Myranda Burr

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     Myranda Burr married Emily Ellis.

Child of Myranda Burr and Emily Ellis

Pearl Zerelda Burr

F, b. 8 April 1875, d. 19 September 1934
     Pearl Zerelda Burr was born on 8 April 1875 at Missouri. She was the daughter of Rizon William Burr and Belvadesa C. Hunt. Pearl Zerelda Burr married Dr. Guy E. Aplyne in 1899, no children. Pearl Zerelda Burr died on 19 September 1934 at age 59.

Prince Rezin Burr

M, b. 3 August 1879, d. 1903
     Prince Rezin Burr was born on 3 August 1879 at Missouri. He was the son of Rizon William Burr and Belvadesa C. Hunt. Prince Rezin Burr married Arabella Mary Raddon, daughter of Henry Raddon and Anna Cooke, in 1900. Prince Rezin Burr died in 1903.

Children of Prince Rezin Burr and Arabella Mary Raddon

Rizon William Burr

M, b. 10 August 1849, d. 11 April 1920
     Rizon William Burr was born on 10 August 1849 at Lamar, Barton Co., MO. He was the son of Myranda Burr and Emily Ellis. Rizon William Burr married Belvadesa C. Hunt, daughter of Thomas Hyder Hunt and Rachel Mary DeVault, on 3 April 1873 at Kenoma, Barton Co., MO. Rizon William Burr died on 11 April 1920 at Tulare Co., CA, at age 70.

Children of Rizon William Burr and Belvadesa C. Hunt

Ruth A. Burr

F, b. 25 January 1850, d. 27 January 1883
     Ruth A. Burr was born on 25 January 1850 at Ohio Birth date calculated from headstone legend "Aged 33y 2d."1,2 She was the daughter of Isaac Burr and Mary Gilham.1 Ruth A. Burr married Cyrus Wendell, son of John Wendell and Rebecca Hart, circa 1868. Ruth A. Burr died on 27 January 1883 at Oil Twp., Perry Co., IN, at age 33. She was buried in January 1883 at Doolittle Mills Cemetery, Oil Twp., Perry Co., IN.

Children of Ruth A. Burr and Cyrus Wendell

Citations

  1. [S441] 1850 Federal Census, Belmont County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 661, Book 1.
  2. [S132] 1880 Federal Census, Perry County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series #T9, Roll 0304; FHL #1254304.
  3. [S273] 1900 Federal Census, Perry County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Film 397; FHL #1240397.

Tulsa Annabel Burr

F, b. 12 February 1901, d. 31 October 1956
     Tulsa Annabel Burr was born on 12 February 1901 at Missouri.1 She was the daughter of Prince Rezin Burr and Arabella Mary Raddon. Tulsa Annabel Burr married Claude W. Oakes, son of Frank Oakes and Maud Goodsell, on 3 August 1920 at Salt Lake Co., UT. Tulsa Annabel Burr died on 31 October 1956 at San Diego Co., CA, at age 55.

Child of Tulsa Annabel Burr and Claude W. Oakes

Citations

  1. [S2062] 1940 Federal Census, San Diego County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 298.

William Henry Burr

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     William Henry Burr married Mattie M. Patton, daughter of John Patton and Caroline Patton.

Child of William Henry Burr and Mattie M. Patton

James Burris

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     James Burris married Adaliza Gilmore, daughter of Samuel Gilmore and Nancy M. Roberts, on 18 February 1864 at Madison Co., IL.

Mary Frances Burris

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     Mary Frances Burris married James C. Triem, son of Rev. Clinton John Wesley Triem and Addie M. Lashawa, on 1 June 1912 at Buchanan Co., MO.

Laura Belle Burroughs

F, b. 12 September 1887, d. 13 October 1962
     Laura Belle Burroughs was born on 12 September 1887 at Juniata, Adams Co., NE. She was the daughter of William D. Burroughs and Mary Ellen Hubble. Laura Belle Burroughs married Robert James McClure, son of William Montgomery McClure and Lida Rose Heagler, on 23 September 1908 at Hastings, Adams Co., NE. Laura Belle Burroughs lived in January 1920 at Glenwood Precinct, Webster Co., NE; farming.1 She lived on 22 April 1930 at Glenwood Precinct, Webster Co., NE; farming.2 She died on 13 October 1962 at Nebraska at age 75

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com)

Laura Belle Burroughs, daughter of William Dean and Mary Ellen Burroughs, was born September 12, 1887, near Juniata, Nebr. She departed this life October 13, 1962, following a lingering illness.

She attended school near Hansen. In her early childhood, she became a member of the Presbyterian Church in Hansen.

She was married to James McClure on September 23, 1908, at Hastings. To this union were born four children. They made their home for six years on a farm northwest of Gibbon, in 1914, they moved to the present home where they have lived for the past 48 years.

