. Lucinda Poe, born 1839.
+ 46 iii. Solomon Poe, born 1841 in Taylor County, WV.
47 iv. Jonathan Poe, born 1843.
+ 48 v. Susan Jane Poe, born 1845 in Taylor County, WV; died 1915 in Taylor County, WV.
49 vi. Francis M Poe, born 1845.
50 vii. Belinda Poe, born 1848.

More About Belinda Poe:
Residence: 1900, Home of brother Frank M

51 viii. Margaret Poe, born 1849 in Taylor County, WV. She married William J Fast November 27, 1879 in Taylor County, WV; born 1853 in Marion County, WV.
+ 52 ix. George W Poe, born July 22, 1852 in Taylor County, WV; died January 29, 1932 in Taylor County, WV.
53 x. Stephen W Poe, born 1855.
54 xi. Mary E Poe, born 1858 in Taylor County, WV; died October 04, 1890 in Barbour County, WV.

More About Mary E Poe:
Burial: Mary's Chapel, Barbour Co, WV
Residence: 1900, Home of brother Frank M


7. David C2 Norris (David1) was born 1816. He married Deborah Blue.

Children of David Norris and Deborah Blue are:
55 i. Susan3 Norris, born 1841.
56 ii. Virginia Norris, born 1843.
57 iii. Eugenius Norris, born 1845.
58 iv. Columbia Norris, born 1847.
59 v. Agnes Norris, born 1850.


Generation No. 3

17. Harriet Jane3 Current (Mary2 Norris, David1) was born November 14, 1829 in Taylor County. WV, and died December 28, 1913 in Delaware County, IN. She married John Boots August 16, 1846 in Jay County, IN. He was born February 26, 1823 in Fayette County, OH, and died November 09, 1892 in Delaware County, IN.

More About Harriet Jane Current:
Burial: Strong Cem, Delaware Co, IN

More About John Boots:
Burial: Strong Cem, Delaware Co, IN

Children of Harriet Current and John Boots are:
60 i. Mary Susanna4 Boots.
61 ii. Rachel Louisa Boots.
62 iii. Elizabeth Rebecca Boots.
63 iv. Ida Belle Boots.
64 v. Philip Sheridan Boots.
65 vi. Infant Boots, born January 23, 1848 in IN; died January 23, 1848 in IN.

More About Infant Boots:
Burial: Mt Vernon Cem, Jay Co, IN

66 vii. William Henry Boots, born October 31, 1854 in Jay County, IN; died April 16, 1863 in Jay County, IN.

More About William Henry Boots:
Burial: Mt Vernon Cem, Jay Co, IN

+ 67 viii. James Sanford Boots, born January 03, 1861 in Jay County, IN; died March 28, 1931 in Jay County, IN.


18. Benjamin Franklin3 Current (Mary2 Norris, David1) was born October 12, 1831 in Taylor County, WV, and died November 09, 1919 in Jay County, IN. He married Luisa Clore April 03, 1853 in Jay County, IN. She was born December 04, 1830 in Madison County, VA, and died May 14, 1920 in Jay County, IN.

More About Benjamin Franklin Current:
Military service: October 10, 1864, D Co, 23rd IN Inf Reg, Civil War

Children of Benjamin Current and Luisa Clore are:
68 i. William Sanford4 Current.
+ 69 ii. John W Current, born 1854.
70 iii. Laura Ann Current, born 1862; died 1877.
71 iv. Albert F Current, born 1865. He married Rosano Hysell March 09, 1888 in Jay County, IN.


20. William Norris3 Current (Mary2 Norris, David1) was born September 25, 1835 in Henry County, IN, and died October 03, 1928. He married (1) Calista E Evans July 02, 1857 in Jay County, IN. She was born November 26, 1840 in Delaware County, IN, and died September 30, 1882 in Jay County, IN. He married (2) Sarah Crosan January 19, 1884 in Jay County, IN.

