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Posted: 1373175136000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Gregg, Wood, Burrus(s)
I believe I am also related to your Hiram Gregg Wood, b. 9 Aug 1854 in Indiana & d. 9 Mar 1887 in California. He was the son of Rebecca Gregg, b. 11 Oct 1834 in Indiana, and Clement Wood. They were married 10 Jan 1852 in Carroll County, Indiana, & had at least five children: 1) Hiram Gregg Wood; 2) George W. Wood, b 9 Oct 1857, Indiana, d. 29 Mar 1949 in Texas; 3)Nancy J. Wood b 27 Aug 1859 in Indiana & d 7 Feb 1958 in Texas; 4)Kline W Wood b abt 1862 in Indiana; 5)Elmyra Clement Wood, b 1Apr1864 in Indiana & d 9 Dec 1923.
Hiram Gregg Wood married Martha Eugenia Parks on 11 Jul 1878. She was born 23 Jun 1857 in Warren County, Mississipi & died 11 Jul 1938 in Texas.
After Clement Wood died, Rebecca Gregg Wood married William Overton Burrus (14Mar1822 in Overton, TN & died 25 Aug 1877 in Gainesville, Cooke, Texas.) He was the son of Issac Burrus(s) & Nancy Martin.
William & Rebecca had four daughters: 1)Rebecca Eveline Burruss (b 20 Jan 1867); 2)Louella Bell Burruss (b 18 Oct 1869; 3)Lydia Adelpha Burruss (b 26 Aug 1872) and my ggrandmother, Lorena Nell Burruss (b 21 June 1875). All of these four sisters were born in Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas.
Rebecca Gregg's parents were Hiram Gregg, b btw 1812-1816 in Ohio & Lydia Robbins, b abt 1816 in Carroll County, Indiana. They were married in Carroll County, Indiana on 26 Dec 1833.
I do have quite a bit more information on this family. Please feel free to contact me at Best regards, Donna White
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