DNA possibly related Berry
FNU LNU
Thomas (see notes) Berry, Jr.
(1727-)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Catherine LNU

Thomas (see notes) Berry, Jr. 2 3

  • Born: 5 Sep 1727, , Middlesex, Virginia, USA 3
  • Marriage: Catherine LNU about 1750 1
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bullet  General Notes:

[Warning:
This is general background information about a POTENTIAL ancestor--proving the link has not been done, and may not be possible. The association is based solely on the frequent use of the name Garrett in our appearant family line.]
Duplicate entry - see Thomas Berry Sr. of Hancock Creek, Clark Co., KY. 4

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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Marriage Document: none found, 1748, , Middlesex, Virginia, USA. 5 "Thomas Berry II, son of Thomas I and Anne, was born 5 September 1727 in Middlesex County, Virginia. No marriage record has been found for Thomas Berry II, and his wife Catherine's maiden name is unknown.

The birth of only one child to Thomas II and Catherine has been found in the records of Middlesex County, in the parish register of Christ Church, listed only as "a child," with no name or year. Based on other surrounding entries, the date of birth was probably 1749-1751."
summary p 72

• Birth, 1750, , Middlesex, Virginia, USA. 6 "c.1749/51. Middlesex Co., VA. 22 Oct. "A child" of Thomas Berry and Catherine his wife born. (no name of child or year listed)"

The Parish Register of Christ Church, Middlesex County, Virginia From 1653 to 1812, p. 287. The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Virginia. Richmond; William Ellis Jones; 1897 (Southern Historical Press, Inc.; 1988)

"Thomas Berry II, son of Thomas I and Anne, was born 5 September 1727 in Middlesex County, Virginia. No marriage record has been found for Thomas Berry II, and his wife Catherine's maiden name is unknown.

The birth of only one child to Thomas II and Catherine has been found in the records of Middlesex County, in the parish register of Christ Church, listed only as "a child," with no name or year. Based on other surrounding entries, the date of birth was probably 1749-1751."
summary p 72



• Court: legal notice, 24 Nov 1800, , Madison, Kentucky, USA. The Kentucky Gazette, Monday, November 24, 1800
Thomas Berry, of Muddy Creek, Madison County, advertising two found horses.

[The only Thomas Berry in the 1800 tax list for Madison County was Thomas Sr. Thomas Jr would have been identified as the elder Thomas Berry (Sr) by a tax collector.]



• Biography: James Berry and Sarah Grubbs, 1907, , Madison, Kentucky, USA. 2 ****** page 717
As furnished by Miss Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Berry, (daughter of James H. Berry, and Emily S. Fox. his wife) of Speedwell Madison County, Kentucky. William Grubbs and wife. Susan Hearne, came to Kentucky from Albemarle County. Virginia, about the year 1775, and made claim to land. He died in a few days after he came to Kentucky, and was buried at Bryan's Station. After his death his wife and ten children came to Madison County.

"Sarah Grubbs, daughter of William and Susan Hearne Grubbs, married James Berry.
Her mother's maiden name was Hearne.
Her only brother was:'
Higgason Grubbs, who married Lucy Harris, of Albemarle County, Virginia.
Her sisters:
1. Elizabeth Grubbs, who married Christopher Harris, a preacher.
2. Nancy Grubbs, who married Robert Harris, brother of the above Christopher Harris.
3. Mollie Grubbs, married Robert Moore.
4. Susan Grubbs, married John Moore.
5. Annie Grubbs, married Squire Boone, Baptist preacher.
(Court records show "Nancy Grubbs" married William Boone, August 16. 1789.)
6. Lucy Grubbs, married Thomas Gooch.
7. Hennie Grubbs, married Andrew Ray (Rea).
8. Fannie Grubbs, married Joshua Barton.
Daughters of Sarah Grubbs Berry (and husband, James Berry):
1. Annie Berry, married Thomas Turner.
2. Nancy Berry, married Edwin Berry.
3 Susan Berry, married Samuel Parrish.
4. Elizabeth Berry, married Christopher Harris.
(See Part 3, Chapter 28.)
Her sons:
5. William Berry, died single.
6. James H. Berry, married Emily S. Fox.
(Children of James H. Berry and Emily S. Fox his wife:)
1. Mary Elizabeth Berry, single.
2. James Thomas Berry, married Elizabeth daughter of Isaac Hill.
Mr. Berry is now Deputy Assessor of Madison County, Ky., which position he has filled at intervals for the last forty years or more, and is now a canidate for the office of assessor.
3. Susan Berry, died a number of years ago.
4. Nannie Berry, married James M. Hendren, late Justice of the peace of the County, now a merchant att Speedwell.
"5. Lucy Berry. married William H. West, merchant and farmer of Speedwell, Madison County, Ky." [this line inserted as an update from the errata]
6. George Berry, died several years ago.

