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Vernon Lee Burress

Male 1889 - 1961  (72 years)


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  • Name Vernon Lee Burress  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Newspaper 1915 February 11  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 11 April 1889  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 8
    Gender Male 
    Newspaper 29 July 1915  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 8 April 1922  Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 October 1961  Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Age 72 years 
    Buried Maple Hill Cemetery, Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID P1231  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father John Wesley Burress
              b. Sep 1849, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 January 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

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Vernon Burress held the lucky number at the last drawing of the Moore suit club. - 1915 February 11 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 April 1889 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - 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 (more...) - 29 July 1915 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - V.L. Burress Narrowly Escapes Being Crushed to Death, Piano Falls on Driver of Truck... - 8 April 1922 - Graham, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 October 1961 - Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maple Hill Cemetery, Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1443787395] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Admini), Registration Location: Tazewell County, Virginia; Roll: 1991281; Draft Board: 0.
      Birth date: 11 Apr 1889 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: Residence place: Tazewell, Virginia

    2. [S-1444857683] West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - "West Virginia Deaths, 1853–1970." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah. From originals housed in county courthouses throughout West Virginia. "Death Records.".O), West Virginia Death Index, 18 Oct 1961.
      Name: Vernon Lee Burress Birth Date: 11 Apr 1884 Birth Place: Tazewell County, Virginia Death Date: 18 Oct 1961 Death Place: B.P. Blfd., Mercer, West Virginia Burial Date: 20 Oct 1961 Cemetery Name: Maple Hill Death Age: 72 Occupation: Hauling & Moving Transfer Race: White Marital Status: Married Gender: Male Father Name: Wesley Burress Mother Name: Maggie Hall FHL Film Number: 804481

    3. [S-1443787961] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch l), Roll: ; Local board: Tazewell , Virginia.
      Birth date: 11 Apr 1889 Birth place: Tazewell, Virginia Residence date: Residence place: Tazewell, Virginia

    4. [S-1384265072] U.S. City Directories (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl).
      Residence date: 1912 Residence place: Bluefield, West Virginia, USA

    5. [S-1384265072] U.S. City Directories (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl).
      Residence date: 1917 Residence place: Bluefield, West Virginia, USA

    6. [S-1384265072] U.S. City Directories (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl).
      Residence date: 1925 Residence place: Bluefield, West Virginia, USA

    7. [S-1275223198] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    8. [S-897186494] Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-1999, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    9. [S-1444881254] Grave Stone, Gravestone, 18 Oct 1961.