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HARRIS Robert D.

HARRIS Robert D.[1]

Male 1771 - 1832

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  • Alt. Birth  15 Oct 1770  [2
    Born  13 Oct 1771  Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Will  26 Feb 1831  Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Will 
    • Orange County, NC - Wills - Robert Harris, 26 Feb 1831
      Robert Harris
      Orange County, North Carolina
      Will Book E, Page 259 & 260
      I Robert Harris of Orange County North Carolina to make and ordain this this Instrument to be my last will and Testament (Viz) I give and bequeath to my Wife Cassema Harris the use of all my Lands with the buildings thereon and the appertenances thereto belonging for and during her natural life. Also the following Slaves (count) Henry Liz ? Fann & Children for and during the term of the
      natural life of my said wife - I give and bequeath to my sons Marcus Harris, Williams Harris & Harrison Harris all the Lands above mentioned devised to my wife after the death of my said wife to them & their heirs forever they the said Marcus and Harrison paying to my son Arche Harris each the sum of two Hundred Dollars
      - I give and bequeath to my son Marcus Harris all the Slaves above devised to my wife after the death of my said wife - I give and bequeath to my daughter Bulea two negroes ? and Adaline - I give and bequeath to my daughter Tempy two negroes Mary and her child Lucy - I give and bequeath to my Daughter Edney two negroes ?ato and fannys child Patty - I give to my son Williams two negroes Bowlen son of Cato and Simeon son of Fany - I give and bequeath to my son Harrison two negroes Solomon son of Mary and ? - I give and bequeath to my son Nathaniel a negro Soloman which I have heretofore put into his possession and do
      hereby release my said son Nathaniel from all the debts he owes me on condition that he pay my son Archer the sum of two Hundred Dollars
      - I direct and appoint that my Executor sell my negroes Jim and fanny and all my personal and perishable estate not herein and hereby specifically devised and after the payments of all my debts out of the funds arising from such sale and the debts of which may be due me and money on hand that the surplus be Equally divided between my wife my Daughters Tempey an Edney and my son Marcus Harris - I direct and appoint my daughter Tempy & Edney with the property devised to them respecttively ? and resides with my wife until they severaly come of age or marry - I constitue and appoint Silas Link and my son Marcus Harris Executors of this my last will and Testament
      Witness my hand and seal this the 26th of February 1831
      Done in presence of
      Duncan Cameron Robert Harris (seal)
      Thomas D Bennehan
      Orange County August Term 1831
      The Execution of the foregoing will of Robert Harris decd was duly proved
      in open Court by the oath of Duncan Cameron a Subscribing witness thereto
      and ordered to be Recorded at the same time Silas Link one of the Executors
      therein named appeared in open court and qualified accordingly.
    Alt. Death  4 Jun 1831  Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  1 Jun 1832  Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Bahama, Durham, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I7633  Booth Family
    Last Modified  22 Aug 2013 

    Father  HARRIS Archer,   b. 1744, Prince Edward County, Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1821, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  SMITH Elizabeth,   b. 1748, Amelia County, Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1810, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1766  Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2670  Group Sheet

    Family  HOPKINS Cassander Casiah,   b. 10 Aug 1774, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1843, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Jan 1795  Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. HARRIS Marcus,   b. 29 Mar 1811, Bahama, Durham, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1877, Bahama, Durham, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. HARRIS Williams,   b. 1809, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1878, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. HARRIS Nathaniel H,   b. Nov 1795, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. HARRIS Harrison,   b. Abt 1798, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1855, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. HARRIS Archer,   b. 6 Mar 1801, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1834, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. HARRIS Beda,   b. 28 May 1803, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1834, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. HARRIS Temperance,   b. 3 Mar 1814, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1874, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. HARRIS Edna,   b. 7 Jun 1817, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1854, Orange Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  13 Dec 2008 
    Family ID  F2669  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Oct 1771 - Orange Co. NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1795 - Orange Co. NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - Will - 26 Feb 1831 - Orange Co. NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - 4 Jun 1831 - Orange Co. NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 1832 - Orange Co. NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bahama, Durham, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Harris: Robert D.
    Harris: Robert D.
    Tombstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S1007] Harris200608, scraigh (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S995] James Sterling Harris & Aunt Katherine, James Sterling & Aunt Katherine Harris, [(E-ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE),] (Reliability: 3).


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