She transferred her membership from the Hansen Presbyterian Church to the Bladen Methodist Church and some years later to the Blue Hill Methodist Church of which she was a member.

She was superintendent and organist in the Cloverton Sunday school and was sent by the American Sunday School Missionary Society to conduct as superintendent the Baton Sunday School for several years.

She read her Bible daily but was unable to attend church the past five years because of her affliction. She carried on a wide correspondence for years that brought her many friends.

James and Laura McClure were privileged to celebrate the Golden wedding anniversary in 1958.

Preceding her in death were her parents, two brothers and two sisters.

She leaves to mourn her passing, her husband James of Blue Hill; two daughters, Mrs. Norman Johnson of Blue Hill and Mrs. Fredrick Van Boening of Bladen; two sons, Glen of Grand Island and Victor of Hebron; two brothers; Jesse A. Burroughs of Hastings, Roy B. Burroughs of San Diego, Calif; eleven grandchildren, six great grandchildren numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.

Funeral services were held at the Blue Hill Methodist Church at 2:00 p.m. Monday, October 15 the Rev. Norman Bloom officiated. He was assisted by the Rev. J. Frank Barteson. Miss Betty Karr sang “Asleep in Jesus,” and “Beyond the Sunset.” She was accompanied by Mrs. Norris Augustin.

Pallbearers were Earl Mattack, Ray Jones, Earl Churchill, Gus Schulz, August Krueger and Carrol Turner. Burial was in the Blue Hill cemetery.
Blue Hill Leader 18 Oct 1962 Front Page.

She was buried in October 1962 at Blue Hill Cemetery, Blue Hill, Webster Co., NE, Findagrave #55633200.

Children of Laura Belle Burroughs and Robert James McClure

Citations

  1. [S5072] 1920 Federal Census, Webster County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1003; FHL #1821003.
  2. [S5073] 1930 Federal Census, Webster County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1295; FHL #2341030.

Mary Elizabeth Burroughs1

F, b. 1 March 1829, d. 11 June 1903
     Mary Elizabeth Burroughs was born on 1 March 1829 at Delaware Co., OH.1 She married Rev. Barton Augustine Webster on 27 May 1851 at Delaware Co., OH. Mary Elizabeth Burroughs died on 11 June 1903 at Van Wert, Van Wert Co., OH, at age 74.

Child of Mary Elizabeth Burroughs and Rev. Barton Augustine Webster

Citations

  1. [S1953] 1860 Federal Census, Auglaize County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 931; FHL #803931.

William D. Burroughs

M, b. 4 March 1847, d. 15 March 1920
     William D. Burroughs was born on 4 March 1847. He began military service Civil War service, Co. B, 9th Michigan Infantry, U.S. Army. He married Mary Ellen Hubble. William D. Burroughs died on 15 March 1920 at age 73. He was buried in March 1920 at Rosedale Cemetery, Doniphan, Hall Co., NE, Findagrave #37461818.

Child of William D. Burroughs and Mary Ellen Hubble

Irene Burrows

F, b. June 1869, d. circa 1910
     Irene Burrows was born in June 1869 at Kansas. She married Alfred J. Wendell, son of William Wendell and Elizabeth Lucas, on 13 March 1888 at Logan Co., IL. Irene Burrows died circa 1910 at Logan Co., IL.

Child of Irene Burrows and Alfred J. Wendell

Lois Lucille Burrows

F, b. 29 November 1919, d. 25 May 1974
     Lois Lucille Burrows was born on 29 November 1919 at Yankee Grove, Benton Co., IA.1 She was the daughter of Raymond Burrows and Hazel M. (?)1 Lois Lucille Burrows married James Russell Primmer, son of Mont Ray Primmer and Hazel Louise Turner, on 21 April 1938 at Cresco, Howard Co., IA. Lois Lucille Burrows died on 25 May 1974 at Evansdale, Black Hawk Co., IA, at age 54. She was buried in May 1974 at Garden of Memories Cemetery, Waterloo, Black Hawk Co., IA. Cause of death: Suicide.

Child of Lois Lucille Burrows and James Russell Primmer

Citations

  1. [S2143] 1920 Federal Census, Benton County, Iowa. Unknown record type, NARA Series T625, Roll 477.

Marguerretta Gladys Burrows

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     Marguerretta Gladys Burrows married Duncan McLennan Paton.

Child of Marguerretta Gladys Burrows and Duncan McLennan Paton

Raymond Burrows1

M, b. circa 1886
     Raymond Burrows was born circa 1886 at Iowa.1 He married Hazel M. (?) circa 1910.1

Child of Raymond Burrows and Hazel M. (?)

Citations

  1. [S2143] 1920 Federal Census, Benton County, Iowa. Unknown record type, NARA Series T625, Roll 477.

