Adam T. Burgess

M, #10751, b. circa 1856
FatherAndrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
MotherElizabeth "Bettie" Blake b. circa 1826, d. between 18 Aug 1859 and 1 Jun 1860
Birth*circa 1856 Adam was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1856. 
 He was the son of Andrew Burgess and Elizabeth "Bettie" Blake
Birth223 Jul 1857 Conflicting evidence states that Adam was born at Fayette Co, VA, on 23 Jul 1857.1 
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1860 He appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1860 in the household of Andrew Burgess at District 2, Fayette Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census23 Aug 1870 Adam T. Burgess appeared on the census of 23 Aug 1870 in the household of Andrew Burgess and Catharine Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*23 Jan 1896 He married Alva Rollyson at Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Jan 1896. Adam T. Burgess, age 33, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Andrew & Bettie; Alva Rollyson, age 23, single, b. n/a, par. n/a.3 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1910 at Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*30 Apr 1910 Adam T. Burgess and Alva Rollyson appeared on the census as head of household at Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1910.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1860District 2, Fayette Co, VAAndrew Burgess, William Burgess, John Hudson Burgess, Caroline Josephine Burgess, Henry Burgess, Andrew David Burgess, Adam T. Burgess and Sarah E. Burgess2
23 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Catharine Huddleston, William Burgess, John Hudson Burgess, Caroline Josephine Burgess, Andrew David Burgess, Adam T. Burgess, Sarah E. Burgess and George E. Burgess2
30 Apr 1910Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAdam T. Burgess, Alva Rollyson, Homer Burgess, Blanche Burgess, Burnett Burgess, Sadie Burgess and Victor Burgess2

Family

Alva Rollyson b. circa 1873
Marriage*23 Jan 1896 He married Alva Rollyson at Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Jan 1896. Adam T. Burgess, age 33, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Andrew & Bettie; Alva Rollyson, age 23, single, b. n/a, par. n/a.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S128] James A. Burgess, Burgess, Mullins...and Allied Families, Parsons, WV, McClain Printing, 1978, p. 15.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.

Sarah E. Burgess

F, #10752, b. 18 Aug 1859
FatherAndrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
MotherElizabeth "Bettie" Blake b. circa 1826, d. between 18 Aug 1859 and 1 Jun 1860
Birth*18 Aug 1859 Sarah was born at Fayette Co, VA, on 18 Aug 1859.1 
 She was the daughter of Andrew Burgess and Elizabeth "Bettie" Blake
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1860 Sarah E. Burgess appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1860 in the household of Andrew Burgess at District 2, Fayette Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census23 Aug 1870 Sarah E. Burgess appeared on the census of 23 Aug 1870 in the household of Andrew Burgess and Catharine Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1860District 2, Fayette Co, VAAndrew Burgess, William Burgess, John Hudson Burgess, Caroline Josephine Burgess, Henry Burgess, Andrew David Burgess, Adam T. Burgess and Sarah E. Burgess2
23 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Catharine Huddleston, William Burgess, John Hudson Burgess, Caroline Josephine Burgess, Andrew David Burgess, Adam T. Burgess, Sarah E. Burgess and George E. Burgess2

Citations

  1. [S128] James A. Burgess, Burgess, Mullins...and Allied Families, Parsons, WV, McClain Printing, 1978, p. 15.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Catharine Huddleston

F, #10753, b. circa 1834, d. before 1875
FatherSamuel Huddleston b. circa 1804, d. before 1880
MotherJulia F. White b. circa 1808, d. 1887
Birth*circa 1834 Catharine was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1834. 
 She was the daughter of Samuel Huddleston and Julia F. White
Census1850 Catharine Huddleston was listed as a resident in the census report at Fayette Co, VA, in 1850. 
Marriage*13 Dec 1864 She married Andrew Burgess at Kanawha Co, WV, on 13 Dec 1864. 
Census*23 Aug 1870 Catharine Huddleston and Andrew Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Aug 1870. Also enumerated in this household was Fannie Huddleston, age 13, b. WV.1 
Death*before 1875 Catharine Huddleston died before 1875.. 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1850Fayette Co, VACatharine Huddleston
23 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Catharine Huddleston, William Burgess, John Hudson Burgess, Caroline Josephine Burgess, Andrew David Burgess, Adam T. Burgess, Sarah E. Burgess and George E. Burgess1

Family

Andrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

George E. Burgess

M, #10754, b. circa 1866
FatherAndrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
MotherCatharine Huddleston b. circa 1834, d. before 1875
Birth*circa 1866 George was born at Fayette Co, WV, circa 1866. 
 He was the son of Andrew Burgess and Catharine Huddleston
(Witness) Census23 Aug 1870 George E. Burgess appeared on the census of 23 Aug 1870 in the household of Andrew Burgess and Catharine Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 George E. Burgess appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of Andrew Burgess and Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Catharine Huddleston, William Burgess, John Hudson Burgess, Caroline Josephine Burgess, Andrew David Burgess, Adam T. Burgess, Sarah E. Burgess and George E. Burgess1
18 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays, George E. Burgess, Charles W. Burgess and Edmond Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Joseph E. Burgess1

M, #10755, b. circa 1860, d. 1882
FatherHenry Burgess b. 1833, d. 9 Nov 1903
MotherJane 'Jennie' Huddleston b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 22 Dec 1913
Birth*circa 1860 Joseph was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1860. 
 He was the son of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston
(Witness) Census27 Aug 1870 Joseph E. Burgess appeared on the census of 27 Aug 1870 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1875 Joseph E. Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1875 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KS.2 
Death*1882 Joseph died in 1882 at Miami Co, KS.3 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess and Walker Calvin Burgess1
1 Mar 1875Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess and Minnie Burgess2

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2724] Kansas State Census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy "Wingrove-Dreibelbis Family Tree-2," owner LindaWingroveDreibelbis, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/39975315/person/20440814140, accessed December 2014.

Annie C. Burgess1

F, #10756, b. Jun 1863
FatherHenry Burgess b. 1833, d. 9 Nov 1903
MotherJane 'Jennie' Huddleston b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 22 Dec 1913
Birth*Jun 1863 Annie was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1863.2 
 She was the daughter of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston
(Witness) Census27 Aug 1870 Annie C. Burgess appeared on the census of 27 Aug 1870 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1875 Annie C. Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1875 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KS.3 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1880 Annie C. Burgess appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1880 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS.1 
Marriage*circa 1882 Annie C. Burgess married Amos Jefferson Myers circa 1882.1 
Census11 Jun 1900 Annie C. Burgess and Amos Jefferson Myers appeared on the census as head of household at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS, on 11 Jun 1900.1 
Num Child11 Jun 1900 Annie C. Burgess and Amos Jefferson Myers had 3 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1900.1 
Census*18 Apr 1910 Annie C. Burgess and Amos Jefferson Myers appeared on the census as head of household at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS, on 18 Apr 1910.1 
Num Child*18 Apr 1910 Annie C. Burgess and Amos Jefferson Myers had 3 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Residence*22 Dec 1913 Annie C. Burgess resided at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 22 Dec 1913.4 
Census21 Jan 1920 She and Amos Jefferson Myers appeared on the census as head of household at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS, on 21 Jan 1920.1 
Census*24 Apr 1930 Annie C. Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 24 Apr 1930.1 
Census5 Apr 1940 She appeared on the census as head of household at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 5 Apr 1940.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess and Walker Calvin Burgess1
1 Mar 1875Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess and Minnie Burgess3
7 Jun 1880Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Annie C. Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess and Grace Elnora Burgess1
11 Jun 1900Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSAmos Jefferson Myers, Annie C. Burgess, Alma Myers and Meda E. Myers1
18 Apr 1910Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSAmos Jefferson Myers, Annie C. Burgess, Alma Myers and Meda E. Myers1
21 Jan 1920Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSAmos Jefferson Myers, Annie C. Burgess and Alma Myers1
24 Apr 1930Louisburg, Miami Co, KSAnnie C. Burgess and Alma Myers1
5 Apr 1940Louisburg, Miami Co, KSAnnie C. Burgess, Alma Myers and Milan H. Fisher1

Family

Amos Jefferson Myers b. Mar 1861
Marriage*circa 1882 Annie C. Burgess married Amos Jefferson Myers circa 1882.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2724] Kansas State Census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Jane Burgess, Sterling (KS) Bulletin, Thursday, 25 December 1913 and Thursday, 1 January 1914, transcribed online at http://www.ksgenweb.com/reno/obits/burgessmrsjaneobit.htm, accessed December 2014.

Laura Belle Burgess1,2

F, #10757, b. 9 Sep 1864, d. 18 Aug 1943
FatherHenry Burgess b. 1833, d. 9 Nov 1903
MotherJane 'Jennie' Huddleston b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 22 Dec 1913
Birth*9 Sep 1864 Laura was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Sep 1864.3,4 
 She was the daughter of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston
(Witness) Census27 Aug 1870 Laura Belle Burgess appeared on the census of 27 Aug 1870 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1875 Laura Belle Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1875 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KS.1 
Marriage*circa 1884 She married James Harvey Morehead circa 1884.2,5 
Num Child*19 Jun 1900 Laura Belle Burgess and James Harvey Morehead had 2 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1900.2 
Census19 Jun 1900 Laura Belle Burgess and James Harvey Morehead appeared on the census as head of household at Middle Creek Twp, Miami Co, KS, on 19 Jun 1900.2 
Num Child17 May 1910 Laura Belle Burgess and James Harvey Morehead had 2 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1910.2 
Census*17 May 1910 Laura Belle Burgess and James Harvey Morehead appeared on the census as head of household at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 17 May 1910.2 
Residence*22 Dec 1913 Laura Belle Burgess resided at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 22 Dec 1913.5 
Census29 Jan 1920 She and James Harvey Morehead appeared on the census as head of household at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 29 Jan 1920.2 
Census23 Apr 1930 Laura Belle Burgess and James Harvey Morehead appeared on the census as head of household at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS, on 23 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Florence Crosby, mother [of Charles Crosby], age 74, md, b. OH.2 
(Witness) Census4 Apr 1940 Laura Belle Burgess appeared on the census of 4 Apr 1940 in the household of Della B. Morehead at Louisburg, Miami Co, KS.2 
Death*18 Aug 1943 Laura died on 18 Aug 1943 at age 78.4 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess and Walker Calvin Burgess2
1 Mar 1875Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess and Minnie Burgess1
19 Jun 1900Middle Creek Twp, Miami Co, KSJames Harvey Morehead, Laura Belle Burgess, Ina T. Morehead and Della B. Morehead2
17 May 1910Louisburg, Miami Co, KSJames Harvey Morehead, Laura Belle Burgess, Ina T. Morehead and Della B. Morehead2
29 Jan 1920Louisburg, Miami Co, KSJames Harvey Morehead, Laura Belle Burgess and Lois I. Crosby2
23 Apr 1930Louisburg, Miami Co, KSJames Harvey Morehead, Laura Belle Burgess, Charles Guy Crosley, Della B. Morehead and Lois I. Crosby2
4 Apr 1940Louisburg, Miami Co, KSDella B. Morehead and Laura Belle Burgess2

Family

James Harvey Morehead b. Jan 1859, d. 1932
Marriage*circa 1884 She married James Harvey Morehead circa 1884.2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2724] Kansas State Census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy "Wingrove-Dreibelbis Family Tree-2," owner LindaWingroveDreibelbis, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/39975315/person/19434320998, accessed December 2014.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Jane Burgess, Sterling (KS) Bulletin, Thursday, 25 December 1913 and Thursday, 1 January 1914, transcribed online at http://www.ksgenweb.com/reno/obits/burgessmrsjaneobit.htm, accessed December 2014.

