{{ Burress & Palmer Genealogy }}

Melvin Wesley Burress

Male 1907 - 1985  (77 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All

  • Name Melvin Wesley Burress 
    Born 7 Sep 1907  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Local Newspaper 9 Aug 1929  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1930  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Local Newspaper 20 July 1932  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Local Newspaper 5 Jan 1940  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Local Newspaper 3 July 1965  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Local Newspaper 21 Oct 1965  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Local Newspaper 21 Oct 1965  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 31 Mar 1985  Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age 77 years 
    Siblings 14 siblings 
    Person ID P473  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father Henry Preston "Bud" Burress
              b. 30 May 1883, Clinch River, Tazewell, Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 22 Dec 1964, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Mary Frances Quesenberry
              b. 10 Aug 1885, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Jul 1942, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 27 Jul 1904  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F172  Group Sheet

    Wife Ollie Uva Beavers
              b. 1 Jan 1911, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Dec 1980, Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1929  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F197  Group Sheet

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Sep 1907 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Mar 1929 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLocal Newspaper - Miss Margaret Burress is visiting her brother, Mr. Melvin Burress. - 9 Aug 1929 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLocal Newspaper - Mr. and Mrs. M. W. Burress spent Saturday night with grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Mose Beavers. - 20 July 1932 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLocal Newspaper - Miss Raye Whitt of Caretta, West Virginia, spent the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. M.W. Burress of this place. - 5 Jan 1940 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1940 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLocal Newspaper - Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Burress were Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Beavers and Jerry, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Elkins, Karen and Beth and Mr. and Mrs. Danny Ferrara. - 3 July 1965 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLocal Newspaper - Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Burress visited Mr. and Mrs. Pete Beavers and Mr. Willie Sparks in War. WV Sunday. Mr. Sparks underwent surgery recently. - 21 Oct 1965 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLocal Newspaper - Mr. and Mrs. Milt Simmons and Bonnie of Raven, Mr. and Mrs. Jasper Neel and Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Burress, visited Mr. and Mrs. Joe Brown Sunday. - 21 Oct 1965 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1985 - Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Maps 
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444870209] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, ), Year: 1930; Census Place: Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Birth date: abt 1908 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1930 Residence place: Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia

    2. [S-1325724581] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627).
      Birth date: abt 1907 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, United States

    3. [S-897172262] Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).