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1. Harry Alexander Davis, The Norris Family of Maryland & Virginia; Genealogy of Thomas Norris 1361 - 1930 (4 vol. 1941 Washington D.C. Transcript), pg. 101, Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service, 101 Independence Avenue SE, Washington, District of Columbia, 20540-4570, CS71.N858; Microfilm 88/5447 MicRR 99ft. "The Norris Family" is an amazing work in Genealogy, 1500 pages in four volumes. Only three copies were produced, and one is located in the Rare Books Section of the Library of Congress. Another is to be in the Kansas DAR Library at dodge city, Ks.

"Her name as Phillis Anna Barton, Church record records her name as "Philiszana". On 2 Aug. 1758 Joseph Norris, Carpenter, & Phillis, his wife, deeded to Jacob Bond 40 acres of land called "Bond's Gift". He was devised by his father a part of a tract called 'The End', all that part that lies north of the high bridge Branch. Joseph deeded part of this tract to his brother, Edward, on 1 Aug. 178-, & his brother, Thomas, appears in possession of the other part tho there is no deed showing the conveyance. They moved to Georgia abt 1784/5 where both d. early 1800's, probably in Wilkes or Elbert cou.. Children: Phillis, Anna, William, Joseph Needham, Phillis & Eleanor." had birth place as Baltimore co., Md.

2. Bettie Stirling Carothers, 9000 Men who Signed The Oath of Allegiance and Fidelity to Maryland During the Revolution, Vol. 1 pg. 35.

3. Norris Nexus, Lynn Wood "After his death she married 2) Daniel Treadway (Paf RIN #284). He had Joseph Jr. b. 1761 d. 1849 m. Elizabeth Bradford (b. 1758 d. 1856 and they had Joseph II b. 178 d. 1853 m. 1812 Susannah Crosby (b. 1794 d. 1864) and they had Eliza b. 1822 d. 1912 m. 1841 Lazarus Bush (b. 1818 d. 1904 and said to have desc. in Tx."

4. Gertrude Cleghorn Josserand (Mrs. Guy D.), Kentucky Descendants of Thomas Norris of Maryland 1630 - 1953 and Allied Families ((1916) Edwards Brothers Inc. Ann Arbor, Mich.), pg. 4, New England Historic Genealogical Society, CS/71/N858/1953.

: Her name is spelled Phillis Ann & she married 2nd. Daniel Treadway."

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Joseph Norris's Timeline

December 15, 1725
St. Johns Parish, Harford, Maryland
January 1753
Age 27
Baltimore, MD, USA
Age 27
February 2, 1753 Maryland
Age 27
Baltimore, MD, USA
February 1758
Age 32
Harford, Maryland
February 1761
Age 35
Harford, Maryland
August 1767
Age 41
Baltimore, MD, USA
Age 74
Harris County, Georgia, United States
February 18, 1963
Age 75