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Family: Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton Burress / Cana Mae "Cannie" Combs (F204)

m. 31 Jan 1900


Family Information

  • Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton BurressHusband | Male
    Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton Burress

    Born  28 August 1880  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Oct 1964  Bristol, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1964  Earls Family Cemetery, Cliffield, Earls Branch, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  31 Jan 1900  [1]  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Frances McCoy | F203 
    Married  22 Apr 1929  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Wesley Burress | F186 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Matilda "Tildie" Rose Earls | F186 Group Sheet 

    Cana Mae "Cannie" CombsWife | Female
    Cana Mae "Cannie" Combs

    Born  6 April 1883  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Feb 1927  War, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Mar 1927  Hartwell Cemetery, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Meredith Richard Combs | F322 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susan Elizabeth "Susie" Totten | F322 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Raleigh Walter Burress

    Born  07 December 1900  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  06 April 1915  Brookland, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Matilda Gladys BurressChild 2 | Female
    + Matilda Gladys Burress

    Born  7 Sep 1903  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 January 1977  Mt. Vernon, Knox, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Tyler J Bledsoe | F78 
    Married  05 Nov 1926  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Sarah R. Burress

    Born  1904  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Between 1911-1920  West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Byrd Patton BurressChild 4 | Male
    + Byrd Patton Burress

    Born  11 Jul 1905  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jun 1971  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ella Rivers Mitchell | F150 
    Married  23 Jul 1927  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Emery "Red" Hamilton BurressChild 5 | Male
    + Emery "Red" Hamilton Burress

    Born  27 Jan 1907  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Sep1961  Lansing, Clinton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Hazel Leona Palmer | F161 
    Married  03 Aug 1927  Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elizabeth Alice "Bessie" Thompson | F162 
    Married  17 May 1934  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Frances "Fannie" Louise Alberty | F160 
    Married  7 Dec 1941  Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location

    Dora Helen BurressChild 6 | Female
    + Dora Helen Burress

    Born  05 Feb 1909  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried  1976  Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Clarence Winter Brinegar | F1486 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Male
    + Ernest Arthur Burress

    Born  11 June 1911  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  01 June 1985  Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Gussie Wyrine Deskins | F163 
    Married  1 Oct 1936  Buchanan, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    + Sherman Woodrow Burress

    Born  19 Dec 1912  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Mar 1978  Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tn Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Virginia Alice McGuire | F212 
    Married  15 Dec 1934   

    Child 9 | Male
    Emerson William Burress

    Born  15 Apr 1915  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  06 Aug 1915  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Georgia Emma BurressChild 10 | Female
    + Georgia Emma Burress

    Born  15 Apr 1915  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Jan 2004  Glen Rock, York, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Louis E. Frank | F462 
    Married     
    Spouse  William F. Harman | F496 
    Married  1934  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Female
    Lola Mae Burress

    Born  19 Apr 1916  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  02 Sep 1921  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Hartwell Cemetery, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 12 | Male
    Joseph S. Burress

    Born  09 Feb 1920  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Perry Vernon "Jack" BurressChild 13 | Male
    Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress

    Born  09 Oct 1921  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Jul 1978  Baltimore, Md Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Adeline Whitt | F201 
    Married  06 Jan 1944  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Unknown Allen | F202 
    Married  After 1950   

  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881244] Marriage Record, Marriage Certificate, 31 Jan 1900.
      Husband Name: Roley Burress Husband Age: 19 Husband Birthplace: Tazewell County, Virginia Husband Residence: Tazewell County, Virginia Husband Condition: Single Husband Father: John Burress Husband Mother: Matilda Burress Husband Occupation: Farmer Wife Name: Canny Combs Wife Age: 16 Wife Birthplace: Tazewell County, Virginia Wife Residence: Tazewell County, Virginia Wife Condition: Single Wife father: Richard Combs Wife Mother: Susan Combs Marriage date: 31 Jan 1900 Marriage Place: Tazewell County, Virginia, Brides Residence Performed By: J.R. Sparks