Tag: Ida Mae Burris Adams

Children of John C. and Ester T. Burris

Our 6th paternal great grandparents, John C. Burris, Sr. and Ester Terry were married around 1755 in North Carolina. They had 9 children, including our 5th great grandfather, Daniel Burris. They were: 1- Rebecca Burris Sumner *  – Birth on June 1, 1760 in Westfield, Surry-Stokes, North Carolina and death on June 9, 1829 in Paint Township, Highland,…

John C. Burris, Sr. – On This Date in 1739

On this date the 24th of April in 1739, John C. Burris, Sr. was born in North Carolina to parents John Burris and Ester Fadden. John Burris married Ester Terry in were the parents of our 5th paternal great grandfather, Daniel Burris and 8 other children. Interesting Tidbits:* At various times John and Esther were members of New…

Rosa Pearl Raabe – On This Date in 1900

On this date the 16th of April in 1900, our paternal great-grandmother Rosa Pearl Raabe was born to parents Chris Raabe and Ida Mae Carlile in Creek Nation, Indian Territory, United States.**** Rosa* was Chris and Ida’s second born child. Her siblings were Stella Raabe Wilson*, Celia Raabe Blackstone*, and John Raabe*. Her marriage license…

Children of Chris and Ida Raabe

Our paternal great-great-grandparents Chris Raabe and Ida Mae Carlile were married around 1899 in Muscogee Creek Nation, Indian Territory, United States. They had 4 children, including our great-great-grandmother Rosa Pearl. They were: 1- Stella Raabe Wilson* – Birth on October 20, 1899 in Muscogee Creek Nation, Indian Territory, United States and death on June 29, 1986 in…

Ester Fadden Burris – On This Date in 1718

On this date the 6th of April in 1718, Ester Fadden was born in Glouster County, Virginia to parents Jonathan Fadden and Rosetta Burch. Ester married John Burris around 1737 and had 4 children including our 6th paternal great grandfather John C. Burris, Sr. ** John and Ester moved from Virginia in 1771 to Guilford County, North Carolina where…

Ester Terry Burris – On This Date in 1830

On this date the 6th of April 1830, our 6th paternal great grandmother Ester Burris passed away in Highland County, Ohio. She had a non-cemetery burial on family land.* John C. Burris, Sr. and Ester Terry were married and the parents of our 5th paternal great grandfather, Daniel Burris and 8 other children.   *Source: Find A Grave Here is how we…

John Burris

John Burris was born in Gloucester County, Virginia between 1709 and 1714. His parents are unknown and still being researched. John married Ester Fadden around 1737.* They had 4 children including our 6th paternal great grandfather John C. Burris, Sr.** John and Ester moved from Virginia in 1771 to Guilford County, North Carolina where they joined the…

Sharron Kay – Happy Birthday!

On this day the 2nd of March, our Dad’s oldest sister, Sharron Kay was born to Floyd Brazier Adams and Ida Mae Burris. Fun Tidbits: Our Aunt Sharron, resides in sunny Florida. She is the oldest of our paternal grandparent’s 7 children. Sharron has two children Teresa and Chris. Happy Birthday Aunt Sharron!

Brenda Mae – Happy Birthday!

On this day the 18th of January our Dad’s sister Brenda Mae was born to Floyd Brazier Adams and Ida Mae Burris. Fun Tidbits: My fondest memories of Brenda (AKA Aunt Mushy) when I was younger, was watching her brush her long beautiful blond hair, wearing her tight fitting jeans, drinking a coke while getting…