James Berry, (the pioneer) was a son of Thomas Berry, and his wife (I think a Bocock, don't know for sure.) James Berry, had two brothers, Garret, and Thomas. Don't know who either married. Also two sisters:
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Bettie Berry, married -- Frazier.
Pattie Berry, died single.
Children of Higgason Grubbs and Lucy Harris:
1. William Grubbs, married __________
2. John Grubbs, married Miss Lucy Gooch.
(He married four or five times.)
3. Thomas Grubbs, married Katie Howard.
4. James Grubbs, married Nancy Oldham.
(See Part VI, Chapter 33 .)
5. Jesse Grubbs, married Nancy Oldham.
(See Part VI, Chapter 36)
6. Lucy Grubbs, married ------ Barnes.
(Parents of the late Colonel Sidney M. Barnes, of the Federal Army in the -Civil war, who resided at \\\\tab Irvine. Ky.. and Thomas H. Barnes, formerly Clerk of the Madison County Court, one of the very best of \\\\tab scribes, well remembered by many of the old residents of -the County.)
These are all I know. there may have been more.

The aforesaid J. Thomas Berry. past 76 years of age, very active, and now Deputy Assessor, says his grandparents. James and Sarah Berry, were in the fort on Shallow Ford Creek, and William Berry, their oldest child, was born in said fort some time in 1783. Said fort was established on the farm now owned by Jacob S. White. His father. James H. Berry, was born December 6, 1S02. and died July 2. 1579. Nineteen years between his birth and that of his oldest brother. William, who died on Shallow Ford within a mile and a half of the place of his birth, in the fall of 1857. His grand¬father, James Berry was wounded in the thigh in the battle of Little Mountain 'with Wyandotte Indians, in which his captain. James Estill, was killed, and Mr. Berry was carried off the battle¬field on the back of the slave negro Monk. William Watts Moore, who died a few months ago. Pass 94 years of age, was a son of Reuben Moore and Nancy Watts, his wife, and a grandson of one of the Moores who married Miss Grubbs above stated, sister to Sarah Berry. Joseph Warren 'Moore, who married Margaret Frances Harris (See Part III. Chap. 3) was a brother to Wm. W. Moore


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Thomas married Catherine LNU about 1750.5 (Catherine LNU was born about 1732 4 7.)


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Sources


1 Ramona J. Sadlon, BERRY IN VIRGINIA – KENTUCKY - MISSOURI RESEARCH & ANALYSIS (e-mail: April 2003
local file = D: page 72. Surety: 4.
See the attached word document

2 W. H. Miller, History and Genealogies (Call No. CS71.M65 1907
http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/BookList.aspx?dbid=11013), page 717. Repository: Not Given. Surety: 3.

3 National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of Virginia, The Parish register of Christ Church, Middlesex County, Va., from 1653 to 1812 (Reprint. Reprint published: Baltimore [Maryland] : Genealogical Publishing Company, 1964, 1975. Original published: Richmond [Virginia] : The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Virginia, 1897.
Includes index.
Contains births and christenings, marriages, burials.), page 122 - Thomas Son of Thomas & Anne Berry born Septem' y" 5. baptized October y' 8. 1727. Surety: 3.

4 Compiler, This data was imported from my previous database in FTW, Surety: 3.

5 Ramona J. Sadlon, BERRY IN VIRGINIA – KENTUCKY - MISSOURI RESEARCH & ANALYSIS (e-mail: April 2003
local file = D: page 72. Surety: 4.

6 Ramona J. Sadlon, BERRY IN VIRGINIA – KENTUCKY - MISSOURI RESEARCH & ANALYSIS (e-mail: April 2003
local file = D: page 11. Surety: 4.

7 Diana McGinness, Diana McGinnes FTW database, Repository: Not Given. Surety: 3.


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