Posted By:Bobbi Harrison
Subject:George H. Damron/Jane Syron- m-1829 VA to IL
Post Date:January 02, 2002 at 20:49:29
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George H. Damron b-1794 Richmond Co. VA d-July 16, 1859 Basco, Hancock Co. IL - married on Sept. 1829 Highland Co. to Jane Syron who was b-1803 Highland Co. VA & d-Sept. 20, 1859 Basco, Hancock Co. IL. They had 12 children, who were all born in Virginia. Jerusha B. & Washington Webster are not shown in the 1850 census for this family.

Jerusha B. Damron b-Aft. 1850 m-Christopher Columbus Cook April 7, 1869 Hancock Co. IL

Washington Webster Damron b-Aft. 1850 m-unknown - 3 sons, Harry, John, Clarence F.

Elizabeth Damron b- March 12,1831 d-January 1890 Cantril, Van Buren Co. IA m-Samuel Ellis Vincent - 12 children: Elnora, Jane E. Codelia H., Amanda, Emma, Mary, William H.,Lucy, Ida, Zepha, James, John E.

William P. Damron b- March 7, 1833 d-June 20, 1912 Basco, Hancock Co. IL m-1st Catherine E. Seger Dec. 13, 1866 Hancock Co. IL (son: William H.) 2nd Caroline M. (Seger) Doty Nov. 20, 1881 Hancock Co. IL 3rd Mary ? Oct. 18, 1893 Hancock Co. IL (may have had another wife between #2 & his widow Mary)

Zuriah Damron b- Dec. 8, 1836 d-Feb. 26, 1870 Hancock Co. IL buried in Browning Cemetery m-David Browning Nov. 22, 1868 Hancock Co. IL -she died 3 days after the birth of son, George Franklin Browning who was then adopted by M.S. Carey. George was AKA Frank Carey.

Amanda Rufina Damron b- May 8, 1837 d-Aug. 6, 1902 m-Thomas Moore April 5, 1860 Hancock Co. IL

Hannah J. Damron b- 1838 d-Aug. 7, 1859 Hancock Co. IL(died
same year as parents - all 3 from typhoid fever)

Hester Ann Damron b- July 27, 1839 d-Feb. 25, 1913 Lebanon, Van Buren Co. IA buried in Lebanon Cemetery (my husband's great-grandmother) m-Edward Paxton Harrison Feb. 18, 1864 Hancock Co. IL - 6 children: Earnest, Joseph Damron, James Edward, Eugene Cook (my husband's grandfather), Emma Jane, & Birdie A.

George Henry Damron b- Jan. 6, 1842 d-1933 Basco, Hancock Co. IL m-Anna Mitchler April 13, 1851 Hancock Co. IL - 3 children: Elizabeth L., Florence May & Jesse Carl.

Joseph S. Damron b- 1844 m-Martha A. Caldwell Feb. 22, 1872 Hancock Co. IL

Lucy T. Damron b-Jan. 27, 1846 d-Kerrville, TX at home of her grandson Roscoe Tarr. M-George W. Curry

Zephelinda Paulina Damron b- April 15, 1848 d-Dec. 9, 1928 m-George Harrison Jan. 4, 1866 Hancock Co. IL (could this be a brother or cousin to the Edward Paxton Harrison above?? - great-grandfather of my husband)

Looking for additional descendants from any of the above. would like to find the two missing birth dates. Have created a MyFamily site for researchers of this family. Contact me if you are related.

Bobbi Harrison