Ede Payne Harris

6 September 1775–26 November 1816 (Age 41)
Caswell, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Ede Payne

When Ede Payne Harris was born on 6 September 1775, in Caswell, North Carolina, United States, her father, Tyree Harris, was 47 and her mother, Mary Anne Simpson, was 34. She married Marmaduke Williams on 19 October 1790, in Caswell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 26 November 1816, in Shelbyville, Bedford, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Marmaduke Williams
1768–1834
Ede Payne Harris
1775–1816
Marriage: 19 October 1790
John Williams
1792–1839
Betsy Williamson Williams
1793–1794
Elizabeth Williams
1793–1860
Robert Harris Williams
1796–1880
Christopher Harris Williams
1798–1857
Lydia Harris Williams
1800–1831
Mary Ann Simpson Williams
1803–1804
Mary J Williams
1803–1860
Ede Harris Williams
1807–1826
Charles F Agustus Williams
1809–1849
Flora Aspasia Narcissa Williams
1811–1812
Narcissa Williams Harrison
1811–1879

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 October 1790
Caswell, North Carolina, United States
children

(12)

    John Williams

    Male1792–1839Male

    Betsy Williamson Williams

    Female1793–1794Female

    Elizabeth Williams

    Female1793–1860Female

    Robert Harris Williams

    Male1796–1880Male

    Christopher Harris Williams

    Male1798–1857Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 1

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 12

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh (very common in southern England and South Wales): patronymic from the medieval English personal name Harry , pet form of Henry .2 This name is also well established in Ireland, taken there principally during the Plantation of Ulster. In some cases, particularly in families coming from County Mayo, both Harris and Harrison can be Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó hEarchadha.3 Greek: reduced form of the Greek personal name Kharalambos, composed of the elements khara ‘joy’ + lambein ‘to shine’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Edey Harriss, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Edey Harriss, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Edey Harriss, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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