James Edward Burgess

M, #10758, b. 18 Mar 1866, d. 1948
FatherHenry Burgess b. 1833, d. 9 Nov 1903
MotherJane 'Jennie' Huddleston b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 22 Dec 1913
Birth*18 Mar 1866 James was born at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Mar 1866.1,2 
 He was the son of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston
(Witness) Census27 Aug 1870 James Edward Burgess appeared on the census of 27 Aug 1870 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1875 James Edward Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1875 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KS.4 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1880 James Edward Burgess appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1880 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS.3 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1885 James Edward Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1885 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Medford Twp, Reno Co, KS.4 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1895 James Edward Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1895 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Medford Twp, Reno Co, KS.4 
Marriage*circa 1896 James Edward Burgess married Adsie A. Wilson circa 1896.2 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Clay Twp, Reno Co, OH.2 
Num Child*5 Jun 1900 James Edward Burgess and Adsie A. Wilson had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1900.2 
Census*5 Jun 1900 James Edward Burgess and Adsie A. Wilson appeared on the census as head of household at Clay Twp, Reno Co, KS, on 5 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was Henry Thomas, boarder, b. Dec 1874, age 25, single, b. MO, par. b. WV.3 
Marriage*circa 1909 James Edward Burgess married Daisy F. (?) circa 1909.3 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1910 at Clay Twp, Reno Co, KS.3 
Num Child*20 Apr 1910 James Edward Burgess and Daisy F. (?) had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census*20 Apr 1910 James Edward Burgess and Daisy F. (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Clay Twp, Reno Co, KS, on 20 Apr 1910.3 
Residence*22 Dec 1913 James Edward Burgess resided at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on 22 Dec 1913.5 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: sheriff in Jan 1920 at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS. Deputy sheriff, Reno Co.3 
Census9 Jan 1920 He and Daisy F. (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on 9 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 James's occupation: Retired farmer at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, in Apr 1930.3 
Census8 Apr 1930 He and Daisy F. (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on 8 Apr 1930.3 
Census5 Apr 1940 James Edward Burgess and Daisy F. (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on 5 Apr 1940.3 
Death*1948 James died in 1948.6 
Burial* His body was interred at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, at Eastside Cem.6 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess and Walker Calvin Burgess3
1 Mar 1875Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess and Minnie Burgess4
7 Jun 1880Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Annie C. Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess and Grace Elnora Burgess3
1 Mar 1885Medford Twp, Reno Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess, Grace Elnora Burgess and Homer H. Burgess4
1 Mar 1895Medford Twp, Reno Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess, Grace Elnora Burgess, James Edward Burgess and Frank Pierce Burgess4
5 Jun 1900Clay Twp, Reno Co, KSJames Edward Burgess and Adsie A. Wilson3
20 Apr 1910Clay Twp, Reno Co, KSJames Edward Burgess, Daisy F. (?) and Helen Burgess3
9 Jan 1920Hutchinson, Reno Co, KSJames Edward Burgess, Daisy F. (?) and Helen Burgess3
8 Apr 1930Hutchinson, Reno Co, KSJames Edward Burgess and Daisy F. (?)3
5 Apr 1940Hutchinson, Reno Co, KSJames Edward Burgess and Daisy F. (?)3

Family 1

Adsie A. Wilson b. 14 Feb 1876, d. 14 Sep 1902
Marriage*circa 1896 James Edward Burgess married Adsie A. Wilson circa 1896.2 
Child

Family 2

Daisy F. (?) b. 7 May 1875, d. 8 Feb 1962
Marriage*circa 1909 James Edward Burgess married Daisy F. (?) circa 1909.3 

Citations

  1. [S109] Birth Register of Fayette Co, WV, 1853- Bk1, p8, L18.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2724] Kansas State Census, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Jane Burgess, Sterling (KS) Bulletin, Thursday, 25 December 1913 and Thursday, 1 January 1914, transcribed online at http://www.ksgenweb.com/reno/obits/burgessmrsjaneobit.htm, accessed December 2014.
  6. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), Gravestone.

Sarah A. Burgess1

F, #10759, b. 25 Jan 1868, d. 14 Feb 1943
FatherHenry Burgess b. 1833, d. 9 Nov 1903
MotherJane 'Jennie' Huddleston b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 22 Dec 1913
Birth*25 Jan 1868 Sarah was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1868.2 
 She was the daughter of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston
(Witness) Census27 Aug 1870 Sarah A. Burgess appeared on the census of 27 Aug 1870 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1875 Sarah A. Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1875 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KS.3 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1880 Sarah A. Burgess appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1880 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS.1 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1885 Sarah A. Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1885 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Medford Twp, Reno Co, KS.3 
Marriage*circa 1887 Sarah A. Burgess married John E. Conner circa 1887.1 
Num Child*12 Jun 1900 Sarah A. Burgess and John E. Conner had 4 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1900.4 
Census*12 Jun 1900 Sarah A. Burgess and John E. Conner appeared on the census as head of household at Middle Creek Twp, Miami Co, KS, on 12 Jun 1900.4 
Num Child18 Apr 1910 Sarah A. Burgess and John E. Conner had 5 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Census18 Apr 1910 Sarah A. Burgess and John E. Conner appeared on the census as head of household at Medford Twp, Reno Co, KS, on 18 Apr 1910.1 
Residence*22 Dec 1913 Sarah A. Burgess resided on 22 Dec 1913, location not specified.5 
Census10 Jan 1920 She and John E. Conner appeared on the census as head of household at Nickerson, Reno Co, KS, on 10 Jan 1920.1 
Census*23 Apr 1930 Sarah A. Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Nickerson, Reno Co, KS, on 23 Apr 1930.1 
Census17 Apr 1940 She appeared on the census as head of household at Nickerson, Reno Co, KS, on 17 Apr 1940.1 
Death*14 Feb 1943 Sarah died on 14 Feb 1943 at age 75.2 
Burial*17 Feb 1943 Her body was interred on 17 Feb 1943 at Sterling, Rice Co, KS, at Sterling Cem.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess and Walker Calvin Burgess1
1 Mar 1875Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess and Minnie Burgess3
7 Jun 1880Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Annie C. Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess and Grace Elnora Burgess1
1 Mar 1885Medford Twp, Reno Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess, Grace Elnora Burgess and Homer H. Burgess3
12 Jun 1900Middle Creek Twp, Miami Co, KSJohn E. Conner, Sarah A. Burgess, Hallie Conner, Mabelle Conner, Herman Conner and Ester Conner4
18 Apr 1910Medford Twp, Reno Co, KSJohn E. Conner, Sarah A. Burgess, Hallie Conner and Herman Conner1
10 Jan 1920Nickerson, Reno Co, KSJohn E. Conner and Sarah A. Burgess1
23 Apr 1930Nickerson, Reno Co, KSSarah A. Burgess1
17 Apr 1940Nickerson, Reno Co, KSSarah A. Burgess1

Family

John E. Conner b. Feb 1863
Marriage*circa 1887 She married John E. Conner circa 1887.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), referencing Funeral Card at her funeral.
  3. [S2724] Kansas State Census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Jane Burgess, Sterling (KS) Bulletin, Thursday, 25 December 1913 and Thursday, 1 January 1914, transcribed online at http://www.ksgenweb.com/reno/obits/burgessmrsjaneobit.htm, accessed December 2014.

Walker Calvin Burgess1,2,3

M, #10760, b. 23 Apr 1869, d. 1935
FatherHenry Burgess b. 1833, d. 9 Nov 1903
MotherJane 'Jennie' Huddleston b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 22 Dec 1913
Birth*23 Apr 1869 Walker was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1869.4 
 He was the son of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston
(Witness) Census27 Aug 1870 Walker Calvin Burgess appeared on the census of 27 Aug 1870 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1875 Walker Calvin Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1875 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KS.5 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1880 Walker Calvin Burgess appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1880 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Wea Twp, Miami Co, KS.2 
(Witness) Census1 Mar 1885 Walker Calvin Burgess appeared on the census of 1 Mar 1885 in the household of Henry Burgess and Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston at Medford Twp, Reno Co, KS.5 
Marriage* Walker Calvin Burgess married Carrie (?)5 
EmploymentMar 1895 Occupation: farmer in Mar 1895 at Enterprise Twp, Reno Co, KS.5 
Census1 Mar 1895 Walker Calvin Burgess and Carrie (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Enterprise Twp, Reno Co, KS, on 1 Mar 1895.5 
EmploymentMar 1905 Occupation: laborer in Mar 1905 at Ellinwood, Barton Co, KS.5 
Census1 Mar 1905 Walker Calvin Burgess was listed as a resident in the census report at Ellinwood, Barton Co, KS, on 1 Mar 1905. Enumerated in the household of George W. & Mary C. Logan.5 
Residence*22 Dec 1913 He resided at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on 22 Dec 1913.1 
Employment*Mar 1915 Occupation: laborer in Mar 1915 at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS.5 
Census*1 Mar 1915 Walker Calvin Burgess was listed as a resident in the census report at Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on 1 Mar 1915. Enumerated in the household of Artie Colgin.5 
Death*1935 Walker died in 1935.6 
Burial* His body was interred at Sterling, Rice Co, KS, at Sterling Cem.6 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess and Walker Calvin Burgess2
1 Mar 1875Little Walnut Twp, Butler Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Joseph E. Burgess, Annie C. Burgess, Laura Belle Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess and Minnie Burgess5
7 Jun 1880Wea Twp, Miami Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Annie C. Burgess, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess and Grace Elnora Burgess2
1 Mar 1885Medford Twp, Reno Co, KSHenry Burgess, Jane 'Jennie' Huddleston, Sarah A. Burgess, James Edward Burgess, Walker Calvin Burgess, Earnest E. Burgess, Minnie Burgess, Frederick E. Burgess, Harry Glen Burgess, Grace Elnora Burgess and Homer H. Burgess5
1 Mar 1895Enterprise Twp, Reno Co, KSWalker Calvin Burgess, Carrie (?) and Winnie Burgess5
1 Mar 1905Ellinwood, Barton Co, KSWalker Calvin Burgess5
1 Mar 1915Hutchinson, Reno Co, KSWalker Calvin Burgess5

Family

Carrie (?) b. circa 1870
Marriage* He married Carrie (?)5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Jane Burgess, Sterling (KS) Bulletin, Thursday, 25 December 1913 and Thursday, 1 January 1914, transcribed online at http://www.ksgenweb.com/reno/obits/burgessmrsjaneobit.htm, accessed December 2014.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy "Wingrove-Dreibelbis Family Tree-2," owner LindaWingroveDreibelbis, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/39975315/person/19434321001, accessed December 2014.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth, comp.. Fayette County, West Virginia Births, 1866-80 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2001.
  5. [S2724] Kansas State Census, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), Gravestone.

George Washington Dempsey1,2

M, #10761, b. Dec 1851, d. Sep 1909
Birth*Dec 1851 George was born at Fayette Co, VA, in Dec 1851.3,2 
Marriage*1 Dec 1874 He married Mary Jane Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Dec 1874. G.W. Dempsey, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. J.W. & Mary M. Dempsey; Mary E. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan Burgess; md by James Haynes.2 
Employment*Jun 1880 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1880 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Census*11 Jun 1880 George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jun 1880.4 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: carpenter in Jun 1900 at Pocatalico Dist, Putnam Co, WV.4 
Num Child*9 Jun 1900 George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess had 7 children, with 5 living at the time of the census in 1900.4 
Census9 Jun 1900 George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Pocatalico Dist, Putnam Co, WV, on 9 Jun 1900.4 
Death*Sep 1909 George died in Sep 1909 at age 57.5 
Burial* His body was interred at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at Springhill Cem.5 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVGeorge Washington Dempsey, Mary Jane Burgess, Walter Lee Dempsey, Samuel Henry Dempsey, Blue B. Dempsey, Susannah Arthur and Allen Burgess4
9 Jun 1900Pocatalico Dist, Putnam Co, WVGeorge Washington Dempsey, Mary Jane Burgess, Ida F. Dempsey, Anna M. Dempsey and Ludington Dempsey4

Family

Mary Jane Burgess b. 14 Jun 1849, d. 25 Jan 1929
Marriage*1 Dec 1874 He married Mary Jane Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Dec 1874. G.W. Dempsey, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. J.W. & Mary M. Dempsey; Mary E. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan Burgess; md by James Haynes.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Samuel Henry Dempsey.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.

