Thomas Burris Embree

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Thomas Burris Embree

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Orange, VA, USA
Death: 1845 (70)
Howard, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Elder Joseph Embree and Mildred Embree
Husband of Elizabeth "Betsy" Embree
Father of Dorothy Day; Lewis Perry Embree and Elizabeth M. Brockman (Embree)
Brother of William Simpson Embree; Nancy Martin; Jacob Embree; Elizabeth Brockman; John Embree and 2 others

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About Thomas Burris Embree

1775 in Orange Co., Va. 1 2 Death: 1845 in Middle Grove, Monroe Co., Mo. 1 3 Lt. in the 17th Reg. from Clark Co., Kentucky Militia (Corn

Stalk Militia). Served under the command of Gen. Andrew Jackson

in the War of 1812. Probably at the battles of Horseshoe Bend

and New Orleans.

It is believed he migrated to Missouri by wagon train in 1820

with eleven sons and three daughters. They settled in Howard
Co., near Fayette. The children scattered to the Burton, Clark
and Madison areas, and into Pettis Co. One son went to the
Oregon Territory in 1854, becoming popular and active in the

territorial governmentand eventually a state senator. 2 4 5

Cornstalk Militia of Kentucky

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Thomas Burris Embree's Timeline

Orange, VA, USA
January 6, 1793
Age 18
Clark County, Kentucky, United States
February 28, 1813
Age 38
Clark, KY, United States
Age 43
Age 70
Howard, United States