Navigation Bar for book - Descendants of Isaac Harris
Foreword   |   Contents   |   Isaac Beginnings   |   Part I - William   |   Part II - John   |   Part III - Wooten   |   Part IV - Benjamin
Part V - Elizabeth   |   Part VI - Mary   |   Part VII - Reuben   |   Part VIII - Zachariah   |   Part IX - Alexander Rhodes

Navigation Bar for Part IV - Descendants of Benjamin Harris
Ch 1 - William   |   Ch 2 - Silas   |   Ch 2.1 - Zachariah   |   Ch 2.1.2 - William Jasper   |   Ch 2.1.2.1 - William Jasper Jr.  
Ch 3 - Benjamin   |   Ch 6 - Leah   |   Ch 6.1 - Perrin Rutledge   |   Ch 7 - Ruth   |   Ch 9 - Mary Ann  
Ch 12 - Elizabeth "Betsy"   |   Ch 12.2 - William H. Terry   |   Ch 12.2.1 - Jesse B. Terry  

Descendants of Elizabeth "Betsy" Harris

Chapter 12 of Part IV, Descendants of Benjamin Harris

By Garda M. Hodgson


CHILDREN OF ELIZABETH "BETSY" HARRIS AND JESSEE B. TERRY
Child #12 of Benjamin Harris and Rutha Byers

Elizabeth "Betsy" Harris3 (Benj2., Isaac1) was born in Greenville County, South Carolina in 1815; she was age 35 when the White County, Tennessee 1850 Census was taken. She married Jessee B. Terry, son of Joseph Terry. He was born in Tennessee in 1810; he was age 40 at census time in 1850. Dona Terry, wife of George Terry, who descends from this line, has submitted the following data on the descendants of this family. She tells us his family's records indicate Mr. Terry's name was spelled with two "e's" at the end, e.g. "Jessee."

    Children:
    1. + Elijah TERRY   b 1836 (14-1850); m Mary WALSH
    2. + William H. "Bill" TERRY   b 10 Apr 1838; m 1st Mary WHITTENBURG; m 2nd Martha POWELL
    3. Rutha J. TERRY b 1841 (9-1850), White Co., TN
    4. Martha TERRY b 1844 (6-1850), White Co., TN
    5. Joseph S. TERRY b 1845 (5-1850), White Co., TN
    6. Thomas J. TERRY b 1847 (3-1850), White Co., TN
    7. Susan C. TERRY b 1849 (1-1850), White Co., TN
    8. Margaret TERRY b 1851 (9-1860), White Co., TN
    9. + Andrew J. TERRY   b Jun 1854; m Martha Adelle  ? 
    10. Mary C. TERRY b 1856 (4-1860), White Co., TN
    11. Richard TERRY b 1857 (3-1860), White Co., TN


CHILDREN OF ELIJAH TERRY AND MARY WALSH
(Child #1 of Elizabeth Harris and Jessee B. Terry)

Elijah Terry4 (Eliz. Harris 3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born in White County, Tennessee in about 1836; he was age 14 when the White County, Tennessee 1850 was taken. He married Mary Walsh who was born in about 1832 in Tennessee.

    Children:
    1. Mary E. TERRY b abt 1857, TX
    2. Cynthia A. TERRY b abt 1859, TX
    3. James W. TERRY b Feb 1860, TX; m Susie ? , b Dec 1869, TX

      Children:
      1. Nannie L. TERRY b Sep 1895, TX
      2. Jimmie Kate TERRY

    4. Sarah Ann TERRY b 15 Sep 1861, d 5 Jan 1903, Franklin, Robertson Co., TX; m 3 Jun 1883, Franklin, Robertson Co., TX, John Paul JOHNSON, b 2 Jul 1860, TX

      Children:
      1. Rather Lee JOHNSON b 24 Aug 1884, Franklin, Robertson Co., TX
      2. Ora May JOHNSON b 23 Oct 1886, Franklin, Robertson Co., TX
      3. Beulah Elizabeth JOHNSON b 15 Jun 1889, Franklin, Robertson Co., TX
      4. Louie JOHNSON b 6 Oct 1891, Franklin, Robertson Co., TX
      5. James Herman JOHNSON b 13 Apr 1894, Robertson Co., TX


