Susan Pyron

2 July 1809–11 August 1885 (Age 76)
Jackson, Georgia, United States

The Life of Susan

When Susan Pyron was born on 2 July 1809, in Jackson, Georgia, United States, her father, James Pyron, was 33 and her mother, Lucy Johnson, was 27. She married Benjamin Egerton Harris in November 1829, in Greene, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Pike, Georgia, United States in 1850. She died on 11 August 1885, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Georgia, Lamar, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Egerton Harris
1803–1859
Susan Pyron
1809–1885
Marriage: November 1829
James Pyron Harris
1830–
Thomas Johnson Harris
1832–1862
Catherine Harris
1833–1917
Lucy O. E. Harris
1836–
Charles Wilmont Harris
1837–1878
Benjamin Josiah Harris
1839–1862
Martha Louise Harris
1841–1884
Susan Frances Harris
1843–1929
Henry Clay Harris
1845–1921
William Taylor Harris
1847–1900
Sarah Caroline Harris
1849–1922

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
November 1829
Greene, Georgia, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Pyron

    Male1776–1820Male

    Lucy Johnson

    Female1782–1822Female

siblings

(7)

    Stephen Pyron

    Male1799–1815Male

    Female1801–1878Female

    Nancy Pyron

    Female1806–Female

    Charles Alan Pyron

    Male1808–1860Male

    Female1809–1885Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1822

Age 13

Historical Boundaries: 1822: Pike, Georgia, United States
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 21

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

German:1. perhaps an altered spelling of French Biron or Pierron . 2. variant of Pyro , of uncertain origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susan Harris in household of Benjamin E Harris, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Harris in entry for Sarah Caroline Cauthen, "Georgia Deaths, 1914-1927"
  • Suson Harden in entry for H. C. Harris, "Georgia Deaths, 1914-1927"

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