Walter Lee Dempsey1,2

M, #10762, b. 14 Jul 1875, d. 19 Mar 1908
FatherGeorge Washington Dempsey b. Dec 1851, d. Sep 1909
MotherMary Jane Burgess b. 14 Jun 1849, d. 25 Jan 1929
Birth*14 Jul 1875 Walter was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Jul 1875. Based on age reported at death.1 
 He was the son of George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Walter Lee Dempsey appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Death*19 Mar 1908 Walter died on 19 Mar 1908 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at age 32. Died of Bright's disease, age 32y, 8m, 5d, married, reported by father (also reported on 21 March 1908).1 
Burial* His body was interred at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at Springhill Cem.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVGeorge Washington Dempsey, Mary Jane Burgess, Walter Lee Dempsey, Samuel Henry Dempsey, Blue B. Dempsey, Susannah Arthur and Allen Burgess3

Citations

  1. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Cabell Co, WV.
  2. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Samuel Henry Dempsey1,2

M, #10763, b. 3 Jun 1877, d. 8 Aug 1946
FatherGeorge Washington Dempsey b. Dec 1851, d. Sep 1909
MotherMary Jane Burgess b. 14 Jun 1849, d. 25 Jan 1929
Birth*3 Jun 1877 Samuel was born at Cotton Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jun 1877.3,2,1 
 He was the son of George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Samuel Henry Dempsey appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*3 Jun 1900 He married Haidee Gertrude King at Yorkville, Jefferson Co, OH, on 3 Jun 1900.
Samuel H. Dempsey, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Poca, Putnam Co, WV, par. George W. Dempsey & Mary J. Burgess, carpenter; Miss Gertrude King, age 18, single, b. Poca, Putnam Co, WV, res. Yorkville, Jefferson Co, OH, par. Irvin King & Fannie Bess; md by Frank H. Kerr at Yorkville.4 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: carpenter in Jun 1900 at Warren Twp, Jefferson Co, OH. House.5 
Census*24 Jun 1900 Samuel Henry Dempsey and Haidee Gertrude King appeared on the census as head of household at Warren Twp, Jefferson Co, OH, on 24 Jun 1900.5 
Num Child*24 Jun 1900 Samuel Henry Dempsey and Haidee Gertrude King had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1910 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV. House.1 
Census19 Apr 1910 Samuel Henry Dempsey and Haidee Gertrude King appeared on the census as head of household at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1910.1 
Num Child19 Apr 1910 Samuel Henry Dempsey and Haidee Gertrude King had 3 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
EmploymentJan 1920 Samuel's occupation: Unemployed at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, in Jan 1920.1 
Census5 Jan 1920 He and Haidee Gertrude King appeared on the census as head of household at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 5 Jan 1920.1 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1930 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV. Building.1 
Census17 Apr 1930 Samuel Henry Dempsey and Haidee Gertrude King appeared on the census as head of household at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1930.1 
(informant) Death25 Mar 1939 Samuel was informant for the death of Haidee Gertrude King at St Mary's Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 25 Mar 1939.2 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1940 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1940 Samuel Henry Dempsey appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1940 in the household of Carl Conway and Beatrice Dempsey at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV.1 
Death*8 Aug 1946 Samuel died on 8 Aug 1946 at 728 9th Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at age 69. Informant was Mrs. Carl Conway, 728 9th Ave, Huntington.2 
Burial*10 Aug 1946 His body was interred on 10 Aug 1946 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at Springhill Cem.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVGeorge Washington Dempsey, Mary Jane Burgess, Walter Lee Dempsey, Samuel Henry Dempsey, Blue B. Dempsey, Susannah Arthur and Allen Burgess1
24 Jun 1900Warren Twp, Jefferson Co, OHSamuel Henry Dempsey and Haidee Gertrude King5
19 Apr 1910Huntington, Cabell Co, WVSamuel Henry Dempsey, Haidee Gertrude King, Carl E. Dempsey, Beatrice Dempsey and Gladys Dempsey1
5 Jan 1920Huntington, Cabell Co, WVSamuel Henry Dempsey, Haidee Gertrude King, Carl E. Dempsey, Beatrice Dempsey, Gladys Dempsey, Paul Dempsey and Lloyd Dempsey1
17 Apr 1930Huntington, Cabell Co, WVSamuel Henry Dempsey, Haidee Gertrude King, Beatrice Dempsey, Gladys Dempsey, Paul Dempsey and Lloyd Dempsey1
7 Apr 1940Huntington, Cabell Co, WVCarl Conway, Beatrice Dempsey, Samuel Henry Dempsey and Paul Dempsey1

Family

Haidee Gertrude King b. 15 Oct 1882, d. 25 Mar 1939
Marriage*3 Jun 1900 He married Haidee Gertrude King at Yorkville, Jefferson Co, OH, on 3 Jun 1900.
Samuel H. Dempsey, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Poca, Putnam Co, WV, par. George W. Dempsey & Mary J. Burgess, carpenter; Miss Gertrude King, age 18, single, b. Poca, Putnam Co, WV, res. Yorkville, Jefferson Co, OH, par. Irvin King & Fannie Bess; md by Frank H. Kerr at Yorkville.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Blue B. Dempsey1

F, #10764, b. circa 1879
FatherGeorge Washington Dempsey b. Dec 1851, d. Sep 1909
MotherMary Jane Burgess b. 14 Jun 1849, d. 25 Jan 1929
Birth*circa 1879 Blue was born at Fayette Co, WV, circa 1879. 
 She was the daughter of George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Blue B. Dempsey appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of George Washington Dempsey and Mary Jane Burgess at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVGeorge Washington Dempsey, Mary Jane Burgess, Walter Lee Dempsey, Samuel Henry Dempsey, Blue B. Dempsey, Susannah Arthur and Allen Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Edward Burgess

M, #10765, b. circa 1862
FatherWellington Burgess b. circa 1836
MotherCelia Blake b. circa 1828
Birth*circa 1862 Edward was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1862. 1880 census age 18.1 
 He was the son of Wellington Burgess and Celia Blake
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Edward Burgess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of Wellington Burgess and Celia Blake at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWellington Burgess, Celia Blake, Edward Burgess and Julia Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Julia Burgess

F, #10766, b. circa 1869
FatherWellington Burgess b. circa 1836
MotherCelia Blake b. circa 1828
Birth*circa 1869 Julia was born at Fayette Co, WV, circa 1869. 
 She was the daughter of Wellington Burgess and Celia Blake
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Julia Burgess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of Wellington Burgess and Celia Blake at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWellington Burgess, Celia Blake, Edward Burgess and Julia Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays

F, #10767, b. circa 1853
Birth*circa 1853 Aveline was born at VA circa 1853. Daughter of Isaac and Avelina Bays.1 
Marriage*24 Mar 1875 She married Andrew Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Mar 1875. Andrew Burgess, age n/a, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. n/a; Frances Bays, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Isaac & Lina.2 
Census18 Jun 1880 Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays and Andrew Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Jun 1880.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays, George E. Burgess, Charles W. Burgess and Edmond Burgess1

Family

Andrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  3. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.

Charles W. Burgess1

M, #10768, b. 3 May 1876, d. 20 Aug 1958
FatherAndrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
MotherAveline Frances "Fannie" Bays b. circa 1853
Birth*3 May 1876 Charles was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 May 1876.2,1 
 He was the son of Andrew Burgess and Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 Charles W. Burgess appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of Andrew Burgess and Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*19 Jul 1899 He married Sabina Lee Sebert at Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Jul 1899. Charles H. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Andrew & Frances J; Sabina L. Sebert, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. William & Elizabeth J.4 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1910 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Saw mill.3 
Census*28 Apr 1910 Charles W. Burgess and Sabina Lee Sebert appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1910.3 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: policeman in Jan 1920 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census14 Jan 1920 Charles W. Burgess and Sabina Lee Sebert appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: lumberman in Apr 1930 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Saw mill.3 
Census8 Apr 1930 Charles W. Burgess and Sabina Lee Sebert appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1930.3 
Death*20 Aug 1958 Charles died on 20 Aug 1958 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 82.2,1 
Burial*22 Aug 1958 His body was interred on 22 Aug 1958 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.5,1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays, George E. Burgess, Charles W. Burgess and Edmond Burgess3
28 Apr 1910Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles W. Burgess, Sabina Lee Sebert, Ernest Burgess and Clyde Burgess3
14 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles W. Burgess, Sabina Lee Sebert, Ernest Burgess, Clyde Burgess and Nettie Burgess3
8 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles W. Burgess, Sabina Lee Sebert, Clyde Burgess and Nettie Burgess3

Family

Sabina Lee Sebert b. 2 Sep 1876, d. 18 Dec 1969
Marriage*19 Jul 1899 He married Sabina Lee Sebert at Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Jul 1899. Charles H. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Andrew & Frances J; Sabina L. Sebert, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. William & Elizabeth J.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Charles W. Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 21 Aug 1958.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Charles W. Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 22 August 1958.

Edmond Burgess

M, #10769, b. circa 1879
FatherAndrew Burgess b. 17 Jun 1826, d. 22 Apr 1898
MotherAveline Frances "Fannie" Bays b. circa 1853
Birth*circa 1879 Edmond was born at Fayette Co, WV, circa 1879. 
 He was the son of Andrew Burgess and Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 Edmond Burgess appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of Andrew Burgess and Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*20 Aug 1958 Edmond Burgess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1958.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAndrew Burgess, Aveline Frances "Fannie" Bays, George E. Burgess, Charles W. Burgess and Edmond Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Charles W. Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 21 Aug 1958.

Ludwell Burgess

M, #10770, b. May 1879
FatherMarshall Burgess b. 26 Aug 1849, d. 11 May 1918
MotherBridget Mahoney b. 1 May 1859, d. 11 Apr 1918
Birth*May 1879 Ludwell was born at Fayette Co, WV, in May 1879.1 
 He was the son of Marshall Burgess and Bridget Mahoney
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1880 Ludwell Burgess appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1880 in the household of Marshall Burgess and Bridget Mahoney at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census5 Jun 1900 Ludwell Burgess appeared on the census of 5 Jun 1900 in the household of Marshall Burgess and Bridget Mahoney at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1910 at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census28 Apr 1910 Ludwell Burgess appeared on the census of 28 Apr 1910 in the household of Marshall Burgess and Bridget Mahoney at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMarshall Burgess, Bridget Mahoney, Ludwell Burgess and Lottie Olive Burgess2
5 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMarshall Burgess, Bridget Mahoney, Ludwell Burgess, Loyd Jackson 'Jack' Burgess, Joe Burgess, Nathan P. Burgess and Lucy Burgess2
28 Apr 1910Scarbro, Fayette Co, WVMarshall Burgess, Bridget Mahoney and Ludwell Burgess2

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census for month and year, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Lottie Olive Burgess

F, #10771, b. Nov 1879, d. 18 Jun 1880
FatherMarshall Burgess b. 26 Aug 1849, d. 11 May 1918
MotherBridget Mahoney b. 1 May 1859, d. 11 Apr 1918
Birth*Nov 1879 Lottie was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Nov 1879. 1880 census has Olive Burgess, age 6/12, b. Nov.1 
 She was the daughter of Marshall Burgess and Bridget Mahoney
Death*18 Jun 1880 Lottie died on 18 Jun 1880 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV. Lottie O. Burgess, age 7 (1?), of flux.2 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1880 She appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1880 in the household of Marshall Burgess and Bridget Mahoney at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMarshall Burgess, Bridget Mahoney, Ludwell Burgess and Lottie Olive Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1470] Fayette Co, WV Deaths, Fayette Deaths, Bk1, p40, L8.

