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Sarah Melvina "Sallie" Burress

Sarah Melvina "Sallie" Burress

Female 1885 - 1967  (81 years)

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  • Name Sarah Melvina "Sallie" Burress 
    Born 23 Apr 1885  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900 1900  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910 1910  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920 1920  Maiden Springs District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930 1930  Maiden Springs District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    CV News 22 Mar 1935  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 9 Nov 1941  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 1967  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Mar 1967  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 81 years 
    Siblings 8 siblings 
    Person ID P1236  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father John Wesley Burress
              b. 10 Mar 1861, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 May 1929, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Matilda "Tildie" Rose Earls
              b. 1861, Tazewell County, Virginia 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 9 Sep 1879  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F186  Group Sheet

    Husband William Henry Shortridge
              b. 16 Aug 1878, Grundy, Buchanan County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 5 January 1958, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1902  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 13 children 
    Family ID F1090  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Apr 1885 - McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1900 - 1900 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Jul 1902 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1910 - 1910 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCV News - Mr. & Mrs. Henry Shortridge (Sarah M. Burress) , Cinda Waldron & Mrs. R. H. Burress were visiting relatives in Raven Saturday night on account of illness in the family. (The illness would have been that of Raleigh & Sarah's stepmother, Jennie Chambers Burress) - 22 Mar 1935 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Bluefield Daily Telegraph Court Happenings. Sarah and Henry Shortridge VS. John Tizen, notice of motion. The Shortridge vs. Tizens cases are the outcome of an automobile collision which occurred at the point where the road from the county farm intersects Route 19 a short distance east of the Tazewell corporation line on August 10 1941. Sarah Shortridge claims damage for personal injury to the extent of $5,000 and Henry Shortridge $10,000. - 9 Nov 1941 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 1967 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 1967 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881244] Marriage Record, Tazewell County Marriage Register 3, Page 153, Line 188 , 20 July 1902.
      Husband Name: Henry Shortridge Husband Age: 23 Husband Birthplace: Buchanan County, Virginia Husband Residence: Tazewell County, Virginia Husband Condition: Single Husband Father: Smith Shortridge Husband Mother: Not Given Husband Occupation: Farmer Wife Name: Sallie Burress Wife Age: 17 Wife Birthplace: Tazewell County, Virginia Wife Residence: Tazewell County, Virginia Wife Condition: Single Wife father: John Burress Wife Mother: Not Given Marriage Date: 20 July 1902 Marriage Place: Tazewell County, Virginia Performed By: J.R. Sparks