Posted By:Berna David Hunter
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Subject:THEOPHILUS HARRELL & MORRIS KY>NC>MO.
Post Date:June 24, 2000 at 12:40:37
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HOPELESSLY LOST FAMILY ORIGIN PLEASE HELP! KY>NC>MO.

Surnames: Harrell, Harroll, Morris, Mitchell, and Nichols.

Locations: Christian County, Kentucky, Trigg County, Kentucky; Bertie County, North Carolina,
Hertford County, North Carolina, Marshfield, Webster County, Missouri, Wright County,
Missouri.

I am searching for information on Theophilus HARRELL/HARROLL and his common-law wife
Winnefred MORRIS, their children and families. I would like to gather more information on the
HARRELL/HARROLL side of this family to support the information I already have. It is my
hope that by placing this message on these boards, someone out there with a small scrap of
information will see this message and contact me. The best way I can envision to start this
despaired search for information is to tell you what I know and go from there. I would greatly
appreciate any and all assistance. The following, is the data that I have collected on this family:

Generation No. 1

1. THEOPHILUS1 HARRELL He married WINNEFRED MORRIS July 30, 1814 in Christian
County, Kentucky, daughter of ABRAHAM MORRISS and ELIZABETH MITCHELL. She
was born 1796 in Bertie County, North Carolina, and died Bet. 1814 - 1815 in Christian County,
Kentucky.

Notes for THEOPHILUS HARRELL:
Source Note: Connie Daniels Sartin of Fordland, Missouri. The surname Harrell Could be spelled
Harroll.
More About THEOPHILUS HARRELL and WINNEFRED MORRIS:
Marriage: July 30, 1814, Christian County, Kentucky
       
Child of THEOPHILUS HARRELL and WINNEFRED MORRIS is:

i ELIZABETH "BETSY"2 MORRIS, b. October 22, 1812, North Carolina; d. November 10,
1855, Marshfield, Webster County, Missouri; m. LAZARUS NICHOLS, May 13, 1828, Trigg
County, Kentucky; b. July 06, 1809, Hertford County, North Carolina; d. March 31, 1878, Wright
County, Missouri.

More About ELIZABETH "BETSY" MORRIS:
Fact 1: Brplace Burford Cemetery, Marshfield, Missouri.
Fact 2: After the death of her mother she was placed in the care of her grandmother.
Fact 3: William Early was appointed as Betsy's guardian.
Fact 13: Elizabeth was the “chance child” of Winnefred Morris.

Notes for LAZARUS NICHOLS:
From the book "History And Families Of Wright County"
Fact 1: Brplace Marshfield Cemetery, Marshfield, Missouri.
More About LAZARUS NICHOLS and ELIZABETH MORRIS:
Marriage: May 13, 1828, Trigg County, Kentucky

Does any of this ring any bells? It is my hope that this information will assist you in your
research, and by assisting you, you will assist me, whereas if you can add to this information, or
see something that I can’t you will let me know. I have been looking for a long time now, and it is
my hope that we can assist each other. If you think you have any information please do not
hesitate to contact me directly at: applegla@netins.net. Thank You Very Much for Your Time!
Sincerely,

Berna David Hunter
applegla@netins.net
Gravette, AR.