William Burke Burgess

M, #10773, b. 14 Nov 1878, d. 12 Jun 1939
William Burke Burgess, Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, WV
Image credit: David Fridley
FatherJames Martin Burgess b. circa 1854, d. 28 Sep 1932
MotherSarah Margaret 'Sallie' Treadway b. 14 Apr 1861, d. 28 Jan 1947
Birth*14 Nov 1878 William was born at Paint Creek, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Nov 1878. 1900 census, Burkley Burgess, b. Nov 1878.1,2 
 He was the son of James Martin Burgess and Sarah Margaret 'Sallie' Treadway
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1880 William Burke Burgess appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1880 in the household of James Martin Burgess and Sarah Margaret 'Sallie' Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census2 Jul 1900 William Burke Burgess appeared on the census of 2 Jul 1900 in the household of James Martin Burgess and Sarah Margaret 'Sallie' Treadway at Hilltop, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*17 Apr 1901 He married Lillie Dora Mitchell at Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1901. W. B. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Martin & Sallie; Lillie Mitchell, age 17, single, b. Bedford Co, VA, par. G. W. & Sarah J.3 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1910 at Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*30 Apr 1910 William Burke Burgess and Lillie Dora Mitchell appeared on the census as head of household at Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1910. William Burke enumerated as "Bert" Burgess.2 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Jones Mine of Prudence Coal Co, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census26 Jan 1920 William Burke Burgess and Lillie Dora Mitchell appeared on the census as head of household at Jones Mine of Prudence Coal Co, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Jan 1920.2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1930 at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census28 Apr 1930 William Burke Burgess and Lillie Dora Mitchell appeared on the census as head of household at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1930.2 
Death*12 Jun 1939 William died on 12 Jun 1939 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 60.1 
Burial*14 Jun 1939 His body was interred on 14 Jun 1939 at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, at Sanger Cem.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames Martin Burgess, Sarah Margaret 'Sallie' Treadway, William Burke Burgess and Albert Waymen Burgess2
2 Jul 1900Hilltop, Fayette Co, WVJames Martin Burgess, Sarah Margaret 'Sallie' Treadway, William Burke Burgess, Albert Waymen Burgess, Charles Burgess, Shirley George Burgess, Lomer H. Burgess, Virginia Mae "Virgie" Burgess, Robert Burgess, Frank Earl Burgess, Florence Lucille 'Flossie' Burgess and Edward Burgess2
30 Apr 1910Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Burke Burgess, Lillie Dora Mitchell, Hessie Carle Burgess, Elbert Lee Burgess and Leslie Burgess2
26 Jan 1920Jones Mine of Prudence Coal Co, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Burke Burgess, Lillie Dora Mitchell, Elbert Lee Burgess, Leslie Burgess, Evelyn Burgess, Garvis Hues Burgess and Kenneth James Burgess2
28 Apr 1930Sanger, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Burke Burgess, Lillie Dora Mitchell, Garvis Hues Burgess, Kenneth James Burgess, Eva Belle Burgess and Gladys E. Burgess2

Family

Lillie Dora Mitchell b. 27 Apr 1884, d. 21 Jun 1977
Marriage*17 Apr 1901 He married Lillie Dora Mitchell at Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1901. W. B. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Martin & Sallie; Lillie Mitchell, age 17, single, b. Bedford Co, VA, par. G. W. & Sarah J.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.

Lillie Dora Mitchell1

F, #10774, b. 27 Apr 1884, d. 21 Jun 1977
FatherGeorge W. Mitchell
MotherSarah Spradling b. 2 Jun 1848, d. 18 Jul 1933
Burial* Her body was interred at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, at Sanger Cem. 
Birth*27 Apr 1884 Lillie was born at Bedford Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1884.1 
 She was the daughter of George W. Mitchell and Sarah Spradling
(Witness) Census3 Jul 1900 Lillie Dora Mitchell appeared on the census of 3 Jul 1900 in the household of George W. Mitchell and Sarah Spradling at Hilltop, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*17 Apr 1901 She married William Burke Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1901. W. B. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Martin & Sallie; Lillie Mitchell, age 17, single, b. Bedford Co, VA, par. G. W. & Sarah J.3 
Census*30 Apr 1910 Lillie Dora Mitchell and William Burke Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1910. William Burke enumerated as "Bert" Burgess.2 
Census26 Jan 1920 Lillie Dora Mitchell and William Burke Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Jones Mine of Prudence Coal Co, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Jan 1920.2 
Census28 Apr 1930 Lillie Dora Mitchell and William Burke Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1930.2 
Residence*10 Sep 1948 Lillie Dora Mitchell resided at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Sep 1948.4 
Residence16 Jul 1960 She resided at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Jul 1960.5 
Residence6 Dec 1966 She resided at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Dec 1966.6 
Death*21 Jun 1977 Lillie died on 21 Jun 1977 at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 93.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 Jul 1900Hilltop, Fayette Co, WVGeorge W. Mitchell, Sarah Spradling, Lillie Dora Mitchell and Donie Sarah Mitchell2
30 Apr 1910Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Burke Burgess, Lillie Dora Mitchell, Hessie Carle Burgess, Elbert Lee Burgess and Leslie Burgess2
26 Jan 1920Jones Mine of Prudence Coal Co, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Burke Burgess, Lillie Dora Mitchell, Elbert Lee Burgess, Leslie Burgess, Evelyn Burgess, Garvis Hues Burgess and Kenneth James Burgess2
28 Apr 1930Sanger, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Burke Burgess, Lillie Dora Mitchell, Garvis Hues Burgess, Kenneth James Burgess, Eva Belle Burgess and Gladys E. Burgess2

Family

William Burke Burgess b. 14 Nov 1878, d. 12 Jun 1939
Marriage*17 Apr 1901 She married William Burke Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1901. W. B. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Martin & Sallie; Lillie Mitchell, age 17, single, b. Bedford Co, VA, par. G. W. & Sarah J.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Lillie Dora Burgess, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Wednesday, 22 June 1977.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Elbert Lee Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 11 September 1948.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lena M. Hall, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Wednesday, 13 July 1960.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Hessie Virginia Burgess, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Wednesday, 7 December 1966.

Thomas J. Sims

M, #10775, b. circa 1850
Birth*circa 1850 Thomas was born at Louisa Co, VA, circa 1850.1 
Marriage*6 Jul 1873 He married Sarah E. Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Jul 1873. Thos J. Sims, age 23, single, b. Louisa Co, VA, res. Fayette Co, par. David L. & Mary J. Sims; Sarah E. Burgess, age 18, single, b. n/a, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susannah Burgess; md by Martin Bibb.1 
Employment*Jun 1880 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1880 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*11 Jun 1880 Thomas J. Sims and Sarah E. Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jun 1880.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas J. Sims, Sarah E. Burgess, Cora E. Simms, James Burkley Simms and Mollie S. Sims2

Family

Sarah E. Burgess b. circa 1852, d. before 1900
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Christopher C. Peters1

M, #10776, b. circa 1823, d. before 1900
Birth*circa 1823 Christopher was born at Kanawha Co, VA, circa 1823. 
Marriage*Dec 1872 He married Cynthia Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, in Dec 1872. Christopher C. Peters, age 49, widowed, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co, par. Jacob & Rachael Peters, farmer; Cynthia Burgess, age 30, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susanna Burgess; md by James Haynes. The date of this marriage is unclear. It is listed after a dated marriage on 11 Dec 1872 and before one dated 2 Jan 1873.2 
Employment*Jun 1880 Occupation: farm laborer in Jun 1880 at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Census*10 Jun 1880 Christopher C. Peters and Cynthia Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 10 Jun 1880.3 
Death*before 1900 Christopher died before 1900. Christopher's wife Cynthia was listed as widowed in the 1900 census.4 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Jun 1880Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVChristopher C. Peters, Cynthia Burgess, Minnie Sue Peters, Rachel M. Peters, Mary H. Peters and Anna Belle Peters3

Family

Cynthia Burgess b. Sep 1838
Children

Citations

  1. [S2318] Fayette Marriages, Bk 1, p20, age 49, son of Jacob and Rachel Peters.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Caroline C. Hill1

F, #10777, b. Dec 1845
Birth*Dec 1845 Caroline was born at Hilltop, Fayette Co, VA, in Dec 1845.2,3 
Marriage*15 Dec 1869 She married James H. Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Dec 1869. James Burgess, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Allen & Susan; Carry C. Hill, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, par. Hiram & Sarah.4 
Census*10 Aug 1870 Caroline C. Hill and James H. Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Aug 1870. Also enumerated in this household was James Hill, age 22, b WV, farm laborer. He is likely Caroline's brother.1 
Census28 Jun 1880 Caroline C. Hill and James H. Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Jun 1880. Also enumerated in this household was Frances Hill, age 39, single, b. WV, sister-in-law.1 
(informant) Death2 Dec 1884 Caroline was informant for the death of James H. Burgess at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Dec 1884.5 
Num Child*5 Jul 1900 Caroline C. Hill had 6 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1900.1 
Census*5 Jul 1900 She appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jul 1900.1 
Census16 Apr 1910 She appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Apr 1910.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVJames H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill1
28 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames H. Burgess, Caroline C. Hill, Clarence Hill Burgess, Fred F. Burgess, Della A. Burgess and Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess1
5 Jul 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVCaroline C. Hill, Della A. Burgess, Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess, Ida T. Burgess and James H. Burgess1
16 Apr 1910Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVCaroline C. Hill, Della A. Burgess and Ida T. Burgess1

Family

James H. Burgess b. circa 1845, d. 2 Dec 1884
Marriage*15 Dec 1869 She married James H. Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Dec 1869. James Burgess, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Allen & Susan; Carry C. Hill, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, par. Hiram & Sarah.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Clarence Hill Burgess.
  4. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  5. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.