More About William Norris Current:
Burial: Hillcrest Cem, Jay Co, IN
Military service: Bet. 1864 - 1865, Co H, 130th IN Inf Reg, Civil War

More About Calista E Evans:
Burial: Hillcrest Cem, Jay Co, IN

Children of William Current and Calista Evans are:
72 i. Henrietta4 Current.
73 ii. Arthur Calvin Current.
74 iii. Alve Lincoln Current.
75 iv. Rhoda Mary Laverna Current.
76 v. Nettie Current.
+ 77 vi. Francis Marion Current, born 1861; died 1940.


21. Susanna Margaret3 Current (Mary2 Norris, David1) was born May 23, 1838 in Henry County, IN, and died August 26, 1909 in Jay County, IN. She married (1) Alfred Evans May 27, 1853 in Jay County, IN. He was born January 25, 1831 in Clinton County, OH, and died April 09, 1865 in Jay County, IN. She married (2) Jacob Daugherty 1870. He was born 1838, and died 1906.

More About Susanna Margaret Current:
Burial: Hillcrest Cem, Jay Co, IN

More About Alfred Evans:
Burial: Fairview Cem, Randolph Co, IN

Children of Susanna Current and Alfred Evans are:
78 i. Marion4 Evans.
79 ii. Emily Florence Evans.
80 iii. Emerson Evans.


Child of Susanna Current and Jacob Daugherty is:
81 i. Clara4 Daugherty.


23. Rebecca Ellen3 Current (Mary2 Norris, David1) was born March 17, 1842 in Jay County, IN, and died November 15, 1875 in IN. She married Doctor George H Jackson December 26, 1867 in Jay County, IN. He died in Grant County, IN.

More About Rebecca Ellen Current:
Burial: Mt Vernon Cem, Jay Co, IN

More About Doctor George H Jackson:
Burial: Mt Vernon Cem, Jay Co, IN

Children of Rebecca Current and George Jackson are:
82 i. Ora4 Jackson.
83 ii. Ethel Jackson, died Bet. 1842 - 1845 in Japanese Prison Camp, Sumatra.

More About Ethel Jackson:
Education: Depauw University
Occupation: Missionary


24. James Knox Polk3 Current (Mary2 Norris, David1) was born 1847 in Jay County, IN. He married (1) Mary Jane Pascal March 01, 1890 in Jay County, IN. She was born 1848. He married (2) Emma B Taylor March 01, 1890 in Jay County, IN.

Children of James Current and Mary Pascal are:
84 i. Anna M4 Current, born 1868.
85 ii. David F Current, born 1872.
86 iii. Elma Current, born 1875. She married Thomas G Parker April 04, 1895 in Jay County, IN.
87 iv. Infant Current, born July 26, 1880 in Randolph County, IN; died August 11, 1880 in Randolph County, IN.


33. Cyrus3 Norris (Taylor B2, David1) was born April 25, 1862 in Taylor County, WV, and died July 14, 1934 in Taylor County, WV. He married Sarah Malinda Robinson September 11, 1892 in Taylor County, WV, daughter of Benjamin Robinson and Nancy Bartlett. She was born January 13, 1872 in Taylor County, WV, and died January 31, 1938 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Cyrus Norris:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

More About Sarah Malinda Robinson:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Cyrus Norris and Sarah Robinson are:
88 i. William4 Norris.
89 ii. Howard Norris.
90 iii. George Norris.
91 iv. Luther Norris.
92 v. Mary Norris. She married Unknown Corothers.
93 vi. Flora Norris. She married Unknown Crouse.


38. Elizabeth Ann3 Norris (Taylor B2, David1) was born March 10, 1836 in VA, and died January 18, 1925 in Taylor County, WV. She married Robert Brown, Jr June 1852 in Taylor County, WV, son of Robert Brown and Sarah Trader. He was born 1829 in Taylor County, WV, and died 1909 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Robert Brown, Jr:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Elizabeth Norris and Robert Brown are:
+ 94 i. Andrew Jackson4 Brown, born July 10, 1855 in Taylor County, WV; died November 16, 1942 in Preston County, WV.
+ 95 ii. Sarah Virginia Brown, born May 1858 in Taylor County, WV; died 1920 in Taylor County, WV.
96 iii. Susan A Brown, born 1863 in WV. She married William A Keener November 01, 1883 in Taylor County, WV; born 1859 in VA.
+ 97 iv. Martha M Brown, born March 17, 1867 in Taylor County, WV; died January 04, 1936 in Taylor County, WV.


