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William Givens
(1746-1793)
Nancy Agnes Bratton
(1747-1827)
John (not related - DNA) Berry
(1764-1816)
Janet Givens
(1770-1811)
William (not related - DNA) Berry
(1800-)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Nancy Given

William (not related - DNA) Berry 1

  • Born: 1800, , Bath, Virginia, USA 2
  • Marriage: Nancy Given on 16 Jul 1829 in , Nicholas , Virginia, USA 1
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:



Census, 1840, , Lee, Iowa, USA. 3
Twp 69 North, Range 5 West, page 187
line 6 - James N. Hamilton, 0,2,1,2,0,0,1.....//1,1,1,0,1,0,1....
line 7 - William Berry, 0,3,0,0,0,0,1.....// 2,0,0,0,0,1...
line 8 - George Berry, 0,1,0,0,1,1.....// 2,0,0,0,1....
line 18 - George G Hamilton, 1,0,0,0,0,1....// 0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1...

0 to 5, 5 to 10, 10 to 15, 15 to 20, 20 to 30, 30 to 40, 40 to 50, 50 to 60, 60 to 70, 70 to 80, 80 to 90, 90 to 100, over 100
James 40-50 (1790-1800), wife age 40-50 (1790-1800)
Wm age 40-50 (1790-1800), wife age 30-40 (1800-1810)
Geogre Berry age 30-40 (1800-1810) wife age 20-30 (1810-1820)
George Hamileon age 30-40 (1800-1810) wife age 20-30 (1810-1820), other female age 60-70 (1770-1780)

Biography: Anti-abolishionist activities, Abt 1845, Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee, Iowa, USA. 4 George and William Berry of Lee Co, IA., captured and returned runaway slaves to their owners for a reward. This conflicted with the prevailing view of slavery by their Quaker neighbors.



Census, 1850, , Lee, Iowa, USA. 2
http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=View&r=an&dbid=8054&iid=IAM432_186-0145&fn=George&ln=Berry&st=r&ssrc=&pid=2598386
1850 United States Federal Census
about George Berry [William Berry also on this page]
Name: George Berry
Age: 45
Estimated birth year: abt 1805
Birth Place: Virginia
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Division 28, Lee, Iowa

Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Division 28, Lee, Iowa; Roll: M432_186; Page: 351; Image: 145.

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls.
Description:
This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1850 United States Federal Census, the Seventh Census of the United States. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, age as of the census day, sex, color; birthplace, occupation of males over age fifteen, and more. No relationships were shown between members of a household. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1850 Federal Census.



Census: Iowa State census, 1856, Pleasant Ridge, Lee, Iowa, USA. 5
Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
about Nancy Shavitz
Name: Nancy Shavitz
[Nancy Sharritz]
[Nancy Sharret] [also her brother William Berry]
Census Date: 1856
Residence County: Lee
Residence State: Iowa
Locality: Pleasant Ridge
Birth Location: Virginia
Family Number: 129
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1789
Line: 9
Roll: IA_58
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
John Shavitz 63
Nancy Shavitz 67
Louisa R Shavitz 15
Robert T Jones 11
John Jones 7

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
Description:
This database contains Iowa state censuses for the following years: 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, and 1925. It also includes some head of household censuses and other special censuses from 1836-1897. Information available for an individual will vary according to the census year and the information requested on the census form. Some of the information contained in this database though includes: name, age, gender, race, birthplace, marital status, and place of enumeration.


http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&rank=0&gsfn=nancy&gsln=sharrett&sx=y&rg_81004011__date=&rs_81004011__d ate=0&f17=&f19=&f25=&f15__n=&f50=&f52=&f53=&f47=&f38=&f39=&rg_81008011__date=&rs_81008011__date=0&f43=&f28=&f2 9=&rg_8100C011__date=&rs_8100C011__date=0&f33=&fa14=&fa13=&rg_fa60__date=&rs_fa60__date=0&gskw=&prox=1&db=ia statecen&ti=0&ti.si=0&gss=angs-d&fh=17&recid=7876316&recoff=25+26



Census, 1860, Pleasant Ridge Twp, Lee, Iowa, USA. 6
Household Members: Name Age
William Berry 60
Nancy Berry 49
John Berry 28
Samuel Berry 27
Jane Berry 21
Margaret R Berry 18
Nancy Ann Berry 15
Rachel A Berry 12
Mary Berry 10



Census, 1870, Pleasant Ridge Twp, Lee, Iowa, USA. 7
George and William on this page


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William married Nancy Given, daughter of James Given and Elizabeth Graham, on 16 Jul 1829 in , Nicholas , Virginia, USA.1 (Nancy Given was born on 22 Feb 1811 in , Bath, Virginia, USA 1 and was buried on 10 Dec 1886 in , Guthrie , Iowa, USA 1.)


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Sources


1 Geralyn W. Barry, e-mail 08182007. Surety: 3.

2 United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Seventh Census of the United States, 1850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls.), Division 28, Lee, Iowa; Roll: M432_186; Page: 351-352. Repository: NARA - National Archives and Records Administration, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20408-0001. Surety: 4.

3 United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Sixth Census of the United States, 1840 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1840. M704, 580 rolls.), Twp 69 North, Range 5 West, page 187; Iowa Territory; Roll: 102; Page: 187. Repository: NARA - National Archives and Records Administration, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20408-0001. Surety: 4.

4 Geralyn W. Barry, e-mail of 4 Sep 2007; Geralyn Barry re George and William Berry Antiabolishinist Activity in Lee Co IA. Surety: 3.

5 Iowa, Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from
1836-1897
(Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from
1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa), Date: 1856, Lee County, IA, Pleasant Ridge, Family Number: 129, Line: 9, Roll: IA_58. Repository: Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com. Surety: 4.

6 US Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860 (The official enumeration day of the 1860 census was 1 June 1860
M653, 1,438 rolls), Pleasant Ridge, Lee, Iowa; Roll: M653_330; Page: 0; Image: 249. Repository: NARA - National Archives and Records Administration, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20408-0001. Surety: 4.

7 United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. (National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.), Pleasant Ridge, Lee, Iowa; Roll: M593_404; Page: 418. Repository: Not Given. Surety: 4.


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