Richard Edward Burgess1

M, #10778, b. 14 May 1874, d. 16 May 1944
FatherMeredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
MotherSarah Jane Blake b. 1843, d. 1 May 1898
Birth19 May 1871 Richard was born at WV on 19 May 1871.2 
Birth*14 May 1874 Richard was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 14 May 1874.1 
 He was the son of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 Richard Edward Burgess appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*26 Nov 1891 He married Mary Miriam Blake at Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Nov 1891.
Richard E. Burgess, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette, par. M & S.J., farmer; Mary M. Blake, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette, par. C.H. & Jane; md by S.W. Riner.4,5 
Marriage*2 May 1900 He married Jennie Roles at Fayette Co, WV, on 2 May 1900. R. E. Burgess, age 27, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Meredith & Sarah J; Jennie Roles, age 21, single, b. Raleigh Co, WV, par. W. C. & Eliza J.5 
Marriage*27 Nov 1901 He married Rose Ethel Johnson at Minden, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Nov 1901. Richard E. Burgess, age 27, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Meredith & Sarah J; Rosa E. Johnson, age 18, single,b. Fayette Co, WV, par. J.W. & Mary E.5 
Employment*May 1910 Occupation: coal miner in May 1910 at Glen Jean, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Num Child*2 May 1910 Richard Edward Burgess and Rose Ethel Johnson had 3 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census*2 May 1910 Richard Edward Burgess and Rose Ethel Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 May 1910.3 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: coal miner in Sep 1918 at Whipple, Fayette Co, WV. White Oak Fuel Co.1 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Richard Edward Burgess registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Richard Edward Burgess and Rose Ethel Johnson resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Whipple, Fayette Co, WV. Coal mine.3 
Census13 Jan 1920 Richard Edward Burgess and Rose Ethel Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Whipple, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentMay 1930 Occupation: coal miner in May 1930 at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Census3 May 1930 Richard Edward Burgess and Rose Ethel Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV, on 3 May 1930.3 
Residence*29 Jan 1939 Richard Edward Burgess resided at Prosperity, Raleigh Co, WV, on 29 Jan 1939.6 
Residence1 Mar 1939 He resided at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV, on 1 Mar 1939.7 
EmploymentMay 1940 Occupation: coal miner in May 1940 at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Census16 May 1940 He and Rose Ethel Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV, on 16 May 1940.3 
Residence13 Jun 1943 Richard Edward Burgess and Rose Ethel Johnson resided at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV, on 13 Jun 1943.8 
ResidenceMay 1944 Richard Edward Burgess resided at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV, in May 1944.2 
Death*16 May 1944 Richard died on 16 May 1944 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 70.2,9 
Burial*21 May 1944 His body was interred on 21 May 1944 at Prosperity, Raleigh Co, WV, at Prosperity Cemetery.2,9 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Sarah Jane Blake, Anna Florence Burgess, Malinda Belle Burgess, Rosa Araminta Burgess, Richard Edward Burgess, Cora Sue Burgess, Charles Wheeler Burgess and Lucy May Burgess3
2 May 1910Meadow Fork Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVRichard Edward Burgess, Rose Ethel Johnson, Charles Wallace Burgess, Belma Jane Burgess, Edith Loraine Burgess and Esta Burgess3
13 Jan 1920Whipple, Fayette Co, WVRichard Edward Burgess, Rose Ethel Johnson, Charles Wallace Burgess, Belma Jane Burgess, Edith Loraine Burgess, Robert Edgar Burgess, Eugene Burleigh Burgess, Cathleen Belle Burgess, Leona Helen Burgess and Lloyd Richard Burgess3
3 May 1930Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WVRichard Edward Burgess, Rose Ethel Johnson, Charles Wallace Burgess, Belma Jane Burgess, Robert Edgar Burgess, Eugene Burleigh Burgess, Cathleen Belle Burgess, Leona Helen Burgess, Lloyd Richard Burgess and William Franklin Burgess3
16 May 1940Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WVRichard Edward Burgess, Rose Ethel Johnson, Robert Edgar Burgess, Eugene Burleigh Burgess, Lloyd Richard Burgess and William Franklin Burgess3

Family 1

Mary Miriam Blake b. circa 1872, d. before 1900
Marriage*26 Nov 1891 He married Mary Miriam Blake at Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Nov 1891.
Richard E. Burgess, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette, par. M & S.J., farmer; Mary M. Blake, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette, par. C.H. & Jane; md by S.W. Riner.4,5 
Children

Family 2

Jennie Roles b. circa 1879
Marriage*2 May 1900 He married Jennie Roles at Fayette Co, WV, on 2 May 1900. R. E. Burgess, age 27, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Meredith & Sarah J; Jennie Roles, age 21, single, b. Raleigh Co, WV, par. W. C. & Eliza J.5 

Family 3

Rose Ethel Johnson b. 5 Nov 1883, d. 15 Nov 1974
Marriage*27 Nov 1901 He married Rose Ethel Johnson at Minden, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Nov 1901. Richard E. Burgess, age 27, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Meredith & Sarah J; Rosa E. Johnson, age 18, single,b. Fayette Co, WV, par. J.W. & Mary E.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Annie Florence Treadway, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 31 January 1939.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Cora Blake, Oak Hill (WV) Fayette Tribune, Friday 3 March 1939.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Charles Wallace Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 15 June 1943.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Richard Edward Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 20 May 1944.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Rose E. Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 17 Nov 1974.

Cora Sue Burgess

F, #10779, b. 27 Jul 1878, d. 1 Mar 1939
FatherMeredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
MotherSarah Jane Blake b. 1843, d. 1 May 1898
Birth*27 Jul 1878 Cora was born at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1878.
1880 census age 5.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 Cora Sue Burgess appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*14 Feb 1892 She married John Edward Blake at Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Feb 1892.4 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: dressmaker in Apr 1910 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census*15 Apr 1910 Cora Sue Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1910. An Edward Blake is enumerated with Cora, shown as 'cousin' (J. Edward was Cora's second cousin). Cora declared herself to be widowed. This is likely her [estranged?] husband J. Edward, as he did not die until 1936, and the two are buried together.3 
Num Child*15 Apr 1910 She and John Edward Blake had 2 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1910.5 
Census10 Jan 1920 Cora Sue Burgess and John Edward Blake appeared on the census as head of household at Scarbro Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Jan 1920.3 
Census*11 Apr 1930 Cora Sue Burgess and John Edward Blake appeared on the census as head of household at Maple Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Apr 1930.3 
Residence20 Jan 1936 Cora Sue Burgess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jan 1936.6 
Residence*29 Jan 1939 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Jan 1939.7 
Death*1 Mar 1939 Cora died on 1 Mar 1939 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 60.
Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Blake, 60, who died at her home here Wednesday of chronic myocarditis after a 6 months' illness will be held on Saturday morning at 10 o'clock at the Baptist Church with Rev. C.S. Donnelly, pastor, officiating. Burial will be made in the High Lawn cemetery here with Tyree & Dew Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Blake was a member of the old Bethel church for over 50 years. She is the widow of the late J. Ed Blake who died about 3 years ago. She was the daughter of the late Meredith Burgess who died in 1923 [sic: 1924]. Mrs. Blake was born in Fayette County and had lived practically all her life in this city.
She is survived by one sister, Mrs. Augusta Crowder of Gilbert, two brothers, H.B. [sic: H.W.] Burgess of Romoland, Cal., and Richard Burgess of Cranberry, and one daughter Mrs. Melba Frantz of Summersville.2,8,1 
Burial*4 Mar 1939 Her body was interred on 4 Mar 1939 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.2,8 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Sarah Jane Blake, Anna Florence Burgess, Malinda Belle Burgess, Rosa Araminta Burgess, Richard Edward Burgess, Cora Sue Burgess, Charles Wheeler Burgess and Lucy May Burgess3
15 Apr 1910Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVCora Sue Burgess, Melba A. Blake and John Edward Blake3
10 Jan 1920Scarbro Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVJohn Edward Blake, Cora Sue Burgess and Melba A. Blake3
11 Apr 1930Maple Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVJohn Edward Blake, Cora Sue Burgess, Cecil G. Frantz and Melba A. Blake3

Family

John Edward Blake b. 22 Jun 1875, d. 20 Jan 1936
Marriage*14 Feb 1892 She married John Edward Blake at Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Feb 1892.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  5. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  6. [S237] Obituary, J. Ed Blake, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 21 January 1936.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Annie Florence Treadway, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 31 January 1939.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Cora Blake, Oak Hill (WV) Fayette Tribune, Friday 3 March 1939.

Charles Wheeler Burgess

M, #10780, b. 27 Nov 1876, d. 1 May 1907
FatherMeredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
MotherSarah Jane Blake b. 1843, d. 1 May 1898
Birth*27 Nov 1876 Charles was born at Quinnemont, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Nov 1876. 
 He was the son of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake
Birth2Dec 1876 Conflicting evidence states that Charles was born at Quinnemont, Fayette Co, WV, in Dec 1876.1 
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 He appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: coal miner in Jun 1900 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Charles Wheeler Burgess appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Joseph Clark and Rosa Araminta Burgess at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*5 Feb 1902 He married Georgia Bell Rhodes at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Feb 1902. Chas Burgess, age 25, single, b. WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Meredith & Jane, miner; Georgie B. Rhodes, age 20, single, b. WV, res Fayette Co, par. John & Rhoda; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.3 
Death*1 May 1907 Charles died on 1 May 1907 at Whipple Mine, Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, at age 30. Killed in the mine explosion.4,5 
Burial* His body was interred at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at Burgess Cemetery.4 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Sarah Jane Blake, Anna Florence Burgess, Malinda Belle Burgess, Rosa Araminta Burgess, Richard Edward Burgess, Cora Sue Burgess, Charles Wheeler Burgess and Lucy May Burgess2
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJoseph Clark, Rosa Araminta Burgess, Alfred Cecil Clark, Charles Wheeler Burgess, Henry 'Harry' Wallace Burgess and Charles Henry Reese2

Family

Georgia Bell Rhodes b. 20 Dec 1881, d. 24 Dec 1975
Marriage*5 Feb 1902 He married Georgia Bell Rhodes at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Feb 1902. Chas Burgess, age 25, single, b. WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Meredith & Jane, miner; Georgie B. Rhodes, age 20, single, b. WV, res Fayette Co, par. John & Rhoda; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S109] Birth Register of Fayette Co, WV, 1853- Bk1, p94, L21.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S2687] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. IV (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  5. [S2719] "100 Men Entombed," Explosion at the Whipple Mine, Scarbro, WV, Washington (DC) Post, Thursday, 2 May 1907, p. 1.

Lucy May Burgess

F, #10781, b. Sep 1879, d. 10 May 1898
FatherMeredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
MotherSarah Jane Blake b. 1843, d. 1 May 1898
Birth*Sep 1879 Lucy was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Sep 1879. 1880 census age 7/12, b. Sept [1879].1 
 She was the daughter of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake
Birth216 Dec 1879 Lucy May Burgess was birth2 on 16 Dec 1879.2 
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 She appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Death29 Feb 1898 Lucy May Burgess was death2 on 9 Feb 1898.2 
Death*10 May 1898 Lucy died on 10 May 1898 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 18. Died Oak Hill, of fever, age 18, par. Meredith Burgess, b. 10 May 1880, informant mother [sic].3 
Burial* She was buried at Burgess Cemetery, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Sarah Jane Blake, Anna Florence Burgess, Malinda Belle Burgess, Rosa Araminta Burgess, Richard Edward Burgess, Cora Sue Burgess, Charles Wheeler Burgess and Lucy May Burgess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2687] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. IV (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  3. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.

Virginia E. Ramey1

F, #10782, b. circa 1854, d. before 1909
FatherJames Ramey2
MotherEliza (?)2
Birth*circa 1854 Virginia was born at Rockbridge Co, VA, circa 1854.3,1 
 She was the daughter of James Ramey and Eliza (?)2 
Marriage*5 Mar 1869 She married Thomas John Burgess at Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1869. Thos Burgess, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan, farmer; Virginia E. Ramey, age 21, single, b. Rockbridge Co, VA, res. Fayette Co, par. James & Eliza; md by Thos F. Holt.1 
Census*2 Jul 1870 Virginia E. Ramey and Thomas John Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Loudon Twp, Kanawha Co, WV, on 2 Jul 1870.3 
CensusJun 1880 Virginia E. Ramey and Thomas John Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1880.3 
Num Child22 Jun 1900 Virginia E. Ramey and Thomas John Burgess had 5 children, with 5 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Census22 Jun 1900 Virginia E. Ramey and Thomas John Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Jun 1900.3 
Death*before 1909 Virginia died before 1909. Virginia's husband Thomas John Burgess was listed as widowed at his remarriage in 1909.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jul 1870Loudon Twp, Kanawha Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey and Lew Allen Burgess3
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Lew Allen Burgess, Virginia Lee Burgess, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Ada Belle Burgess3
22 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Minnie Burgess3

Family

Thomas John Burgess b. circa 1851, d. before 1930
Marriage*5 Mar 1869 She married Thomas John Burgess at Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1869. Thos Burgess, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan, farmer; Virginia E. Ramey, age 21, single, b. Rockbridge Co, VA, res. Fayette Co, par. James & Eliza; md by Thos F. Holt.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Lew Allen Burgess1,2,3,4

