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Re: Looking for Harris family of Hyde County
Posted by: Pauline Reynolds (ID *****7126) Date: January 11, 2010 at 21:52:30
In Reply to: Looking for Harris family of Hyde County by Robert Waters of 247

Bob....Here is a bit of info on your Harris family.

1860 NC Census for Peleg, wife and children:

http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/census/1860/186081b.htm
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This 1880 NC census is from www.familysearch.org. Since 2 of Pelege/Arabell's younger sons are living with their brother, perhaps both parents are deceased.

       Household:

Name        Relation       Marital Status       Gender       Race       Age       Birthplace       Occupation       Father's Birthplace       Mother's Birthplace

Pelege G. HARRIS         Self         M         Male         W         32         NC         Tends Wind Mill         NC         NC

Cary A. HARRIS         Wife         M         Female         W         27         NC         Keeping House         NC         NC

Anna HARRIS         Dau         S         Female         W         9         NC                 NC         NC

Lucy E. HARRIS         Dau         S         Female         W         6         NC                 NC         NC

Ida HARRIS         Dau         S         Female         W         1         NC                 NC         NC

Steven HARRIS         Brother         S         Male         W         17         NC         Farm Labor         NC         NC

Robert HARRIS         Brother         S         Male         W         15         NC                 NC         NC

Benjaman BONNER         Other         W         Male         W         74         NC                 NC         NC

Source Information:
       Census Place       Fairfield, Hyde, North Carolina
       Family History Library Film        1254968
       NA Film Number        T9-0968
       Page Number        497C
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On the site below, enter as father PELEGE HARRIS. Two of his children's deaths are there. Is the son R. L. Harris your grandfather? The one for Sallie A. Gibbs gives her mother's maiden name:

http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1609799;p=collectionDetails
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Search the site below for HARRIS. There are LOTS of entries:

http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/HYDE.HTM
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Here is a good site for burials:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&
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Good luck with your research....Pauline


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