Posted By:Linda Erland
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Subject:Re: FOLMAR & GRAHAM FAMILIES-YANTIS
Post Date:April 22, 2001 at 19:18:13
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/wood/messages/198.html
Forum:Wood County, TX Genealogy Forum
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Here's the list of the (12) children of Benjamin Floyd Harry and Susan Williams:

John Thomas - married Elizabeth J. Price
Elizabeth Ann married Jacob Ziegler, a Baptist minister
Margaret L. married John R. Price
Mary Ann
Nancy Susan
Martha Eliza Euphamy
Charles J., died while serving in the Confederate Army
Catherine Rebecca married Frank M. Maxey
Benjamin F. married Paralee Victoria Amason
David Williams married Sarah Jane Caldwell
Wilmoth Jane married James M. Caldwell

John Thomas Harry died from injuries received in the Civil War. His wife, Elizabeth Price Harry, later married William S. Grice.

Benjamin Floyd and Susan Williams Harry donated the land for Ebenezer Cemetery and they and most of their children wre buried there. All of the descendants grew up in Wood County, and most of them have lived their entire lives in Wood County. The ones surviving in 1974 were: Lillie Shaw, Quitman; Willie Linn, Nolan, Texas;
Doctor Ben A. Harry, Quitman, Texas; Lee Harry, Amarillo; and Esther Shelton, Gilmer, Texas.

The source of the information was Imogene McCreight Fitzgerald, great granddaughter of Benjamin F. and Susan Harry.

There is about a half page more on David Williams Harry and his descendants