39. Chapman W3 Norris (Taylor B2, David1) was born 1838 in Monongalia County, WV. He married Matilda J Reese February 02, 1860 in Taylor County, WV, daughter of Isaac Reese and Frances Henderson. She was born 1842 in Monongalia County, WV.

Children of Chapman Norris and Matilda Reese are:
98 i. Isaac T4 Norris, born 1861.
99 ii. James L Norris, born 1863.
100 iii. John N Norris, born 1867.
101 iv. Samuel C Norris, born 1869 in Taylor County, WV. He married Elizabeth Bunner May 19, 1889 in Taylor County, WV; born 1872 in Taylor County, WV.


42. Susan Matilda3 Norris (Taylor B2, David1) was born 1844 in Taylor County, WV. She married James W Brown May 16, 1861 in Taylor County, WV, son of George Brown and Giddy Harrow. He was born 1844 in Taylor County, WV, and died Bef. 1900.

Children of Susan Norris and James Brown are:
+ 102 i. Albert M4 Brown, born 1862 in Taylor County, WV.
103 ii. Jacob H Brown, born 1863.
104 iii. Richard F Brown, born 1866.
105 iv. Cora P Brown, born 1868.
106 v. Mary E Brown, born 1873 in Taylor County, WV. She married Jay C Doolittle November 01, 1894 in Taylor County, WV; born 1873 in Marion County, WV.


46. Solomon3 Poe (Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born 1841 in Taylor County, WV. He married Willa M Deane October 27, 1872 in Taylor County, WV. She was born 1851 in Baltimore County, MD.

More About Solomon Poe:
Burial: Mt Calvary Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Solomon Poe and Willa Deane are:
107 i. Mary L4 Poe, born 1874.
108 ii. George R Poe, born 1876.
109 iii. Edgar A Poe, born 1877.
110 iv. James C Poe, born 1880.


48. Susan Jane3 Poe (Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born 1845 in Taylor County, WV, and died 1915 in Taylor County, WV. She married Francis A Poe, son of James Poe and Eleanor Rogers. He was born May 29, 1844 in Taylor County, WV, and died October 08, 1931 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Susan Jane Poe:
Burial: Oak Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

More About Francis A Poe:
Burial: Oak Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Susan Poe and Francis Poe are:
+ 111 i. Solomon Lee4 Poe, born January 19, 1865 in Taylor County, WV; died 1948.
112 ii. Ellen Francine Poe, born 1867; died 1947.
113 iii. James E Poe, born 1869. He married Mary Turner January 01, 1891 in Preston County, WV.
114 iv. Jane Lottie Poe, born 1871 in Taylor County, WV. She married Omer Miller January 25, 1900 in Taylor County, WV; born 1870 in Monongalia County, WV.
115 v. Augustus H Poe, born October 18, 1873 in Taylor County, WV; died February 13, 1911 in Taylor County, WV. He married Kissire Mathew March 13, 1895 in Taylor County, WV; born 1867 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Augustus H Poe:
Burial: Matthews cem, Taylor Co, WV

116 vi. Emmitt Poe, born 1877.

More About Emmitt Poe:
Residence: 1900, Home of brother Solomon L

117 vii. Thomas E Poe, born 1878.
+ 118 viii. Joshua Oscar Poe, born 1879; died 1946.
119 ix. F S Ira Poe, born February 27, 1882; died December 10, 1934. He married Daisy R; born November 03, 1886; died November 28, 1948.

More About F S Ira Poe:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

More About Daisy R:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

+ 120 x. Grover Marion Poe, born 1884 in Preston County, WV; died 1913 in Taylor County, WV.
121 xi. Goldie Poe, born 1887. She married Unknown Humphrey.


