Hi William, I too, am a descendant of John Colbrook Bury,b. 3-4-1764 ,London ,Eng., D. 3-6-1850 Clearville,Ont. Canada,and Elizabeth Traver,b.1772 Pennslyvania,d.12-21-1858,Clear Creek,Ont.,Canada.Their daughter, Elizabeth b.11-3-1809 m. Alexander Kirby.--Aaron Kirby m.Mary Louise Cornwall 1832-1902.--Emma Kirby b.1857,Canada d.1933,Pt. Austin,MI. m. Brock Carpenter b.8-8-1835 ,Canada d.9-16-1923 Pt.Austin,Mich.---Elizabeth Carpenter b.4-29-1878,Canada,d.4-27-1955,Caseville,Mich.m.Melvin Gardner b.4-22-1874Sanilac Co.,MI,d.6-4-1940, Caseville,MI.----Francis M. Gardner b.12-22-1910 ,Caseville,Mi.,d.6-15-1995,Bad Axe,MI.---Richard L .Gardner (Me)b.3-3-1947,Pigeon,MI.
I have JCB's father as Major William Bury and his birthplace as 52 Cheapside, London,Eng.
I have Elizabeth's father as Phillip Traver of Cherry Valley,NY. He was killed by indians during the revolution.