Tag: Ida Mae Burris Adams

William Henry Burris – On This Date in 1931

On this date the 17th of May, in 1931, our paternal great-great-grandfather William “Bill” Burris passed away in Porterville, California.** William Henry Burris was married to Jane Deborah Garner and they had 10 children. Interesting Tidbits:* General information:  William Henry was a taxpayer in the County of Barry, Missouri and listed on various enumeration papers.  He was also on the school…

RosaLee Clawson – On This Date in 2007

On this date, the 10th of May in 2007, our great Aunt RosaLee of Park Hill, Oklahoma passed away. RosaLee Burris was married to John Wayne Clawson. RosaLee was born on June 30th, 1940, exactly 20 years later to the day of her eldest sister Ida Mae Burris, our paternal grandmother. RosaLee was also the youngest child…

Sarah Ann Burris – On This Date in 1900

On this date the 4th of May, in 1900, our paternal great-great-great grandmother Sarah Ann Burris passed away in Missouri.* She is buried at Munsey Cemetery in Eagle Rock, Missouri. She was born November 8, 1834 to Henry and Susanna Garner. Sarah Ann Garner was married to Asahel Burris on December 6, 1856 and they had 8 children.   Here is how we…

Sylvia Carlile – On This Date in 1890

On this date the 19th of April in 1890, our paternal great-great-great grandmother Sylvia Kelley Carlile passed away in Bristow, Indian Territory, Oklahoma, USA.* Sylvia (AKA Silva or Silvia) Kelley was born in Concharty, Indian Territory, Oklahoma in 1865 to father Wilson Kelley. Her mother’s name is unknown and am still researching.* Sylvia Kelley married Thomas Carlile and had…

Doris Lucille Wilburn – On This Date in 2006

On this date, the 14th of April in 2006, our great-aunt Doris of Ratliff City, Oklahoma passed away. Doris Lucille Burris was born to Asa Azil Burris and Rosa Pearl Raabe on February 12, 1929. She was a younger sister to our paternal grandmother Ida Mae Burris. Doris Lucille Burris and Jack Wallace Wilburn were united…

Ernest Vernon Burris – On This Date in 2004

On this date, the 9th of March in 2004, our great Uncle Earnie of Drumright, Oklahoma passed away. Ernest Vernon Burris was born to Asa Azil Burris and Rosa Pearl Raabe on January 1, 1932. He was a younger brother to our paternal grandmother Ida Mae Burris. Special note: We are still researching! Comment if you…

James Albert Burris – On This Date in 1999

On this date, the 30th of December in 1999, our great Uncle James of Drumright, Oklahoma passed away. James Albert Burris was born to Asa Azil Burris and Rosa Pearl Raabe on April 14, 1933. He was a younger brother to our paternal grandmother Ida Mae Burris. James and his wife have 3 children Debbie, Greg,…

Charles L. Burris – On This Date in 1998

On this date, the 1st of December  in 1995, our great-uncle Charlie passed away and is buried at Flynn Cemetery in Agra, Oklahoma. Charles L. Burris was born on August 20, 1921 to parents Asa Azil Burris and Rosa Pearl Raabe. He served in the US Army during World War II and was a younger…