52. George W3 Poe (Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born July 22, 1852 in Taylor County, WV, and died January 29, 1932 in Taylor County, WV. He married Elizabeth Ashcraft April 17, 1887 in Taylor County, WV. She was born 1853 in Harrison County, WV, and died 1933 in Taylor County, WV.

More About George W Poe:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Taylor Co, WV

More About Elizabeth Ashcraft:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Children of George Poe and Elizabeth Ashcraft are:
122 i. Arthur4 Poe, born 1888.
123 ii. David Leslie Poe, born 1891.
124 iii. Amy Esther Poe, born 1893 in Taylor County, WV; died 1917 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Amy Esther Poe:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Taylor Co, WV


Generation No. 4

67. James Sanford4 Boots (Harriet Jane3 Current, Mary2 Norris, David1) was born January 03, 1861 in Jay County, IN, and died March 28, 1931 in Jay County, IN. He married Amazetta Chalk. She died 1899 in Delaware County, IN.

More About James Sanford Boots:
Burial: Strong Cem, Delaware Co, IN

More About Amazetta Chalk:
Burial: Strong Cem, Delaware Co, IN

Child of James Boots and Amazetta Chalk is:
125 i. John Ralph5 Boots.


69. John W4 Current (Benjamin Franklin3, Mary2 Norris, David1) was born 1854. He married Almeda Myers. She was born 1861.

Child of John Current and Almeda Myers is:
126 i. Sarah Louise5 Current.


77. Francis Marion4 Current (William Norris3, Mary2 Norris, David1) was born 1861, and died 1940. He married Mary Letitia Hartman November 01, 1884 in Jay County, IN. She was born 1867, and died 1933.

Child of Francis Current and Mary Hartman is:
127 i. Russell5 Current, born 1890; died 1896.


94. Andrew Jackson4 Brown (Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born July 10, 1855 in Taylor County, WV, and died November 16, 1942 in Preston County, WV. He married (1) Olive S Currey January 25, 1874 in Taylor County, WV, daughter of Emory Currey and Virginia Hughes. She was born 1856 in Taylor County, WV, and died November 16, 1942. He married (2) Isabelle Victoria Cross July 30, 1884 in Barbour County, WV, daughter of William Cross and Sarah Fink. She was born January 29, 1863 in Barbour County, WV, and died October 06, 1943.

Notes for Andrew Jackson Brown:
Farmer, Miner, Blacksmith and Carpenter. Andrew made grandfather clocks, some of which are still owned by family members.

More About Andrew Jackson Brown:
Burial: Brown Chapel Cem, Valley Falls Rd, Taylor Co, WV

More About Isabelle Victoria Cross:
Burial: Brown Chapel Cem, Valley Falls Rd, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Andrew Brown and Olive Currey are:
128 i. Alice M5 Brown, born 1875 in Taylor County, WV. She married Ernest Fancher September 04, 1899 in Taylor County, WV; born 1871 in Marion County, WV.
129 ii. Virginia L Brown, born 1878 in Taylor County, WV. She married Presley Racie Riley February 27, 1897 in Taylor County, WV; born 1878 in Harrison County, WV.
130 iii. Jessie M Brown, born 1879.
+ 131 iv. Clara L Brown, born November 05, 1880; died 1946.


Children of Andrew Brown and Isabelle Cross are:
+ 132 i. Lydia Lenora5 Brown, born 1887; died 1945 in Preston County, WV.
133 ii. Andrew C Brown, born 1888; died September 20, 1906.
+ 134 iii. Alonzo P Brown, born September 12, 1889 in Barbour County, WV; died 1958.
+ 135 iv. Martha Myrtle Brown, born September 20, 1891; died February 26, 1957.
+ 136 v. Homer Cecil Brown, born February 10, 1894; died March 23, 1962.
+ 137 vi. William Russell Brown, born August 26, 1896 in Taylor County, WV; died April 13, 1981 in Barbour County, WV.
138 vii. Clarence R Brown, born 1897.
139 viii. Willa Brown, born August 01, 1899; died July 13, 1985. She married Sherman Poling July 21, 1920; died July 28, 1948.
140 ix. Elsie Pearl Brown, born December 26, 1901 in Taylor County, WV; died February 06, 1952 in Taylor County, WV. She married Arthur Allen Hoffman, Sr May 20, 1920 in Garrett County, MD; born January 10, 1896 in Preston County, WV; died March 18, 1981 in Marion County, WV.

