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Harrison County, IA has very good websites. I have listed 2 URLS below.
I frequent these as my family was there from 1855 to 1877, when the
first of them headed for Oregon. My father was born in January 1877 and
by May 1877, his parents & the grandmother were on their way to Oregon.
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iaharris/ IAGenWeb Project
The Harrison County Genealogy Society has a lot of books/booklets.
There are historys of Harrison County.
Violet Moore Guy
Scott J. Farris wrote:
> Hello everyone, I'm new to the list.
> Does anyone have information on Farris/Ferris families from Harrison Co,
> Iowa? In particular, I believe my family lived in Modale, Mondamin, and
> Little Sioux. Here is what I have so far. I'm looking for John Delbert's
> father and mother...
> John Delbert Farris 1868-1931 (buried Little Sioux, IA)
> husband to Harriet Isabel Davis (Belle Davis) 1873-1953
> brother to:
> Simon Farris
> Gideon (or Gidean) Farris
> Melinda (or Molinda) Farris Johnson
> father to:
> Charles Farris 1915-1993 (my grandfather)
> William Edward Ferris <- note the name change
> Bertha Farris Dennison
> Eva Farris Mulcrone
> Any information is greatly appreciated.
> Scott Farris
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> Visit the Harrison County IAGenWeb page at: http://www.rootsweb.com/~iaharris/
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Try this multi-search engine! It came from another list.
My GREENE was Benajah Samuel Greene, who was listed as B.S. GREENE in
the 1891 "Harrison County Iowa History". I am still searching for his
other children as well as information about his and his wife, Harriet
Kinney (Kinne) burial.
Violet Moore Guy
Violet MOOre Guy
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Subject: [GREEN-L] MultiGen searches multiple genealogical databases from one site
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:Shirley, thank you......
Hi to all GREEN rooters
It searches multiple genealogical databases from one site. Simply
fill in an ancestor's name, click on which of the seven databases you wish
search and then MultiGen does the search for you. To search the additional
databases simply click BACK in your Web browser and then click on the next
database in the list. Databases included are: Ancestry.com, Family Tree
Maker, Gendex, Genealogy.com, JewishGenFamilyFinder, Kindred Korrections,
and LDS Family Search.
I think this one's awesome....
> From: Bantie1(a)aol.com
> To: GREEN-L(a)rootsweb.com
> Subject: [GREEN-L] New Search Site
> Date: Thursday, July 29, 1999 6:34 PM
> A really GREAT surname search site!! New to ME.......Shirley W.
Hello everyone, I'm new to the list.
Does anyone have information on Farris/Ferris families from Harrison Co,
Iowa? In particular, I believe my family lived in Modale, Mondamin, and
Little Sioux. Here is what I have so far. I'm looking for John Delbert's
father and mother...
John Delbert Farris 1868-1931 (buried Little Sioux, IA)
husband to Harriet Isabel Davis (Belle Davis) 1873-1953
Gideon (or Gidean) Farris
Melinda (or Molinda) Farris Johnson
Charles Farris 1915-1993 (my grandfather)
William Edward Ferris <- note the name change
Bertha Farris Dennison
Eva Farris Mulcrone
Any information is greatly appreciated.
Welcome! This is the former Rootsweb list, IAHARRIS. We'll be discussing the history and genealogy of Harrison County, Iowa including the surrounding region of southwestern Iowa and the surrounding counties in Nebraska.