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Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress

Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress

Male 1921 - 1978  (56 years)

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  • Name Perry Vernon "Jack" Burress  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 09 Oct 1921  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 6
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930 1930  Big Creek, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 1943  [7, 8
    Died Jul 1978  Baltimore, Md Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Age 56 years 
    Siblings 12 siblings 
    Photos
    Perry Vernon 'Jack' Burress
    Person ID P1372  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton Burress
              b. 28 August 1880, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Oct 1964, Bristol, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Cana Mae "Cannie" Combs
              b. 6 April 1883, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Feb 1927, War, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1900  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F204  Group Sheet

    Wife 1 Adeline Whitt
              b. 1926, Mingo, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 06 Jan 1944  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 9
    Photos
    Perry Vernon Burress and Adeline Whitt
    Family ID F201  Group Sheet

    Wife 2 Unknown Allen 
    Married After 1950 
    Family ID F202  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 09 Oct 1921 - Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1930 - 1930 - Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Jan 1944 - McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1275216327] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Number: 228-05-2299; Issue State: Virginia; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Birth date: 9 Oct 1921 Birth place: Death date: Jul 1978 Death place:

    2. [S-1275519826] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).
      Birth date: 1921 Birth place: Residence date: Residence place: West Virginia

    3. [S-1444858014] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - "West Virginia Marriages, 1853–1970." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2008, 2009. Digital images of originals housed in County Courthouses in various counti).
      Marriage date: 1944 Marriage place: Mcdowell, West Virginia, United States

    4. [S-1325684453] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.Original data: Beneficiary Identificatio).
      Birth date: 9 Oct 1921 Birth place: Death date: 7 Jul 1978 Death place:

    5. [S-1444858014] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - "West Virginia Marriages, 1853–1970." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2008, 2009. Digital images of originals housed in County Courthouses in various counti).

    6. [S-1444881232] McDowell County, WV Register of Births, Page 15 Volume 3 Line 34.
      1921 Oct 9 - Canebreak; Burress, Perry V., Male. Father: R.H. age 41 years, born, Virginia. Mother: Kenny May, age 37 years, born Virginia. Informant: L.A. Crandell.

    7. [S-1444881225] NARA.
      ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 35647626 NAME BURRESS#PERRY#V RESIDENCE: STATE #4 Undefined Code RESIDENCE: COUNTY 047 Undefined Code PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 5442 HUNTINGTON WEST VIRGINIA DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 13 DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 01 DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 43 GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PVT# Private GRADE: CODE 8 Private BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION BI# Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA BRANCH: CODE 00 Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA FIELD USE AS DESIRED # # TERM OF ENLISTMENT 5 Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law LONGEVITY ### ### SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL 0 Civil Life NATIVITY 54 WEST VIRGINIA YEAR OF BIRTH 21 21 RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 1 White, citizen EDUCATION 0 Grammar school CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 993 Undefined Code MARITAL STATUS 6 Single, without dependents COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men) CARD NUMBER # # BOX NUMBER 0971 FILM REEL NUMBER 5.33#

    8. [S-1444881162] WWII Army Enlistment Records 1938-1946, Ancestry.com, WWII Army Enlistment Records, 13 Jan 1943.
      Name: Perry V Burress Birth Year: 1921 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: West Virginia State of Residence: West Virginia Enlistment Date: 13 Jan 1943 Enlistment State: Virginia Enlistment City: Huntington West Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Grade: Private Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: Grammar school Marital Status: Single, without dependents Height: 64 Weight: 118

    9. [S-1444881080] Marriage Certificate, Marriage Certificate, 10 January 1944.
      Husband's Name Perry Vernon Burress Husband's Age 21 Husband's Birthplace Canebrake, West Virginia Husband's Father Not Given Husband's Mother Not Given Wife's Name Adaline Whitt Wife's Age 18 Wife's Birthplace Mingo County, West Virginia Wife's Father Hence Whitt Wife's Mother Not Given Marriage Date 10 January 1944 Marriage Place McDowell County, West Virginia Performed By D.S. Renn