CHILDREN OF ANDREW J. AND MARTHA ADELLE TERRY
(Child #9 of Elizabeth Harris and Jessee B. Terry)

Andrew J. Terry4 (Eliz. Harris 3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born in June 1854 in White County, Tennessee, and died in 1925 in Marion County, Tennessee. He married Martha Adelle whose maiden name is not known. she was born in about 1878 in North Carolina.

    Children:
    1. Lula TERRY b 1879, Marion Co., TN
    2. Lorina TERRY b Oct 1883, Marion Co., TN
    3. Barbara J. TERRY b Dec 1885, Marion Co., TN
    4. Willie J. TERRY b Oct 1888, Marion Co., TN; m Alexander STEELE
    5. Thomas A. TERRY b Dec 1890, Marion Co., TN
    6. Lina A. TERRY b Mar 1892, Marion Co., TN
    7. + Josephine TERRY   b May 1894; m Grover HAGGARD
    8. John TERRY
    9. Albert Claud TERRY b Aug 1898; Marion Co., TN
    10. Elizabeth TERRY


CHILDREN OF JOSEPHINE TERRY AND GROVER HAGGARD
(Child #7 Andrew J. and Marath Adelle Terry)

Josephine Terry4 (Andrew J.4, Eliz. Harris 3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born in May 1894 in Marion County, Tennessee. She married Grover Haggard, in about 1913 in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee. He was born in 1893 in Marion County, Tennessee.

    Children:
    1. Inez HAGGARD b abt 1916, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    2. Bertha HAGGARD b abt 1917, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    3. Eloise HAGGARD b abt 1918, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    4. Barbara HAGGARD b abt 1919, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    5. Aileen HAGGARD b abt 1920, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    6. Albert HAGGARD b abt 1922, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    7. James B. HAGGARD b abt 1924, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    8. James "Jimmie" HAGGARD b abt 1925, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN
    9. Donald R. HAGGARD b abt 1926, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN, d Bryant, AL


Research sources are listed in the Appendix


# # #

Navigation Bar for Part IV - Descendants of Benjamin Harris
Ch 1 - William   |   Ch 2 - Silas   |   Ch 2.1 - Zachariah   |   Ch 2.1.2 - William Jasper   |   Ch 2.1.2.1 - William Jasper Jr.  
Ch 3 - Benjamin   |   Ch 6 - Leah   |   Ch 6.1 - Perrin Rutledge   |   Ch 7 - Ruth   |   Ch 9 - Mary Ann  
Ch 12 - Elizabeth "Betsy"   |   Ch 12.2 - William H. Terry   |   Ch 12.2.1 - Jesse B. Terry  

Navigation Bar for book - Descendants of Isaac Harris
Foreword   |   Contents   |   Isaac Beginnings   |   Part I - William   |   Part II - John   |   Part III - Wooten   |   Part IV - Benjamin
Part V - Elizabeth   |   Part VI - Mary   |   Part VII - Reuben   |   Part VIII - Zachariah   |   Part IX - Alexander Rhodes

To go to another part of the book, click on the navigation bar;
OR use your browser's "Back" button to return to the previous page;
OR surf back to the Isaac Harris Family Page.
© Copyright Garda Hodgson, May 2006,
All Rights Reserved; USED BY PERMISSION

HTML rendering © Copyright Doug Paulson,
May 2006, All Rights Reserved


This page revised May 14, 2006


Comments or corrections should be addressed to the webmaster
e:mail address 4webmaster@isaac-harris-fam.us
[These entries were encoded in July 2007 to discourage hackers. Best way is to just click on the hotlinked words "the webmaster," which will bring up your email software and automatically address the note for you. The address you see is actually a 'gif" image, so you won't be able to cut and paste it into an e-mail; you will have to write it down or type it into your address book for reference.]