Charles Colvin Burrus1

M, b. 12 November 1919, d. 10 January 1998
     Charles Colvin Burrus was born on 12 November 1919 at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL.1 He was the son of Wendel Searcy Burrus and Dorothy Elizabeth Colvin.1 Charles Colvin Burrus died on 10 January 1998 at Naples, Collier Co., FL, at age 78.

Citations

  1. [S3805] 1920 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Alabama. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 23.

David Wendel Burrus

M, b. 11 January 1888, d. 1 May 1962
     David Wendel Burrus was born on 11 January 1888 at Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., TN.1 He was the son of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel. David Wendel Burrus lived in 1917 at Winona, Montgomery Co., MS; per WW I draft registration. He married Ouida Midkiff, daughter of Harvey Midkiff and Sarah Elvina (?), after April 1930, no children. David Wendel Burrus died on 1 May 1962 at Winona, Montgomery Co., MS, at age 74. He was buried in May 1962 at Oakwood Cemetery, Winona, Montgomery Co., MS, Find A Grave Memorial# 21335379.

Citations

  1. [S2484] 1900 Federal Census, Rutherford County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1594; FHL #1241594.

Elizabeth Davenport Burrus1

F, b. 12 January 1918, d. 7 March 1987
     Elizabeth Davenport Burrus was born on 12 January 1918 at Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of Wendel Searcy Burrus and Dorothy Elizabeth Colvin.1 Elizabeth Davenport Burrus died on 7 March 1987 at St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co., FL, at age 69.

Citations

  1. [S3805] 1920 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Alabama. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 23.

Elizabeth Howse Burrus

F, b. December 1889, d. 13 August 1959
     Elizabeth Howse Burrus was also known as "Bess". She was born in December 1889 at Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel. Elizabeth Howse Burrus married Louis Edward Davenport Jr. after 2 May 1910, no children.2 Elizabeth Howse Burrus and Louis Edward Davenport Jr. were divorced before 17 February 1926. Elizabeth Howse Burrus died on 13 August 1959 at Chilton Co., AL, at age 69. Cause of death: Suicide, after receiving a diagnosis of glaucoma.

Citations

  1. [S2484] 1900 Federal Census, Rutherford County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1594; FHL #1241594.
  2. [S1709] 1920 Federal Census, Shelby County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T265, Roll 1764.

Emma Wendel Burrus

F, b. September 1875, d. after 1954
     Emma Wendel Burrus was born in September 1875 at Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., TN. She was the daughter of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel. Emma Wendel Burrus married Lafayette L. Burrus, son of Lucien Bonapart Burrus and Martha Eliza Dement. Emma Wendel Burrus died after 1954 at Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR.

Harriet Pointer Burrus

F, b. 27 April 1882, d. 10 January 1957
     Harriet Pointer Burrus was born on 27 April 1882 at Rutherford Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel. Harriet Pointer Burrus married Robert Henry Williams, son of Henry Franklin Williams and Ella Dora Maultsby, circa 1909.2 Harriet Pointer Burrus lived on 21 April 1910 at Seventh Avenue South, Nashville, Davidson Co., TN.3 She lived on 16 April 1930 at West Hartford, Hartford Co., CT.4 She died on 10 January 1957 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, at age 74.

Child of Harriet Pointer Burrus and Robert Henry Williams

Citations

  1. [S2484] 1900 Federal Census, Rutherford County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1594; FHL #1241594.
  2. [S1575] 1910 Federal Census, Davidson County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Rolls 1495-96; FHL # 1375508-09.
  3. [S475] 1900 Federal Census, Davidson County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Film 1564 - 5; FHL #1241564 - 5.
  4. [S3806] 1930 Federal Census, Hartford County, Connecticut. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 269; FHL #2340004.

James Wendel Burrus

M, b. 8 August 1885, d. 24 November 1958
     James Wendel Burrus was born on 8 August 1885 at Rutherford Co., TN.1 He was the son of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel. Occupation: Checker at hotel in 1910.2 James Wendel Burrus lived on 28 April 1910 at 209 Church Street, Nashville, Davidson Co., TN.3 He married Nolie May Pittman, daughter of John Jackson Pittman and Mary Jane Narramore, circa 1911. James Wendel Burrus lived on 18 January 1920 at Guntersville, Marshall Co., AL.4 He and Nolie May Pittman were divorced before April 1930; Nolie's marital status on the 1930 census is listed as "D". By 1 APR 1935 she was remarried to Charles Proctor and living at Tracy, California, according to their listings on the 1940 census, Tracy, San Joaquin County, CA, ED 39-97, p.4A.5

James Wendel Burrus lived on 17 April 1940 at Tuscumbia City Jail, Tuscumbia, Colbert Co., AL; 1940 census shows his occupation as "minister evangelist" and that his residence as of 1 APR 1935 was the same place. Cannot tell from the census listing whether he was there as a prisoner or staff member.

