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John Thomas Burress

John Thomas Burress

Male 1889 - 1958  (69 years)

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  • Name John Thomas Burress  [1
    Born 11 May 1889  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900 1900  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 1958  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 15 Oct 1958  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Age 69 years 
    Buried
    Mary Ann Repass Burress Grave
    John Thomas Burress Gravestone
    Siblings 8 siblings 
    Photos
    John Thomas Burress
    Person ID P966  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

    Wife Rosa "Rosie" Ethel Lee Griffith
              b. 21 Sep 1898, Jewel Ridge, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 06 October 1977, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1910  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 12 children 
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    John Thomas Burress and Rosa Griffits
    Family ID F184  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1889 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1900 - 1900 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Sep 1910 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 1958 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Oct 1958 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-897172262] Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    2. [S-1444881254] Grave Stone, Grave Stone, 15 October 1958.
      John T. Burress At Rest May 11, 1889 Oct 15, 1958

    3. [S-1444881229] Court Records, Virginia; Circuit Court of the County of Tazewell, 17 Aug 1959.
      Virginia; Circuit Court of the County of TazewellEstate of John T. Burress, deceasedI, the undersigned, who this day qualified before the Clerk of the Circuit Court of the County of Tazewell as Administrator of the estate of John T. Burress, deceased, late of the County of Tazewell, Virginia, on my oath do say that I have made diligent inquiry and that I believe the following to be a true and correct list together with the ages and the addresses of the heirs of my decedent, John T. Burress, who died intestate on October 15, 1958.List of HeirsRose Burress 65 Widow Cedar Bluff Virginia Virginia Mae Mathena 47 Daughter Tazewell Virginia Hobert Burress 45 Son Whitewood Virginia William Burress 43 Son Jewell Valley Virginia Harvey Burress 41 Son Jewell Valley Virginia Helen B. Buskill 39 Daughter Richlands Virginia Frankie Burress 37 Son St. Augustine Florida Lila B. Dile 35 Daughter Baltimore Maryland Oliver Titus Burress 28 Son Whitewood Virginia Paul Burress 26 Son Cedar Bluff Virginia Henry Burress 24 Son Miami Florida Given under my hand this 17th day of August, 1959Rosa Burress, Admin'r

    4. [S-1444881244] Marriage Record, Tazewell County Marriage Register 3, Page 202, Line 189, 28 September 1910.
      Husband's Name John Burress Husband's Age 21 Husband's Birthplace Tazewell County, Virginia Husband's Residence Tazewell County, Virginia Husband's Condition Single Husband's Father John Husband's Mother Matilda Husband's Occupation Miner Wife's Name Rose Griffits Wife's Age 17 Wife's Birthplace Tazewell County, Virginia Wife's Residence Tazewell County, Virginia Wife's Condition Single Wife's Father M.J Wife's Mother B.J Marriage Date 28 September 1910 Marriage Place Tazewell County, Virginia Performed By G.G. Martin