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Thomas Burress

Male 1782 - 1867  (85 years)


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  • Name Thomas Burress 
    Born 1782  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Land Survey 1802  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    PP Tax List 14 April 1803  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    PP Tax List 25 Mar 1806  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Served as Juror 23 April 1806  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Jury 25 June 1806  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Appointed Ensign 22 July 1806  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Appointed Lieut. 25 Apr1810  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Court 26 Aug 1806  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Land Grant 31 Mar 1808  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Served as Juror 28 June 1808  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Land Tax 1814  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830 1830  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1867  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 85 years 
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Person ID P1448  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father William Burress
              b. 1750, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1815-1820?, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ellender Candler (?)
              b. Abt 1757, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1774  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F225  Group Sheet

    Wife Mary "Polly" Bonham
              b. 1793, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 May 1853, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1817  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F1720  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1782 - Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Survey - Surveyed for Thomas Burriss, 300 acres of land assignee of Henry Williams and John Turley... - 1802 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPP Tax List - Thomas begins appearing on tax list in 1805-06 missing in 1807, then appears again for 1806-14 missing in 1815 appears again in 1816-1820 - 14 April 1803 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPP Tax List - Thomas listed with 1 horse - 25 Mar 1806 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsServed as Juror - Juror for Commonwealth vs. George Todd, Not Guilty. - 23 April 1806 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJury - Commonwealth vs. Edward Corder - 25 June 1806 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAppointed Ensign - Thomas Burriss recommended to act as Ensign in room of David Peery, promoted. - 22 July 1806 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAppointed Lieut. - Thomas Burriss appointed Lieut in room of Adam Harman, resigned. - 25 Apr1810 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt - Benjamin Corder vs. Thomas Burriss. Petition and Summons. Judgement granted plaintiff for 5.13 and costs. - 26 Aug 1806 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - 300 acres. Surveyed 20 Aug 1804 In Burkes Garden on waters of Wolf Creek. East end of Burkes Garden, at Wilson's corner. - 31 Mar 1808 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsServed as Juror - Juror for Commonwealth vs. William Oney. Dismissed. - 28 June 1808 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Tax - 300 acres, Burkes Garden 16SE - 1814 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Nov 1817 - Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1830 - 1830 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1867 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881217] Law Order Books, Order bk 1 pg 280.

    2. [S-1444881211] Tazewell County Court Order Book.
      Order Bk 1 Pg 217

    3. [S-1444881211] Tazewell County Court Order Book, Book 1 page 224.

    4. [S-1444881211] Tazewell County Court Order Book, Book 1 Pg 226.

    5. [S-1444881211] Tazewell County Court Order Book, Book 1 Page 293.