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Mary Harris (b. Abt. 1738, d. Aft. 1811)Mary Harris (daughter of Jesse Harris) was born Abt. 1738 in Goochland County, Virginia?, and died Aft. 1811 in ?.She married Augustine Davenport on date unknown in St. Martin's Parish, Louisa County, Virginia576, son of William Davenport and Anne Arnold.
Notes for Mary Harris:
From John Scott Davenport-Circumstancial evidence suggests that Mary was a daughter or sister of Jesse Harris, Sr. who settled on Lick Creek in Rowan (now Davidson) Co. NC before 1772.The Harrises were believed to have come from Halifax Co.VA.After Augustine's death, Mary Davenport was deeded 200 acres on the present Davidson-Randolph Co. line by Jesse Harris, Jr. which she held until 1811 when she deeded it back to him.Where she went after that is unknown.
More About Mary Harris and Augustine Davenport:
Marriage: Unknown, St. Martin's Parish, Louisa County, Virginia.576
Children of Mary Harris and Augustine Davenport are:
- +Jesse Davenport, b. November 01, 1775, Lick Creek Waters, Rowan County, North Carolina577, d. June 28, 1826, Wayne County, Indiana578.