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

m. 31 Jan 1900


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

    Born  28 Aug 1880  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Oct 1964  Bristol, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Oct 1964  See Notes Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  31 Jan 1900  Pounding Mill, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Frances McCoy | F203 
    Married  22 Apr 1929  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA 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 CombsMother | Female
    Cana Mae Combs

    Born  6 Apr 1883  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Feb 1927  War, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1927  Hartwell Cemetery, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Meredith Richard Pennington/Combs | F320 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susan Elizabeth "Susie" Totten | F320 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Raleigh Walter Burress

    Born  7 Dec 1900  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Apr 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, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Jan 1977  Mt. Vernon, Knox, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Tyler J Bledsoe | F78 
    Married  5 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, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Byrd Patton BurressChild 4 | Male
    Byrd Patton Burress

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

    Emery Hamilton BurressChild 5 | Male
    Emery Hamilton Burress

    Born  27 Jan 1907  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Sep 1961  Lansing, Clinton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Sep 1961  Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Bath, Clinton, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    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  1941  West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location

    Dora Elizabeth BurressChild 6 | Female
    Dora Elizabeth Burress

    Born  5 Feb 1909  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Clarence Winter Brinegar | F1520 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Male
    Ernest Arthur Burress

    Born  11 June 1911  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA 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 W. 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, West Virginia, United States 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  Mar 1978  Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Virginia Alice McGuire | F212 
    Married  15 Dec 1934   

    Child 9 | Male
    Emerson William Burress

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

    Georgia Emma BurressChild 10 | Female
    Georgia Emma Burress

    Born  15 Apr 1915  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States 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  William F. Harman | F508 
    Married  1934  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Louis E. Frank | F472 
    Married     

    Child 11 | Female
    Lola Mae Burress

    Born  19 Apr 1916  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Sep 1921  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Sep 1921  Hartwell Cemetery, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 12 | Male
    Joe S. Burress

    Born  9 Feb 1920  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

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

    Born  9 Oct 1921  Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Jul 1978  Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA 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   

  • Histories
    Burress & Combs Family History
    Burress & Combs Family History
    Written by Matilda Burress Bledsoe, Raleigh's daughter.