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Jessie Elizabeth Burress

Female 1894 - 1975  (81 years)


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  • Name Jessie Elizabeth Burress 
    Born 24 May 1894  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900 1900  Clear Fork District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910 1910  Clear Fork District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 3 Jan 1914  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 29 Jul 1915  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 27 Sep 1915  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 7 Jan 1916  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 3 Mar 1916  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 2 Dec 1923  Norton, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 10 Dec 1941  Pearl Harbor, HI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 29 Oct 1975  Broward County, Pompano Beach, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 81 years 
    Buried Lauderdale Memorial Park, Ft. Lauderdale, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID P1209  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father John Wesley Burress
              b. Sep 1849, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Jan 1920, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Mary Margurite Hall
              b. 28 Apr 1854, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Dec 1917, Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Abt 1867  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F185  Group Sheet

    Husband George William Floyd
              b. 4 Jun 1876, Henry, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Jul 1948, Ft. Lauderdale Broward County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1917  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F451  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 May 1894 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Miss Jessie Burress, of Graham, has returned from Bramwell, where she has been visiting many of her friends. She is now visiting her sister, Mrs. J.P. Shelton in Bluefield. - 3 Jan 1914 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Bluefield Daily Telegraph A number of Grahamites, including several ladies, enjoyed a big fox chase on East River Mountain Tuesday night. Grace Hall was chosen master of hounds and the dogs were not long in finding a good trail. The chase lasted an hour when the fox went to earth near the big bluffs under the brink of the mountain. It Was the first experience at chasing for some of the ladies but they enjoyed the fun immensely. Those in the party were Mrs. J.W Moore, Misses Orgie, Ida and Jessie Burress, Marue Scott, Mandeline Trout, Gertrude and Mabel Rucker, Billie and Marie Hall and Edna Kelster and Donald Sanders, Ray Hart, Verny Burress, Bob Greever, Walter Keister, A.G. Hall and Amos Wade. - 29 Jul 1915 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Jessie Burress wedding to Elam deferred (apparently at some point they broke off the engagement, as there doesn't seem to be any indication they married and two years latter she married George Floyd.) - 27 Sep 1915 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Miss Jessie Burress will leave this morning for Roanoke where she will attend the Roanoke Business College - 7 Jan 1916 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Miss Jessie Burress had her right hand badly burned TU night when a kettle of hot taffy was overturned & part of the contents spilled on her hand. The hand was dressed by a phy. & it is not thought the accident will leave any serious results. - 3 Mar 1916 - Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jun 1917 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 1975 - Broward County, Pompano Beach, Florida Link to Google Earth
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