Keziah Harris

Keziah Harris
b: 1774
d:
Biography
<295> Keziah Harris (also referred to as Kizziah, Lizzy) -- Born 1774 (one source suggests 1771). Daughter of Rachel <508> and George <507>. Residing at Bull Run in 1774. Scheduled to go to Libra in 1783, but apparently not sent. Clearing meadows at Leo in 1790, hired to George Newman there in 1791. Named in 1791 deed of emancipation. Scheduled for emancipation in 1792. Emancipated by deed dated January 2, 1792; deed proved in westmoreland County Court, April 24, 1792. Sources: Deed of Emancipation, August 1, 1791, pt. 1, pp. 8, 15, and Pt. 2, pp. 14, 30; Letterbook, 1789-1792, Pp. 75-76, 225-29, 303-4; Letterbook, 1782-1784, pp. 154-55; Bull Run Crop Book 0U W, December 13, 1774, Oatlands, pp. 21-22; Westmoreland County Deeds and Wills, No. 18, 1787-1794, VSA microfilm, p. 239; Keziah's Certificate of Emancipation, January 2, 1792, Ms.Am.2159, Boston Public Library.
Facts
  • 1774 - Birth -
  • Death - Y
Ancestors
   
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George Harris
1728 or1729 -
  
  
  
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) George Harris
Birth1728 or1729
Death
Marriageto Rachel Harris
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Rachel Harris
Birth1735
Death
Marriageto George Harris
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FHannah Harris
Birth1755
Death
Marriageto Hannah Harris
FJemima Harris
Birth1776Virginia
Death
Marriageto Jemima Harris
FKeziah Harris
Birth1774
Death
MAnthony Harris
Birth1769
Death
FJenny Reid
Birth1759Virginia
Death
Marriageto Joseph Reid
MGeorge Harris
Birth1768
Death
FAgnes Harris
Birth1767
Death
Marriageto Agnes Harris
MNathaniel Harris
Birth1768
Death
FPolly Harris
Birth1778
Death