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Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton Burress

Male 1880 - 1964  (84 years)

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  • Name Raleigh "Raul" Hamilton Burress 
    Born 28 August 1880  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Draft Card 1918  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920 1920  Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930 1930  Big Creek, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    CV News 4 Jan 1935  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    CV News 31 Jan 1935  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia 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 
    CV News 11 Jul 1935  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 24 July 1939  Baptist Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Deed 15 Feb 1941  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Draft Card 1942  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1964  Earls Family Cemetery, Cliffield, Earls Branch, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Oct 1964  Bristol, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 84 years 
    Siblings 8 siblings 
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    Person ID P96  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    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

    Wife 1 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 
    Children 12 children 
    Family ID F204  Group Sheet

    Wife 2 Frances McCoy
              b. 5 Dec 1877, Russell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 May 1957, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1929  Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Family ID F203  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 August 1880 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Raleigh living with new wife Cannie, no children yet. Renting house. Occupation Day Labor, currently working. Can read/write - 1900 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jan 1900 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wife wife Cana, children Walter (8), Sarah (6), Byrd (4), Emery (3) and Dora (1) Married 10 years. Renting house; coal miner, can read/write - 1910 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Card - 1918 - Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1920 - With wife Cannie and children Matilda, Byrd, Emery, Dora, Ernest, Sherman, Georgia and Lola. Renting home, Truck Loyer for coal mine (no idea what a Loyer is, probably misspelled on census) assuming Sarah died, doubt she'd be married yet. - 1920 - Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Apr 1929 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1930 - Street address 255 Berwind-Newhall Road. Renting home $8 month. with 2nd wife Frances, children Georgia, Elise, Perry, Joe S No radio, Miner. (Elsie is Frances daughter, I thought Joe was too until I found his birth info, Ral. & Cana were his parents) - 1930 - Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCV News - In the Clinch Valley Newspaper -Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Burress were visiting children in West Virginia last week - 4 Jan 1935 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCV News - In the Clinch Valley Newspaper - Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Burress were visiting their uncle (probably Dudley P. Earls) in Cliffield Sunday. - 31 Jan 1935 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCV News - In the Clinch Valley Newspaper - R. H. Burress was visiting his son (May be Byrd P. Burress) at Canebrake over the weekend. - 22 Mar 1935 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCV News - In the Clinch Valley Newspaper - Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Burress, Cedar Bluff, were the dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Burress here Sunday. - 11 Jul 1935 - Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Deed Between R.H & Frances Burress and J. Ed and Blanche Bandy. - 24 July 1939 - Baptist Valley, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Deed between R.H. and Frances Burress and Byrd P. and Ella Burress. - 15 Feb 1941 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Card - Draft Card - 1942 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1964 - Earls Family Cemetery, Cliffield, Earls Branch, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Oct 1964 - Bristol, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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