- At various times John and Esther were members of New Garden and Westfield Monthly Meeting (Religious Society of Friends – Quaker) in NC; and Miami and Fall Creek Monthly Meeting in OH.
- John served in the French and Indian War under Capt. William Christian in 1764; and in the Revolutionary War, NC 2nd Reg., in 1778.
John passed away on January 17, 1812 in Boxley, Hamilton County, Indiana and buried in Burris Cemetery
Boxley, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA.*
*Source: Find A Grave
Here is how we are related:
Our parents – Floyd Dee Adams was married to Nelda Grace Laprarie
Floyd Dee’s parents – ^Ida Mae Burris was married to Floyd Brazier Adams
Ida Mae’s parents – ^^Asa Azil Burris was married to Rosa Pearl Raabe
Asa Azil’s parents – ^^^William Henry Burris was married to Jane Deborah Garner
William Henry’s parents – ^^^^Asahel Burris was married to Sarah Ann Garner
Asahel’s parents – ^^^^^Horton Burris was married to Mahala Davis
Horton’s parents – ^^^^^^Daniel H Burris was married to Mary Horton
Daniel’s parents – ^^^^^^^John Burris was married to Ester Terry
(^) stands for
parents and John.