He died on 24 November 1958 at Jefferson Co., AL, at age 73 Alabama death index.

A findagrave.com memorial exists, No. 113775604, showing a date of death of 13 JUN 1961 and a burial location of Cothran Cemetery, Rover, Bedford Co., TN. No evidence has been found to substantiate this information. DLB 2018.

Children of James Wendel Burrus and Nolie May Pittman

Citations

  1. [S2484] 1900 Federal Census, Rutherford County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1594; FHL #1241594.
  2. [S1575] 1910 Federal Census, Davidson County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Rolls 1495-96; FHL # 1375508-09.
  3. [S475] 1900 Federal Census, Davidson County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Film 1564 - 5; FHL #1241564 - 5.
  4. [S3807] 1920 Federal Census, Marshall County, Alabama. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 28.
  5. [S4424] 1930 Federal Census, Marshall County, Alabama. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 39; FHL #2339774.

Lafayette Burrus

M, b. 21 November 1797, d. 7 October 1854
     Lafayette Burrus was born on 21 November 1797 at Amherst Co., VA. He married Elizabeth Ready on 28 June 1820 at Rutherford Co., TN. Lafayette Burrus died on 7 October 1854 at Rutherford Co., TN, at age 56.

Child of Lafayette Burrus and Elizabeth Ready

Lafayette Burrus Jr.

M, b. 31 December 1848, d. 8 December 1899
     Lafayette Burrus Jr. was born on 31 December 1848 at Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., TN. He was the son of Lafayette Burrus and Elizabeth Ready. Lafayette Burrus Jr. married Sarah Neilson Wendel, daughter of Dr. Robert Searcy Wendel and Emma Claiborne James, on 29 April 1874 at Rutherford Co., TN, ten children born to the marriage, all living as of the 1900 census.1 Lafayette Burrus Jr. died on 8 December 1899 at Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., TN, at age 50.

Children of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel

Citations

  1. [S2484] 1900 Federal Census, Rutherford County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1594; FHL #1241594.

Lafayette L. Burrus

M, b. August 1870, d. 28 July 1930
     Lafayette L. Burrus was born in August 1870 at Arkansas. He was the son of Lucien Bonapart Burrus and Martha Eliza Dement. Lafayette L. Burrus married Emma Wendel Burrus, daughter of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel. Lafayette L. Burrus died on 28 July 1930 at Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR, at age 59.

Louise Colvin Burrus1

F, b. 8 October 1921, d. 12 June 1991
     Louise Colvin Burrus was born on 8 October 1921 at Tampa, Hillsborough Co., FL.1 She was the daughter of Wendel Searcy Burrus and Dorothy Elizabeth Colvin.1 Louise Colvin Burrus died on 12 June 1991 at Hillsborough Co., FL, at age 69.

Citations

  1. [S3429] 1940 Federal Census, Dade County, Florida. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 631.

Lucien Bonapart Burrus

M, b. 17 May 1829, d. 11 December 1892
     Lucien Bonapart Burrus was born on 17 May 1829 at Rutherford Co., TN. He married Martha Eliza Dement on 7 February 1855 at Madison Co., AL. Lucien Bonapart Burrus died on 11 December 1892 at Phillips Co., AR, at age 63.

Child of Lucien Bonapart Burrus and Martha Eliza Dement

Mae Margaret Burrus1

F, b. 21 April 1916, d. 17 September 1985
     Mae Margaret Burrus was born on 21 April 1916 at Nashville, Davidson Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of James Wendel Burrus and Nolie May Pittman.1 Mae Margaret Burrus lived on 4 April 1940 at Tracy, San Joaquin Co., CA.2 She died on 17 September 1985 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, at age 69.

Citations

  1. [S3807] 1920 Federal Census, Marshall County, Alabama. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 28.
  2. [S3698] 1940 Federal Census, San Joaquin County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 324.

Mildred Louise Burrus1

F, b. 11 February 1913
     Mildred Louise Burrus was born on 11 February 1913 at Nashville, Davidson Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of James Wendel Burrus and Nolie May Pittman.1 Mildred Louise Burrus married John T. McBrayer on 14 January 1935 at Marshall Co., AL, or 17 JAN 1935 -- possibly 14 JAN was the license and 17 JAN was the ceremony.

Mildred Louise Burrus was listed as Mildred McBrayer, age 31, with Margaret McBrayer, age 1 as passengers on the Entry Declaration of a Pan American aircraft, No. NC-33614, arriving at Brownsville, Texas from Mexico City, on 24 August 1944. She died at Hollywood, Broward Co., FL.

Citations

  1. [S3807] 1920 Federal Census, Marshall County, Alabama. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 28.