M, #10783, b. 1 Apr 1869, d. 1 Apr 1953
FatherThomas John Burgess b. circa 1851, d. before 1930
MotherVirginia E. Ramey b. circa 1854, d. before 1909
Birth*1 Apr 1869 Lew was born at Malden, Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1869.5,1 
 He was the son of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey
Birth20 May 1870 Lew was born at Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 May 1870. Luella Burgess, b. Malden, father Thos Burgess, carpenter, res. Malden, mother Virginia Burgess, single birth, reported by T. Burgess.2 
(Witness) Census2 Jul 1870 He appeared on the census of 2 Jul 1870 in the household of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey at Loudon Twp, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 Lew Allen Burgess appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*1 Apr 1897 He married Florence T. Lee at Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1897. L.A. Burgess, age 27, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Florence Lee, age 22, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by Ed Davis.6 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: carpenter in Jun 1900 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Num Child*5 Jun 1900 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee had 2 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1900.7 
Census*5 Jun 1900 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1900.3 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1910 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. House.3 
Census20 Apr 1910 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Apr 1910.3 
Num Child20 Apr 1910 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee had 5 children, with 5 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: carpenter in Jan 1920 at Ogden City, Fayette Co, WV. House.3 
Census26 Jan 1920 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee appeared on the census as head of household at Ogden City, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1930 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census30 Apr 1930 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1930.3 
EmploymentMay 1940 Occupation: farmer in May 1940 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census8 May 1940 Lew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 May 1940.3 
(informant) Death18 Dec 1944 Lew was informant for the death of Florence T. Lee at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Dec 1944.1 
Residence*12 Feb 1951 Lew Allen Burgess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Feb 1951.4 
Death*1 Apr 1953 Lew died on 1 Apr 1953 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 84.1 
Burial*4 Apr 1953 His body was interred on 4 Apr 1953 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.1,8,5 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jul 1870Loudon Twp, Kanawha Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey and Lew Allen Burgess3
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Lew Allen Burgess, Virginia Lee Burgess, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Ada Belle Burgess3
5 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLew Allen Burgess, Florence T. Lee, Harry Sterling Burgess and Blanche L. Burgess3
20 Apr 1910Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLew Allen Burgess, Florence T. Lee, Harry Sterling Burgess, Blanche L. Burgess, Cam William Burgess, Kinnison William Burgess and Lula Mae Burgess3
26 Jan 1920Ogden City, Fayette Co, WVLew Allen Burgess, Florence T. Lee, Harry Sterling Burgess, Blanche L. Burgess, Cam William Burgess, Kinnison William Burgess and Lula Mae Burgess3
30 Apr 1930Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVLew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee3
8 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLew Allen Burgess and Florence T. Lee3

Family

Florence T. Lee b. 1 Mar 1874, d. 18 Dec 1944
Marriage*1 Apr 1897 He married Florence T. Lee at Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1897. L.A. Burgess, age 27, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Florence Lee, age 22, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by Ed Davis.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Thomas L. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Tuesday, 13 February 1951.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lew Allen Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 3 April 1953.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  7. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  8. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.

Virginia Lee Burgess1

F, #10784, b. 4 Sep 1872, d. 18 Sep 1959
FatherThomas John Burgess b. circa 1851, d. before 1930
MotherVirginia E. Ramey b. circa 1854, d. before 1909
Birth*4 Sep 1872 Virginia was born at Kanawha Co, WV, on 4 Sep 1872.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 Virginia Lee Burgess appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*15 Aug 1889 She married John Henry Osborne at Kanawha Co, WV, on 15 Aug 1889. John H. Osborne, age 24, single, b. Smyth Co, VA, res. Kanawha Co; Virgie L. Burgess, age 16, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by J.E. Thomas.3 
Census*16 Jun 1900 Virginia Lee Burgess and John Henry Osborne appeared on the census as head of household at Brownstown Pct, Kanawha Co, WV, on 16 Jun 1900.2 
Num Child*16 Jun 1900 Virginia Lee Burgess and John Henry Osborne had 3 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1900.4 
Employment*May 1910 Occupation: dressmaker in May 1910 at Sun, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census6 May 1910 Virginia Lee Burgess and John Henry Osborne appeared on the census as head of household at Sun, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 May 1910.2 
Num Child6 May 1910 Virginia Lee Burgess and John Henry Osborne had 5 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1910.2 
Census2 Jan 1920 Virginia Lee Burgess and John Henry Osborne appeared on the census as head of household at Summerlee, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.2 
Census21 May 1930 Virginia Lee Burgess and John Henry Osborne appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 May 1930.2 
Census*1 May 1940 Virginia Lee Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 1 May 1940.2 
Residence*12 Feb 1951 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Feb 1951.5 
Residence24 Mar 1953 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Mar 1953.6 
Residence1 Apr 1953 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1953.7 
Death*18 Sep 1959 Virginia died on 18 Sep 1959 at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 87.1,8 
Burial*21 Sep 1959 Her body was interred on 21 Sep 1959 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.1,8,9 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Lew Allen Burgess, Virginia Lee Burgess, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Ada Belle Burgess2
16 Jun 1900Brownstown Pct, Kanawha Co, WVJohn Henry Osborne, Virginia Lee Burgess, Lelia Arna Osborne, Marie Mackey Osborne and Lee Roy Osborne2
6 May 1910Sun, Fayette Co, WVJohn Henry Osborne, Virginia Lee Burgess, Lelia Arna Osborne, Marie Mackey Osborne, Lee Roy Osborne and John Henry Osborne Jr2
2 Jan 1920Summerlee, Fayette Co, WVJohn Henry Osborne, Virginia Lee Burgess, Marie Mackey Osborne and Lee Roy Osborne2
21 May 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn Henry Osborne, Virginia Lee Burgess, Lee Roy Osborne and John Henry Osborne Jr2
1 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVVirginia Lee Burgess and Lee Roy Osborne2

Family

John Henry Osborne b. 11 Jan 1858, d. 30 Apr 1935
Marriage*15 Aug 1889 She married John Henry Osborne at Kanawha Co, WV, on 15 Aug 1889. John H. Osborne, age 24, single, b. Smyth Co, VA, res. Kanawha Co; Virgie L. Burgess, age 16, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by J.E. Thomas.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Thomas L. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Tuesday, 13 February 1951.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lee Roy Osborne, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 26 March 1953.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Lew Allen Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 3 April 1953.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Virginia Lee Osborne, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 20 September 1959.
  9. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.

Thomas Leonard Burgess1,2

M, #10785, b. Mar 1877, d. 12 Feb 1951
FatherThomas John Burgess b. circa 1851, d. before 1930
MotherVirginia E. Ramey b. circa 1854, d. before 1909
Birth*Mar 1877 Thomas was born at Malden, Kanawha Co, WV, in Mar 1877.3,1,2 
 He was the son of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 Thomas Leonard Burgess appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: carpenter in Jun 1900 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census22 Jun 1900 Thomas Leonard Burgess appeared on the census of 22 Jun 1900 in the household of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Marriage*27 Jul 1900 He married Mellie Virginia Huddleston at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1900. Thomas L. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Kanawha Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Thomas & Virginia, carpenter; Millie V. Huddleston, age 18, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. JR & Cynthia A; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.1 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1910 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Census*16 Apr 1910 Thomas Leonard Burgess and Mellie Virginia Huddleston appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Apr 1910.4 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: carpenter in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. House.4 
Census8 Jan 1920 Thomas Leonard Burgess and Mellie Virginia Huddleston appeared on the census as head of household at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 8 Jan 1920.4 
(informant) Death31 Mar 1927 Thomas was informant for the death of Mellie Virginia Huddleston at Mountain State Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 31 Mar 1927.5 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1930 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Buildings.4 
Census*12 Apr 1930 Thomas Leonard Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at 105 Monongalia St, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Margarett A. Norman, servant, age 32, divorced, b. OH.4 
Marriage* He married Margaret (?). Margaret may be the Margaret Norman, age 32, divorced, enumerated in the household of Thomas L. Burgess in 1930 as a servant.6 
Death*12 Feb 1951 Thomas died on 12 Feb 1951 at Harless Nursing Home, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 73.5,7 
Burial*14 Feb 1951 His body was interred on 14 Feb 1951 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at Oddfellows Cem.5,7 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Lew Allen Burgess, Virginia Lee Burgess, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Ada Belle Burgess4
22 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Minnie Burgess4
16 Apr 1910Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVThomas Leonard Burgess, Mellie Virginia Huddleston, Aaron Rooks Burgess, Alton Aubrey 'Ned' Burgess and Louise C. Burgess4
8 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVThomas Leonard Burgess, Mellie Virginia Huddleston, Aaron Rooks Burgess, Alton Aubrey 'Ned' Burgess, Louise C. Burgess and Cordelia Frances Huddleston4
12 Apr 1930105 Monongalia St, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVThomas Leonard Burgess, Aaron Rooks Burgess and Alton Aubrey 'Ned' Burgess4

Family 1

Mellie Virginia Huddleston b. Dec 1882, d. 31 Mar 1927
Marriage*27 Jul 1900 He married Mellie Virginia Huddleston at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1900. Thomas L. Burgess, age 23, single, b. Kanawha Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Thomas & Virginia, carpenter; Millie V. Huddleston, age 18, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. JR & Cynthia A; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.1 
Children

Family 2

Margaret (?)
Marriage* He married Margaret (?). Margaret may be the Margaret Norman, age 32, divorced, enumerated in the household of Thomas L. Burgess in 1930 as a servant.6 

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV, Delayed Birth Certificate, Aaron Rooks Burgess.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Thomas L. Burgess.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Thomas L. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Tuesday, 13 February 1951.
  8. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Ada Belle Burgess1

F, #10786, b. 7 Mar 1879, d. 5 Aug 1958
FatherThomas John Burgess b. circa 1851, d. before 1930
MotherVirginia E. Ramey b. circa 1854, d. before 1909
Birth*7 Mar 1879 Ada was born at Malden, Kanawha Co, WV, on 7 Mar 1879. 1880 census age 3.1 
 She was the daughter of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey
Birth27 Mar 1880 Ada Belle Burgess was birth2 on 7 Mar 1880 at WV.2,3 
(Witness) CensusJun 1880 She appeared on the census of Jun 1880 in the household of Thomas John Burgess and Virginia E. Ramey at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*circa 1900 She married John D. Blake circa 1900.3 
Census18 Apr 1910 Ada Belle Burgess and John D. Blake appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Apr 1910.3 
Census5 Apr 1930 Ada Belle Burgess and John D. Blake appeared on the census as head of household at Summerlee Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Apr 1930.3 
Residence12 Feb 1951 Ada Belle Burgess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Feb 1951.4 
Residence1 Apr 1953 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1953.5 
(informant) Death5 Sep 1953 Ada was informant for the death of John D. Blake at Summerlee Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Sep 1953.1,2 
Residence*Aug 1958 Ada Belle Burgess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, in Aug 1958.1 
Death*5 Aug 1958 Ada died on 5 Aug 1958 at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 79.1,2 
Burial*8 Aug 1958 She was buried on 8 Aug 1958 at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.1,2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVThomas John Burgess, Virginia E. Ramey, Lew Allen Burgess, Virginia Lee Burgess, Thomas Leonard Burgess and Ada Belle Burgess3
18 Apr 1910Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVJohn D. Blake, Ada Belle Burgess, Thelma Marie Blake, Carl Blake, Josie Blake and George Blake3
5 Apr 1930Summerlee Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVJohn D. Blake and Ada Belle Burgess3

Family

John D. Blake b. 30 Jul 1874, d. 5 Sep 1953
Marriage*circa 1900 She married John D. Blake circa 1900.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Thomas L. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Tuesday, 13 February 1951.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lew Allen Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 3 April 1953.

