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Re: Burton-Harris

Posted: 8 Jul 2013 5:27PM GMT
Classification: Query

Familysearch.org confirms the 1854 Arkansas marriage between R W Burton & Frances E C Harris.

According to the 1900 census Robert Burton and wife Frances born GA 1830 had been married for 23 years which would be about 1877.

Frances E C Burton is listed on the Titus county genweb buried White Oak Springs Cemetery, death 1875 with identifiying headstone.

http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/titus/cemeteries/whiteoaksp...
Burton, Francis A. July 7, 1826 - September 6, 1911 A loving grandmother
Burton, Thomas N. May 10, 1856 - December 7, 1877 God has laid up in heaven, a crown which cannot fade. The righteous Judge on that great day shall place it on his head

Burton, Frances E. C. September 27, 1835-December 29, 1875 Wife of R. W. Burton. Reunion in heaven when shall we meet again meet again meet never to sever. When will death wreath her chain round us forever.

Robert W Burton is not listed so the other Francis is probably the 2nd wife Frances Scarborough also born in GA ?and they married about 2 years after Frances Harris died.

According to the 1900 census the 2nd Frances Burton's parents were born North Carolina. Who was Frances Scarborough was previously married to ?

Robert Burton 34 Alabama
Francis Burton 28 Georgia 1832
Thomas Burton 3 Arkansas 1857

1880 Titus Co
Self Robert Burton 55 Alabama
Wife Francis Burton 45 Georgia
Daughter Fanie Burton 12 Texas
Daughter Emely Burton 9 Texas
Daughter Lucy Burton 6 Texas 1874

The Titus county courthouse was burned and records of marriages for that timeframe are gone. There is no death certifucate for Francis A Burton died 1911.

Name: Frances Burton Bigham
Event Date: 03 Apr 1950
Event Place: El Paso, El Paso, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): White
Age (Formatted): 80 years 3 months 20 days
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 15 Dec 1869
Birthplace: Mount Pleasant, Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Robert W. Burton
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Frances Harris
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Housewife
Residence Place: El Paso, El Paso, Texas
Cemetery (Original): Evergreen Cemetery
Burial Place: El Paso, Texas
Burial Date: 05 Apr 1950
Informant's Name (Original): Mrs. Edith B Snyder
GS Film number: 2074336
Digital Folder Number: 4165888
Image Number: 1830
Reference ID: cn 17329
Citing this Record
"Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/

Name: Emily Ann Cullum
Event Date: 04 Mar 1952
Event Place: Stamford, Jones, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): white
Age (Formatted): 80 years 5 months 4 days
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 30 Sep 1871
Birthplace: Ark.
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Robert Burton
Father's Birthplace: Ark.
Mother's Name: Frances Harris
Mother's Birthplace: Ark.
Occupation: Housekeeper
Residence Place: Stamford, Jones, Texas
Cemetery (Original): Highland Cemetery
Burial Place: Stamford, Texas
Burial Date: 05 Mar 1952
Informant's Name (Original): Edna Cullum
GS Film number: 2075020
Digital Folder Number: 4167219
Image Number: 3479
Reference ID: 13543
Citing this Record
"Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org


Name: Myrtle Frances Wright
Event Date: 21 Mar 1965
Event Place: Precinct 3, Howard, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): White
Age (Formatted): 71 years
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 15 Feb 1894
Birthplace: Mt. Pleasant, Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Artemis A. Patterson
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Lucy Burton
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Housewife (Rtd.)
Residence Place: Hereford, Deaf Smith, Texas
Cemetery (Original): City of Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas
Burial Place: Hereford, Texas
Burial Date: 21 Mar 1965
Informant's Name (Original):
GS Film number: 2117751
Digital Folder Number: 4028297
Image Number: 1758
Reference ID: cn 17365

Above Myrtle married William A Wright had dtr Ruth Wright abt 1914 and lived in Castro Co 1920-1940 Myrtle had a half sister named Virgie/Virginia Johnson b. 1907

1900 Titus County
Head Lucy Patterson 27 Texas Dec says 1873
Daughter Myrtle Patterson 7 Texas 1893
Daughter Maggie Patterson 6 Texas 1894
Daughter Alvin Patterson 4 Texas 1896

Patterson, A. A. February 13, 1869-March 24, 1898 Not gone from memory, not gone from life, but gone to our Father’s home in Heaven buried White Oak Springs, Titus Co

Name: James Johnson
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Age:
Spouse's Name: Lucy Patterson
Spouse's Birth Date:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Age:
Marriage Date: 04 Dec 1901
Event Place: Titus, Texas

1910 Lubbock TX
SELF James M Johnson 41y Mississippi married 2x 8 yrs
WIFE Lucy A Johnson 36y Texas 1874 married 2x says had 5 children
DAU Othela Key/Kee Johnson 16y Arkansas 1894-1991 married Sidney Randolph Clark and settled in Lubbock.
DAU Maggie Patterson 15y Texas
DAU Alvin Patterson F 13y Texas
DAU Alice J Johnson 7y Texas married Harold H Griffith b. KS dtr Grace M Griffith 1925
DAU Virginia Johnson 3y Texas

Name: Mrs. J. M. Johnson
Event Date: 07 Dec 1918 pneumonia
Event Place: Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): White
Age (Formatted): 45 years
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 07 Dec 1873
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Robt. W. Burton
Father's Birthplace: Ala.
Mother's Name: Fannie Burton
Mother's Birthplace: Ala.
Occupation: Housekeeper
Residence Place:
Cemetery (Original):
Burial Place: Lubbock, Tex.
Burial Date: 08 Dec 1918
Informant's Name (Original): J M Johnson
GS Film number: 2073523
Digital Folder Number: 4033251
Image Number: 1172
Reference ID: Item 3 cn 57564

Photo of Lucy A Johnson's headstone
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=jo...;

Name: Mrs. H. H. Griffith
Event Date: 02 Jan 1935
Event Place: Amarillo, Potter, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): w
Age (Formatted): 32 years
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 22 Feb 1902
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: H. H. Griffith
Father's Name: J. M. Johnson
Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
Mother's Name: Lucy Burton
Mother's Birthplace: Texas
Occupation: Housewife
Residence Place: Lubbock, Texas
Cemetery (Original):
Burial Place: Lubbock, Tex
Burial Date: 02 Jan 1935
Informant's Name (Original): Mrs. R B (Margaret Patterson) Boren, Amarillo
GS Film number: 2116252
Digital Folder Number: 4030349
Image Number: 3258
Reference ID: 4236

Photo of Alice Johnson Griffith's headstone
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=gr...;

Margaret Patterson married Robert B Boren b. TX abt 1886 son Jack b. OK abt 1919. Virginia Johnson was living with them in Castro Co in 1930.
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