William TERRY James Mason TERRY Mattie Rose TERRY Marion Miles TERRY Levanda TERRY Annie HOWARD Gus TERRY Captain TERRY Ursula Jane SELF Mini tree diagram

Uriah (Rier) TERRY1,2,3

also known as Rier

12th Oct 18881,2,3 - 19th Dec 19583

Life History

12th Oct 1888

Born in Johnson County, Arkansas.1,2,3

19th Dec 1958

Died in Johnson County, Arkansas.3

after 19th Dec 1958

Buried in Fort Douglas Cemetery, Fort Douglas, Johnson County, Arkansas.3

Other facts

 

Married Annie HOWARD

Notes

  • Uriah is reported under a variations of his name.  His grave has hisname as Rier.  In 1900 the census reported him as Riah, morerecognizably a short form of Uriah.  Rier is simply the localpronunciation of Riah, in the common faashion of adding r to wordsending in a vowel.  This shows up commonly in names like Ader (forAdaLavader (for Lavada), Rether (for Aretha), etc.  The 1910 censushas a more complete name, the Greek variation Urias of the HebrewUriah, known from the Old Testament.

    1900 Federal Census, Johnson County, Arkansas, 15 June, Pilot RockTownship, District 42, page 6A,  Hse #80, Fam #82
    Terry, William Head  W M Mar 1856 44 Married 23 year KY KY KY FarmerOwns
    Terry, Ursula J Wife W F Dec 1854 45 Married 23 year 8 children/6living AR TN MO
    Terry, James M Son W M Dec 1877 22 Single AR KY AR Farm Laborer
    Terry, Marion M Son W M Oct 1880 19 Single AR KY AR Farm Laborer
    Terry, Levanda Dau W M May 1884 14 Single AR KY AR Farm Laborer
    Terry, Riah [Rier, name on his grave, apparently short for Uriah] SonW M Oct 1886 13 Single AR KY AR Farm Laborer
    Terry, Gus Son W M May 1889 11 Single AR KY AR Farm Laborer
    Terry, Captain Son W M May 1895 5 Single AR KY AR

    1910 Federal Census, Johnson County, Arkansas, 3 May, Pilot PointTownship, District 63, page 7A, Ft Douglas and Local Rd, Hse #107, Fam#110
    Terry, William Head M W 55 Marriage 1 Married 44 yrs [abt 1866] AR KYKY Farmer Owns [b abt 1845]
    Terry, Ursula J Wife F W 63 Marriage 1 Married 44 yrs [abt 1866] 8children/6 living AR TN MO [b abt 1848]
    Terry, Urias [Rier, name on his grave] Son M W 21 Single AR AR AR [babt 1889]
    Terry, Gus Son M W 17 Single AR AR AR [b abt 1893]
    Terry, Captain Son M W 14 Single AR AR AR [b abt 1896]

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    Rier Terry
    Birth Oct. 12, 1888 Arkansas
    Death Dec. 19, 1958 Johnson County, Arkansas

    Son of William and Jane (Self) Terry.  Husband of Annie Howard Terry.Father of: Gracie Berry, Nellie Yancey, Gus Terry, Howard Terry, ZirlTerry, and Marion Terry.

    Parents:
    William Terry (1855 - 1933)
    Ursula Jane Self Terry (1854 - 1938)

    Spouse Annie Howard Terry (1887 - 1967)
    Children:
    Howard Terry (1911 - 1995)
    Gus Stovil Terry (1914 - 1991)
    Zirl Terry (1916 - 1993)
    Marion Terry (1918 - 1995)
    Gracie Terry Berry (1920 - 1995)
    Nellie Terry Yancey (1923 - 2002)

    Siblings:
    Mattie Rose Terry (1879 - 1879)
    James Miles Terry (1880 - 1912)
    Gus Terry (1890 - 1973)
    Cap Terry (1895 - 1978)

    Burial Fort Douglas Cemetery, Fort Douglas, Johnson County, Arkansas

    Created by Erin Jun 21, 2007
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #20011301,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=20011301
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Sources

  • 1. 1900 Federal Census, Johnson County, Arkansas
    • 15 June, Pilot Rock Township, District 42, page 6A,  Hse #80, Fam #82
  • 2. 1910 Federal Census, Johnson County, Arkansas
    • 3 May, Pilot Point Township, District 63, page 7A, Ft Douglas and
  • 3. Find a Grave Memorial Registry

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