Clarence Hill Burgess1,2

M, #10787, b. 22 Oct 1870, d. 2 Jan 1947
Clarence Hill Burgess
Image credit: Daniel K. Burgess, burgesslegacy
FatherJames H. Burgess b. circa 1845, d. 2 Dec 1884
MotherCaroline C. Hill b. Dec 1845
Birth*22 Oct 1870 Clarence was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Oct 1870. 1900 census has Oct 1870; Fayette Births has 22 Nov 1870.1,3,4,5 
 He was the son of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1880 Clarence Hill Burgess appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1880 in the household of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*24 Dec 1895 He married Eva Alice Baber at Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1895. Clarence H. Burgess, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. James & Caroline, postmaster; Eva A. Baber, age 18, single, b Nicholas Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. H.D. & B.W; md by J.E. Mibane.6,7 
Employment*Jul 1900 Occupation: carpenter in Jul 1900 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Census*4 Jul 1900 Clarence Hill Burgess and Eva Alice Baber appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Jul 1900.5 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: teamster in Apr 1910 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census22 Apr 1910 Clarence Hill Burgess and Eva Alice Baber appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1910.2 
EmploymentJan 1920 Clarence's occupation: Sealer, weights and measures, and travel at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, in Jan 1920.2 
Census2 Jan 1920 He and Eva Alice Baber appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: painter in Apr 1930 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV. House.2 
Census14 Apr 1930 Clarence Hill Burgess and Eva Alice Baber appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Apr 1930.2 
Census8 May 1940 Clarence Hill Burgess and Eva Alice Baber appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 May 1940.2 
Death*2 Jan 1947 Clarence died on 2 Jan 1947 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 76.1,8,3 
Burial*5 Jan 1947 His body was interred on 5 Jan 1947 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at Family Cem.8 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames H. Burgess, Caroline C. Hill, Clarence Hill Burgess, Fred F. Burgess, Della A. Burgess and Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess2
4 Jul 1900Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVClarence Hill Burgess, Eva Alice Baber, Paul Alfred Burgess, Robert Mankin Burgess and Clarence Herman Burgess Jr5
22 Apr 1910Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVClarence Hill Burgess, Eva Alice Baber, Paul Alfred Burgess, Robert Mankin Burgess, Clarence Herman Burgess Jr, Alton Parker Burgess, Lawrence Edward "Heenie" Burgess, Alma Clara Burgess and John St Clair Burgess2
2 Jan 1920Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVClarence Hill Burgess, Eva Alice Baber, Clarence Herman Burgess Jr, Lawrence Edward "Heenie" Burgess, Alma Clara Burgess, John St Clair Burgess, Mabel Alene Burgess, William Bryan Burgess, Daniel Grover Burgess and Della A. Burgess2
14 Apr 1930Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVClarence Hill Burgess, Eva Alice Baber, Lawrence Edward "Heenie" Burgess, Mabel Alene Burgess, William Bryan Burgess, Daniel Grover Burgess and Kathryn A. Burgess2
8 May 1940Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVClarence Hill Burgess, Eva Alice Baber, John St Clair Burgess, William Bryan Burgess, Almeda Lee Mullens, Wallace E. McCombs, Mabel Alene Burgess and Daniel Grover Burgess2

Family

Eva Alice Baber b. 14 Jun 1877, d. 18 Nov 1974
Marriage*24 Dec 1895 He married Eva Alice Baber at Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1895. Clarence H. Burgess, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. James & Caroline, postmaster; Eva A. Baber, age 18, single, b Nicholas Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. H.D. & B.W; md by J.E. Mibane.6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Daniel K. Burgess, www.burgesslegacy.org (defunct as of 2009).
  4. [S109] Birth Register of Fayette Co, WV, 1853- Bk1, p48, L174, unnamed female.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  7. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Clarence H. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Saturday, 4 January 1947.

Fred F. Burgess

M, #10788, b. circa 1872
FatherJames H. Burgess b. circa 1845, d. 2 Dec 1884
MotherCaroline C. Hill b. Dec 1845
Birth*circa 1872 Fred was born at Fayette Co, WV, circa 1872. 1900 census enumerated as age 25, b. January 1875..1 
 He was the son of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1880 Fred F. Burgess appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1880 in the household of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*29 Dec 1896 He married Grace A. Calloway at Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Dec 1896. Fred, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. James & Caroline; Grace, 17, single, b. Raleigh Co, WV, par. H.R. & Mary..3 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1900 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*27 Jun 1900 Fred F. Burgess and Grace A. Calloway appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jun 1900.2 
Divorce*before 1906 Fred was divorced from Grace A. Calloway before 1906. Grace was enumerated as Grace Calloway in 1910, divorced; Fred was listed as in his second marriage.2 
Marriage*circa 1906 Fred F. Burgess married Lottie (?) circa 1906.2 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: machinist in May 1910 at Stuart, Fayette Co, WV. Coal mine.2 
Census*4 May 1910 Fred F. Burgess and Lottie (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Stuart, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 May 1910.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames H. Burgess, Caroline C. Hill, Clarence Hill Burgess, Fred F. Burgess, Della A. Burgess and Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess2
27 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVFred F. Burgess, Grace A. Calloway and Gladys Burgess2
4 May 1910Stuart, Fayette Co, WVFred F. Burgess, Lottie (?) and Gladys Burgess2

Family 1

Grace A. Calloway b. Mar 1880
Marriage*29 Dec 1896 He married Grace A. Calloway at Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Dec 1896. Fred, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. James & Caroline; Grace, 17, single, b. Raleigh Co, WV, par. H.R. & Mary..3 
Divorce*before 1906 Fred was divorced from Grace A. Calloway before 1906. Grace was enumerated as Grace Calloway in 1910, divorced; Fred was listed as in his second marriage.2 
Child

Family 2

Lottie (?) b. circa 1883
Marriage*circa 1906 Fred F. Burgess married Lottie (?) circa 1906.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.

Della A. Burgess1,2

F, #10789, b. May 1876, d. 9 Jul 1951
FatherJames H. Burgess b. circa 1845, d. 2 Dec 1884
MotherCaroline C. Hill b. Dec 1845
Birth227 May 1875 Della A. Burgess was birth2 on 27 May 1875 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Birth*May 1876 Della was born at Fayette Co, WV, in May 1876. 1880 census age 5; 1920 age 44, 1930 age 53.2 
 She was the daughter of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1880 Della A. Burgess appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1880 in the household of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census5 Jul 1900 Della A. Burgess appeared on the census of 5 Jul 1900 in the household of Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1910 Della A. Burgess appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1910 in the household of Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: nurse in Jan 1920 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census2 Jan 1920 Della A. Burgess appeared on the census of 2 Jan 1920 in the household of Clarence Hill Burgess and Eva Alice Baber at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.4 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: nurse in Apr 1930 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Census*14 Apr 1930 Della A. Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Apr 1930.4 
Residence*2 Jan 1947 She resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1947.4 
Death*9 Jul 1951 Della died on 9 Jul 1951 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 75.1 
Burial*11 Jul 1951 She was buried on 11 Jul 1951 at Family Cem, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames H. Burgess, Caroline C. Hill, Clarence Hill Burgess, Fred F. Burgess, Della A. Burgess and Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess4
5 Jul 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVCaroline C. Hill, Della A. Burgess, Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess, Ida T. Burgess and James H. Burgess4
16 Apr 1910Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVCaroline C. Hill, Della A. Burgess and Ida T. Burgess4
2 Jan 1920Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVClarence Hill Burgess, Eva Alice Baber, Clarence Herman Burgess Jr, Lawrence Edward "Heenie" Burgess, Alma Clara Burgess, John St Clair Burgess, Mabel Alene Burgess, William Bryan Burgess, Daniel Grover Burgess and Della A. Burgess4
14 Apr 1930Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVDella A. Burgess4

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Della A. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Tuesday, 10 July 1951.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess1,2

F, #10790, b. May 1878, d. 11 Aug 1964
FatherJames H. Burgess b. circa 1845, d. 2 Dec 1884
MotherCaroline C. Hill b. Dec 1845
Birth2Mar 1878 Conflicting evidence states that Kathryn was born at WV in Mar 1878.3 
Birth*May 1878 Kathryn was born at Fayette Co, WV, in May 1878.4 
 She was the daughter of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill
Birth31 Mar 1879 Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess was birth3 on 1 Mar 1879 at WV.5 
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1880 She appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1880 in the household of James H. Burgess and Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census5 Jul 1900 Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess appeared on the census of 5 Jul 1900 in the household of Caroline C. Hill at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*circa 1922 She married William Elmer Deegans circa 1922.2 
Census*5 Apr 1930 Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess and William Elmer Deegans appeared on the census as head of household at 2736 Third Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 5 Apr 1930.2 
(informant) Death25 Mar 1935 Kathryn was informant for the death of James H. Burgess at Biltmore Hotel, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 25 Mar 1935.5 
Residence15 Jun 1944 Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess lived on 15 Jun 1944 at East Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV.6 
(informant) Death15 Jun 1944 Kathryn was informant for the death of William Elmer Deegans at East Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 15 Jun 1944.6 
Residence*2 Jan 1947 Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1947.2 
(informant) Death9 Jul 1951 Kathryn was informant for the death of Della A. Burgess at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Jul 1951.7 
Residence9 Jul 1951 Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 9 Jul 1951.7 
Residence1 Apr 1962 She resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1962.8 
ResidenceAug 1964 She resided at 1548 Washington St E, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in Aug 1964.5 
Death*11 Aug 1964 Kathryn died on 11 Aug 1964 at McMillan Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 86.1,5 
Burial*14 Aug 1964 She was buried on 14 Aug 1964 at Ridgelawn Cem, Barboursville, Cabell Co, WV.5 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames H. Burgess, Caroline C. Hill, Clarence Hill Burgess, Fred F. Burgess, Della A. Burgess and Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess2
5 Jul 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVCaroline C. Hill, Della A. Burgess, Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess, Ida T. Burgess and James H. Burgess2
5 Apr 19302736 Third Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WVWilliam Elmer Deegans, Kathryn A. "Kate" Burgess and William Elmer Deegans Jr2

Family

William Elmer Deegans b. 31 Mar 1875, d. 15 Jun 1944
Marriage*circa 1922 She married William Elmer Deegans circa 1922.2 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Kathryn A. Deegans, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Wednesday, 12 Aug 1964.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S109] Birth Register of Fayette Co, WV, 1853- Bk1, p106, L29, unnamed male.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, William E. Deegans, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 16 June 1944.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Della A. Burgess, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Tuesday, 10 July 1951.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Deegans family, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 2 April 1962.

Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey1,2,3

F, #10791, b. 29 Jun 1858, d. 7 Nov 1942
FatherBaltzer Helvey b. circa 1813
MotherDelilah Bibb b. 22 Dec 1819, d. 17 Nov 1895
Birth*29 Jun 1858 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey was born on 29 Jun 1858 at VA.3,1,2 
 She was the daughter of Baltzer Helvey and Delilah Bibb
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1860 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1860 in the household of Baltzer Helvey and Delilah Bibb at District 2, Fayette Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census12 Aug 1870 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey appeared on the census of 12 Aug 1870 in the household of Baltzer Helvey and Delilah Bibb at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*7 Oct 1875 She married Andrew David Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 7 Oct 1875. Andrew Burgess Jr, age 20, single, b. Fayette, res. Fayette, par. Andrew & Betsy Burgess; J.F. Helvey, age 18, single, b. Fayette, res. Fayette, par. Baltzer & n/a Helvey; md by Martin Bibb.4 
(Witness) Census30 Jun 1880 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey appeared on the census of 30 Jun 1880 in the household of Baltzer Helvey and Delilah Bibb at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*21 Apr 1910 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey and Andrew David Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Arbuckle Road, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1910.2 
Census24 Jan 1920 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey and Andrew David Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Ogden City, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Jan 1920.2 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1930 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1930 in the household of Frank W. Burgess and Helen Mae Carson at Minden, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*Nov 1942 Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey resided at Minden, Fayette Co, WV, in Nov 1942.3 
Death*7 Nov 1942 Frances died on 7 Nov 1942 at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 84. Died of complications following a fall down steps.3,1 
Burial*9 Nov 1942 Her body was interred on 9 Nov 1942 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at Oddfellows Cem.3,1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1860District 2, Fayette Co, VABaltzer Helvey, Delilah Bibb, Margaret Helvey, Charles Thomas Helvey, Mary Ella Helvey, Martha Ann Helvey and Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey2
12 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVBaltzer Helvey, Delilah Bibb, Mary Ella Helvey, Martha Ann Helvey, John A.D. Helvey and Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey2
30 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBaltzer Helvey, Delilah Bibb, John A.D. Helvey, Andrew David Burgess and Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey2
21 Apr 1910Arbuckle Road, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAndrew David Burgess, Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey, Grace F. Burgess, Frank W. Burgess, Fred Harmon Burgess and Robert Erskel Burgess2
24 Jan 1920Ogden City, Fayette Co, WVAndrew David Burgess, Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey, Frank W. Burgess, Fred Harmon Burgess and Robert Erskel Burgess2
16 Apr 1930Minden, Fayette Co, WVFrank W. Burgess, Helen Mae Carson, Arvin Leon Burgess and Frances Jeanetta "Fannie" Helvey2

Family

Andrew David Burgess b. 27 Sep 1855, d. 30 Apr 1922
Marriage*7 Oct 1875 She married Andrew David Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 7 Oct 1875. Andrew Burgess Jr, age 20, single, b. Fayette, res. Fayette, par. Andrew & Betsy Burgess; J.F. Helvey, age 18, single, b. Fayette, res. Fayette, par. Baltzer & n/a Helvey; md by Martin Bibb.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2687] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. IV (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Fred Harmon Burgess, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 10 June 1958.