More About Elsie Pearl Brown:
Burial: Tunnelton, Preston Co, WV

More About Arthur Allen Hoffman, Sr:
Burial: Tunnelton, Preston Co, WV

141 x. Pansy Bluebell Brown, born July 09, 1904 in Opekiska, WV; died September 02, 1991. She married (1) Hugh Cassidy; died 1941. She married (2) Claude Johnson; died October 10, 1972.


95. Sarah Virginia4 Brown (Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born May 1858 in Taylor County, WV, and died 1920 in Taylor County, WV. She married John William Harr October 24, 1878 in Taylor County, WV, son of James Harr and Susan Carder. He was born March 05, 1858 in Taylor County, WV, and died May 05, 1925 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Sarah Virginia Brown:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

More About John William Harr:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Sarah Brown and John Harr are:
+ 142 i. Lida Belle5 Harr, born December 04, 1879 in Taylor County, WV; died April 24, 1920 in Taylor County, WV.
143 ii. Lenora Grace Harr, born May 29, 1881 in Taylor County, WV; died July 13, 1922 in Taylor County, WV. She married Cornelius Truman Reynolds September 23, 1901 in Taylor County, WV; born September 09, 1880 in Taylor County, WV; died June 26, 1938 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Lenora Grace Harr:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

More About Cornelius Truman Reynolds:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

144 iii. Minnie Forrest Harr, born May 06, 1887 in Taylor County, WV. She married Fred Bruce Westerman August 30, 1906 in Garrett County, MD; born August 07, 1884 in Taylor County, WV.
145 iv. Herbert C Harr, born January 1889 in Taylor County, WV; died 1914 in Taylor County, WV. He married Alice Clare Roe 1911 in Taylor County, WV; born 1892 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Herbert C Harr:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

146 v. Mattie Pearl Harr, born March 02, 1892 in Taylor County, WV. She married Goff McDonald; born 1891.


97. Martha M4 Brown (Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born March 17, 1867 in Taylor County, WV, and died January 04, 1936 in Taylor County, WV. She married Edward Jones Currey June 26, 1892 in Taylor County, WV, son of Nathan Currey and Patience Provance. He was born January 07, 1863 in Taylor County, WV, and died September 01, 1933 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Martha M Brown:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

More About Edward Jones Currey:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Child of Martha Brown and Edward Currey is:
147 i. Infant5 Currey, born 1893 in Taylor County, WV; died 1893 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Infant Currey:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV


102. Albert M4 Brown (Susan Matilda3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born 1862 in Taylor County, WV. He married Lucy J Shriver May 04, 1902 in Taylor County, WV. She was born 1868 in Marion County, WV.

Children of Albert Brown and Lucy Shriver are:
148 i. Everett R5 Brown, born 1903.
149 ii. Lester W Brown, born 1905.
150 iii. Susie B Brown, born 1906.
151 iv. Jennings T Brown, born 1908.


111. Solomon Lee4 Poe (Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born January 19, 1865 in Taylor County, WV, and died 1948. He married Rosa Bell Rogers July 12, 1896 in Taylor County, WV, daughter of Jacob Rogers and Eveline Travis. She was born November 05, 1870 in Taylor County, WV, and died 1944 in Taylor County, WV.

Children of Solomon Poe and Rosa Rogers are:
152 i. Edgar Allan5 Poe, born Abt. 1892.
153 ii. Arthur Jackson Poe, born July 22, 1897 in Taylor County, WV; died September 25, 1897 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Arthur Jackson Poe:
Burial: Jacob Rogers Cem, Taylor Co, WV

+ 154 iii. Allen A Poe, born October 18, 1899 in Taylor County, WV; died August 22, 1967 in Taylor County, WV.


