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Laura Annabelle Burress

Laura Annabelle Burress

Female 1884 - 1956  (71 years)

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  • Name Laura Annabelle Burress 
    Born 18 Aug 1884  Burkes Garden, Tazewell County, Virginia 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 
    Newspaper 13 Sep 1931  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 13 Jul 1949  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Apr 1956  Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age 71 years 
    Buried 15 Apr 1956  Monte Vista Park Cemetery, Bluefield, Mercer County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID P1228  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 Joseph Frederick Shelton
              b. 9 Jan 1876, Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Feb 1963, Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1903  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 5 children 
    Photos
    Joseph & Laura Burress Shelton
    Family ID F1065  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Aug 1884 - Burkes Garden, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Sep 1903 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Miss Shelton Hostess (Margaret Shelton, daughter of Laura). - 13 Sep 1931 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Attending funeral of sister Orgie - 13 Jul 1949 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Apr 1956 - Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1278084704] West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), West Virginia Death Index, 13 Apr 1956.
      Name: Laura Annabelle Burress Shelton Birth Date: 18 Aug 1884 Birth Place: Burkes Garden, Virginia Death Date: 13 Apr 1956 Death Place: Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia Burial Date: 15 Apr 1956 Cemetery Name: Monte Vista Death Age: 71 years 7 months 25 days Occupation: Hw Race: White Marital Status: Married Gender: Female Father Name: Wesley Burress Mother Name: Margaret Esther Hall FHL Film Number: 804480

    2. [S-1444881244] Marriage Record, Tazewell County Marriage Register 3, Page 161, Line 196, 22 September 1903.
      Husband's Name Joseph F. Shelton Husband's Age 26 Husband's Birthplace Mercer County, West Virginia Husband's Residence Mercer County, West Virginia Husband's Condition Single Husband's Father R. Shelton Husband's Mother Nancy Shelton Husband's Occupation Printer/Painter? Wife's Name Laura A. Burress Wife's Age 16 Wife's Birthplace Tazewell County, Virginia Wife's Residence Tazewell County, Virginia Wife's Condition Single Wife's Father John W. Burress Wife's Mother Mary Marriage Date 22 September 1903 Marriage Place Tazewell County, Virginia Performed By M.P. Combs