Florence Victoria Fink1

F, #10792, b. 14 Oct 1861, d. 9 Oct 1938
Birth*14 Oct 1861 Florence was born at Wyoming Co, WV, on 14 Oct 1861. Death certificate states county of birth as Raleigh.2 
Marriage*4 Aug 1898 She married Meredith "Babe" Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Aug 1898.
Meredith Burgess, age 52, widower, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan, farmer; Flora Fink, age 35, single, b. Wyoming Co, res. Fayette Co, par. n/a & Frances; md by W.W. Bibb.3,4 
Census*5 Jun 1900 Florence Victoria Fink and Meredith "Babe" Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1900.5 
Census*1910 Florence Victoria Fink was listed as a resident in the census report at White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, in 1910.5 
Census15 Apr 1910 She and Meredith "Babe" Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1910.5 
Census16 Jan 1920 Florence Victoria Fink and Meredith "Babe" Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Whipple Road, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Jan 1920.5 
Census12 Apr 1930 Florence Victoria Fink appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1930.5 
Death*9 Oct 1938 Florence died on 9 Oct 1938 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 76.2 
Burial*11 Oct 1938 Her body was interred on 11 Oct 1938 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at Oddfellows Cem.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess5
1910White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVFlorence Victoria Fink5
15 Apr 1910White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess, Hazel Lena Burgess, Opel Ashland Burgess and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess5
16 Jan 1920Whipple Road, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess, Hazel Lena Burgess and Opel Ashland Burgess5
12 Apr 1930Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVFlorence Victoria Fink and Basil Shiner Burgess5

Family

Meredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
Marriage*4 Aug 1898 She married Meredith "Babe" Burgess at Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Aug 1898.
Meredith Burgess, age 52, widower, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan, farmer; Flora Fink, age 35, single, b. Wyoming Co, res. Fayette Co, par. n/a & Frances; md by W.W. Bibb.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2319] Fayette Marriages, age 35, single, b. Wyoming Co., dau of Francis Fink.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Basil Shiner Burgess

M, #10793, b. 16 Aug 1899, d. 15 Apr 1974
FatherMeredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
MotherFlorence Victoria Fink b. 14 Oct 1861, d. 9 Oct 1938
Birth*16 Aug 1899 Basil Shiner Burgess was born on 16 Aug 1899 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.1,2 
 He was the son of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Florence Victoria Fink
(Witness) Census5 Jun 1900 Basil Shiner Burgess appeared on the census of 5 Jun 1900 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Florence Victoria Fink at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census15 Apr 1910 Basil Shiner Burgess appeared on the census of 15 Apr 1910 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Florence Victoria Fink at White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: student in Sep 1918 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Basil Shiner Burgess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.2 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 He registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Fayette Co, WV.2 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: carpenter in Jan 1920 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV. Coal mines.3 
(Witness) Census16 Jan 1920 He appeared on the census of 16 Jan 1920 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Florence Victoria Fink at Whipple Road, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: mechanic in Apr 1930 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1930 Basil Shiner Burgess appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1930 in the household of Florence Victoria Fink at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census*25 May 1940 Basil Shiner Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 May 1940.3 
Employment Occupation: coal miner at Amonate, Tazewell Co, VA. Pocahontas Fuel Co.1 
Death*15 Apr 1974 Basil died on 15 Apr 1974 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 74.1 
Burial*19 Apr 1974 His body was interred on 19 Apr 1974 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at Oddfellows Cem.1 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess3
15 Apr 1910White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess, Hazel Lena Burgess, Opel Ashland Burgess and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess3
16 Jan 1920Whipple Road, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess, Hazel Lena Burgess and Opel Ashland Burgess3
12 Apr 1930Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVFlorence Victoria Fink and Basil Shiner Burgess3
25 May 1940Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVBasil Shiner Burgess3

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Basil Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 17 April 1974.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess1,2

F, #10794, b. Sep 1892, d. 24 Feb 1953
Laura Augusta Burgess Crowder, Fairfield Cemetery, Fairborn, Greene Co, OH
Image credit: Wayne Seibert, findagrave.com
FatherMeredith "Babe" Burgess b. 10 Jun 1848, d. 26 Aug 1924
MotherSarah Jane Blake b. 1843, d. 1 May 1898
Birth*Sep 1892 Laura was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Sep 1892.3,4 
 She was the daughter of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Sarah Jane Blake
Birth29 Sep 1893 Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess was birth2 on 9 Sep 1893 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census5 Jun 1900 She appeared on the census of 5 Jun 1900 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Florence Victoria Fink at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.5 
(Witness) Census15 Apr 1910 Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess appeared on the census of 15 Apr 1910 in the household of Meredith "Babe" Burgess and Florence Victoria Fink at White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Marriage*18 May 1913 She married Ira Abel Crowder at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 May 1913. Ira Crowder, age 21, single, b. Craig Co, VA, res. Dunloop, par. Isaac & Millie, carpenter; Gussie Burgess, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Oak Hill, par. Meredith & n/a; md by T.H. Fitzgerald at Oak Hill.6,5 
Residence*1922 Ira Abel Crowder and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess resided at 617-1/2 Maryland Ave, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in 1922.7 
Census8 Apr 1930 She and Ira Abel Crowder appeared on the census as head of household at Kistler, Logan Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1930.5 
Divorce* Laura was divorced from Ira Abel Crowder.2 
Residence1 Mar 1939 Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess resided at Gilbert, Mingo Co, WV, on 1 Mar 1939.8 
Census*19 Apr 1940 She and Ira Abel Crowder appeared on the census as head of household at Tamcliff, Mingo Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1940. Ira was enumerated in this household in 1940, with Gussie as informant, but he was living in Chapmanville in 1940 with his second wife Lillian. Gussie reported herself as married.5 
Residence16 May 1944 Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess resided at Logan, Logan Co, WV, on 16 May 1944.9 
Residence*Feb 1953 She resided at Fairborn, Greene Co, OH, in Feb 1953.1 
Death*24 Feb 1953 Laura died on 24 Feb 1953 at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Montgomery Co, OH, at age 60. Informant was James E. Morris.1,2 
Burial*26 Feb 1953 She was buried on 26 Feb 1953 at Fairfield Cem, Fairborn, Greene Co, OH.1 
Note* She My Grandmother was Augusta "Gussie" Laura Burgess Crowder. She was married to Ira Abel Crowder. They were divorced with my father was 6, around 1927. They lived in the Logan County, WV area and later she moved to Fairborn, Greene County, Ohio where she died. They had 7 children: oldest to the youngest, Buddy Crowder (who died when he was an infant), Evelyn Crowder Whit married to Bailey Whit (June 12, 1915 - Jan. 16, 1986), Ralph Crowder (died when he was an infant), Leonard Ray Crowder my Dad (March 20, 1921, living in Jacksonville), Clyde Crowder (died about 35 years ago), Bernard Edward Crowder (Sept. 22, 1925 - Aug. 18, 1983), and Charles Crowder (the youngest, July 8, 1925 - Oct. 28, 1971).

My Grandmother lived with my family until she died.

If you have information regarding my Grandmother Gussie, I would appreciate it. She died when I was a toddler, I think in 1952 or 1953. Thanks, Connie Crowder Garnett
13 Sept 2003, garnetwork@comcast.net.10 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess5
15 Apr 1910White Oak Rd, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVMeredith "Babe" Burgess, Florence Victoria Fink, Basil Shiner Burgess, Hazel Lena Burgess, Opel Ashland Burgess and Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess5
8 Apr 1930Kistler, Logan Co, WVIra Abel Crowder, Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess, Evelyn Crowder, Leonard Ray Crowder, Clyde W. Crowder, Bernard Edward Crowder and Charles E. Crowder5
19 Apr 1940Tamcliff, Mingo Co, WVIra Abel Crowder, Laura Augusta "Gussie" Burgess, Leonard Ray Crowder, Clyde W. Crowder, Bernard Edward Crowder and Charles E. Crowder5

Family

Ira Abel Crowder b. 24 Mar 1892, d. 11 Mar 1964
Marriage*18 May 1913 She married Ira Abel Crowder at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 May 1913. Ira Crowder, age 21, single, b. Craig Co, VA, res. Dunloop, par. Isaac & Millie, carpenter; Gussie Burgess, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Oak Hill, par. Meredith & n/a; md by T.H. Fitzgerald at Oak Hill.6,5 
Divorce* Laura was divorced from Ira Abel Crowder.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2727] Ohio Death Certificate online at familysearch.org,.
  2. [S2675] Online at www.ancestry.com, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, accessed Jan 2005.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S1423] Gravestone.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  7. [S2751] Ancestry.com., City Directory (ancestry.com), Charleston, WV, 1922.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Cora Blake, Oak Hill (WV) Fayette Tribune, Friday 3 March 1939.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Richard Edward Burgess, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 20 May 1944.
  10. [S2675] Online at www.ancestry.com,.

Amanda Blake

F, #10796, b. circa 1838, d. 29 Jan 1897
FatherJohn Blake b. circa 1815, d. 1886
MotherMalinda Johnson b. circa 1815, d. circa 1854
Birth*circa 1838 Amanda was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1838. 
 She was the daughter of John Blake and Malinda Johnson
(Witness) Census6 Sep 1850 Amanda Blake appeared on the census of 6 Sep 1850 in the household of John Blake and Malinda Johnson at District 14, Fayette Co, VA.1 
Marriage She married Hiram Burgess
Census29 Jul 1870 Amanda Blake and Hiram Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Hannan Twp, Mason Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1870.1 
CensusJun 1880 Amanda Blake and Hiram Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1880.1 
Death*29 Jan 1897 Amanda died on 29 Jan 1897.2 
Burial* Her body was interred at Sheridan, Sheridan Co, WY, at Sheridan Municipal Cem.2 

Census Records Summary

DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
6 Sep 1850District 14, Fayette Co, VAJohn Blake, Malinda Johnson, Amanda Blake, George W. Blake, Henry H. Blake, Sarah Jane Blake, Martin Van Buren Blake and Martha A. Blake1
29 Jul 1870Hannan Twp, Mason Co, WVHiram Burgess, Amanda Blake, John A. Burgess and Allen Lee Burgess1
Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHiram Burgess, Amanda Blake, John A. Burgess, Allen Lee Burgess, Alice Malinda Burgess, Lutessia M. 'Lula' Burgess, Lottie May Burgess and William Minor Burgess1

Family

Hiram Burgess b. circa 1843, d. before 1910
Marriage She married Hiram Burgess
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.