118. Joshua Oscar4 Poe (Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born 1879, and died 1946. He married Molly Menear. She was born 1884, and died 1918 in Marion County, WV.

Children of Joshua Poe and Molly Menear are:
155 i. Grace Marie5 Poe, born 1907.
156 ii. Josephine Poe, born 1909.


120. Grover Marion4 Poe (Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born 1884 in Preston County, WV, and died 1913 in Taylor County, WV. He married Dora Silvia Allender June 14, 1905 in Taylor County, WV. She was born 1884 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Grover Marion Poe:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Child of Grover Poe and Dora Allender is:
157 i. Rosie M5 Poe, born 1908.


Generation No. 5

131. Clara L5 Brown (Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born November 05, 1880, and died 1946. She married Lloyd Odell, son of Mount Brown and Martina Sharp. He was born April 13, 1880, and died 1920.

Children of Clara Brown and Lloyd Odell are:
158 i. Forest Fay6 Odell, born July 10, 1907; died January 13, 1984. She married Sterling James McNeese December 24, 1946; born January 25, 1889; died March 05, 1960.
159 ii. Irene J Odell, born February 15, 1909; died April 25, 1909.


132. Lydia Lenora5 Brown (Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born 1887, and died 1945 in Preston County, WV. She married James Julius Fisher, son of Sylvester Fisher and Elizabeth Plum. He was born March 24, 1884, and died July 23, 1958 in Preston County, WV.

Children of Lydia Brown and James Fisher are:
160 i. Unknown6 Fisher.
161 ii. UnknownII Fisher. She married Unknown Wiles.
162 iii. Ruth Olive Fisher, born December 30, 1904 in Taylor County, WV; died March 19, 1962 in Barbour County, WV. She married Christopher Marshall Bowmar October 14, 1922 in Garrett County, MD; born September 13, 1897 in Preston County, WV; died February 11, 1983 in Barbour County, WV.

More About Ruth Olive Fisher:
Burial: Mt Olive Cem, Barbour Co, WV

More About Christopher Marshall Bowmar:
Burial: Mt Olive Cem, Barbour Co, WV

163 iv. Helen Gertrude Fisher, born July 14, 1908; died January 07, 1990. She married Unknown Moore.
164 v. George Earl Fisher, born May 12, 1914 in Taylor County, WV; died June 04, 1991 in PA. He married Unknown Sypolt.
165 vi. Jackson Lewis Fisher, born May 25, 1922; died 1962. He married Unknown Marion.


134. Alonzo P5 Brown (Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born September 12, 1889 in Barbour County, WV, and died 1958. He married Etta Goodwin July 04, 1914. She died 1954.

Children of Alonzo Brown and Etta Goodwin are:
+ 166 i. Winifred6 Brown.
167 ii. Evelyn Brown. She married Charles Carder.


135. Martha Myrtle5 Brown (Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born September 20, 1891, and died February 26, 1957. She married Robert Kay Garner October 20, 1907 in Preston County, WV, son of Winfield Garner and Mary Kay. He was born February 27, 1882 in Cook County, IL, and died August 09, 1946 in Preston County, WV.

More About Robert Kay Garner:
Burial: Mountainview Cem, Tunnelton, Preston Co, WV

Children of Martha Brown and Robert Garner are:
168 i. Unknown6 Garner, born in Preston County, WV. He married Lela Gertrude Wiles; born June 20, 1919; died May 24, 1992 in Preston County, WV.

More About Lela Gertrude Wiles:
Burial: Mountainview Cem, Tunnelton, Preston Co, WV

169 ii. Edna May Garner, born July 10, 1909 in Preston County, WV; died November 19, 1991 in Monongalia County, WV. She married Lewis Earl Cline July 03, 1927 in Preston County, WV; born March 25, 1894 in Tucker County, WV; died February 17, 1975 in Preston County, WV.

