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Henry Preston "Bud" Burress

Male 1883 - 1964  (81 years)


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  • Name Henry Preston "Bud" Burress 
    Born 30 May 1883  Clinch River, Tazewell, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1910  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WWI Draft Card 12 Sep 1918  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1920  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 23 Apr 1924  Baptist Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1930  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 20 Mar 1936  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WWII Draft Card 29 Apr 1942  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Dec 1964  Burress Cemetery, Bandy, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Henry Preston and Mary Quesenberry Burress Gravestone
    Henry Preston and Mary Quesenberry Burress Gravestone
    Died 22 Dec 1964  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Burial: Bandy, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
    Henry P. Burress Obit
    Henry P. Burress Obit
    Person ID P1018  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2015 

    Father John Wesley Burress,   b. 10 March 1861, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1929, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Matilda "Tildie" Rose Earls,   b. Abt 1861, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1895, Cavatts Creek, Tazewell Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married 09 Sep 1879  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F186  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Frances Quesenberry,   b. 10 Aug 1885, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1942, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 27 Jul 1904  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Husband's Name Henry P. Burress Husband's Age 22 Husband's Birthplace Tazewell County, Virginia Husband's Residence Tazewell County, Virginia Husband's Condition Single Husband's Father John W. Burress Husband's Mother Matilda Burress Husband's Occupation Farmer Wife's Name M.F. Quesenberry Wife's Age 19 Wife's Birthplace Tazewell County, Virginia Wife's Residence Tazewell County, Virginia Wife's Condition Single Wife's Father Frederick Quesenberry Wife's Mother Cynthia Quesenberry Marriage Date 27 July 1904 Marriage Place Tazewell County, Virginia Performed By J.R. Sparks
    Children 
     1. Ira F. Burress,   b. 6 Jun 1905, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1932, Raven Nest, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     2. Helen C. Burress,   b. 6 Jun 1906, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1977, Wellington Community Hospital, Medina, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  []
     3. Melvin Wesley Burress,   b. 7 Sep 1907, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1985, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  []
     4. Vergi Burress,   b. 4 Mar 1908, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1908, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     5. Dora Mae Burress,   b. 6 Apr 1910, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1994, Cliffield, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  []
     6. William Henry "Bill" Burress,   b. 12 Apr 1911, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1992, Campbellsville, Taylor, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  []
     7. Rose Gray "Betty" Burress,   b. 4 Jun 1912, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 2007, Eustis, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  []
     8. Luther Hobart Burress,   b. 13 Nov 1913, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1991, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  []
     9. Clarence Bernard Burress,   b. 29 Dec 1915, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1987, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  []
     10. Pearl Lenna Burress,   b. 18 Dec 1916, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1969, Pearisburg, Giles, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  []
     11. Margaret Lillie Burress,   b. 4 May 1918, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1973, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  []
     12. George Edward Burress,   b. 13 Feb 1920, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1999, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  []
     13. Geraldine Burress,   b. 8 Jan 1921, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1931, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)  []
     14. James "Jim" Irvin Burress,   b. 2 Aug 1923, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 2001, Tazewell Community Hospital, Maxwell, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     15. Blanche Virginia Burress,   b. 2 Feb 1925, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 2003, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  []
    Photos
    Henry Preston Burress and Mary Frances Quesenberry
    Henry Preston Burress and Mary Frances Quesenberry
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Carrie Altzier Crockett,   b. 26 Oct 1892, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1975, Bellville, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married Jan 1943  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 May 1883 - Clinch River, Tazewell, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jul 1904 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWWI Draft Card - WWI Draft Registration - 12 Sep 1918 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - This deed, made this 23rd day of April in the year one thousand nine hundred and twenty four between Mary Burress and H.P. Burress her husband parties of the first part, and Nannie Belle Hunt and Newton Hunt her husband parties of the second part. Witnesseth: that in consideration of the sum of One Dollar, cash in hand paid the receipt of which is hereby acknowledges and an exchange of another tract of land by deed of even date the said Mary Burress and H.P. Burress her husband doth grant until the said Nannie Belle Hunt and Newton Hunt with General Warranty, all of that certain piece or parcel of land lying and being in Baptist Valley Tazewell County and state of Virginia and more particularly described as follows: Beginning on a locust Northwardly from Nannie Harrisons barn, on the cross road running Easterly to a stake on top of a knob; thence up the spur to a stake near a low gap; thence to a bunch of Poplar Sprouts; thence leaving said spur, running Northeasterly to a wire fence; thence with the wire fence to Bandy?s line; thence with said Bandy?s line to the cross road; and then with the said road to the beginning and said to contain 15 acres more or less which land is sold by the boundary and not by the acre. And being the same tract of land conveyed to the said Mary Burress and H.P. Burress by Deed dated the 22nd day of April 1921 and recorded in the office of the Clerk of Tazewell County Virginia in Deed Book 90 page 523. The said Mary Burress and H.P. Burress covenant that they have the right to convey the said land to the grantees; that they have done no act to encumber the said land that the grantees shall have quiet possession of the land, free from all encumbrances, and that they the said parties of the first part, will execute such further assurances of the said land as may be requisite. Witness the following signatures and seals: Mary Burress (seal) H.P. Burress (seal) - 23 Apr 1924 - Baptist Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mr. and Mrs. Bud Burress (Mary Frances Quesenberry) were calling on their brother, Melvin Quesenberry, who is seriously ill in the Richlands hospital. - 20 Mar 1936 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWWII Draft Card - WWII Draft Registration - 29 Apr 1942 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Jan 1943 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Dec 1964 - Burress Cemetery, Bandy, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Dec 1964 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S63] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, Page 200.
      Henry Preston Burress, 30 May 1883 Clinch River, Tazewell, VAName Note: Twin; Father - John W. Burress Mother: Tildey Burress.

    2. [S30] Tazewell County Deed Books.

    3. [S33] Tazewell Marriage Register, Register 3, Page 165, Line 130.