More About Edna May Garner:
Burial: Shays Chapel, Fellowsville, Preston Co, WV

More About Lewis Earl Cline:
Burial: Shays Chapel, Fellowsville, Preston Co, WV

170 iii. Beulah Garner, born May 29, 1911 in Preston County, WV; died November 26, 1913 in Preston County, WV.
171 iv. Martha Lucylle Garner, born March 10, 1917 in Preston County, WV; died November 04, 1982. She married Daniel Blake Wiles April 29, 1933 in Preston County, WV; died 1980.
172 v. Robert Gerald Garner, born February 07, 1921 in Preston County, WV; died August 07, 1971 in OH. He married Unknown Teets.
173 vi. Andrew Scott Garner, born June 06, 1922 in Preston County, WV; died January 06, 1993 in Allegheny County, PA. He married Unknown Hagar.

More About Andrew Scott Garner:
Burial: WV National Cem, Pruntytown, Taylor Co, WV


136. Homer Cecil5 Brown (Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born February 10, 1894, and died March 23, 1962. He married Janet Ethel Harmon August 23, 1914, daughter of John Harmon and Martha Jonas. She was born June 07, 1898, and died March 12, 1978 in Taylor County, WV.

Children of Homer Brown and Janet Harmon are:
174 i. Elizabeth6 Brown. She married Donald Joseph Meeks; born February 07, 1927; died April 15, 1978.
+ 175 ii. Pudge Brown.
176 iii. Herbert Clifford Brown, born November 30, 1916; died December 14, 1993. He married Unknown Sterling.
+ 177 iv. Geneva Elizabeth Brown, born October 29, 1918; died August 21, 1973.
178 v. Margie Marie Brown, born December 28, 1922 in Taylor County, WV; died July 17, 1974 in NJ. She married Earl Forest Hathaway November 15, 1941; born June 19, 1920; died October 09, 1963.
179 vi. Howard Brown, born June 15, 1925.


137. William Russell5 Brown (Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born August 26, 1896 in Taylor County, WV, and died April 13, 1981 in Barbour County, WV. He married Gertrude Marguerite Faith Garner September 08, 1917, daughter of Winfield Garner and Mary Kay. She died October 21, 1993.

More About William Russell Brown:
Burial: Tunnelton, Preston County, WV

Children of William Brown and Gertrude Garner are:
180 i. Victoria Elizabeth6 Brown, born September 09, 1918 in Preston County, WV; died January 04, 1919 in Preston County, WV.
+ 181 ii. Leora Maxine Brown, born December 03, 1919 in Preston County, WV; died November 16, 1985 in Taylor County, WV.
182 iii. Lyle Gordon Brown, born September 14, 1922 in Taylor County, WV; died 1967 in Preston County, WV.

Notes for Lyle Gordon Brown:
Lyle did not marry.

183 iv. Dorothy Geraldine Brown, born January 04, 1927 in Taylor County, WV. She married Unknown Arborgast.
184 v. William Ernest Brown, born July 07, 1931 in Taylor County, WV; died October 14, 1933 in Taylor County, WV.
185 vi. Shirley Jean Brown, born September 12, 1934 in Taylor County, WV.


142. Lida Belle5 Harr (Sarah Virginia4 Brown, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born December 04, 1879 in Taylor County, WV, and died April 24, 1920 in Taylor County, WV. She married Alonzo L Hibbs May 20, 1900 in Taylor County, WV, son of Samuel Hibbs and Sarah. He was born March 1878 in Marion County, WV, and died 1969 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Lida Belle Harr:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

More About Alonzo L Hibbs:
Burial: Harmony Grove Cem, Taylor Co, WV

Child of Lida Harr and Alonzo Hibbs is:
186 i. H Clyde6 Hibbs, born 1904.


154. Allen A5 Poe (Solomon Lee4, Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born October 18, 1899 in Taylor County, WV, and died August 22, 1967 in Taylor County, WV. He married Shady Joy Delaney November 12, 1918 in Taylor County, WV, daughter of Andrew Delaney and Anna Leonard. She was born September 12, 1899 in Taylor County, WV, and died October 12, 1979 in Taylor County, WV.

More About Allen A Poe:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

More About Shady Joy Delaney:
Burial: Bluemont Cem, Grafton, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Allen Poe and Shady Delaney are:
+ 187 i. Edgar Allen6 Poe, born January 09, 1920.
+ 188 ii. Betty Lee Poe, born December 08, 1921.


Generation No. 6

166. Winifred6 Brown (Alonzo P5, Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) She married Herbert Russell, son of Elbert Russell.

Child of Winifred Brown and Herbert Russell is:
189 i. Billie Lee7 Russell.


175. Pudge6 Brown (Homer Cecil5, Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) She married Robert Goodwin.

Child of Pudge Brown and Robert Goodwin is:
+ 190 i. Robert7 Goodwin.


177. Geneva Elizabeth6 Brown (Homer Cecil5, Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born October 29, 1918, and died August 21, 1973. She married Theodore Lance Singleton June 20, 1940. He was born November 24, 1912, and died November 02, 1976.

Children of Geneva Brown and Theodore Singleton are:
191 i. Sandra7 Singleton, born 1941. She married Robert Cotelli.
192 ii. Diana Singleton, born March 16, 1944 in Taylor County, WV; died April 29, 1960.
193 iii. Lawrence Singleton, born Abt. 1946. He married Unknown Cather.


181. Leora Maxine6 Brown (William Russell5, Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) was born December 03, 1919 in Preston County, WV, and died November 16, 1985 in Taylor County, WV. She married Tony Shaga September 28, 1940 in Taylor County, WV, son of Carl Shaga and Mary Rus. He was born May 21, 1915 in Harrison County, WV.

More About Leora Maxine Brown:
Burial: IOOF Cem, Rosemont, Taylor Co, WV

Children of Leora Brown and Tony Shaga are:
194 i. Mary Jane7 Shaga, born October 24, 1942 in Taylor County, WV. She married Ronnie Walter Cottrill September 22, 1962 in Taylor County, WV; born January 12, 1944 in Harrison County, WV.
195 ii. Judith Carol Shaga, born September 13, 1944. She married Alfred Roma.
196 iii. Daniel Scott Shaga, born May 12, 1947 in Taylor County, WV; died 1974 in Taylor County, WV.
197 iv. Geraldine Sue Shaga, born February 14, 1949. She married James Edward McDermott.


187. Edgar Allen6 Poe (Allen A5, Solomon Lee4, Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born January 09, 1920.

Children of Edgar Allen Poe are:
198 i. Rose Ann7 Poe. She married Unknown Smith.
199 ii. Edgar Allen Poe.
200 iii. Anita Poe.


188. Betty Lee6 Poe (Allen A5, Solomon Lee4, Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) was born December 08, 1921. She married Donald V Shaffer April 27, 1946 in Taylor County, WV. He was born January 21, 1921.

Children of Betty Poe and Donald Shaffer are:
+ 201 i. Toni Lee7 Shaffer.
202 ii. Donald Joseph Shaffer. He married Sonya Shriver.


Generation No. 7

190. Robert7 Goodwin (Pudge6 Brown, Homer Cecil5, Andrew Jackson4, Elizabeth Ann3 Norris, Taylor B2, David1) He married Darlene Ball.

Child of Robert Goodwin and Darlene Ball is:
203 i. Robert8 Goodwin.


201. Toni Lee7 Shaffer (Betty Lee6 Poe, Allen A5, Solomon Lee4, Susan Jane3, Jane Virginia2 Norris, David1) She married David Schatz.

Child of Toni Shaffer and David Schatz is:
204 i. Sarah Lynn8 Schatz.

Re: NORRIS FAMILY IN TAYLOR CO.

Rita Addison (View posts)
Posted: 4 Aug 2003 2:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: ADDISON WEBLEY BARKER NORRIS CARR
Dear Jim,
Thank you for taking the time to post all this great information on the David Norris Family. My husband's (2nd) great grandparents were Taylor Barton Norris and Mary Williamson. Your time is very much appreciated.
Rita Addison
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